15 Kara Lindstedt  
Kara Lindstedt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shoreview, Minn.

High School:
Roseville Area

Last College:
UW-Green Bay

Height:
5-8

Position:
Outside Hitter


09/01/2012

Golden Gopher Volleyball Named Diet Coke Classic Champions

Minnesota defeated the Albany Great Danes three sets to none to earn the title

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JUNIOR SEASON:
Made her Minnesota debut in the win over North Dakota State (9/10) • Recorded her first dig of the season in the one set played in the victory over NDSU (9/10).

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA:
Played two years with UW-Green Bay before coming to Minnesota • had 61 digs her sophomore year • as a freshman had 141 kills • Totaled 247 digs this season, with a season high against Stephen F. Austin on Sept. 10 • Collected 16 service aces, the third highest on the team this season

HIGH SCHOOL:
Was a four year letter winner at Roseville Area High School • Named as one of the the top 70 seniors in Minnesota in 2009 and one of the Fab 35 juniors in 2008 by Volleyball Breakdown Magazine • Selected as team's MVP as a senior and offensive player of the year as a junior • Was an all-conference selection in 2008 and 2009 • Led the state in service aces in 2008 and 2009 • Ranked fourth in the state in kills as a senior • Was a three-time player of the month • Played club volleyball for Minnesota Select Volleyball Club • Helped team qualify for club nationals in 2009 • Was on the "A" honor roll in 10 trimesters • Also played softball and track in high school.

PERSONAL:
Born on November 30, 1991 • Planning in majoring in biomedical engineering • Played the trumpet for six years and participated in jazz band four years • Was a member of the Gender Equality Committee as a freshman had 141 kills • Totaled 247 digs this season, with a season high against Stephen F. Austin on Sept. 10 • Collected 16 service aces, the third highest on the team.