Is one of the most experienced setters in the Western Athletic Conference and has really worked on her leadership skills... An athletic setter who continues to improve her location of the ball... Attended the same high school as current teammate Emily Kortsen... Ranks sixth all-time in school history with 2,158 career assists.
2008 Season (So.):
Earned second-team all-WAC honors as she finished the year ranking third in the league with 9.49 assists per set... Started all 28 matches and played in every set (108) during the season... Hit .338 (71-18-157) on the year to lead the team and was third overall with 22 service aces... Also ranked fourth on the team with 175 digs and 57 total blocks... Recorded a career-high seven kills and hit a career-high .778 (7-0-9) in a four-set win against San Jose State on Nov. 6... Posted a season-high 55 assists in a five-set win against Boise State on Oct. 23 and had a career-high 13 digs against Weber State on Sept. 2... Also had double-digit digs against Nevada (12), Idaho (11) and San Jose State (10)... Posted career-highs with six block assists and four service aces in a five-set win against No. 15 Purdue on Sept. 15 in the Utah Classic... Finished the year by averaging 1.62 digs, 0.66 kills, 0.53 blocks and 0.20 service aces per set.
2007 Season (Fr.):
Named the WAC Freshman of the Year as she averaged 12.45 assists per set to rank second in the league... Is just the third player in school history to earn conference freshman of the year honors along with Denae Mohlman (1997) and Zuzana Cernianska (2002)... Also ranked second in assists in league matches with 12.96 assists per set... Recorded 1,133 assists which ranks ninth all-time at Utah State for a single-season... Finished the year with 140 digs, 54 blocks, 23 service aces and 13 kills... Recorded a career-high 65 assists on Nov. 8 at home against Nevada in four sets... Posted 60-plus assists in four matches during the season... Also notched double-digits in digs three times during the year including a season-high 12 at home against Fresno State on Oct. 27... Finished the year averaging 1.54 digs, 0.59 blocks, 0.25 service aces, 0.14 kills and 0.70 points per game.
Earned first-team all-league honors as both a junior and senior and was named her league's Most Valuable Player in 2006 as San Benito High School won the league championship and finished third in the state tournament... As a prep senior she recorded 998 assists, 291 digs, 232 kills, 112 service aces and 46 blocks... During her junior season, San Benito placed third in the Northern California Tournament... Also played for the Main Beach Volleyball Club team that participated in the Junior Olympics four times, including a fifth-place finish in 2006 in Atlanta... A scholar-athlete.
Born July 25, 1989 in Gilroy, Calif... The youngest of five children of Curtis and Debbie Fowles... Enjoys cooking, watching movies and hanging out with friends... A liberal arts major.