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Kersti Whitney
Kersti Whitney

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Coto De Caza, Calif.

High School:
Tesoro

Height:
5-7

Position:
Libero/Defensive Specialist - L/DS

Experience:
2L



05/23/2013

Boise State Volleyball vs Nevada, 10-13-2012

Boise State photo gallery for the Nevada match at Bronco Gym on Oct. 13, 2012.

05/23/2013

Boise State Volleyball vs New Mexico, 11-3-2012

Boise State photo gallery for the New Mexico match in Bronco Gym on Nov. 3, 2012.

05/23/2013

Boise State Volleyball vs Southern Utah, 9-7-2012

Boise State photo gallery for Southern Utah match in Bronco Gym on Sept. 7, 2012.

05/23/2013

Boise State Volleyball vs UNLV, 9-22-2012

Boise State photo gallery for the UNLV match in Bronco Gym on Sept. 22, 2012.

05/23/2013

Boise State Volleyball vs Wyoming, 11-15-2012

Boise State photo gallery for the Wyoming match on Nov. 15, 2012 in Bronco Gym.

Courtesy: Boise State Sports Information
Release: 08/10/2009

Junior (2011)
Saw action in 22 matches with 16 starts as a defensive specialist ... played in 81 sets ... recorded 205 digs for a 2.53 average per set, third most on team ... tallied 15 set assists and 13 service aces ... finished with 15 points on the season ... had a season-high 17 digs at TCU (Oct. 29) and 16 in a road win at UNLV (Oct. 13).
HONORS - Named to the Mountain West All-Academic Team.

Sophomore (2010)
Played in 31 matches, starting in 23 ... racked up 294 digs, good for second on the team ... tallied 31 ace serves for second best on the team (.881 percentage) ... led the team in aces per set with 0.27 ... had 31.0 points on the season ... added 19 assists ... earned career-highs of five service aces and 5.0 points against Portland (Sept. 10).
HONORS - Named to the 2010 Uni/Wyo Cowgirl Classic All-Tournament Team ... 2010 WAC All-Academic Team member.

Freshman (2009)
Saw time in 24 matches, including six starts ... played in 77 sets ... earned the role of starting libero for a period mid-way through the season ... tallied 212 digs (2.75 digs per set) to sit fourth on the team as a freshman ... tallied 14 assists, five service aces, one kill and 6.5 points on the season ... had a career match-high of 20 digs against Fresno State (Oct. 1) ... had a career match-high two assists in two matches ... had two aces for a match-high at Louisiana Tech (Nov. 7) while also scoring a career match-high 2.0 points.

Tesoro High School
Played three seasons for the Tesoro High School varsity volleyball team under coaches John Gipe and Rich Polk.
HONORS - Earned the 2008 team "Most Valuable Player" ... All-South Coast League Second Team in 2008 ... 2006 All-South Coast League honorable mention ... was a member of the THS Principal's Honor Roll.

Club Team
Played for Laguna Beach Volleyball Club under the direction of Michael Soylular ... member of the 2009 Junior Olympic 18-Open bronze medalist team ... a 2008 member of the Junior Olympic 18-National bronze medalist team.

Season sp-mp k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s se dig d/s re bs ba tb b/s be bhe pts pts/s
2009.. 77-24 1 0.01 1 9 .000 14 0.18 5 0.06 22 212 2.75 14 0 1 1 0.01 0 1 6.5 0.08
2010.. 116-31 0 0.00 1 8 -.125 19 0.16 31 0.27 52 294 2.53 23 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 31.0 0.27
2011.. 81-22 2 0.02 3 7 -.143 15 0.19 13 0.16 21 205 2.53 13 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 15.0 0.19
TOTAL. 274-77 3 0.01 5 24 -.083 48 0.18 49 0.18 95 711 2.59 50 0 1 1 0.00 0 1 52.5 0.19

SINGLE-MATCH HIGHS:
Kills: 1, at UNLV, 10/13/11 ; at TCU, 10/29/11 ; at New Mexico State, Nov 05, 2009
Attacks: 2, 5 times
Assists: 3, New Mexico, 10/01/11 ; vs UT-ARLINGTON, Sep 11, 2010
Serve aces: 5, vs Portland Pilots, Sep 10, 2010
Digs: 20, FS, Oct 1, 2009
Blocks: 1, vs UC Irvine, Sep 11, 2009
Block assist: 1, vs UC Irvine, Sep 11, 2009