Abbey Dayton
Libero 11
Ladera Ranch, 
Last School
San Juan Hills High School
Roster Years


  • Parents are Adam and Christy
  • Enjoys skiing, waterskiing and Chick-fil-A
  • Has a phobia of applesauce

Before BYU

  • Two-time All-League First Team
  • South Coast League MVP
  • All-Orange County First Team
  • All-CIF Southern Section First Team
  • All-State Second Team
  • Four-time league champion
  • Four-time Scholar Athlete
  • Played club with Laguna Beach VBC, T-Street and A4 17's and 18's
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

  • Played in 75 sets with 86 digs, 12 assists and three aces 
  • Helped BYU to a 26-5 record and the second round of the NCAA Tournament
  • Had a career-high 10 digs in the season opener against Boise State (8/30)
Sophmore Year 2020

  • Helped BYU to a 17-2 season, the WCC title, an NCAA Sweet 16 appearance and No. 15 final ranking
  • Started 12 matches and appeared in all 63 matches, totaling 115 digs, 16 assists and six aces
  • Matched her career high of 10 digs at Pepperdine (2/23) and at Saint Mary's (3/26)
  • Recorded a career-high three aces against UCLA in the secord round of the NCAA Tournament (4/15)
Junior Year 2021

  • Played in matches and 22 sets
  • Tallied 19 digs, two assists and two service aces
Senior Year 2022

  • Contributed to the Cougars’ 11th-consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance
  • Played in 17 matches during the 2022 season, finishing with 24 digs and two assists
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

  • Elyse Stowell, Alyssa Montoya, Kate Grimmer, Abbey Dayton and Sophia Callahan named WCC All-Academic Honorable Mentions