MSU takes on Denver, SDSU, and Marist in southern California
Final tuneups underway with season beginning Friday
Fans get first look at the Spartans Saturday
Green & White features advance look at No. 19 Spartans
The Spartan volleyball program's intra-squad exhibition match at Jenison Field House.
2015 | 2016
SOPHOMORE (2016): Saw action in four matches, and had a pair of service aces ... Played one set vs. Marist at the SDSU Invitational, coming up with an ace (8/27) ... Came in as a serving sub vs. Morgan State in the opener of the Spartan Invitational (9/3), delivering her second ace of the season.
FRESHMAN (2015): Made her first career collegiate appearance vs. Delaware at the Holly Young Invitational at New Hampshire (9/12) ... Recorded her first career kill (on three swings) in a 3-0 victory over Rutgers at Jenison Field House (10/17) ...
CLUB: Played for Legacy and won the 2013 AAU 16-Open national championship.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Lake Orion High School from 2011-15 ... Named team captain her senior year ... Named Team MVP, all-county, all-region, all-conference and second-team all-state her senior year ... Was named to the Beast of the East all-tournament team as a senior ... Was named all-county and all-region in her sophomore, junior and senior year ... Won her team's offensive award as a junior and sophomore ... Named honorable mention all-state her junior year ... Helped her team reach the Class A state final as a freshman after being pulled up from JV ... Was named to the honor roll four consecutive years and was part of her school's leadership class.
PERSONAL: Daughter of David and Deborah Murdock ... Has five siblings: Aidan, Shannon, Sophie, Nina and Isabelle ... Mother Deborah ran track at Marquette University ... Sister Shannon is a senior volleyball player at Rochester College ... Another sister, Sophie, currently plays volleyball at Saint Francis University n Pennsylvania ... Majoring in kinesiology.