Spartans Vie For Place On Summer USAVB Squads
Moster Earns Post-Season Honor for Program Record Third Time
Gawlik promoted to Associate Head Coach, Kelsay joins staff as assistant
Ninety-five Spartan student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Halloran Paces Group With 4.0 GPA
Cathy George and three players reflect on the season so far and talk about returning home for the weekend
Cathy George, Jazmine White and Kori Moster talk about heading to Ohio State and Penn State this weekend
MSU dropped a tough five-setter at No. 20 Ohio State on Oct. 24
Michigan State improved to 2-0 by defeating host UAB on Friday night.
Images of the 2014 Green & White Game, held at Jenison Field House on Aug. 23, 2014
MSU advanced to the NCAA Round of 32 for the third straight season with a 3-0 win over Ohio.
MSU 0, Penn State 3
Two-time All-American (HM 2012, Third Team 2013)
Two-time Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year (2012, 2013)
2013 USA Volleyball College National Team
Butler Invitational All-Tournament Team
Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year
Honorable Mention All-Big Ten
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Academic All-Big Ten
AVCA All-North Region
AVCA Third Team All-America
MSU's All-Time Digs Leader (1,668)
(14th in the Big Ten)
MSU Playmaker Award
JUNIOR: (2013): AVCA Third-Team All-America and All-North Region ... Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year for the second straight season ... Honorable Mention All-Big Ten ... Academic All-Big Ten and Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-America nominee ... Led the Big Ten in digs per set (4.70), good for third all-time in the MSU single-season recordbook ... Recorded 592 digs , third all-time in a single season at MSU (her 602 as a sophomore ranks second) ... Averaged 1.02 assists per set ... Team co-captain ... Opened the season with double-digit digs in three of the four matches at the Hokie Invitational at Virginia Tech (8/30-31) ... Two service aces to go along with 15 digs against Pacific (8/31) ... Had 16 digs in a dramatic comeback from two sets down against VaTech (8/31), and also contributed five assists ... 22 digs against No. 12 Oregon (9/6) ... Had 20 digs in a three-set sweep of Illinois State (9/14) ... Turned in a 21-dig performance with two aces against Eastern Michigan (9/20) ... Had a career-best five aces to go along with 14 digs and five assists in a four-set win over Duquesne ... Had 18 digs in MSU's win at No. 1 Penn State (9/27) ... Had a match-best 18 digs against Illinois (10/4), and added 11 more with four aces and four assists against Northwestern (10/5) ... Six digs, three service aces, and six assists against Iowa (10/11) ... Turned in a match-best 20-dig performance against No. 9 Nebraska (10/12), with one ace and six assists ... Tied her career best with 29 digs on the road at Minnesota (10/17), and had six assists ... Contributed 26 digs with three assists and an ace in a loss at Wisconsin (10/20) ... Tied her career-best in digs for the second time with 29 against Michigan (10/23), the second-most in a four-set match in school history ... Had 19 digs against Indiana (10/26) ... Recorded 15 digs, two aces, and four assists against Ohio State (11/1) ... Became MSU's all-time digs leader with 24 at Northwestern (11/8), and added eight assists ... Contributed a season-best eight assists and added 24 digs in a loss at Illinois (11/9) ... Tied her season high with eight assists and added 16 digs in a three-set sweep at Iowa (11/16) ... Had 17 digs in a loss to Wisconsin ... Turned in 25 digs, three aces, and four assists in a four-set battle with Minnesota (11/23) ... Had 12 digs in a commanding 3-0 victory at Michigan to retain the State Pride Flag (11/27) ... A 15-dig performance with a pair of aces and an assist in a tight 3-2 loss at Purdue (11/30) ... Started the NCAA Tournament with a 15-dig performance in a sweep of Ohio (12/7) ... Was instrumental in MSU's 3-1 win over host Kentucky (12/8), with a match-high 22 digs, two assists, and an ace ... Had 20 digs in the Sweet 16 match against Penn State (12/13), with five assists.
SOPHOMORE (2012): 2012 AVCA All-America honorable mention ... Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year ... Co-captain ... Recorded 602 digs on the season, second all-time at MSU in a single season ... Finished second in the Big Ten with 4.67 digs per set ... Had 22 digs in a 3-0 win over Fairfield at the UConn Classic (8/31) ... Was named the UConn Classic MVP after averaging 5.8 digs per set and seven service aces over the weekend ... Earned her second Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week honors of her career on Sept. 3, after the UConn Classic ... Spartan Invitational All-Tournament team and had 26 digs in a five-set win over IPFW (9/7) ... Also selected to the Charleston Invitational All-Tournament team after averaging 5.4 digs per set against Presbyterian, Georgetown and College of Charleston (9/15) ... Opened Big Ten play with 24 digs and four assists in a 3-2 loss to Purdue (9/21) ... Notched 20 digs and five assists in a 3-2 upset of No. 4 Nebraska (11/3) ... Had 19 digs and seven assists in a 3-1 win over No. 10 Minnesota (11/9) ... Recorded a career-high 29 digs in a 3-2 win over San Diego in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (11/30) ... Responded with 28 digs in a 3-1 win over defending National Champion UCLA in the second round (12/1) ... Had 15 digs against Michigan in the Regional Semifinals (12/7).
FRESHMAN (2011): Appeared in 34 matches ... Earned Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors three times (9/26, 10/24, 11/21) and was Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (10/24)... Led the team in service aces (31) and digs (474), averaging 3.92 digs per set, good for 10th in the Big Ten ... Had 14 digs and four assists in a 3-1 win over VCU (9/17) and was named to the Spartan Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Recorded 17 digs, three service aces and nine assists in a 3-1 win at Wisconsin (10/7) ... 24 digs and seven assists in a loss to Minnesota (10/8) ... Had 24 digs in a 3-1 win over Michigan (10/19) ... Career-best 28 digs against Ohio State (10/22) ... Recorded a career-high four service aces at Iowa (11/4) ... Scored 25 digs and five assists in a 3-1 upset win of No. 7 Illinois (11/18) ... Had 18 digs and five assists in a 3-1 NCAA Tournament win over Arizona (12/2).
CLUB: Played for Team Z Volleyball Club, where she won the 2008 Junior Volleyball Directors Association as a member of the Team Z 16 Orange team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year starter at Ursuline Academy for head coach Jeni Case ... Competed in the Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match & Skills Competition as a part of the AVCA Annual Convention ... Volleyball Magazine's NFINITY Girl's Fab 50 list ... Listed on the ESPN RISE All-America First Team ... 2010-11 Under Armour First-Team All-America... PrepVolleyball.com high school All-American (2010) ... Ended her high school career with a record of 84-2 and ranked as the career digs leader (1,709) ... Set single-season digs record as a sophomore (607) ... No. 71 in the PrepVolleyball.com Top 100 Senior Aces list ... First-team all-state in 2010 ... 2010 Player of the Year for the Ohio Southwest District, also earning first-team honors ... Named 2010 Girls' Greater Cincinnati League Player of the Year, and first team all-league ... Three-time GGCL league champion, winning every league match the final three seasons ... PrepVolleyball.com Defensive Dandy in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... Finalist for the LaRosa's High School 2010-2011 Female MVP ... 2009 PrepVolleyball.com All-America Highest Honorable Mention ... High school team ranked as high as second in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com.
PERSONAL: Born August 10, 1993 ... Daughter of John and Mariann Moster ... Has two older brothers, Ryan and Eric ... Advertising major.