16 - Kirsten Morrison
Kirsten Morrison
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: North Reading, Mass.
High School: North Reading
Position: MH
m 32
k/s 1.61
h % .222
a/s 0.19
b/s 0.62
sa/s 0.04
d/s 0.31

2012 Named a Little East Conference Second Team All-Conference selection … Avearged 1.61 kills and 2.01 points per game in her sophomore season … Appeared in 114 of the possible 118 games played in 2012 … Recorded a season-high 12 kills on 30 attempts (.267 hitting percentage) in the five game win over Endicott College on October 13 … Finished with 11 kills at Plymouth State University on October 23 … Finished with a team-high 10 kills in the NCAA Championship Tournament Quarterfinal match against Christopher Newport University on November 15 … Recorded a season-best six digs against MIT in the first round match of the NCAA Regional Tournament against MIT on November 9 … Threw down a career-high five block assists in the five-set win over Wellesley College on September 28 … Finished with nine block assists and nine digs in the NCAA Regional Tournament … Also had four block assists in the NCAA Championship Tournament match against Christopher Newport … Recorded a streak of five matches with at-least two block assists or more … Earned a pair of solo blocks and four block assists in the 3-2 win over Endicott College in the 2012 Beacons Invitational Tournament.

2011 Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Year and Second Team All-Conference … Appeared in all but one match (32) in her freshman season … Ranked fourth on the squad with 2.41 points per set … Ended the season with a .327 attack percentage (third highest) … Scored a combined 198 kills on 450 attempts … Finished second on the team in block solos with 21 and third in block assists with 55 …  Averaged 0.71 blocks per set … Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week on October 17 and on September 12 … Recorded a career-best 13 kills and .765 hitting percentage in the five-set win over MIT in the championship match of the Engineer Classic in Cambridge, MA … Recorded her first double-figure in kills with 10 in the 3-0 win over Schreiner University (TX) on September 9 at the Endicott College Invitational … Totaled a career-best five block assists on three different occasions … Managed at-least one solo block in 16 matches.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Three-sport (volleyball, basketball, softball) athlete at North Reading High School ... Four-year starter on the varsity volleyball team ... Named team captain in 2010 ... Boston Herald All-Scholastic honoree in 2009-10 ... Named team MVP, All-League, League MVP, and Player of the Year in 2010 ... Member of the 2007 Division III State Championship volleyball squad and 2008 Division III State Runner-ups ... Born on September 9, 1992 ... Daughter of Pam and Jack Morrison ... Has three siblings Erik, Caitlin, and Ryan ... Majoring in Exercise Health Sciences … Also a member of the UMass Boston Women’s Basketball team, and was named the program’s first D3Hoops.com Northeast Region Rookie of the Year in 2012.

Career Stats

Season gp-mp k k/g e ta pct a a/g sa sa/g se
2011................ 107-32 198 1.85 51 450 .327 11 0.10 11 0.10 6
2012................ 114-32 183 1.61 74 492 .222 22 0.19 4 0.04 3
TOTAL............... 221-64 381 1.72 125 942 .272 33 0.15 15 0.07 9

 

Season dig d/g re bs ba tb b/g be bhe points pts/g
2011................ 30 0.28 0 21 55 76 0.71 10 2 257.5 2.40
2012................ 35 0.31 1 13 58 71 0.62 4 2 229.0 2.01
TOTAL............... 65 0.29 1 34 113 147 0.67 14 4 486.5 2.20

 

 

Recent Games
Nov 3 vs. Rhode Island College W, 3-0
Nov 4 Keene State College W, 3-1
Nov 9 vs. MIT W, 3-1
Nov 10 at Connecticut College W, 3-2
Nov 11 vs. Bowdoin College W, 3-2
Nov 15 vs. Christopher Newport University L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 32 7
Sets 114 21
Kills 183 41
Kills per set 1.61 1.95
Errors 74 10
Total Attacks 492 94
Hitting Percentage .222 .330
Assists 22 6
Assists per set 0.19 0.29
Service Aces 4 0
Service Errors 3 0
Service Aces per set 0.04 0.00
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 35 3
Digs per set 0.31 0.14
Block Solo 13 3
Block Assist 58 14
Block Total 71 17
Blocks per set 0.62 0.81
Block Errors 4 0
Ball Handling Errors 2 0
Points 229.0 51.0
Points per set 2.0 2.4
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. California Lutheran University L, 3-0 3 5 1 11 .364 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 7.0
Aug 31 at University of La Verne L, 3-0 3 1 2 9 -.111 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 1 vs. University of Minnesota Morris W, 3-2 5 5 2 17 .176 0 4 2 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 1 vs. North Central College (Ill.) L, 3-0 3 1 2 10 -.100 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Middlebury College W, 3-0 3 6 1 15 .333 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 4 0 8.5
Sep 7 vs. Williams College W, 3-0 3 8 2 15 .400 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 8 vs. Gallaudet University W, 3-2 5 6 3 20 .150 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 8 vs. Bowdoin College L, 3-1 4 4 2 16 .125 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 11 Colby-Sawyer College W, 3-0 2 3 0 4 .750 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 4.0
Sep 13 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 3-0 3 3 1 8 .250 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Sep 18 at Trinity College (Conn.) W, 3-1 4 5 1 15 .267 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 5.5
Sep 20 University of Southern Maine W, 3-0 1 3 0 3 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 22 Rhode Island College W, 3-0 2 4 2 10 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 25 at Bowdoin College L, 3-0 3 6 1 18 .278 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Sep 28 at Wellesley College W, 3-2 5 9 2 21 .333 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 5 0 11.5
Oct 2 Tufts University W, 3-0 3 5 3 19 .105 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 6.5
Oct 9 at UMass Dartmouth W, 3-0 3 6 2 11 .364 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 8.0
Oct 13 Endicott College W, 3-2 5 12 4 30 .267 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 1 6 0 16.0
Oct 13 Christopher Newport University L, 3-0 3 4 4 9 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.0
Oct 14 Southwestern University (Texas) L, 3-0 3 8 2 12 .500 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Oct 16 Western Connecticut State University W, 3-0 3 5 0 13 .385 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Oct 18 at Keene State College W, 3-1 4 9 2 24 .292 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 11.5
Oct 23 at Plymouth State University L, 3-2 5 11 3 25 .320 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 26 vs. Washington and Lee University L, 3-1 4 3 3 18 .000 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Oct 27 vs. Wittenberg University L, 3-1 4 5 5 17 .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 27 at Emory University L, 3-0 3 5 3 18 .111 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Nov 3 vs. Rhode Island College W, 3-0 3 3 3 8 .000 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Nov 4 Keene State College W, 3-1 4 6 2 18 .222 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 7.0
Nov 9 vs. MIT W, 3-1 4 9 4 19 .263 0 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Nov 10 at Connecticut College W, 3-2 5 7 1 14 .429 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 4 0 9.0
Nov 11 vs. Bowdoin College W, 3-2 5 6 5 18 .056 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Nov 15 vs. Christopher Newport University L, 3-1 4 10 6 27 .148 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 12.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2011-12 30 102 198 1.94 49 432 .345 9 0.09 11 0.11 29 0.28 21 52 73 0.72 256.0 2.5
2012-13 32 114 183 1.61 74 492 .222 22 0.19 4 0.04 35 0.31 13 58 71 0.62 229.0 2.0
2013-14 37 127 248 1.95 78 628 .271 8 0.06 0 0.00 57 0.45 13 67 80 0.63 294.5 2.3
2014-15 26 98 193 1.97 56 510 .269 2 0.02 6 0.06 36 0.37 9 29 38 0.39 222.5 2.3
Total 125 441 822 1.86 257 2062 .274 41 0.09 21 0.05 157 0.36 56 206 262 0.59 1002.0 2.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 32 114 183 1.61 74 492 .222 22 0.19 4 0.04 35 0.31 13 58 71 0.62 229.0 2.0
Conference 7 21 41 1.95 10 94 .330 6 0.29 0 0.00 3 0.14 3 14 17 0.81 51.0 2.4
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Home 10 29 53 1.83 18 126 .278 11 0.38 0 0.00 5 0.17 7 11 18 0.62 65.5 2.3
Away 9 35 59 1.69 17 155 .271 4 0.11 0 0.00 6 0.17 3 21 24 0.69 72.5 2.1
Neutral 13 50 71 1.42 39 211 .152 7 0.14 4 0.08 24 0.48 3 26 29 0.58 91.0 1.8

Wins 20 72 120 1.67 40 302 .265 12 0.17 4 0.06 24 0.33 10 40 50 0.69 154.0 2.1
Losses 12 42 63 1.50 34 190 .153 10 0.24 0 0.00 11 0.26 3 18 21 0.50 75.0 1.8

August 2 6 6 1.00 3 20 .150 1 0.17 0 0.00 1 0.17 1 3 4 0.67 8.5 1.4
September 13 43 63 1.47 19 172 .256 8 0.19 4 0.09 14 0.33 3 23 26 0.60 81.5 1.9
October 11 40 73 1.82 31 196 .214 11 0.28 0 0.00 9 0.22 7 18 25 0.62 89.0 2.2
November 6 25 41 1.64 21 104 .192 2 0.08 0 0.00 11 0.44 2 14 16 0.64 50.0 2.0