8 Katie Walsh
8 Katie Walsh
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Kingstown, R.I.
High School: The Prout School
Position: OH

Honors: 2012 Captain ... Spring 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... 2011 Captain ... Fall 2011 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior: Started 32 matches, appearing in 112 sets ... led team with 58 service aces ... finished second with 287 digs ... third with 272 kills ... had 10-plus kills and digs in eight matches ... dropped nine aces in two sets against Cazenovia on Sept. 9 ... tallied career-best 18 kills to go along with 14 digs in a 3-2 win over Southern New Hampshire on Sept. 20 ... totaled 10 kills and 17 digs in three sets against Pace on Nov. 4.

As a Sophomore: Played in 17 matches, making 17 starts ... appeared in 55 sets ... third on the team in kills (152) ... recorded 28 service aces and 138 digs ... recorded double figures in kills nine times ... 11 kills, 13 digs and six aces at Plymouth State on Sept. 14 ... notchd 17 kills, 10 digs and five blocks at Middlebury on Sept. 18.

As a Freshman: Played in 26 of 27 matches, and 95 of 100 sets ... second on team with 299 digs and 335 assists ... took over as primary setter for final 11 matches of season ... fourth on squad with 24 service aces, and fifth with 111 kills and 20 total blocks ... had season-best 15 kills and five service aces in debut, a four-set win at Norwich on Sept. 1 ... handed out 139 assists in 15 sets at Skidmore Classic Oct. 23-24, including season-high 41 assists and 22 digs in tournament finale versus Skidmore ... compiled 21 digs and 11 kills at Saint Anselm on Sept. 13 ... had 20-plus assists in final 10 matches ... had 10-plus digs 15 times, and at least five digs in every match.

High School: Played four years of volleyball at the Prout School ... the state's Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior ... as a senior, also named team's MVP, first team all-state, and state tournament MVP ... helped team win Division III state title as a freshman and sophomore, and Division II championship as a junior and senior ... was second team all-division and an all-tournament pick as a junior ... third team all-division as a sophomore ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Katherine Elise Walsh ... daughter of Eric and Ann Walsh ... majoring in biology ... father played lacrosse at Bentley ... sister Elise plays volleyball at RIT.