TEAM CO-CAPTAIN FOR 2008
JUNIOR SEASON (2007)
Appeared in 82 games and in all 30 matches... 9 matches with double-digits in kills... Finished the season with double-digit kills in 5 of the last 7 matches... Pounded 19 kills vs. Oral Roberts and 18 vs. East Carolina and Tulsa... Also had 15 kills vs. Texas Southern and at Tulane... 22 digs vs. Oral Roberts, 20 vs. Lamar and, 18 digs at UAB.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2006)
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll... Started 29 matches, and missing just one match with an injury, while playing in 123 games... The Owls' kill leader with 3.58 kpg, ranking 10th in C-USA... Scored double-digit kills in 25 matches, including a career high 27 against Illinois State... Recorded 18 double-doubles across the season... Posted 30 digs against Tulsa to rank among the top 10 at Rice for a single match... Finished the year with 420 digs for the fourth-best single season at Rice... Only the fourth player in Rice history to record at least 400 kills and 400 digs in a single season... Matched her blocking best with seven against IPFW... Named MVP of the Holiday Inn Select/Rice Invitational and earned a spot on the LSU Tiger Classic All-Tournament Team.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2005)
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll... Started all 29 matches and 113 games for Rice... Finished third on the team in kills with 348 and in digs with 310... Came on strong late in the season, leading the Owls in kills in six of the final eight matches... Posted double-digit kills in 19 matches, including 17 of the last 19... Exceeded the 20-kill mark three times with a career best 24 against Tulane... Notched 13 double-doubles... Led the squad with 42 service aces, including a best of five against Sam Houston State... Named Rice Newcomer of the Year.
A 2005 graduate of Episcopal High School in Bellaire... Four-year starter and letterwinner for the Episcopal High School Knights and coach Kathy Coe... Four-year all-Southwest Preparatory Conference selection... Four-year all-South Zone selection... Led team with 4.15 kills per game in her senior year... Member of Texas Tornadoes club volleyball team... Texas Tornadoes ranked top club team in Texas for 2003 and 2004... Fifth place at nationals in 2002... Member of Students of Service community service group... Member of Diversity in Action.
Full name: Karen Christine Morgan... Born: August 6, 1986 at Houston, Texas... Parents: Charles and Theresa Morgan (one sister)... College: Jones.