As a junior (2006) - Played in 18 matches and 71 games... Recorded double-digit digs nine times, including a season best 20 against IPFW... Notched a career-best eight assists against Memphis... Posted career highs of four aces against both IPFW and at Tulsa... Averaged 0.32 aces per game, second on the team.
As a sophomore (2005) - Started the first 16 matches of the year before being sidelined by injury... Posted a career best 15 kills against SMU... Averaged 3.16 digs per game, third best on the team with double-digit digs 10 times... Recorded two of the top 10 single matches in Rice history for digs with 30 at UTEP and 29 against Sacramento State... Notched three double-doubles in her 16 matches.
As a freshman (2004) - Played in 19 matches and 58 games... Ranked third for Rice with 0.24 service aces per game... Posted season high 10 digs vs. San Jose State.
At Hamilton Heights High School - 2004 graduate of Hamilton Heights High School in Arcadia, Ind. ... Four-year letterwinner and starter for coach Susan Jenkins and the Huskies... Named the team's most valuable player as a sophomore, junior and senior... Three-time first-team all-Mid Indiana Conference selection... Three-time first-team Noblesville Ledger honoree... Two-time Noblesville Ledger athlete of the year... 2003 Hamilton County player of the year... Second-team all-state as a senior... Named to the Indianapolis Star All-Metro North first-team as a junior... As a freshman, earned the team's rookie of the year award... Honorable mention academic all-state... Academic all-conference... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal - Full name: Kristina Leigh Dennemann... Born: March 30, 1986 at Indianapolis, Ind. ... Parents: Thomas and Jennifer Hough of Cicero, Ind., and Brett and Kristen Dennemann of New Palestine, Ind. (two brothers, two sisters)... Father played baseball and tennis at University of Indianapolis; Stepmother played volleyball at Butler; Mother, Jennifer Hough played volleyball, basketball, and track at University of Indianapolis; Brother, David, plays baseball (pitcher) for Butler... Rice Major: civil engineering. College: Hanszen.
Career highs - Kills: 15 vs. SMU 10/8/05... Attempts: 49 vs. SMU 10/8/05... Hitting Percentage: .312 at Louisiana-Lafayette 8/26/05... Assists: 8 Memphis 9/24/06... Aces: 4 vs. IPFW 9/16/06 and at Tulsa 11/10/06... Digs: 30 at UTEP 10/2/05... Solo Blocks: 1 vs. Louisiana-Lafayette 8/26/05... Block Assists: 5 at Texas-San Antonio 9/10/05... Total Blocks: 5 at Texas-San Antonio 9/10/05.