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7/MB/Opp. Michelle Chatman
  • Senior
  • 5-11
  • Woodridge, Ill.
  • Downers Grove South
  • Club: Sports Performance
  • Major: Family, Youth and Community Sciences

Career Honors
All-SEC First Team (2004)…NCAA All-Region team (2002)…Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll (2004, 2002).

As a Senior (2004)
All-SEC First Team ... SEC Academic Honor Roll … Had 14 kills on .360 hitting in final collegiate match ... Also had seven digs and six blocks ... Posted eight kills on .400 hitting with four blocks and three digs vs. Towson ... Hit .500 with nine kills and three block assists at St. John's ... Finished inches away from a triple-double, with nine kills, nine digs and 12.0 blocks vs. No. 12 Tennessee in the SEC Tournament final ... Her block total was a career high ... Posted eight kills and seven blocks vs. Georgia in the SEC Tournament semifinals ... Combined six blocks with eight kills vs. South Carolina in the SEC Tournament first round ... Led all Gators with in hitting percentage (.343) with 16 kills on 35 attempts vs. No. 15 Tennessee ... Picked up career-high four service aces during one serving stretch vs. South Carolina ... Also had five kills on .33 hitting vs. Gamecocks ... Finished with a season-best .714 hitting efficiency with five kills on seven attacks vs. Georgia ... Also had four block assists against the Bulldogs ... Had nine kills on .533 hitting with five total blocks vs. Kentucky ... Led the team in points with 14.0 against Wildcats ... Recorded 12 kills on .688 hitting in addition to matching her career high in block assists with eight at MSU ... Hit .500 with seven kills and five total blocks at Ole Miss ... Posted four blocks with nine kills against South Carolina ... Hit .533 for the match against the Gamecocks ... Finished with 18.0 points on a career-best 9.0 total blocks and 13 kills at No. 17 Tennessee ... Hit .440 during the match with just two errors in 25 attacks ... Added eight kills and three blocks vs. Arkansas ... Had four kills and a pair of service aces vs. LSU ... Combined four kills with a service ace against Kentucky ... Finished one kill shy of career high with 15 at Georgia ... Hit .458 in the match and scored 22.5 points ... Had two blocks and finished with nine kills against Alabama ... Compiled 10 kills on a season-high .643 attack percentage against Auburn ... Finished with eight kills, totaling 100 on the season, and recorded four digs against Texas ... Scored 12.5 points on 10 kills, three block assists and an ace at LSU ... Picked up 11.5 points on nine kills with two total blocks at Arkansas ... Recorded six kills and two total blocks in action vs. Clemson ... Finished with 7.5 points on five kills and four total blocks at Florida State ... Set career high with seven total blocks, while also adding 11 kills at No. 5 Minnesota ... Reached double figures in kills for second straight match against Northern Iowa with 10 kills ... Also added six digs and five block assists ... Provided strong presence in middle vs. No. 15 K-State as she had 10 kills and two block assists with three digs ... Finished with 10.5 points on five kills two service aces and five total blocks against Northwestern ... Hit .615 on 13 attempts with nine kills and a pair of aces against IPFW ... Barely missed double figures in kills as she finished with nine and 12.0 points vs. Bowling Green ... Hit .538 against the Falcons ... Hit .333 with eight kills and three digs in Florida's season-opening win vs. USF.

As a Junior (2003)
Spent time at three different positions (outside hitter, right-side hitter and middle blocker) during the 2003 season...Recorded six kills, three digs and two blocks against Southern California in the national championship match...Tallied five kills, four digs and four blocks against Hawai'i...Recorded four kills, two service aces, three digs and three blocks against Penn State...Registered six kills, four digs and three blocks against Colorado State...Tallied six kills, six digs and six blocks against UCF...Recorded six kills and two blocks against Georgia Southern...Tallied three kills, four digs and three blocks vs. Arkansas in the SEC Tournament...Recorded nine kills and two blocks against Tennessee in the SEC Tournament...Tallied seven kills, four digs and two service aces against Kentucky in the SEC Tournament...Hit 1.000 (8-0-8) vs. Kentucky, adding two blocks in the effort...Recorded two kills and two blocks vs. South Carolina...Tallied seven kills and added three blocks vs. LSU...Recorded five kills vs. Arkansas...Hit .500 with seven kills and added four digs vs. Tennessee...Recorded three kills and three block assists vs. Georgia...Tallied two block assists against South Carolina...Recorded four kills in seven attacks against Kentucky...Tallied one kill vs. Mississippi...Recorded a career-high six block assists and added nine kills vs. Mississippi State...Tallied four block assists and added two kills vs. Alabama...Hit .667 with two kills at Auburn...Hit .625 with six kills against Tennessee...Recorded three digs and a kill vs. Auburn...Notched a career-high five assists and added two blocks vs. Alabama...Hit .500 with four kills and also added four digs against South Florida...Registered a season-high three block assists against Northwestern...Added three kills, two digs and two blocks vs. North Carolina...Tallied a career-high 16 kills and hit .609 against Chicago State...Registered four kills and three digs against UCSB...Recorded nine kills, four digs and a solo block against Rutgers during the Campus USA Credit Union Invitational...Tallied six kills and four digs against Southern California.

As a Sophomore (2002)
Recorded a double-double with 12 kills and 13 digs against eventual national champion Southern California in the NCAA semifinal match...Named to the All-Region Team for her performances against Washington State and Temple in the NCAA Tournament...Tied a career high with 15 kills and set a career high in digs with 19 against Washington State in the Region Final... Tallied a team-high 12 digs against South Florida in the NCAA Tournament...Had 21 kills for the SEC Tournament, averaging 2.10 kills per game and recorded 24 digs as well with a 2.40 dig per game average... Knocked in nine kills against Kentucky... Recorded 11 kills and 15 digs against Auburn...Had 12 kills in 16 total attacks vs. Tennessee to give her a season high .688 hitting percentage… Recorded 10 digs vs. Kentucky… Registered seven kills and eight digs against Arkansas… Seven kills on 11 attempts (.636) vs. American... Recorded a season high 16 digs against Penn State… Notched nine kills and 10 digs against then No. 1 Stanford and had the winning block with Nicole McCray to knock off the defending national champion...Had a season-high 15 kills and 37 total attacks against Oral Roberts... Recorded a double-double (12 kills, 10 digs) against Illinois…Hit .471 in the first match with nine kills and seven digs against UAB

As a Freshman (2001)
Played in 18 of 30 matches …Registered her first collegiate service ace vs. Florida International…Registered nine attacks and three digs against Mississippi State… Registered a season high seven kills vs. Auburn… Logged two kills in five attempts against Kentucky… Logged 14 attacks and five digs vs. Arizona during the SunTrust Invitational … Recorded 20 attacks and six kills against Marshall. Prior to Florida A two-time high school All-American…Hails from the Sports Performance club team, the same program as former Gator Jerilyn Hattendorf…High school team finished 19th nationally and captured the 1999 and 2000 Illinois State Class AA Championships…Twice named all-state honorable mention, Chicago Sun-Times All-Area and West Suburban All-Conference…Also lettered in track & field…Club team captured the 2000 National AAU 18's Division Championship and the Maine West Pumpkin Tournament title, and finished third in the same division at the 2000 Junior Nationals…In the 16's Division, her team won the 1999 AAU Championship…Was the most prolific blocker at the 1999 National Junior Classic.


Season GP-MP K K/G E TA Pct A A/G SA SA/G SE
2001 39-18 29 0.74 10 86 .221 5 0.13 1 0.03 6
2002 120-37 261 2.17 102 680 .234 12 0.10 20 0.17 63
2003 99-36 157 1.59 57 331 .302 16 0.16 8 0.08 17
2004 120-33 291 2.42 72 557 .393 17 0.14 23 0.19 32
TOTAL 378-124 738 1.95 241 1654 .300 50 0.13 52 0.14 118
 
Season DIG D/G RE BS BA TB B/G BE BHE Points Pts/G
2001 35 0.90 6 2 3 5 0.13 1 0 33.5 0.85
2002 299 2.49 30 10 48 58 0.48 11 6 315.0 2.62
2003 67 0.68 6 8 58 66 0.67 6 0 202.0 2.04
2004 80 0.67 0 21 113 134 1.12 19 1 391.5 3.26
TOTAL 481 1.27 42 41 222 263 0.70 37 7 942.0 2.49
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