8 Kelsey Labrum
8 Kelsey Labrum
Height: 5-11
Year: Junior
Hometown: Granger, Ind.
High School: Penn
Previous College: Memphis
Position: OH

* 2008 Horizon League Newcomer of the Year

2009 - Junior Season: Played in 34 matches, starting 11....averaged 1.79 kills per set while hitting .295...ranked fourth on the team with 202 kills...added 36 assists and 17 aces on the year...had nine or more kills in nine different matches...posted 12 kills at Kent State (Sept. 19)...recorded 10 kills and two aces in win over Valparaiso (Oct. 30)...had season-high 17 kills vs. Loyola (Nov. 6)...tallied 12 kills and season-high eight digs in win over UIC (Nov. 7)...totaled 10 kills, four digs and three aces in league tourney match vs. UIC (Nov. 20).

2008 - Sophomore Season: Named the Horizon League Newcomer of the Year...a member of the Sun Bowl Invitational All-Tournament Team...ranked fifth in the Horizon League with 0.20 service aces per set...finished first on the team with 33 service aces, third with 289 kills and a .208 hitting percentage and fifth with 1.56 digs per set...finished third on the team with 3.01 points per set...had 13 matches with double-figure kill totals...tallied a game-high 20 kills at Green Bay on Sept. 27...registered a pair of double-doubles in kills and digs.

2007 - Freshman Season: Played in 114 games while at the University of Memphis as a freshman...ranked fourth on the squad with 1.99 kills per game and with 55 total blocks...also added 0.70 digs per game and 0.39 assists per contest.

At Mishawaka Marian/Penn High School: Helped guide MMHS to an appearance in the Indiana State finals as a freshman...earned second team all-state accolades in her freshman and sophomore seasons...garnered First Team All Northern Indiana Conference recognition while at Marian...earned a pair of First Team All-NIC honors under head coach Lisa Pawlik while at Penn...recorded 388 kills and made 374 digs as a senior en route to being tabbed a first team all-state performer...led the Kingsmen to a 31-8 mark and an Indiana Class 4A Regional Championship appearance as a senior...also lettered one year track in addition to playing volleyball...competed in the 400-meter dash, the 4x4 relay and the long jump.

Personal: Born December 11, 1988...daughter of Kelly Bowdoin and Phil Labrum...marketing major...played club volleyball for the Dunes Volleyball Club, where she played both the outside and right side hitter positions.