10 - Ashlee Russell
Ashlee Russell
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ponce De Leon, Mo.
High School: Spokane HS
Position: Opposite

In 2008: Russell was an honorable mention All-MIAA selection as a sophomore after finishing third on the team in kills and second in average ... Had a stellar match against Nebraska-Omaha where she hit .615 with eight kills and non errors ... Had a season high 15 kills against Southwest Baptist.

In 2007:
As a redshirt freshmen Russell played in every match and appeared in 115 games ... she also started in 21 of 32 matches ... finished second on the team in almost every offensive category recording 335 kills and averaging 2.91 per game ... was second on the team in points where she averaged 3.33 per game ... on defense she was third in total digs with 262 and fourth with 2.28 per game

In 2006: Redshirted as a freshmen

In high school: Russell was a three-year varsity starter in volleyball and this season was named conference MVP ... A state qualifier in track & field, she earned volleyball all-district honors three times in her career and was also the all-county volleyball MVP as a junior.

Personal: A Mass Communication major ... born December 31, 1987 in Springfield, Mo. ... the daughter of Tim and Terry Russell ... has one brother, Curt.


Season    GP      MP      K       K/G     E       TA      Pct     A       A/G     SA      SA/G    SE
2007   115     32      335     2.91    130     1049    .195    11      0.10    21      0.18    31
2008    110     31      216     1.96    81      593     .228    44      0.40    3       0.03    3

TOTAL   225     63      551     2.45    211     1642    .207    55      0.24    24      0.11    34


Season  DIG     D/G     RE      BS      BA      TB      B/G     BE      BHE     Points  Pts/G
2007   262     2.28    18      4       47      51      0.44    6       3       383.5   3.33    
2008    128     1.16    5       6       42      48      0.44    8       5       246.0   2.24    

TOTAL   390     1.73    23      10      89      99      0.44    14      8       629.5   2.80