Women's Volleyball

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Kaitlyn Leary

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Parma, Ohio

High School:
Padua Franciscan

Height:
6-1

Position:
Outside Hitter

Club:
Cleveland Volleyball Company

Kaitlyn Leary

03/07/2014

Buckeyes Host Annual Banquet

Senior Kaitlyn Leary was named Most Outstanding Player

12/18/2013

Leary Named AVCA All-America Honorable Mention

The national nod is the first for the Parma, Ohio, product

12/10/2013

Kaitlyn Leary Earns AVCA All-Region Honors

The senior from Parma, Ohio, was placed on the All-Northeast team

12/03/2013

Leary, Sandbothe Honored by Big Ten

Kaitlyn Leary earned honorable mention; Taylor Sandbothe named to All-Freshman team

11/30/2013

Buckeyes Cap Regular Season with 3-1 Win at Iowa

Ohio State finished the 2013 regular season with an 18-14 overall record

09/11/2013

Season Highlights

Kaitlyn Leary was named Big Ten and AVCA National Player of the Week after helping the Buckeyes win the Seminole Invitational Sept. 6-7.

08/25/2012

Ohio State vs. Toledo Photo Gallery

Ohio State vs. Toledo Photo Gallery

07/25/2012

Kaitlyn Leary

Kaitlyn Leary Photo Gallery

Leary Photo Gallery

Career: Ranks 13th with a career average of 3.21 kills per set ... became the 21st Buckeye in program history to reach 1,000 career kills on Oct. 20 ... 1,215 in her career to rank 16th ... ranks 12th with 3,143 total attack attempts ... 20th with 1,299.0 career points ... 20th with a 3.44 points average.

2013 (Senior Season): Led the team with 577 kills for a 4.85 average ... totaled 20 or more kills in 15 matches ... 15 double-doubles on the season ... 29 matches with double-digit kills ... totaled a career-high 31 kills at Michigan (11/2) and added 13 digs ... 27 kills at Florida State (9/6) ... had 26 kills and and a career-high 22 digs in five-set win at Northern Illinois (8/31) for the first double-double of her career ... chipped 25 kills with 10 digs at Iowa (11/30) ... finished with 22 kills and 12 digs vs. Michigan (9/27) ... totaled 20 kills and 10 digs vs. Western Kentucky (9/6) with a career-best five blocks ... finished with 21 kills and 12 digs against Southeast Missouri (9/14) ... 22 kills with 11 digs and four block assists at Indiana (10/5) ... had 22 kills against Green Bay (8/31) and vs. FGCU (9/7) ... 21 kills vs. Liberty (8/30) ... 23 kills and 12 digs in 3-0 win over Northwestern (11/23) ... NIU Invitational All-Tournament team ... Seminole Invitational Most Valuable Player ... Blue and White Classic Most Valuable Player ... Big Ten Player of the Week (Sept. 9) ... Sports Imports/AVCA National Player of the Week (Sept. 10).

2012 (Junior Season): Set a career-best of 21 kills, 21 points and seven digs in 3-1 win over Wisconsin (9/29) ... led the team with 14 kills in 3-2 win at Illinois (10/5) and had five digs in the match... hit a season-best .519 at Indiana with 16 kills on 27 attempts and just two errors (11/17) ... set a career-high with three solo blocks against Illinois (11/10) ... also had 17 kills and six digs against the Illini ... tallied a pair of digs against Houston (8/24) and Toledo (8/25) ... had 17.5 points vs. IUPUI ... lead the team with 14 kills for win over Notre Dame in the NCAA tournament with a career-best .842 attack percentage... 20 double-digit kill matches this season ... had 359 kills on the year for a 2.90 average...averaged 3.11 points per match...named to the WKU Tournament All-Tournament team...All-Big Ten honorable mention.

2011 (Sophomore Season): Played in 33 games while starting six during her second year as a Buckeye...recorded 267 kills on the season...had 11 games with double-digit kills with a career-high of 17 at Northwestern (11/11)...totaled a season-best seven digs in the season finale vs. Illinois (12/9)...recorded 92 digs, 81 assists, 30 blocks and had 285 points to finish the year...Academic All-Big Ten.

2010 (Freshman Season): Played in 15 matches....Ohio State Scholar-Athlete ... season-high four kills vs. Brown and Michigan...season-high two digs vs. Brown.

USA Volleyball: 2008 and 2009 Girls Youth National Training Team ... 2010 Women's Junior National Training Team Alternate.

Padua Francisican High School: Played volleyball for Tony Messina ... 2008 and 2009 Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II state volleyball champion ... three-time district champion ... four-year starter ... 2009 team captain ... 2007 third team All-Ohio ... 2008 and 2009 first team All-Ohio ... three-time first team all-district ... 2008 and 2009 district player of the year ... three-time Northcoast League first team selection ... 2008 and 2009 league most valuable player ... 2010 ESPN Rise Magazine Female Athlete of the Year ... 2008 and 2009 Prep Volleyball All-American ... 2010 Prep Volleyball Senior Ace and top recruit ... 2009 American Volleyball Coaches Association UnderArmour All-American ... 2009 Wendy's High School Heisman Winner ... National Honor Society

Cleveland Volleyball Club: Played for Troy Dixon

Personal: Full name is Kaitlyn Elizabeth Leary ... daughter of Tim and Pam Leary ... has one brother, Joe and one sister, Heather ... enjoys beach volleyball, jet skiing and fishing ... majoring in speech and hearing science.

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