Gophersports.com caught up with freshman outside hitter Sydney Kleinman after her first week on practice.
2017 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Saw action in 14 matches and 30 sets during her freshman season • had 38 kills and averaged 1.27 kills per set • played in the UTSA match of the Diet Coke Classic • saw action in nine sets of the Boise State Classic and had 16 kills. • saw action against both Michigan and Michigan State • competed in the Nebraska match • played in the third set of the Purdue match • played three sets during the Illinois win • played two sets during the Rutgers win and had a kill.
Played for Wakeland High School and Dallas Skyline Juniors Volleyball • a Second Team Under Armour All-American • ranked 44th in Prepvolleyball.com's Senior Aces • named to the Texas Association of Volleyball Coaches Pre-Season All-Texas Team • had over 580 kills, hit .315 and 300 digs as a senior • was a two-time all-state selection • a four-time all-conference and Wakeland's Most Valuable Player in 2015 • with Skyline, was on the 2015 and 2016 all-tournament team at Nationals and was a part of the 2014 USAV National Championship team.
The daughter of Theodore and D'Ann Kleinman • born Oct. 7, 1998 • interested in majoring in business law • has a younger brother, Reagan.
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