The Pirates raised more than $3,500 in the event
Senior Kelly Derby tallied a team-best 14 kills in the win
Lone senior Kelly Derby will be honored prior to the 1 p.m. match
Nicole Willis Leads Team In Kills For Ninth Straight Match
Match is set for November 9, at 7 p.m.
2011: Experienced action in 26 matches and 72 sets while making 20 starts ... Started 20 of her last 22 contests played ... Paced the team with 382 assists and 5.31 assists per set as she split the setting duties with Kavanaugh ... Best effort of the season occurred against Tulane (10/28) when she recorded four kills, 38 assists, four service aces and two blocks ... Posted a campaign-best eight digs versus George Mason (9/17) at the Thunder Invitational ... Racked up three blocks each in matches with UNC Wilmington and UCF (9/30).
Crown Point High School: Competed as a three-sport athlete at Crown Point High School where she owns the single-season and career assist records with 763 and 1,642, respectively ... Also finished her prep career ranked second at Crown Point in all-time sets played (375) and total blocks (260), as well as fourth in solo blocks (69) and fifth in kills (532) ... During her final season alone, she amassed the record 763 assists, 39 aces, 194 digs, 30 solo blocks, 85 total blocks and 79 kills ... Was also a member of the basketball and track squads ... As a senior, led the Bulldog volleyball team to a 25-10 overall record and a 9-4 mark in the Duneland Athletic Conference - good for third-place ... Was named the squad's co-MVP and became the first Crown Point volleyball athlete selected for the Indiana North-South All-Star Game ... Subsequently earned All-DAC honors to go along with her nod as MVP at the 2010 Chestertown Tournament, at which Crown Point won the title ... Earned academic all-state honorable-mention recognition.