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.