WWU Career (2012-15): Finished her WWU career with 770 kills (21st in WWU history), 127 service aces (13th in WWU history), 1,167 digs (9th in WWU history) and 177 total blocks (21t in WWU history)...played in 391 career sets and 114 matches during her WWU career...one of just 11 players in program history to record 1,000 digs...2013 First-Team GNAC All-Star...helped lead WWU to four consecutive NCAA II Tournament appearances...led team in aces all four years of her career.
- Played in all 33 matches and 117 of 118 sets during her senior year.
- Named Honorable Mention GNAC All-Star.
- Led the team with 454 digs (3.88), ranking 8th in the GNAC.
- Amongst GNAC leaders also ranked 8th in hitting pct. (.290), 9th in service aces (0.28) and 29th in points per game (2.56).
- Recorded double-figures in digs in 26 matches, including pair of 26-dig matches for her career-high.
- Named to NCAA II National Championship All-Tournament Team.
- Tallied 7 double-doubles (Kills/Digs), including 3 of 5 postseason matches.
- Played in 26 matches, making 23 starts...appeared in 94 sets.
- Credited with 163 kills (1.73 average per set), 240 digs (2.55) and 42 blocks (0.45), and led team with 28 service aces.
- Recorded four double-figure kill matches, tying career high of 15 at Seattle Pacific (9/25).
- 12 matches with 10+ digs...season-high 22 digs vs. Northwest Nazarene (10/4).
- First-Team GNAC All-Star.
- Started all 27 matches and appeared in all 88 sets.
- Had 226 kills (2.57) on .222 hitting, 243 digs (2.76), 36 blocks (0.41) and team-leading 30 aces.
- Played in all 28 matches and 92 of 96 sets.
- Ranked 2nd amongst GNAC ace leaders with team-leading 0.39 average per set (36 total).
- Recorded 5 aces vs. Cal State Los Angeles (8/29) and MSU Billings (9/14).
PERSONAL: Graduated in 2016 with a degree in Kinesiology ... Her father, Bruce, was professional yacht racer ... Both her mother and grandmother attended WWU.
Kills: 15, Alaska Anchorage, Oct 19, 2013 ; at Seattle Pacific, Sep 25, 2014
Attacks: 51, Alaska Anchorage, Oct 19, 2013
Attack pct: .565, vs Rockhurst, Dec 10, 2015 (14-1-23); at Alaska Fairbanks, Nov 16, 2013 (13-0-23)
Assists: 5, vs Cal State East Bay, Sep 05, 2013 ; vs Holy Names, Sep 05, 2013
Serve aces: 6, vs BYU-Hawaii, Sep 11, 2015
Digs: 26, vs CS San Bernardino, Dec 06, 2015 ; at Central Washington, Sep 24, 2015
Blocks: 6, Central Washington, Oct 02, 2014 ; at Central Washington, Sep 24, 2015
Block solo: 1, 13 times
Block assist: 5, Central Washington, Oct 02, 2014 ; vs Minnesota-Duluth, Sep 05, 2015 ; at Central Washington, Sep 24, 2015
Joellee Buckner Named GNAC Defensive Player of the Week
Buckner averaged 6.17 digs and 1.50 blocks per set in WWU’s 2-0 week on the road
8th-Ranked Vikings Earn Road Sweep at MSUB
Vikings win 10th consecutive match behind 18 kills from Abby Phelps
No. 8 Vikings Dominate Road Match at Simon Fraser
Vikings out-block SFU 16-1 in dominating 25-9, 25-19, 25-16 road victory
No. 8 Vikings Return to Road in GNAC Action
WWU takes 15-3 record into road contests at Simon Fraser and Montana State Billings
No. 11 Vikings Continue Winning Ways with Sweep of SPU
Vikings win eighth consecutive match to finish first half of GNAC play with 9-1 record to tie for 1st place
Volleyball Sweeps Saint Martin's to Extend Winning Streak
WWU wins seventh straight to improve to 14-3 overall and move into tie for 1st place in GNAC with 8-1 league mark
No. 11 Volleyball Returns Home To Host SMU and SPU
Vikings take six-match winning streak into pair of GNAC matches at Carver Gym
Joellee Buckner Named GNAC Player of the Week
Buckner recorded pair of double-doubles in sweep of Alaskan school
No. 11 Vikings Beat Rival Alaska Anchorage in Four Sets
Vikings match program record with 21 total blocks while recording sixth consecutive victory
No. 11 Volleyball Sweeps Alaska to Win Fifth Straight
Joellee Buckner records eighth double-double of the season with 13 kills and 20 digs
No. 11 Volleyball Travels North For Alaskan Road Trip
Vikings have won four straight matches and are 11-3 overall, 5-1 in GNAC play
No. 10 Vikings Sweep Western Oregon
Abby Phelps leads Vikings with 12th double-double of the season
No. 10 Volleyball Sweeps Concordia in GNAC Play
Joellee Buckner and Abby Phelps lead balanced attack with double-doubles
10th-Ranked Volleyball Hosts Concordia and Western Oregon
Vikings are 9-3 on the season and 3-1 in GNAC play
No. 13 Volleyball Sweeps Montana State Billings
Abby Phelps, Michaela Hall and Joellee Buckner all record 11 kills in the victory