Versatile athlete who can play any one of the three hitter positions ... will be used primarily as a right side attacker or on the outside.
As a Junior (2006) - Started 19 of her 28 matches played ... played in 101 games ... third on the Dukes with 2.03 kills per game ... scored a career-best 23 digs vs. IPFW ... tied personal-high with four aces at Fordham.
As a Sophomore (2005) - played in 73 games ... earned 16 starts in 25 matches ... 17 matches with double-figure kills ... three with double-digit digs ... had a personal-best 17 kills vs. Rhode Island and 12 digs at Robert Morris ...career-best four aces at Rhode Island ... averaged 2.25 kills and 1.79 digs per game.
As a Freshman (2006) - saw time in 14 matches ... season-best 10 kills vs. West Virginia and eight digs vs. Xavier ... averaged 1.12 kills and 1.00 digs on the season.
High School - saw her team post a 27-2 record in 2003 en route to earning sectional, district and regional championship crowns and advancing to the state championship match ... team was state runners-up in 2003 ... two-year varsity letterwinner ... a 2003 first team All-MAC (Midwest Athletic Conference) pick and was tabbed the MAC and District 8 Player of the Year ... a first team All-Ohio selection ... also lettered in basketball where she was a first team All-MAC pick ... an all-academic honoree.
Personal - a marketing major ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... Duquesne Spring Clean Up volunteer ... born July 19, 1985.
Hess' Career Stats