Minnesota defeated the Albany Great Danes three sets to none to earn the title
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
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.
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.
Gophers in the Polls: Sept. 20
The University of Minnesota continues to represent at a high level as multiple Golden Gopher teams achieved national rankings this week.
Gophers Ready to Start Big Ten Play
The University of Minnesota returns home for the first time in two weeks to play No. 20 Michigan and Michigan State, Friday and Sunday.
Gophers to Celebrate Kathleen Ridder
Gopher Athletics is celebrating Kathleen Ridder Day at women's hockey, soccer, and volleyball on Sunday, Sept. 24.