Kaitlyn King breaks down the Terps' performance at Clemson and Georgia, Tech, and looks ahead to Virginia Tech and Virginia.
As a Sophomore (2012): Suffered a season-ending injury following the match at Duke (10/5)...appeared in 10 matches prior to the injury...totaled six digs in two matches against Virginia (9/30) and Virginia Tech (9/28)...made her season debut against New Hampshire (8/25) and recorded four digs.
As a Freshman (2011): Saw action at setter and as a defensive specialist...recorded five digs against Wake Forest (11/20)...finished with nine digs against Duke (11/18)...came off the bench against NC State (10/28) and sparked a third-set rally with five assists, two digs and a kill...against No. 25 Ohio State (9/17), recorded eight assists and one dig...made her Maryland debut against Quinnipiac (9/3) and finished with four digs and an assist.
Before Maryland: Named a 2011 Prep Volleyball High School Senior Ace and 2011 Prep Volleyball Academic All-American...played three seasons of varsity volleyball at Benet Academy under head coach Brad Baker...Benet Academy record holder for most assists in a season (812) and career (1,423)...helped compile a spectacular 107-14 record in three seasons...East Suburban Catholic Conference All-Conference pick...honorable mention all-state...team co-captain...also recruited by Princeton, Towson, Chicago, and DePaul.
Personal: Daughter of Thomas and Donna King...father played soccer at Michigan State University from 1980-1982...is majoring in kinesiology...has one brother Brendan, who plays soccer at Notre Dame...member of National Honor Society, Outreach, and Student Government.
KING'S CAREER HIGHS