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Volleyball: Shannon Gillespie

Shannon Gillespie

  Position: OH    Ht.: 5-10
  Hometown: Fishers, Ind.
  Previous School: Fishers High School
  Eligibility: Sr.  Major:

Played in all 130 sets … Named to the 2013 NCAA Southeast Region All-Tournament Team … Named to the Daktronics NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region Team … Earned First-Team All-South Atlantic Conference honors … Named South Atlantic Conference Player of the Week on Oct. 14 … Ranked 15th in the nation with 4.05 kills per set (which led the league ) and was 21st nationally with 4.45 points per set, while leading the conference with 578.0 total points … Led the SAC with a school record 526 kills on the season, while adding 449 digs, which was eighth in the SAC … Also set a new school record and led the conference with 1,660 attempts on the year … Notched a season-best .538 attack percentage vs. Catawba (11/13/13) … Posted a season-best 25 kills at Mars Hill (11/8/13) … Recorded 23 double-doubles on the season … Reached double-figure kill tallies on 28 occasions … Posted 27 service aces, including a season-high six at Carson-Newman (10/26/13) … Reached double-figure digs in 25 matches … Recorded 45 total blocks on the season … Named to the Capital One Academic All-District first team.

Played in all 30 matches … Led the team with 355 kills … Named Second-Team All-Conference … Named First–Team Academic All-District … Named to the SAC Commissioner’s Honor Roll … Ranked sixth in the SAC in kills and seventh in kills per set …  Recorded 16 double-double kill/dig matches … Fourth on the team with 27 assists … Added 31 blocks (8 solo and 23 block assists) … Second on the squad with 418 digs (9th in SAC) and third on the team with 18 service aces … Led the Trojans in kills 10 times ... Posted a season-high .480 attack percentage vs. Carson-Newman (9/22) … Season-high 26 kills at Lenoir-Rhyne (9/15) … Recorded 23 digs on two occasions (vs. LMU (9/21) and Catawba (11/02) … Wrapped up the season needing just 119 kills to move into the top-10 in AU’s all-time record books ... Ranks 5th in AU's single season attack attempts with 1,298 in 2012 ... Ranks 5th in individual match record books with 26 kills vs. Lenoir-Rhyne (9/15) ... Holds school record for attack attempts in a single match with 82 at Lenoir-Rhyne (9/15) and also holds five additional top 10 individual match attack attempt tallies ... Tied for 4th in school history in 3-set kills with 15 at Carson-Newman (10/20) and also tied for 8th with 14 three-set kills vs. Carson-Newman on 9/22 ... Holds school record with 26 five-set kills at Lenoir- Rhyne (9/15).  

Saw action in all 30 matches, including a team-high 102 sets … Ranks sixth in school record books in kills per set (3.06) … Ranks ninth in school record books in serve percentage (.942) … Named to the SAC Commissioner’s Honor Roll … Ranked eighth in the SAC in kills … Led the team with 312 kills (3.06 KPG), 26 service aces and ranked second with 33 total blocks … Third on the team with 278 digs … Recorded 12 double-doubles (kills/digs) on the season … Led the team in kills nine times, reaching double-figure kills on 16 occasions … Recorded season-high .375 attack percentage at Carson-Newman (10/21/11) … Posted season-best 19 kills at Limestone (11/1/11) … Recorded season-best 18 digs twice … Notched five blocks at Lincoln Memorial (10/22/11).