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Dana McLaughlin
Dana McLaughlin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aliquippa, Pa.

High School:
Hopewell

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter



Currently ranks 13th all-time in Duquesne history with 130 block assists ... a consistent outside hitter and established shot blocker.

As a Junior (2006) - Started 31 of 32 matches ... played in 113 games ... tied for second on the Dukes with 18 service aces ... third for DU with 304 digs, averaging 2.69 per game ... recorded a personal-best 19 digs at Rutgers ... had a career-high four aces at Texas-Arlington ... posted a personal-best 15 kills vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

As a Sophomore (2005) - Started 27 of 28 matches ... played in 94 games ... averaged 2.17 kills, 2.33 digs and nearly 1.00 blocks per game ... eight matches with double-figure kills and 10 with double-digit digs ... added 14 aces ... career-best 14 kills vs. George Washington and 18 digs vs. Memphis ... had just one reception error on the season ...

As a Freshman (2004) - Saw action in 16 matches as a back-up ... averaged 1.68 kills and 1.21 digs ... twice recorded a season-best 10 kills (Radford & Pitt) ... then personal-best 15 digs at Youngstown State ... added four aces and 17 blocks ...

High School - Was a member of the 2002 and 2003 conference and Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL) championship squads ... helped her team advance to the 2003 state tournament ... set the school records for kills in a match with 32 and in a season with 400 as a senior ... a four-time all-section pick ... 2003 WPIAL Section 3-AA MVP ... was chosen for the 2003 WPIAL All-Star team ... a first team All-WPIAL and all-state teams in 2002 and 2003 ...

Personal - a pharmacy major ... Dean's List ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... SAAC ... a Special Olympics volunteer ... her sister Kayla is a sophomore guard on the Penn State Erie - The Behrend College women's basketball team ... born April 3, 1986.

McLaughlin's Caeer Stats

Year	GP-MP	Kills	KPG	Err	TA	Pct.	Asst.	SA	Digs	DPG	BS	BA	TB
2004	38/16	64	1.68	34	170	.176	9	4	46	1.21	0	17	17
2005	94/28	204	2.17	104	627	.159	51	14	219	2.33	5	87	92
2006	113/32	156	1.38	101	560	.098	40	18	304	2.69	5	26	31
Total	245/76	424	1.73	239	1357	.136	100	36	569	2.32	10	130	140
Career Highs
Kills: 15 vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (9/9/06)
Attempts: 42 vs. Memphis (9/16/05)
Hitting Percentage: .474 vs. Radford (9/11/04)
Digs: 19 vs. Rutgers (8/25/06)
Assists: 10 at Saint Louis (11/12/05)
Aces: 4 at Texas-Arlington (09/09/06)
Solo Blocks: 1 (last) vs. West Virginia (10/25/06)
Block Assists: 6 (last) at Rhode Island (11/12/05)
Total Blocks: 6 (last) at Rhode Island (11/12/05)
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