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  Mariah Riddlesprigger
Mariah Riddlesprigger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fresno, Calif.

High School:
Bullard HS

Height:
5-10

Position:
High Jump/Javelin


2012 (Jr.):Played in 30 matches, starting 26 ... Ranked 17th in digs per set in C-USA matches and 18th in the league in all matches (2.14) ... Ranked sixth among all C-USA non-liberos in digs per set ... Notched five double doubles on the season ... Had double-digit digs in 12 of the 16 C-USA matches ... Posted seven straight 10+ dig outings from Oct. 12 to Nov. 4 ... Had 1.78 kills per set and 2.89 digs per set against teams that finished the season regionally-ranked ... Earned a double-double at UTSA (Aug. 28) with 10 kills and 16 digs ... Posted 12 digs and nine kills against No. 7 Purdue (Aug. 31) ... Compiled 13 digs against Sam Houston State (Sept. 4) ... Tallied 9 kills against North Dakota (Sept. 7) ... Hit .385 (6K-1E-13TA) with 10 digs against Alabama A&M (Sept. 8) ... Picked up 10 digs against Cal State Northridge (Sept. 14) ... Picked up 12 kills and 26 digs vs. SMU (Sept. 28) ... Registered 14 kills and 22 digs vs. Tulsa (Sept. 30) ... Hit .355 (14K-3E-31TA) with 14 kills and 12 digs against East Carolina (Oct. 14) ... Had 12 kills and 10 digs against UCF (Nov. 4) ... Posted three aces in matches at UTSA (Aug. 28) and vs. North Dakota (Sept. 7) ... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Honors
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2011 (So.):Recorded 7 double-doubles... 8 matches in double-digit digs... Five kills vs. Stanford... 7 digs vs. HBU and 10 vs. UTSA... 9 digs vs. Georgia Tech... 8 kills and 12 digs vs. Cincinnati and 12 kills and 17 digs vs. Pacific... 9 kills and 10 digs vs. North Dakota... 11 kills and 10 digs vs. Sam Houston State... Team-high 12 kills and .321 hitting percentage with 9 digs vs. Houston... Match-high 14 kills with 13 digs vs. Tulane and 7 kills and 17 digs vs. Southern Miss... 15 digs at SMU... Posted 9 kills and 13 digs in second match at Marshall... Double-double with 10 kills and 10 digs vs. UTEP... 11 digs vs. Memphis and 12 kills and 13 digs at UAB... 11 digs in match two vs. ECU... 13 kills and 13 digs at Southern Miss... Season-high 20 kills at Houston.

Honors
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2010 (Fr.):Played in 86 sets... Fourth on team with 193 kills (2.24 kps)... Pounded 6 kills in 12 attempts (.500) in collegiate debut vs. Texas Tech... 11 kills vs. UTSA and 5 vs. Mississippi... 6 kills vs. Missouri and 8 vs. Eastern Washington... Team-high 11 kills and .381 hitting percentage vs. North Carolina... Tallied 6 kills vs. Samford and 4 against Stephen F. Austin... Career-high 16 kills to lead Rice at UAB... 7 kills vs. SMU with 11 digs... Second on team with 15 kills at East Carolina and 9 kills at Marshall... Double-doubles with 12 kills and 10 digs vs. Memphis and 11 kills and 17 digs vs. UAB... Double-double with 13 kills and 10 digs vs. ECU... 13 kills at SMU... 14 kills in 3-2 win over Houston.

Honors
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

High School:A 2010 graduate of Bullard High School... Played for coach Kieran Roblee... Team captain and team MVP as senior... In 2009 posted 342 kills, 212 digs, 22 aces, 17 blocks and a .433 kill percentage... Averaged 3.7 kills per game in 2009... Season-high 20 kills and 17 digs in 3-1 win over Bakersfield... 17 matches with double-digit kills in 2009... Led the Knights to the Metro Athletic Conference title and was named league MVP award... All-tournament at Clovis and Beach Cities invitationals... All-Fresno Bee County Team member... Knights were CIF Semi-finalist and finished with a 26-7 overall record (undefeated in district)... As a junior, was a first team all-district selection and second team all-conference and the Knights' team MVP and team captain... Also competed as a high jumper in track and field with best mark of 5-4 and 11.92 in 100m.. Active in the African American Student Union, Junior LARCs, Pay It Forward, Special Olympics, Northpointe Community Church and Kid's Day... Principal's Honor Roll... Scholar Athlete and Junior League Senior Girl Athlete Award... Club team ranked top 15 in nation by PrepVolleyball.com.Personal:Full name: Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger... Born: Sept. 17, 1992... Parents: Pat and Cathy Riddlesprigger (two sisters)... Father played basketball at Fresno State... College: Lovett.

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