Lauren

Stivrins

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#26

Middle Blocker
Height: 6'4"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Chaparral
Major: Undeclared

Bio

Honors & Awards
• AVCA All-America First Team (2018)
• AVCA All-Region First Team (2018)
• NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2018)
• PrepVolleyball.com All-America Honorable Mention (2017)
• All-Big Ten Team (2018)
• Big Ten Co-Player of the Week (Oct. 1, 2018)
• Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 5, 2018, Nov. 26, 2018)
• All-Big Ten Freshman Team (2017)
• Minneapolis Regional All-Tournament Team (2018)
• Ameritas Players Challenge All-Tournament Team (2018)
• Husker Invite All-Tournament Team (2018)
• Omaha Challenge All-Tournament Team (2017)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016, Spring 2018)
• Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017)

2018 (Sophomore)
• Earned AVCA first-team All-America honors with 2.36 kills per set and 1.17 blocks per set while serving 25 aces
• Hit .421 during the season, the third-highest mark in school history and second during the rally-scoring era
• Selected to the NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team after a career-high 19 kills on .615 hitting in the championship match against No. 1 Stanford
• Named Big Ten Co-Player of the Week on Oct. 1 after a perfect 1.000 hitting percentage with 10 kills and three blocks at Northwestern
• Named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 5 after a career-high 10 blocks with 13 kills against No. 7 Penn State
• Earned a second Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week award on Nov. 26 after averaging 2.17 blocks per set with 2.33 kills per set on .522 hitting against Ohio State and Maryland
• Became the third Husker in school history (Tracy Stalls and Megan Korver) to post a 1.000 hitting percentage with at least 10 kills
• Had 16 kills on .789 hitting at Ohio State
• Posted 12 kills on .423 hitting at No. 3 Minnesota
• Named to the Ameritas Players Challenge All-Tournament Team after nine kills, five blocks and a career-high four aces against Ohio
• Chosen to the Husker Invite All-Tournament Team after producing 11 kills on a .714 hitting percentage against Missouri State
• Tallied 10 kills and five blocks while hitting .450 against Minnesota
• Named to the Minneapolis Regional All-Tournament Team after posting 11 kills on .526 hitting with four blocks in a sweep of No. 14 Oregon in the regional final
• Notched 10 kills on .471 hitting with five blocks at Penn State
• Tallied 13 kills and five blocks at No. 15 Michigan

2017 (Redshirt Freshman)
• Named to the All-Big Ten Freshman team and received PrepVolleyball.com All-America honorable mention
• Finished the season with 2.07 kills per set on .309 hitting and 1.02 blocks per set while playing all 125 sets
• Tallied nine kills on .316 hitting against Florida in the NCAA Championship match
• Had seven kills and a career-high nine blocks in the NCAA Semifinal vs. Penn State
• Named to the Omaha Challenge All-Tournament Team after 10 kills and six blocks against Kansas State on .500 hitting on Sept. 15
• Produced a career-high 12 kills on .455 hitting at Ohio State on Nov. 17
• Had 11 kills on .526 hitting with five blocks against Minnesota on Sept. 29
• Tallied nine kills and hit .636 against Maryland on Nov. 8
• Posted 10 kills and four blocks in a win over Michigan State on Oct. 4
• Recorded eight kills and four blocks at Penn State on Sept. 22
• Had seven kills and four blocks and hit .667 at Omaha on Sept. 16
• Notched nine kills and five blocks in her first collegiate match vs. Oregon on Aug. 25
• Had seven kills in matches against Oral Roberts and Saint Mary’s on .500 and .375 hitting, respectively
• Tallied seven kills and four blocks at Purdue on Oct. 13
• Posted eight kills against UCLA on Sept. 8 and at Rutgers on Sept. 23
• Had nine kills and three blocks against Illinois on Oct. 21, hitting .467
• Had eight kills and six blocks in her first NCAA Tournament match on Dec. 1 against Stony Brook

2016 (Redshirt)
• Redshirted in her first year at Nebraska

Before Nebraska
• Joined the Huskers from Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Arizona
• Ranked the No. 9 prospect in 2016 by PrepVolleyball.com and No. 3 middle blocker
• Led Chaparral to the Arizona Division I state tournament as a senior with 5.3 kills per set, playing outside hitter
• Trained with the USA Volleyball High Performance development program
• Received Arizona all-state honorable mention
• Added 147 career blocks, 92 aces and 459 digs
• Played club volleyball for AZ Storm, which won the 16 open division at the USA Volleyball junior national championships in 2014

Personal
• Born May 26, 1998
• Parents are Alex and Claire Stivrins
• Father, Alex, was a member of Lincoln East’s 1978 Class A state championship basketball team and former player at Creighton and Colorado
• Major is communication studies

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