Wisconsin Visits the Sports Pavilion Wednesday Night
Gophers fall in three sets to the Wolverines (25-21, 25-21, 25-22)
Minnesota battles the Wolverines at the Sports Pavilion
The Spartans visit the Sports Pavilion Wednesday, Nov. 9
Ashley Wittman had 11 kills to lead Minnesota past the Spartans
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON:
High School: Graduated early from Lakeville North High School and competed in 2011 spring volleyball season. CLUB BALL: Helped her team to a fifth-place finish in the AAU Nationals in the summer of 2010 and was named an AAU All-American received "2009 Best Setter" honors at the National Junior Classic in Chicago named the Most Outstanding 16 and under setter at the Prepvolleyball.com Classic in 2009 was the Most Outstanding 15 and under player at the 2008 Prepvolleyball.com Classic was also a member of the M-1 Club program 2008 US Junior Olympic Championship, 10th-place open division. HIGH SCHOOL: Named Minnesota's Gatorade Player of the Year, which is given to Minnesota's base high school volleyball player as a senior, led Lakeville North to a 31-1 record and the Class AAA state title recorded 1,172 assists, 203 digs, 147 blocks, 132 kills and 66 service aces while averaging 13.1 assists per game named the 2010 Ms. Baden-Minnesota Volleyball Player of the Year 2010 Minneapolis Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year earned first-team all-state in 2010, second-team in 2009 and honorable mention in 2008 2009 Pioneer Press All State Team selection four-time all-conference honoree 2007 AAA MSHSL State Tournament third-place finish named KARE-11 Athlete of the Week ranked as the nation's No. 8 player and No. 1 setter as rated by PrepVolleyball.com graduated Lakeville North with a 3.82 grade point average.
PERSONAL: Born on July 22, 1993 daughter of Mark and Michele McNeil undecided on a major.