14 Simon Chen-Byerley
14 Simon Chen-Byerley
Height: 6-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Northfield, Ill.
High School: New Trier HS
Position: MB
2007 (Junior)
Simon saw action in 104 games for Pacific over 31 matches, earning 27 starts. He had 200 kills on 393 attempts for a team leading, .349 hitting percentage. Chen-Byerley garnered a season-high 12 kills on Feb. 28 versus Saint Francis (PA) University as the Tigers defeated the Cougars, 3-1. Simon finished the season, second on the team with a 1.02 blocks per game average. 2006 (Sophomore)
Chen-Byerley played in 92 games for the Tigers, seeing action in 28 matches while starting 26. Simon led Pacific in blocks, averaging 1.12 per game, while recording 153 kills on 334 attacks. Simon recorded a career high 13 kills against Southern California on February 25th. 2005 (Freshman)
Simon played in 94 games for the Tigers, recording 116 kills on 267 attempts. His 116 kills are the most of any Pacific returner. He also contributed six blocks and 30 digs during his freshman season. High School
Simon graduated in 2004 from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. Named the Trevian's team captain his senior season, Simon was named a Fab50 player his senior season. To go along with the honor, Chen-Byerley was named to the All-Illinios State Second Team. In 2003, Simon was an All-State honorable mention and for the final two years of his high school career, he was named to the All-Central Suburban League and all-area teams. Personal
Simon is the son of Lillian Chen-Byerley and David Byerley. He has one older sister and one younger brother, Victoria (23) and Max (17). In his third year at Pacific, Simon is majoring in business.