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Adrianna Nora
Adrianna  Nora

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stillwater, Minn.

High School:
Stillwater HS

Last College:
Baylor

Height:
6-3

Position:
Opposite


12/09/2013

Gophers Advance to Sweet Sixteen

The Gopher volleyball team advanced to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen with a victory over Colorado.

12/09/2013

Gophers Sweep Radford

Minnesota swept Radford in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

11/14/2013

Adrianna Nora

Adrianna Nora

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2014 • SENIOR SEASON (through 11/28 matches)
Played in 86 sets and 27 matches her senior year • Named Preseason All-Big Ten • Had 10 kills and hit .320 against Louisville (8/30) • Named the Yale Tournament MVP when she hit .377 on the weekend, had 28 kills, one ace, seven digs and nine points • Had 26 total kills in the Diet Coke Classic (9/12-13) • Named to all-tournament team at the Rocket Invite (9/19-20) with 24 kills and hit .385. • Produced a .400 hitting clip and had 13 kills in the win over OSU (9/24) • Saw action against Northwestern (10/5) • Played against Wisconsin (10/15) and had four kills • Had four blocks at Wisconsin (10/18) • Added eight kills, six digs and four blocks against Nebraska (10/22) • Produced a match-high 10 kills and hit her Minnesota career high .643 in Iowa win (10/25) • Had eight kills and five digs at Indiana (10/29) • Posted eight kills and two blocks at Purdue (11/1) • Played in Indiana match (11/28).

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON:
All-America honorable mention and All North Region selection • Ranked fourth on the team in kills (218), kills per set (2.34) and established a .303 hitting clip • Made her first Gopher start in the Georgia State match and collected seven kills • Hit a Minnesota career best of .615 in the Louisville match (9/13) • Added a season-best 14 kills against Dartmouth (9/20) • Made her Big Ten debut in the Purdue (9/29) win and had six kills • Came into the Michigan State match (10/17) and played in four of five sets and led the Gophers with 12 kills and hit .423 • Posted 10 kills and hit .385 against Wisconsin (10/23) • Established her Minnesota best 15 kills and 34 attempts in the Northwestern win (10/27) to rank second on the team in match kills • Posted 15 kills and hit .306 in the Purdue win (11/1) • Added 14 kills and hit .419 against Iowa (11/8) • Had 18 kills and 41 attempts to hit .341 against Nebraska (11/10) • Earned 12 kills in the three-set win over Ohio State (11/15) • Hit .370 and produced 11 kills in Wisconsin win (11/27).

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA:
Played two seasons with the Baylor Bears • in 2012, played in 29 matches, started in 24, and ranked fourth on the team in points per set (2.74) • averaging 2.17 kills per set, had a team-best 98 total blocks and 1.00 blocks per set • as a Baylor freshman, was named to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team and two all-tournament honors, including Most Valuable Player at the 2011 UNLV Classic • as a rookie, saw action in 28 matches and ranked fourth on team in kills (234) and third in kps (2.63).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played with Stillwater Area High School • helped the Ponies to their first-ever state tournament and back-to-back conference titles her junior and senior seasons • as a senior, earned all-state honors as well as four-straight all-conference honors.

PERSONAL:
Graduated from Stillwater High School • born January 2, 1993 • daughter of Marty and Judi Nora • majoring in communication studies.

Adrianna Nora's Minnesota Career Statistics
Season SP-MP K K/S E TA Pct. A SA Digs TB Pts
2013 93-31 218 2.34 59 525 .303 2 1 43 68 (3-65) 254.5
2014 86-27 163 1.90 51 425 .264 4 4 61 62 (0-62) 198
Career Totals 179-58 381 2.13 110 950 .285 6 5 104 130 (3-127) 452.5



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