Brianna Haugen
Brianna  Haugen


Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
Southwest HS


Outside Hitter/Middle Blocker



Gophers End Season in Four-Set Loss to No. 1 Seed Penn State

Minnesota ended the season at 27-8


Gophers Place 70 on Fall Academic All-Big Ten List

Minnesota improves fall Academic All-Big Ten total by 11


Gopher Spotlight: The 2012 Senior Class

Minnesota honors its seniors Katherine Harms, Brianna Haugen, Dana Knudsen and Mia Tabberson


Gophers Earn Sweep on Senior Night

Minnesota defeated the Iowa Hawkeyes 3-0 in the last home game of the regular season


No. 14 Minnesota Posts Comeback to Upset No. 9 Nebraska, 3-2

Down 2-1, Gophers come back for five-set victory against Cornhuskers.

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2012 • SENIOR SEASON: Played in one set against Appalachian State (8/25) and recorded one attempt and a block assist • saw action in two of three matches in the Diet Coke Classic • had two kills in four swings against Miami (OH) (9/1) • had four block assists in the win over Albany (9/1) • saw action in two sets against Texas (9/7) • started against North Dakota State and earned first assist of the season and recorded six kills from 13 attempts (9/10) • saw action in one set against the Penn State (9/29) • played in one set against Michigan (10/3) • saw action in two sets in the sweep over the Iowa Hawkeyes and had one block assist (11/17) • saw action in the Creighton win during the NCAA Second Round (12/1).

2011 • JUNIOR SEASON: Academic All-Big Ten • played in 17 matches and 30 sets • played in two sets against USC in AVCA Showcase recording one block (8/26) • Recorded a dig in a set against Saint Louis (9/9) and UNI (9-10) in the Clarion Inn-vitational • had a kill in a set against Middle Tennessee (9/17) • opened Big Ten Conference play with her first career start against Illinois (9/23) • had a career-high seven kills with a .500 hitting percentage and one dig against Illinois (9/23) • against Northwestern (9/25), played in one set with one dig • played again against Northwestern (10/28) this time recording had one kill, one dig and a block in two sets • in four sets against Penn State (11/4) recorded one kill.

Appeared in 22 sets on the season and ended with 11 total kills • finished with eight block assists on the season • had three attack attempts in the season opener against Denver on Aug. 27 • assisted in three blocks against Stony Brook on Aug. 28 • tallied one block assist and two attack attempts on Sept. 3 against Baylor • had a career-high showing of five kills against NC Central where she hit .444 (5-1-9) • also had three digs and two blocks on the match • had two kills while appearing in one set against San Diego State at the USD/San Diego State Tournament on Sept. 18 • appeared in the Sept. 24 match against Michigan State but did not collect any statistics • played in two sets in the victory over Indiana on Oct. 3 but did not record any statistics • had one dig in the match against Iowa on Oct. 6 • tallied three kills and two block assists against No. 24 Northwestern on Oct. 10 • played in one set against Ohio State on Oct. 16 in which she had one kill and one dig • played in one set against No. 6 Illinois on Oct. 22 but did not record any statistics • saw action in one set against Iowa on Oct. 27 but did not record any statistics.

Played in 16 sets in 13 matches • averaged 0.25 kps, 0.06 aps, and 0.44 bps • finished seventh on the team with a hitting percentage of .200 (4-2-10) • had her first start as a Golden Gopher in a three-set victory over George Mason on Aug. 31, in which she tallied one kill and two block assists • earned one kill and three attempts at Navy on Sept. 1 • on Sept. 4, tallied two blocks to set her career-high • had her only assist of the season against Wisconsin on Sept. 25 and also had one block on the night • scored one kill against Iowa on Sept. 16 • aided a block assist on Oct. 30 against Penn State • in her second to last game of the season added one kill and one block to a 3-0 vicotry over Indiana on Nov. 6.

Played 16'1s, 17'1s and 18'1s at Northern Lights • her 17'1s team finished fifth in the Junior Olympics, while the 16'1s team was 10th in the same event the previous year.

Attended Southwest High School • was named All-City and All-Conference in her sophomore, junior and senior seasons • helped lead her team to conference titles in all three years as well, and to a pair of Twin City championships in 2007 and 2008 • as a senior, she led her team to a 21-6 overall record • Haugen was named the team MVP three times and was the team captain in her final two seasons.

Born on Mar. 24, 1991 • Geography major and Spanish minor • daughter of Michael and DeLaine Brown Haugen.


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