MSU heads to State College for NCAA Regional Rounds
Spartans making seventh straight NCAA Tournament appearance and 20th overall
Midweek road match at UM sets up Saturday Senior Night vs. Indiana
Mentor becomes all-time winningest coach
MSU heads into final three weeks of Big Ten play
FRESHMAN (2017): Appeared in 13 matches ... Averaged 1.50 kills, 1.89 digs, and 0.44 blocks per set ... Made her collegiate debut in the opener vs. Furman (8/25), recording three kills, hit .600, and had six digs and a pair of blocks ... Closed the Georgia Tech Invite with seven kills (hitting .462) an ace, five digs, and a block vs. the host Yellow Jackets (8/26) ... Compiled five kills, hit .364, and added seven digs and two assists vs. Central Michigan (9/16) ... In the finale of the Shamrock Invitational, had six kills and six digs vs. Southern Illinois (9/16) ... Posted three kills, an assist, a pair of aces, and three digs at Rutgers (10/14) ... Two kills on four swings, an assist, and a dig as MSU swept Northwestern (11/11) ... Came in as a serving sub in the regular-season finale at Indiana (11/25) ...
CLUB: 2016 AVCA/ Under Armour First Team All-American ... Under Armour All-American game participant at the 2016 NCAA Final Four ... No. 25 on the Prep Volleyball list of Senior Aces ... A Top 50 Junior, Sophomore 79, and Freshman 59 pick by Prep Volleyball ... Max Preps, Prep Volleyball and USA Today 2016 pre-season All-American ... AVCA Phenom in 2013, 2014 and 2015 ... 2017 Detroit Athletic Club High School Athlete of the Year finalist ... Competed in the USAV HP program in five of the last six summers, including Holiday A1 camp as a Select level athlete ... In 2016, led USAV A1 level Women's Junior Team to a silver medal in the HP Championships, where she was named to the All Tournament team in the Women's International Division ... Played under club director Vince Muscat at Michigan Elite ... Finished eighth at AAU Nationals with her U17 squad in the summer of 2016, after a 10th-place finish the year prior ... Three-time qualifier for USAV Nationals Open Division, Four-time AAU state championship ... Named to the Sports Performance Presidents Day All-Tournament Team ... Three-time JVA Watch List selection ... Two-time JVA All Nation Team ... PrepVolleyball.com First Team Club All-American in 2015.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2107 Michigan Miss Volleyball and 2016 finalist for the same honor .... Four year team captain and MVP at Corunna ... Recorded more than 3,000 kills and graduated with school records in kills, digs, and aces ... Helped Corunna to three district championships (2013, 2014, 2016) ... First Team All-Conference, All-Region, All-Area selection in each of her first three high school seasons ... Class B First Team All-State pick in 2014 and 2015 ... Three-time Lansing State Journal Dream Team selection (2014-16) and the paper's Player of the Year selection in 2015 ... Argus-Press Player of the Year in 2015 ... MaxPreps High School All-American in 2015 ... Set a Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) record with 56 kills vs. Goodrich in the 2015 District finals a year after notching 53 kills over the same school, also in the District finals, in 2014 ... Owns four of the top five spots in single-match kills in state history.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Dr. Robert and Nicole Norris ... Father is a 1997 graduate of the MSU College of Human Medicine and is a team physician for the MSU athletic department, while her mother is the athletic director at Corunna High School and attended MSU for her graduate degree ... Both parents were athletes as undergrads at Alma College, where her father played basketball and her mother ran track ... Has a younger sister, Elizabeth, who is on the varsity volleyball team at Corunna ... Member of the National Honor Society and graduated among the top 10 in her class ... Played basketball for one year as a freshman, and was a three-year track & field letterwinner, earning All-Conference honors and was a state qualifier in the high jump ... Majoring in Kinesiology.