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COLLEGE: Finished second among school career leaders in digs with 1,708 (4.51) ... First-team American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American as senior in 2010 ... Second-team Daktronics West Region all-star and first-team GNAC all-star ... GNAC Academic all-star for third straight season ... GNAC Player of the Week ... Ranked No.15 nationally and led GNAC in digs with 464 (5.52) ... Also had 30 assists and 16 service aces ... Had nine matches with 20 or more digs, having career-high 46 at Central Washington on 9/12/10 and 34 vs. Seattle Pacific on 11/19/10 in regional semifinal ... Honorable mention GNAC all-star as junior in 2009 ... Played in all 27 matches and 97 of 99 sets ... All-tournament pick at SoCal Classic, Central Washington Invitational and WWU Invitational ... Led team and ranked fourth among league leaders with 508 digs (5.24) ... Also had 25 service aces ... Had 24 double-figure dig matches, ending season with 20 straight, and had season-high 31 digs versus Northwest Nazarene on 10/08/09 ... Tied career high with five service aces at Cal State Dominguez Hills on 8/28/09 ... Honorable mention AVCA All-American as sophomore in 2008 ... Also second-team Daktronics and honorable mention AVCA West Region all-star and second-team GNAC all-star ... Ranked third nationally in NCAA Division II and led league in digs with 561 (6.10) ... Had 23 double-figure dig matches with season-high 32 vs. Cal State Stanislaus on 9/5/08 ... Also ranked fourth among GNAC leaders in service aces (34, 0.37) with career-high five vs. Bemidji State on 9/12/08 ... Played in all 31 matches and 106 games as freshman in 2007 ... Had 175 digs (1.05), 10 assists and 10 service aces ... Had five double-figure dig matches, including season-high 17 vs. Washburn KS at NCAA II Elite Eight on 11/30/07 ... Four letters.
HIGH SCHOOL: Everett Herald Player of the Year as senior at Archbishop Murphy High School ... First-team Everett Herald all-Area and all-Cascade Conference selection ... Helped Wildcats to 14-4 record and school's first Class 2A state tournament appearance ... Set school records for digs in match (29), season (228) and career ... Jersey No.9 retired ... Team captain for second year ... Honorable mention Associated Press all-State as junior ... First-team all-Area and all-league pick ... Team MVP ... Coaches Award winner as sophomore on squad that made school's first district appearance ... Was setter as freshman ... Started and lettered four years.
PERSONAL: Major is psychology.
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