12 - Natalie Meert
Natalie Meert
Height: 5-6
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Mishawaka, Ind.
High School: Penn
Position: DS/L
Club Team: Northern Indiana Volleyball Association

High School: Four-year letterwinner at 4A northern Indiana powerhouse Penn, where she won two state championships...voted first team academic all-state...named first team All-Northern Indiana Conference...named AVCA Player of the Week and Burger King Student-Athlete of the Week...totaled 475 digs and led team to 39-1 record and state title as a junior in 2010...helped team to a 38-1 mark and state title as a senior, posting 447 digs...high school coaches were Lisa Pawlik and Sarah Hendricks...played club volleyball for NIVA and coach Lou Hickey. 

Personal: Born December 4, 1993...daughter of Margaret and Gregory Meert...is a triplet and has four siblings altogether...chemistry major.