Michael Wexter
Michael  Wexter


New Lenox, Ill.

High School:
Lincoln-Way West HS


Outside Hitter



Wieczorek's Career-High 28-Kills Propels Waves to 3-1 Win at UCSD

David Wieczorek led the team with a career-high 28 kills on a career-best .591 attack ouput.


No. 8 Waves Sweep Past UC San Diego on Senior Night

Thanks to seniors Mitchell Penning, Kyle Suppes, Soren Dion-Kindem, James Gehrels, Chad McCalliseter, Max States and Joshua Stewart.


Big Defensive Effort Leads No. 9 Waves to 3-1 Win at No. 8 Stanford

Michael Wexter tabbed his first career double-double with 15 kills and a career-best 12 digs.


No. 9 Waves Crash Down on No. 14 CSUN in Five-Set Brawl

David Wieczorek led the team with 23 kills on a .487 success rate, Clay Carr added eight blocks and Mitchell Penning was good for three aces on the night.


Stewart's Big Night Pushes #9 Waves Over #12 UCSB, 3-1

The Waves posted a .386 hitting percentage (58-9-127), including a .647 output (11-0-17) in the second set alone to earn the win.


Men's Volleyball: No. 8 Pepperdine vs. No. 5 UC Irvine

Men's Volleyball: No. 8 Pepperdine vs. No. 5 UC Irvine

MichaelWexter_CareerStats Get Acrobat Reader

PEPPERDINE CAREER: Has played in 36 matches with 20 starts after two seasons in the Waves’ uniform … In 119 sets played, has posted a .313 hitting percentage after marking 212 kills and 89 errors on 542 swings … Also tabbed 48 assists, 138 digs, 50 blocks and 22 aces for the Waves … Averaged 1.30 kills/set, 0.14 aces/set, 0.32 blocks/set and 0.86 digs/set … Earned his first career double-double at Stanford (3/18/17) with 15 kills, 12 digs, four block assists and two aces … Posted a career-best 22 kills at Loyola Chicago (1/13/17) and a .560 hitting percentage (15-1-25) against BYU (3/11/17) … Totaled a career0best five aces against Cal Baptist (1/25/17) and six blocks against UCLA (2/11/17). 

PEPPERDINE 2017: Started 20-of-22 matches played for the Waves as a sophomore … In 83 sets charted, averaged 3.10 points/set after putting up 2.53 kills/set, 1.63 digs/set, 0.58 blocks/set, 0.25 aces/set and 0.20 assists/set … Led the Waves with 21 total aces and 0.25 aces/set … Posted 210 kills and 89 errors with 537 total swings for a .225 success rate … Ranked second on the team with 135 digs … Also amassed 48 total blocks including four solo rejections … Tabbed his first career double-double with 15 kills, two aces, 12 digs and four block assists at Stanford (3/18) … Hit for double-figure kills in nine matches … Posted a career-high 22 kills at Loyola Chicago (1/13) and a career-best five aces against Cal Baptist (1/25) … Led the Waves in aces in eight matches, digs in seven matches, kills in six matches, hitting percentage in four matches and blocks in three matches … Marked eight or more kills on 13 occasions, five or more digs 15 times, three or more blocks eight times and two or more aces in six matches.

Appeared in 14 matches and 36 sets as a freshman … Amassed a .400 hitting percentage after going 2-0-5 on the offensive … Totaled three assists, three digs, two blocks and one ace for four points … Had two kills on a 2-0-4 output, with three digs and one block in the season home-opener against Concordia-Irvine (1/10) … Posted an ace and six total service attempts in a three-set bout with UCLA (2/19) … In a series of two exhibition matches against Saskatchewan (1/2-3) to start the 2016 campaign, Wexter appeared in two sets, collecting 10 kills on a .533 success rate (10-2-15), two assists, two digs and one block.

USA VOLLEYBALL: In the summer of 2016, was a member of the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team … Wexter, along with fellow Wave Jack Cole, helped the team to the Men’s U21 NORCECA Continental Championship title with a four-set win over Cuba in Gastineau, Quebec, Canada … The team also dominated Team Canada and Team St. Vincent and the Grenadines in straight sets to move on to the title match … Played for the U.S. Junior National Team in 2015 and the U.S. A1 Continental Team in 2014 … Helped the 2015 team to a seventh place finish at the FIVB Boys’ U19 World Championships.

CLUB: Played for Ultimate Volleyball Club for eight seasons … Led the U14 team to an USAV Junior National Championship title in 2010 and the U16 and U14 teams to fifth place finishes in 2011 and 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Lincoln-Way West in New Lenox, Ill. in 2015 … Currently leads LWW in career assists, aces and kills and is the single season record-holder in aces, assists and blocks … Named Joliet Herald and Daily Southtown Player of the Year … Earned a spot on the All-State first team in senior campaign and second team in junior campaign … Named to All-Area first team three consecutive seasons (sophomore-senior campaigns) … In senior season, collected 468 assists, 251 kills and 72 aces … Led Lincoln-Way West to a Southwest Suburban Conference Co-Championship regular season in 2015 … Also earned high academic honors in every semester.

PERSONAL: Son of Randy and Sara … Father, Randy, played golf for Northern Iowa University and currently coaches both men’s and women’s golf at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, Ind. … Has three siblings, Halli, Jenna and Connor … Brother, Connor, played volleyball at Carthage College and sister, Jenna, was a pole vaulter at Northern Iowa University … Career goal is to represent U.S.A. at the Olympics … Majoring in Sport Administration at Pepperdine ... His most thrilling moment in sports to date was “playing in the world championship tournament with the USA Youth National Team.”

FAVORITES: Favorite professional athlete is Michael Jordan … Favorite professional team is the Chicago Bulls … Favorite book is The Camel Club by David Baldacci … Favorite TV show is The Office … Favorite movie is Warrior … Favorite food are tacos … Favorite musical artist is Mumford and Sons … Favorite sport other than volleyball is basketball.

Pepperdine Waves
Official online store