Dennis Gonzalez
Dennis Gonzalez

Player Profile
RS Senior

San Juan, PR

High School:
Colegio San Ignacio

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185



2005 -- Ranked eighth in league assists average at 12.2 and 17th nationally ... Set the Bruins to victory on the road at BYU (1/29) in his first start of the season ... Had three kills and added 39 assists and one solo block in a key three-game victory ... Recorded a career-high of 67 assists vs. Stanford (2/17) with an ace, two total blocks and eight digs ... Scored a career-high of 10.0 points vs. USC (3/10) on a career-high seven kills and six block assists ...Recorded two other matches of 60 or more set assists and seven matches of 50 or more ... Broke his finger in practice prior to the MPSF playoffs and did not play in the post-season.

2004 -- Earned MPSF Honorable Mention honors ... Ranked fourth nationally and in MPSF set assists ... Recorded a career-high of 66 set assists vs. UCSD (2/13) and added seven digs, two block assists and an ace ... Matched his career-high for assists vs. UCSB (2/18) ... Recorded a career-high of three kills vs. BYU (4/8) ... Recorded 59 assists in the Bruins' 3-2 victory vs. BYU (4/9) and added seven digs, a career-high of two aces and four total blocks ... Recorded a career best of four total blocks vs. USC (1/29) to go along with 40 assists and five digs ... Against Pepperdine (1/31), he recorded 47 assists, two kills (.667), nine digs and two block assists ... Against Pepperdine (4/3), he recorded 50 set assists and set four players to double-digit kills in a 3-0 victory ... Recorded 54 assists in matches against Hawaii (2/26) and UCSB (4/17) ... Recorded a key block in Game 4 vs. UCI (3/17) to give the Bruins a 29-27 lead.

2003 -- Played in five matches and nine games ... Recorded a career-high of 61 set assists vs. Lewis (3/5) in his only start of the season ... Recorded 17 set assists in Game 2 vs. Concordia.

2002 -- Redshirted the season.

High School -- Played for Coach Julio Figueroa at Colegio San Ignacio.

Club Volleyball -- Played for Terrimax Club in San Juan and earned All-America honors in the U-16 Division ... Won six medals at the club level, including four silvers.

Personal -- Chose UCLA for its academics and volleyball tradition ... Lists his biggest thrill as representing the United States in the NORCECA Tournament ... Father Jorge played 10 years with the Puerto Rican National Team... Enjoys surfing in his spare time ... History major.