20 - Christian Ahlin
Christian Ahlin
Height: 6-7
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Winnetka, Ill.
High School: New Trier HS
Position: MB
m 28
k/s 1.19
h % .306
a/s 0.03
b/s 0.93
sa/s 0.06
d/s 0.18

2013 (Senior):
Ahlin concluded his career in the Orange and Black with 95 total blocks, good for .93 per set. The middle blocker also added 121 kills on 255 swings to hit .306 on the year. 

2012 (Junior):
Ahlin had a breakout season for the Tigers collecting 125 kills, while hitting .316 from the middle blocker position. He also recorded 11 services aces and 18 digs for the season. On the opposite side of the net, Ahlin tied for the second most blocks with 88 total, including nine solos.  

2011 (Sophomore): 
During his second year with the Tigers, Ahlin had 25 kills in 13 matches while earning five starts. He finished the season with an impressive attacking percentage of .438. 

2010 (Freshman):
Playing his first year of collegiate volleyball, Christian saw action in six matches throughout the year while earning four starts. The freshman completed the season with 25 kills, averaging 1.56 per game while defensively posting 12 blocks in 16 games for a 0.75 average. Ahlin’s top match of the season came against UC Santa Barbara on April 2 when he posted a season-high 10 kills on just 13 attacks to hit an impressive .769. The match marked the first time in his career in which he posted double-digit kills.

High School:
Christian attended New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill., where he lettered in volleyball twice. He was named Third Team All-State and All Tournament at the Tiger Classic. In 2009, The Chicago Sun-Times named Ahlin Best Blocker for his senior season.

Personal:
Christian Ahlin was born in Chicago, Ill. He is the son of John Ahlin and Beverly Gaabo and has an older brother, Erik. Christian is an environmental studies major at Pacific. When he is not playing volleyball, Ahlin enjoys reading and watching TV.


Recent Games
Mar 30 Cal State Northridge W, 3-1
Apr 2 Stanford L, 3-0
Apr 5 at UC San Diego W, 3-2
Apr 6 at UC Irvine L, 3-0
Apr 12 BYU L, 3-0
Apr 13 Cal Baptist W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 24
Sets 102 86
Kills 121 99
Kills per set 1.19 1.15
Errors 43 39
Total Attacks 255 216
Hitting Percentage .306 .278
Assists 3 2
Assists per set 0.03 0.02
Service Aces 6 5
Service Errors 31 28
Service Aces per set 0.06 0.06
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 18 14
Digs per set 0.18 0.16
Block Solo 14 7
Block Assist 81 64
Block Total 95 71
Blocks per set 0.93 0.83
Block Errors 9 8
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 181.5 143.0
Points per set 1.8 1.7
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 4 George Mason W, 3-0 3 3 1 7 .286 1 0 1 0 1 1 3 1 4 0 5.5
Jan 12 at Stanford L, 3-2 5 14 2 18 .667 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Jan 18 at Pepperdine L, 3-0 3 3 4 9 -.111 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 4.0
Jan 20 at USC W, 3-1 4 6 2 15 .267 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 6 0 9.5
Jan 25 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-2 5 5 3 13 .154 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 0 6 0 8.5
Jan 27 UCLA L, 3-0 3 1 1 4 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Feb 1 UC Santa Cruz W, 3-1 4 4 1 10 .300 0 0 1 0 1 3 4 0 7 0 9.0
Feb 8 UC San Diego W, 3-1 4 2 2 10 .000 0 1 2 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 4.0
Feb 9 UC Irvine L, 3-0 3 3 2 6 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 4.5
Feb 15 at Long Beach State L, 3-0 3 9 1 13 .615 0 0 4 0 1 0 3 2 3 0 10.5
Feb 16 at Cal State Northridge L, 3-1 4 3 2 8 .125 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 5.0
Feb 22 at BYU L, 3-0 3 5 1 9 .444 0 0 3 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Mar 1 Pepperdine L, 3-1 4 0 1 4 -.250 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 3.0
Mar 2 USC L, 3-1 4 3 0 9 .333 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Mar 6 at Cal Baptist L, 3-0 3 2 1 5 .200 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2.5
Mar 8 at UCLA L, 3-0 3 6 2 9 .444 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Mar 9 at UC Santa Barbara L, 3-0 2 0 0 1 .000 0 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Mar 15 Grand Canyon L, 3-2 5 9 1 14 .571 0 1 1 0 1 3 8 0 11 0 17.0
Mar 16 Grand Canyon W, 3-1 4 6 1 8 .625 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Mar 22 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 4 2 1 5 .200 0 0 2 0 1 0 6 0 6 0 5.0
Mar 23 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 4 3 2 8 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 5.0
Mar 29 Long Beach State L, 3-1 2 4 1 6 .500 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.0
Mar 30 Cal State Northridge W, 3-1 4 7 3 14 .286 1 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
Apr 2 Stanford L, 3-0 3 3 1 8 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 5.0
Apr 5 at UC San Diego W, 3-2 5 7 3 16 .250 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Apr 6 at UC Irvine L, 3-0 3 2 2 4 .000 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.0
Apr 12 BYU L, 3-0 3 2 2 9 .000 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 3.0
Apr 13 Cal Baptist W, 3-2 5 7 0 13 .538 1 0 1 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 10.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 28 102 121 1.19 43 255 .306 3 0.03 6 0.06 18 0.18 14 81 95 0.93 181.5 1.8
Conference 24 86 99 1.15 39 216 .278 2 0.02 5 0.06 14 0.16 7 64 71 0.83 143.0 1.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 15 56 59 1.05 20 135 .289 3 0.05 4 0.07 10 0.18 12 43 55 0.98 96.5 1.7
Away 13 46 62 1.35 23 120 .325 0 0.00 2 0.04 8 0.17 2 38 40 0.87 85.0 1.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 9 38 47 1.24 16 106 .292 3 0.08 3 0.08 11 0.29 9 28 37 0.97 73.0 1.9
Losses 19 64 74 1.16 27 149 .315 0 0.00 3 0.05 7 0.11 5 53 58 0.91 108.5 1.7

January 6 23 32 1.39 13 66 .288 1 0.04 0 0.00 2 0.09 3 17 20 0.87 43.5 1.9
February 6 21 26 1.24 9 56 .304 0 0.00 1 0.05 5 0.24 5 18 23 1.10 41.0 2.0
March 11 39 42 1.08 13 83 .349 1 0.03 4 0.10 7 0.18 5 34 39 1.00 68.0 1.7
April 5 19 21 1.11 8 50 .260 1 0.05 1 0.05 4 0.21 1 12 13 0.68 29.0 1.5