Wyoming opens up the 2013 season on Friday, August 30
Forty-seven UW students honored for hard work in classroom
Purdy Ties Mountain West All-Time Double-Double Record Of 57, With 11th Of The Season
Wyoming Recorded A Season-High 19 Total Team Blocks
Senior Purdy Records Second Double-Double Of 2012
Redshirt Freshman (2012): Played in 17 of 32 matches and 34 sets this season...played in her first collegiate match against Presbyterian (8/24/12)...started her first career match against Wright State (9/14/12)...recorded three kills on 10 attacks against Wright State (9/14/12)...finished with 34 kills and 26 blocks...hit a career-high .800 (4-0-5) against Air Force (11/17/12)...finished with a career-high nine kills, 23 attempts and seven total blocks against Regis (10/30/12)...recorded five kills and 14 attacks against San Diego State (10/27/12)...had three block assists against Colorado State-Pueblo (10/1/12)...hit .500 (1-0-2) against Florida Gulf Coast (9/1/12)...recorded two kills in that match...had three block assists against Eastern Washington (8/25/12)...an Academic All-MW selection for the first time in her career.
Freshman (2011): Redshirted
High School: A three-year letterwinner while attending Pine Creek High School...was selected to the AVCA High School preseason All-America Players to Watch list in 2010...in 2009, she helped her team to a Metro, District and Regional Championship...the team earned the number one seed in pool play at the 2009 State Volleyball Championships...during her senior season, her won the Metro and District Championships...entered the 5A State Championships as the third seed with a 23-3 overall record...went 3-0 in Pool Play and fell to Chaparral in the Championship game to finish the season 26-4 overall...was coached by Ashlynn Smith in high school...her 2010 Colorado Juniors Volleyball Club team placed second at the Rocky Mountain Qualifier and third at the Crossroads Tournament, while qualifying for the Junior Olympics...in 2009, they won the Rocky Mountain Regional Tournament, and placed second at the 17's Division Chicago and Omaha Tournaments...an excellent student, she was a member of the National Honor Society and Honor Roll, while being involved in several clubs and activities.
Personal: Full name Katherine Esther Feldman...born March 19, 1993 in Colorado Springs...the daughter of Steven and Valerie Feldman...has five siblings, Sarah, Will, Tom, Caroline and Anna...majoring in art.