2013 Volleyball
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#21 Caity Merritt
Caity Merritt Image
Height: 6-0
Weight:
Class: SR
Position: MB/OH
Hometown: Abingdon, Va.
 
Senior
Right-Side Hitter
6-foot
Abingdon, Va. / Abingdon HS

Fifth year with the Lady Bulldogs

As a Junior (2012): 

  • Named to Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-District 4 College Division First Team
  • Named a 2012 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
  • Named AVCA NAIA All-Northeast Region honorable mention
  • Named All-Appalachian Athletic Conference First Team
  • Named to All-AAC Academic Team
  • Named AAC Hitter of the Week on Sept. 3, 2012
  • Played in 127 sets, 34 matches
  • Had 323 kills, a .273 hitting percentage, 4 assists, 56 digs and 82 total blocks
  • Ranked 2nd in the AAC in hitting percentage (.273), 12th in kills per set (2.5), 9th in total kills (323), 11th in blocks per set (0.7) and 9th in total blocks (82)
  • Recorded a season-high 19 kills against Virginia Intermont on Oct. 23, 2012
  • Recorded a season-high 8 digs against Virginia Intermont on Sept. 13, 2012
  • Posted a season-high 6 blocks twice - both against Milligan (Tenn.), first on Sept. 11, 2012, and again on Oct. 25, 2012
  • Had 10 or more kills in a match 12 times
  • Posted 10 or more kills in a match in 6 matches in a row from Oct. 18, 2012, through Nov. 3, 2012

As a Sophomore (2011): 

  • Named to the 2011 CoSIDA Academic All-America District 4 Team
  • Named to the 2011 Academic All-Appalachian Athletic Conference Team
  • Named AAC Hitter of the Week on Oct. 10, 2011
  • Played in 90 sets, 34 matches
  • Recorded 119 kills, a .202 hitting percentage, 51 total blocks, 18 digs and 11 assists
  • Posted a season-high 13 kills against Virginia Intermont on Oct. 29, 2011
  • Recorded a season-high 4 digs twice - against Virginia Intermont on Oct. 29, 2011 and versus Reinhardt (Ga.) on Nov. 2011
  • Had a season-high 5 total blocks against Asbury (Ky.) on Aug. 27, 2011

As a Freshman (2010):

  • Played in 54 sets, 23 matches
  • Had 69 kills and a .088 hitting percentage
  • Registered 19 total blocks and 17 digs
  • Recorded season-high 10 kills twice - once against Roberts Wesleyan (N.Y.) on Aug. 28, 2010, and versus Campbellsville (Ky.) on Aug. 28, 2010
  • Posted 2 total blocks on six different occasions 


As a Freshman (2009):

  • Did not play, red-shirted
Statistics:
SeasonSPMP-MS  KK/SetETAK%  AA/SETTASET %  SASA/SETSETASERVE %
2013-1413135-10 4303.318910200.236 60.0523- 10216-
Totals:13135-10 4303.3189102023.6% 60.0523- 10.01216-
PlayersSPMP-MS  TBBSBABEBHE  DIGDIG/SETTRARERE %  PTSPTS/SET
2013-1413135-10 481731166 1080.812712- 463.53.5
Totals:13135-10 481731166 1080.81271290.6% 463.53.5
 
2013 Volleyball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
3Heather FieldsJRS/DS5-4Louisville, Ky.
4Ana CalazaSOL/DS5-7Rio de Janerio, Brazil
5Linsey EllisSRL/DS5-5Florence, Ky.
6Kassie BrunerJRDS/L5-6Shelbyville, Ky.
7Karina RamosSRMB/OH5-10Presidente Prudente, Brazil
8Marisa SammonsJROH/RS5-6East Point, Ky.
10Paige MooreJROH/RS5-8Louisville, Ky.
11Tia KlineSOMB/RS6-0Paducah, Ky.
12Alexis MeansFROH/RS5-9Hanover, Ind.
13Faith WelchSODS/L5-2Jonesville, Va.
15Brooke HillJRRS/MH5-11Sparta, Ky.
16Courtney HeatonSODS/L5-2Louisville, Ky.
17Chandler GraySOS/DS5-5Alexandria, Ky.
18Alexis PooreFRMH/OH5-8Louisville, Ky.
19Megan HarrisFRDS/L5-5Worthville, Ky.
20Vanessa WisemanFRMB/RS5-10Corbin, Ky.
21Caity MerrittSRMB/OH6-0Abingdon, Va.
22Erin PorterSROH/MB5-10Henderson, Ky.
23Kelsey GregorySRDS/L5-4Russellville, Ky.
25Summer ManningSOL/DS5-2Taylor Mill, Ky.
26Ashley GentryFROH/DS5-7Carrollton, Ky.
30Julia EdmondsFRMB/OH5-11Burlington, Ky.
Jeremy Wise - Head Coach - 1st season
Jamie Engel - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
 
 
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