9 Katie Calhoon
9 Katie Calhoon
Birth Date: 05/09/1984
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mansfield, Ohio
High School: Madison
Position: S/DS

One of the team's most veteran back row players, senior Katie Calhoon can also step in at setter if needed. A tough server, she will provide the Vikings a solid defensive presence.

2004 - Junior Season

Ranked second on the team with 285 digs and was tied for second with 31 aces...had 14 matches with 10 or more digs...averaged 3.4 dpg over the last six matches...tallied a season-high 20 digs against Butler (10/1)...tied for sixth in Horizon League history with eight aces in five game win over Eastern Michigan (9/18)...Played in 27 matches as a defensive specialist and at libero.

2003 - Sophomore Season

Led the team with 50 aces and was fourth in the league with 0.39 apg...recorded a career-best 26 digs against UW-Green Bay (10/24)...posted double-digit digs on 12 occasions...saw action in all 34 matches.

2002 - Freshman Season

Saw playing time in all 31 matches her rookie season...finished second on the team with 67 assists and fifth with 1.58 dpg...posted a season-best 19 digs against Wright State (11/16)...ripped four aces at Oakland (9/17).

High School

Four-year letterwinner at Madison High School...team went 16-8 her senior season and captured the conference title...as a senior, led the squad in assists, aces and points scored... named honorable mention Division II all-Ohio, second-team all-district and first-team all-conference following her final campaign...team captain in 2000 and 2001...first-team all-conference and second-team all-district as a junior...also lettered three times as a guard in basketball and twice in track, competing in field events...named Madison's "Female Athlete of the Year" for 2001-02...played for Nova Juniors (two years), Mid-Ohio (five years) and Central Ohio Volleyball Club...participated in the AAU National Championships twice and Junior Olympic nationals two times

Personal

Born May 9, 1984 in Mansfield, Ohio...daughter of Jim Calhoon and Kelley Workman...has an older brother, Jay, and older sister Stacy...majoring in graphic design with a minor in marketing...earned CSU's Athletic Academic Excellence Award in 2003, `04 & `05...Dean's List.