5 Kathryn Wilkerson
Kathryn Wilkerson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Arlington, Texas

High School:
Lamar

Height:
5-10

Position:
Outside Hitter

Experience:
3L


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2010 (Sr.)

Named to Baylor Classic All-Tournament Team... Named to Doubletree Invitational All-Tournament Team... Set personal record with .571 (12 of 21) hitting percentage in win over Texas Tech.

2009 (Jr.)

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Played in all 121 sets for the Mustangs... Ranked third in C-USA with 36 service aces for an average of 0.30 per set... Tallied 333 kills on the season... Was third on the team in points (397)... Enters the season sixth all-time in career digs (1136) at SMU, seventh in career service aces (92), eighth in career kills (1067) and eighth in career points (1230.5)... Game highlights: Collected 21 kills, 13 digs and 21.5 points against McNeese State (9/5)... Accumulated 15 kills and 20 digs against Rice (10/23)... Registered three service aces in three different matches: New Mexico St. (8/28), Rice (10/10) and Tulane (10/30)... Notched 10 kills and 19 digs against Tulane in the C-USA tournament.

2008 (So.)

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Played in all 31 matches and 116 sets...Averaged team-best 3.07 kills as well as 3.35 digs and 3.43 points...Totaled 21 aces and 40 blocks...Recorded 10 or more kills 20 times and 10 or more digs 18 times...Had 13 double-doubles, including a 21-kill, 23-dig match against UCF 9/26...Team Rankings: 1st in kills (356, 3.07), 1st in points (3.43), 2nd in digs (369, 3.18), 4th in hitting percentage (.203), 5th in aces (29, 0.25)...C-USA Rankings: 9th in points (3.44), 10th in kills (3.07), 12th in digs (3.18)...In league play, 12th in digs (3.31), 14th in kills (2.90)...Game Highlights: Had 20 digs, 14 kills, and three blocks against Rice 11/2...Had 21 kills and 23 digs match against UCF 9/26...Totaled 23 digs, 19 kills, two blocks, and an ace in the SMU Invitational versus Stephen F Austin 9/6.

Kathryn Wilkerson


2007 (Fr.)

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Outstanding freshman year... Played in 115 of 117 games and all 31 matches... Led team in kills with 378 and was second only to the libero in digs with 404 (3.51 per game)... Led the team with 18 double-doubles... Had 20 or more digs twice...Had 15 or more kills nine times... Notched 40 or more attacks 14 times... Honors: Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team... Earned team's Most Kills and Most Aces awards... Selected to the all-tournament team at the New Hampshire Invitational... Team Rankings: Currently fourth all-time in kills per game with 3.29... Third all-time in digs per game with 3.51... Seventh all-time in points per game (3.78)... Game Highlights: Pieced together nine kills, 13 digs, three assists and one block assist at Rice (11/10)... Recorded her team-leading 18th double-double of the season with 18 kills and 17 digs at Houston (11/9)... Had nine kills, 10 digs and two block assists against UAB (11/4)... Notched nine kills, 17 digs, one ace and one block assist against Memphis (11/2)... Hit .339 against UTEP, with a team-leading 23 kills and 18 digs (10/28)... Managed eight kills and two digs against Tulane (10/26)... Recorded her fourth-straight double-double with 14 kills and 13 digs against Tulsa (10/21)... Recorded her 15th double-double of the season at Tulsa with 19 kills and 10 digs (10/19)... Added her 14th double-double of the season at UCF with 19 kills and 13 digs... Also added one assist, one ace, one block solo and three block assists (10/14)... Recorded her 13th double-double of the season at Southern Miss with 26 kills and 14 digs; also notched four service aces (10/12)... Tallied nine kills, eight digs and three assists against Houston (10/7)... Recorded her 12th career double-double against Rice with 15 kills and 16 digs (10/5)... Had six kills and nine digs at Tulane (9/30)... Notched her 11th double-double of the season at UTEP with 12 kills and 18 digs (9/28)... Recorded 10th double-double of the season at East Carolina with 15 kills and 16 digs... Also racked up one service ace, one assist, one block solo and one block assist (9/23)... Notched her ninth double-double of the season against Marshall with 11 kills and 16 digs... Named to New Hampshire Invitational All-Tournament team following her performances... Recorded eighth double-double of the season in loss to New Hampshire, with 13 kills and 12 digs (9/15)... Racked up seven kills, eight digs and two service aces in win over Holy Cross (9/15)... Had seventh double-double of the season in win over Syracuse, with 18 kills and 23 digs; also recorded one service ace (9/14)... Recorded a service ace agaisnt UTSA (9/11)... Notched sixth double-double of the season against Baylor, with 13 kills and 12 digs (9/8)... Played in two games against Prairie View A&M (9/8)... Recorded fifth double-double of 2007 with 11 kills and 14 digs against Ole Miss (9/7)... Notched fourth double-double of the season against Stephen F. Austin, with 12 kills and 19 digs (9/4)... Recorded third double-double of the season with 11 kills and 16 digs against Texas Tech (9/1)... Notched 11 kills and seven digs in win over Villanova (9/1)... Recorded 13 kills and eight digs against Lamar (8/31)... Played in all five games against Eastern Illinois (8/25), recording her second double-double of the tournament, with 11 kills and 16 digs... Played in all three games against McNeese State (8/25)... Notched her first double-double (17 kills, 12 digs) in her collegiate debut in the season opener against Western Carolina (8/24).

Olympic Development: Played in the junior Olympic Nationals in the summer of 2007 and made the all-tournament team. Prep: Was a three-year letterwinner and two-time team captain for coach Shain Sackett at Arlington Lamar HS...Her senior season, she led Lamar to the regional finals for the first time in its history while totaling 561 kills, 633 digs, and 64 aces...named to the first annual AVCA High School Senior All-America teams for girls' volleyball...honored as The Dallas Morning News Volleyball Player of the Year, second-team All-State, District MVP, and District Defender of the Year after leading her team to the third round of playoffs...also named Academic All-State...played club volleyball for Texas Advantage.

Personal: Born in March of 1989...is the daughter of Steve and Kim Wilkerson...started playing volleyball at age eight...father, Steve, played baseball and basketball at TCU...her uncle, Dean Wilkerson, played football at TCU, and her grandfather, Basil Wilkerson, played professional football for the Washington Redskins.