Pitt Will Take on Liberty, Missouri and Host Kennesaw State
The Panthers Open the 2016 Season in Kennesaw, Ga., this Weekend
Pitt to compete in exhibition matches throughout month of April
The Panthers said farewell to Kadi Kullerkann, Amanda Orchard, Casey Durham and Jenna Jacobson
The Panthers will play their final match of the season on Friday vs. Virginia
Pitt swept Virginia on Senior Night to conclude its regular season.
AS A SENIOR (2015)
Finished the Nebraska Invite with 63 assists and 18 digs…Recorded 67 assists and 16 digs in the Pitt/Duquesne Invitational… Tallied 74 assists and 14 digs throughout the Michigan Challenge…Dished out 33 assists and a career-high (13) digs in her first double-double of the season against Bowling Green in the Panther Classic…Notched 25 assists and four digs against Lehigh…Recorded 30 assists and five digs versus George Washington…Rounded out her second double-double of the year with 26 assists and 11 digs versus NC State…Tallied 21 assists and nine digs against North Carolina…Notched 29 assists and three digs at Virginia Tech…Recorded her third double-double of the season with 25 assists and 10 digs at Virginia…Notched her fourth double-double of the season at Syracuse with 32 assists and 18 digs…Finished the four-game road trip with 25 assists and four digs at Boston College…Tallied her fifth double-double this season against Georgia Tech recording 31 assist and 13 digs…Finished the match up against Clemson with 19 assist and 8 digs…Against Duke, recorded a season-high 45 assists along with 12 digs…Notched 30 assists and 8 digs against Wake Forrest to close out the weekend…At Louisville, tallied 30 assists and 18 digs …Over the weekend, recorded 22 kills and 8 digs against North Carolina, while having 39 assists and 13 kills against NC State good for her eighth double-double of the season...Posted 36 assists against Syracuse…Registered 10th double-double of the season against Virginia Tech with team-high 32 assists and 12 digs...Contributed 20 assists in the sweep against Virginia, while adding two aces to rank her ninth in the all-time Panther record book for service aces (110).
AS AS A JUNIOR (2014)
Tallied two service aces against Colorado...Notched seven total service aces at the Panther Classic...Posted eight digs against Colorado...Had 19 total digs at the Panther Classic...Recorded 12 assists against Sacred Heat in the Pitt Panther Invitational...Notched 15 assists against Delaware in that same tournament...Recorded a six digs, two serves, and a season-high 25 assists against LIU...Had 29 assists, one ace and six digs versus UNC...Notched four aces and 12 assists against Notre Dame...Recorded a double-double with 19 assists and 12 digs at Syracuse...Tallied 30 assists and six digs at Clemson...Had 24 assists and 12 digs versus Florida State...Tallied 22 assists and four digs against Louisville...Dished out 27 assists and five digs at Duke...Contributed 21 assists and six digs at Wake Forest...Recorded ten assists and three digs versus Miami...Contributed 20 assists and six digs against Virginia Tech...Tallied 18 assists and seven digs versus NC State...Recorded 22 assists and seven digs at Virginia...Notched 27 assists and 15 digs against Louisville...Tallied 17 assists and three digs at Notre Dame.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013) | Season Statistics
Named to All-ACC Academic team...Played all 33 matches and appeared in all 130 sets...Led the team with 714 assists and was second on the team with 239 digs...Had double-digit assists in all 33 games...Posted eight double-doubles on the season, all coming in assists and digs...Had 21 assists and 10 digs in a three set victory against Northeastern...Followed that up with 24 assists against UConn...Opened up ACC play with 19 assists and five digs against Georgia Tech...Dished out 26 assists and had five digs against Virginia...Recorded back-to-back double-doubles with 21 assists and 11 digs vs. Syracuse and 21 assists and 13 digs at NC State...Had three consecutive matches with at least 30 assists, including a career-high 38 helpers at Notre Dame...Ended the season by notching double-doubles in four of the final five matches, including the last two at Virginia (33 assists, 15 digs) and at Virginia Tech (35 assists, 12 digs)...All-ACC Academic Team.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012) | Season Statistics
Appeared in 91 sets...Recorded four digs in her collegiate debut against the Purdue Boilermakers...Posted two digs against Sam Houston State...Tallied six digs versus Tulane...Put up four digs against Mississippi State...Posted a career high of 10 digs versus Wright State and five digs against Wyoming at the Ball State Tournament...Registered six assists against Ball State...Tallied 10 assists and added eight digs against Duquesne...Posted five assists and three digs against Cincinnati...Contributed three assists and three digs against Louisville...Put up 16 assists, nine digs and one service ace versus Marquette...Contributed nine assists and four digs versus Syracuse...Against Georgetown posted 10 assists, seven digs, one kill and one service ace...Had 18 assists, two digs and one service ace against Villanova...Contributed 19 assists and four digs against St. John's...Registered 14 assists and seven digs against Connecticut...Tallied 19 assists and eight digs against Notre Dame...Posted 12 assists and seven digs against DePaul...Contributed 16 assists, five digs and two service aces against South Florida...Registered 15 assists and eight digs against Robert Morris...Against Seton Hall posted a career-high 28 assists and eight digs...At Villanova posted 15 assists and four digs...Had 11 assists against Marquette in the Big East quarterfinals...Big East All-Academic Team.
Holds school records for single-season assists, single-season aces and career assists at Whitney Young Magnet...Tallied a 35-5 record her senior year, including a regional championship and a second-place finish at the sectional championships...Assisted in two City of Chicago Championship titles as a junior and senior...Four-year All-City of Chicago team member...Served as team captain twice...Selected to the 2011 AVCA Under Armour watch list...Received the Highest Honorable Mention by Prepvolleyball.com on its National Freshman 59 List...Earned Chicago Tribune and the News-Gazette All-State honors...Received all-area recognition by the Chicago Sun-Times...Voted a three-time Preseason Top 50 nominee by the Chicago Sun-Times and once as a Chicago Tribune Preseason Top 50 honoree...Member of the First Alliance Chicago Volleyball Club 17-Silver team coached by Nic Paquiz...Led her team to a first-place finish in the 2011 Great Lakes Center Power League...Placed second at the 2011 MEQ USAV National Qualifier and was 10th at the USAV Nationals 17-Open...team ranked eighth nationally by Prepvolleyball.com at the end of the season...Participated in the USA Volleyball High Performance A2 Program in 2010 and was invited to the High Performance Holiday Camp that winter...Qualified for the National AAU Beach Volleyball Tournament in Long Beach, Calif., in 2009...Member of the first-place team at the North Ave. Beach Cup in 2010...Claimed second in 18's EVP Beach Volleyball.
Daughter of Jeff and Donna Jacobson...Her father played baseball at the University of Michigan, while her mother was a member of the William and Mary volleyball team...Has an older brother Eric, who is a sophomore on Michigan's baseball squad...Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.
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