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Becca Zlabis
Becca Zlabis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Wheaton Warrenville South

Height:
5-11

Position:
OH


12/07/2011

Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2011 Fall Season

Ninty Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

12/03/2011

Spartans Fall to No. 1 Texas, 3-0 in NCAA Second Round

Senior Becca Zlabis leads MSU with nine kills and surpasses 1,000 in her career.

11/26/2011

Volleyball Falls to No. 9 Penn State, 3-1 on Senior Night

Abron, Emro, Rathje, Weiler and Zlabis honored post match.

11/23/2011

Volleyball Falls at Michigan in Four; Retains State Pride Flag

Moster leads all defense players with 23 digs.

11/22/2011

Volleyball Closes Regular Season With Ranked Michigan and Penn State

Spartans travel to Ann Arbor on Wednesday; host Penn State Saturday.

Career Stats
2008 Match-by-Match Stats
2009 Match-by-Match Stats
2010 Match-by-Match Stats
2011 Match-by-Match Stats


SENIOR (2011): Academic All-Big Ten honoree and Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Started in 31 of 33 matches that she appeared in ... Had six kills and 11 digs in a 3-1 win over VCU (9/17) ... Bested her career high in attack percentage with a .529 mark at Indiana (9/24) with nine kills on 17 total attacks ... Notched three service aces, five blocks, nine kills and 18 digs in a 3-1 win over Wisconsin (10/17) ... Recorded 13 kills and eight digs against Illinois (10/15) ... Scored a double-double in 3-1 win over No. 7 Illinois (11/18) with 15 kills and 16 digs ... Had 17 digs and two service aces against Northwestern (11/19) ... Had eight kills and nine digs against Penn State (11/26) ... Had seven digs and three kills in a 3-1 NCAA Tournament win over Arizona.

JUNIOR (2010): Academic All-Big Ten ... Team quad-captain ... Named to Hawaiian Airlines Wahine Volleyball Classic All-Tournament Team after recording 43 kills on 106 attempts along with 35 digs for the weekend ... Was only Spartan to start all 31 games ... Led the team with eight double-doubles on the season, bringing her career total to 17 contests ... Recorded 12 double-digit kill marks and 14 double-digit dig tallies on the year ... Posted a career-high 21 kills and three solo blocks in MSU's near upset over No. 4 Hawaii (9/3) ... Also tied her career-best total blocks with five against Hawaii (9/3) ... Reeled in a career-best 20 digs at Northwestern (11/26) ... Aided in MSU's win at Northwestern (11/26) with 11 kills and 20 digs ... Recorded two service aces against both Oakland (9/14) and No. 19 Michigan (11/24) to tie her career-high ... Posted back-to-back double-doubles against New Mexico with 13 kills and 12 digs (9/2) and Hawaii with 21 kills and 16 digs (9/3) ... Hit a season-best attack percentage of .344 against No. 6 Illinois (10/8), tallying 11 kills on 32 attacks with three errors ... Also tallied 14 digs against the Fighting Illini for her first double-double of the weekend ... Helped the Spartans fend off Wisconsin (10/9) with 11 kills and 13 digs for her second double-double of the weekend ... Posted 12 kills and 15 digs as one of three Spartans with a double-double against Eastern Michigan (9/11) ... Reeled in 14 digs along with 11 kills in MSU's five-set match at Minnesota (11/13).

SOPHOMORE (2009): Started 30 of her 31 matches played ... Posted 319 total kills and averaged 2.85 kills per set ... Ended the year with 17 double-digit kill matches, including a career-high 20 vs. Michigan (11/18) ... Hit a career-best .625 (11-1-16) vs. Furman (9/18) ... Led the team with 209 kills in conference matches ... Had 65 assists on the season ... A career-high five assists were tallied vs. Syracuse (9/4) and at Kentucky (12/4) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Recorded a service ace in 10 different matches ... Posted 261 digs on the season, tallying 10 double-digit efforts, including a season-high 17 twice vs. Syracuse (9/4) and at Cleveland State (9/4) ... Led the team with seven double-doubles on the season, including five against conference opponents ... Had a season total eight block solos, including a season-high two vs. Duquesne (9/11) ... Recorded 28 block assists ... Posted a season-high three block assists at Minnesota (10/23).

FRESHMAN (2008): Led the team with 865 attacks on the season, 587 of which were during Big Ten play, and finished second on the team with 296 kills ... Ranks sixth all-time for sets played amongst MSU freshmen with 116, her 865 attacks ranks her third on the MSU freshmen list, and her 2.55 kills per set and 7.46 attacks per set rank eighth ... Finished second on the team in digs as well, totaling 211, and posted a .979 service reception percentage along with 41 blocks ... Posted her first career double-double in her second match as a Spartan after killing 11 and digging 13 against Cal Poly (8/29) ... Posted double-digit kills in each of the next two matches (8/30, 9/5) against Wichita State (12) and Syracuse (12) ... Earned 11 kills while hitting a .409 percent in the Spartans' win over Wisconsin-Milwaukee (9/12) and set her then-career-best hitting percentage of .438 two matches later against UConn (9/13) while collecting nine kills ... Barely missed another double-double at Central Michigan (9/20) when she totaled nine kills and 10 digs ... Hit the double-digit mark in three straight - vs. Northwestern (11), vs. Wisconsin (12) and at Minnesota (10) - while collecting 24 digs in that span, including 14 against Wisconsin ... Killed a career-high 19 on 42 attempts while hitting .357 in five-sets against Purdue (10/25); she collected eight digs and was perfect on 22 service receptions in that match ... Hit .320 with 13 kills against Indiana (11/8) and closed the season posting double-digit kill totals in six of the final seven matches ... Had 30 total kills and 10 total digs in the final weekend, posting 15 kills against both Iowa (11/28) and Minnesota (11/29); she also committed just one service reception error on 63 attempts in those matches ... Tallied 17 digs along with 16 kills at Illinois (11/22) and added 15 at Purdue (11/21) ... Blocked a career-high five attacks against Ohio State (9/26) at the Breslin Center ... Added 45 assists and 12 aces on the season ... Earned her first varsity letter.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a three-year letterwinner at Wheaton-Warrenville South ... National Junior Olympic All American in 2007 ... Was an AAU All-American and JVDA All-American in 2008 ... Led 18 Elite team to a perfect 83-0 record in 2008, the only team to ever finish a season without a loss ... All-Conference selection and All-Area selection in Illinois as well as the MVP of five different tournaments from 2005-08 ... Earned a 4.4 grade-point-average and was a four-year honor roll student ... Also played basketball in high school and was named the Lady Spartan Tournament MVP in 2004.

CLUB: Played with Sports Performance Volleyball Club in Aurora, Ill. from 2006-08.

PERSONAL: Full name is Rebecca Jeanne Zlabis ... Born on June 25, 1990 to Jeff and Cindy Zlabis ... Has two younger siblings, sister Alexandra, 19, and brother Zachary, 14... Alexandra plays collegiate volleyball at Bowling Green ... Majoring in communicative science and disorders.