2010 Season (Senior): Has seen action in 27 games this season, playing in 75 sets...has five assists and 121 digs on the season...notched a season-high 15 digs in a 3-0 win against Villanova (10/31)...posted eight digs against Georgetown (10/24)...recorded 10 digs against BIG EAST opponent Notre Dame (10/10)...recorded two service aces and nine digs in BIG EAST play against Seton Hall (9/24)...reached a season high of 10 digs against Morehead State (9/21)...posted nine digs versus Purdue (9/18)...recorded nine digs and a service ace against Auburn (9/11).
2009 Season (Junior): Posted two service aces in NCAA Tournament against Ohio State ... had two service aces and led long rally in BIG EAST semifinal win over USF (11/21) ... posted a career-high four aces vs. Syracuse (11/1) ... Collected three kills and three blocks at Wright State (10/27) ... notched four kills and three digs at Rutgers (10/17) ... combined to hit .333 in matches at Notre Dame (10/10) and DePaul (10/11) ... finished with a season-best four kills at DePaul ... put down three kills at No. 17 Utah (8/29).
2008 Season (Sophomore): Ranked seventh in the BIG EAST in overall games in hitting percentage (.324) ... was inserted in the starting lineup against DePaul on Oct. 13 and started the final 19 matches of the season ... recorded a season-high 10 kills in first start of the season vs. DePaul (10/3) ... hit above .400 in 10 matches, including a career-best .857 (6-0-7) vs. Georgetown (11/2) ... matched a career-high with seven block assists vs. Seton Hall (10/10) ... combined to collect 12 kills in 22 attempts, without recording an error, for a .545 hitting percentage in matches against Western Kentucky and Illinois in the NCAA Tournament.
2007 Season (Freshman): A regular starter at middle blocker, averaged 1.84 kills and 0.75 blocks per game as a true freshman ... contributed double figure kills in seven matches, including a career-best 13 in the BIG EAST Championship opener vs. Notre Dame (11/16) ... tallied career-high seven blocks in regular-season finale at Pacific (11/24) ... posted six blocks in BIG EAST matches against Connecticut (10/5), Villanova (10/13) and DePaul (11/11) ... ranked fifth on the team with 25 service aces, including three against Oakland (8/25).
High School: A first team all-Ohio selection as a senior at Mount Notre Dame High School ... also earned all-conference, all-city and all-district honors during senior campaign ... was an honorable mention all-conference selection two other years ... helped team to state tournament twice, including a championship during senior year ... team won three district and two conference championships ... competed in the 2006 OHCA all-star match.
Personal: Born April 13, 1989 ... daughter of Paul and Bev Upton ... brother A.J. played on the UC baseball team.
Academic Major: Marketing.