Hannah Tapp and Paige Tapp were two of 30 selected to the 2016 Senior CLASS award, announced today by the committee.
Samantha Seliger-Swenson, Hannah Tapp and Paige Tapp were all selected Preaseason All-Big Ten.
One of six seniors for the Gophers, Hannah Tapp is ready for her final Gopher season.
Daly Santana, Hannah Tapp, Samantha Seliger-Swenson and Paige Tapp were named AVCA All-Americans
Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom
2015 • JUNIOR SEASON:
First Team AVCA All-American • unanimous All-Big Ten Selection • Academic All-Big Ten and CoSIDA Academic All-District • one of 12 members that competed with the Team USA Collegiate National Team on its China Tour this past June • Started all 35 matches, played in all but three sets (126) • Second on team in kills (365) and points (439.5) • Third on team in blocks (140) • had nine kills vs. Texas A&M (8/29) and Stanford (8/30) • hit .323, had 12 kills and four blocks in Louisville win (9/4) • added another 10 kills and hit .389 in UNC win (9/5) • hit a season-high .750 against Bryant (9/18) • had a career-high 34 attempts at Ohio State (9/23) • added 13 kills at No. 1 Penn State (9/26) • earned sesason high kills and blocks against Illinois (10/3) • added eight kills and eight block assists in the win over Wisconsin (10/14) • hit a career best 17 kills in the upset against No. 3 Nebraska (10/23) • AVCA National Player of the Week • Co-Big Ten Player of the Week • hit .417 (11-1-24) against Purdue (11/1) • accomplished a double-double with 10 blocks (season-best) and 13 kills in the win against Northwestern (11/11) • established 10 kills and 5 blocks after the sweep of No. 1 Penn State, earning her Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (11/14) • established a .600 hitting clip in win over Maryland (11/18) • earned career-high 22 kills and 39 attempts at Purdue (11/21) • had 20 kills and seven blocks against Ohio State (11/25) • hit .556 against Jackson State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (12/4) • contributed seven block assists in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Marquette (12/5) • hit a team-best .565 and added 15 kills in the Regional Semifinal against Illinois (12/11) • did not commit an error and had 15 kills in the Regional Final against Hawaii (12/12) • established 18 kills and 8 digs in the National Semifinal against Texas (12/19).
2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON
Played in 30 matches, including 28 starts• saw action in 102 sets • Academic All-Big Ten and Academic All-District • Ranked fifth in the Big Ten in blocks per set (1.26) • Named Preseason All-Big Ten • One of 12 members that competed with the Team USA Collegiate National Team on its China Tour this past June • Had 18 kills and a team-high 13 blocks during the Yale Invite (9/5) • Had first career double-double in the Diet Coke Classic vs. Iowa State with 12 kills and 10 blocks • Had 17 total kills in Rocket Invite (9/19-20) and had 12 blocks • Had 10 kills and eight blocks to open Big Ten play (9/24) • Has team-high 6 blocks vs. Penn State (9/27) • Posted a team-high eight blocks against Illinois (10/1) • Had three aces and eight kills vs. Rutgers (10/11) as she hit .600 • Hit .500 against Nebraska and had 14 kills (10/22) • Posted eight kills and hit .500 with four blocks against Iowa (10/25) • Established seven kills, hit .333, and eight blocks at Indiana (10/29) • Hit a match-best .545 at Michigan State (11/7) with seven kills in 11 attempts • Hit .308 at Michigan with five kills in 13 attempts (11/8) • Had eight kills on 17 attempts and hit .353 at Ohio State (11/26).
2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Named to the Freshman All-Big Ten team • Produced 122 kills, hit .404 and ranked second on the team in blocks (152) and blocks per set (1.28) • Started in her first collegiate match contested against Jacksonville State (8/30) and had three kills and two block assists • Played in nine sets her opening collegiate weekend and had eight kills and eight block assists • Played in all three matches of the Diet Coke Classic and had 10 blocks • Posted a career-high eight kills and 15 attempts against Dartmouth (9/21) • Added seven blocks in first Big Ten match contested (vs. Indiana, 9/25) • Tied a team-high five blocks in the Purdue win (9/29) • Tied a career-high seven blocks in the Iowa win (10/5) and added a career-best attack percentage (.556) with six kills, one error and nine attempts • Added six total blocks against Penn State (10/9) • Had six kills in 10 attempts and hit .500 in the Ohio State win (10/12) • Named the Big Ten's Freshman of the Week after her 14-block performance against Michigan State (10/17) and Michigan (10/19) • Held eight blocks in the Michigan win • Added a team-best and tied a match-best six blocks against Wisconsin (10/23) • Provided another six blocks in the Northwestern win (10/27) • Added a then-career best nine blocks in the Purdue win (11/1) • Held a match-high seven blocks, hit .500 and had six kills against Nebraska (11/10) • Posted a team-high six blocks and seven kills against Ohio State (11/15) • Hit .500 against Michigan/Michigan State (11/22-23) and established 10 blocks • Established a career-best 11 blocks in the Illinois sweep (11/30) • Hit .750 and .450 in the opening weekend of NCAA Tournament play and had nine blocks • Hit .429 against Stanford in NCAA Regional Semifinal (12/13).
Played with the Stewartville Tigers • a 2012 Ms. Baden finalist, which recognizes the top senior athlete in the state • a first-team, all-state selection in both her junior and senior seasons • named an all-conference selection her sophomore, junior and senior seasons • helped the Tigers to a state runner up title in 2011 • was also named to the 2011 all-tournament team • in the 2010 season helped the Tigers to a third-place in state and also named to the 2010 all-tournament team.
Played with the Mizuno Northern Lights • helped the 17-1's win the open division of the USA Junior National Championships in July of 2012.
Graduated from Stewartville in 2013 • interested in a business major •earned academic all-state honors and held a 4.0 grade point average and named to academic honor roll • born June 21, 1995 • daughter of Tracy and Amy Tapp • twin sister, Paige, also a member of the Gopher volleyball team.
|Hannah Tapp's Career Statistics|
|Career Totals||347-100||650||1.87||194||1381||.330||32||4||107||421 (25-396)||877|
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In the second half of the Big Ten, Minnesota will face six teams currently ranked in the AVCA top 25.
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Minnesota Volleyball hosts Rutgers and No. 10 Penn State, Friday and Saturday, at the Sports Pavilion.