Count Down to First Serve: Meet Brittany Reardon
Brittany Reardon, senior middle blocker.
Aug. 15, 2014

BOISE, Idaho - As part of BroncoSports.com’s preview of Boise State volleyball we are featuring each player on a 14 day count down to the first serve against Gonzaga at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 29, in Bronco Gym to start the Northwest Challenge. We are starting with our seniors and working down the list by class.


Today’s Bronco player preview highlights redshirt-senior Brittany Reardon.

Brittany Reardon is a two-sport athlete for the Broncos playing both indoor and sand volleyball. She is a 6-foot-1 middle blocker where she has been a three-year starter. She is the all-time school record holder for career hitting percentage at .348. During the rally scoring era (2001-present) the senior currently ranks 11th in career kills (557), 12th in kills per set (1.88), eighth in block solos (23), fourth in block assists (232), fourth in total blocks (255) and 10th in total points (705). 


Number: 3
Position: Middle Blocker
Hometown: Stayton, Ore.
High School: Stayton
Major: Marketing


10 Questions with Brittany...

Q: Why did you choose Boise State?

A: I chose Boise State because I grew up in Boise. I moved away in 7th grade, and ever since then I knew I wanted to come back for college. My mom and step-dad also met and graduated at Boise State with a nursing degree. 


Q: What’s been your favorite thing about Boise so far?

A: My favorite thing about Boise is the size of the city and the sense of community throughout. It’s not too big and not too small. There is always something to do outside and everyone loves Boise State!


Q: What are some of your favorite hobbies outside of volleyball?

A: Anything outdoors and active. I love hiking, floating the river, playing in the snow, and just being outside in Boise’s perfect weather!


Q: Which teammate would win at “America’s Next Top Model”?

A: Coach Garus!


Q: What song gets you pumped up before a match?

A: Our “pre-game song” changes every year! We don’t have one for this season yet, but anything with a good pump up beat!


Q: What is your motto?

A: Gains!


Q: Who is your hero in life?

A: My hero is my mom! 


Q: If I could spend one day in history it would be with, why that person?

A: Robin Williams. He seemed like such a happy guy in front of the cameras, I would like to see what he was like and how he interacted with people in the real world!


Q: Who has been the most influential figure in your life so far?

A: The most influential person in my life so far has been Tyler Horn. He is such a hard worker and motivates me every day to be better in everything I do, in sports and life. 


Q: Looking to the future, what do you want to do in your life beyond college?

A: After college I want to find a job that I enjoy. Although I don’t know what that is yet, I really want to work with people!

 


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