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Shantell Durrant
Shantell Durrant

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
American Fork, Utah

High School:
American Fork

Last College:
Washington

Height:
6-2

Position:
Middle Blocker

Birthdate:
06/06/1988

Experience:
1L

• Academic All-WAC (2009)

• CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII Second-Team (2009)

• Weber State Invitational All-Tournament Team (2009)

• Fiesta Bowl Tournament All-Tournament Team (2009)

Quickly:
Is one of the top middle blockers in the WAC... Adds much needed height to the roster and has a much better understanding of the system after a full year on the court.

2009 Season (Jr.):
Started all 29 matches and played in 107 sets during the season... Finished the year ranking sixth in the WAC with a .305 (191-67-406) hitting percentage... Also ranked ninth in the WAC in blocking (1.07)... Had 115 total blocks to lead the team and her 111 block assists rank ninth all-time in school history for a single-season... Was third on the team with 191 kills... Posted double-digits in kills six times during the season, including a career-high 12 against No. 3 Hawai'i on Nov. 16... Posted a career-high nine block assists against both Brigham Young on Sept. 1 and Nevada on Oct. 10 ... Had five-plus blocks in nine matches... Recorded a career-high 24 attacks at Idaho on Oct. 24 and had a career-high three service aces at Kent State on Sept. 18... Finished the year averaging 1.79 kills per set... Was named to both the Weber State Invitational and Fiesta Bowl Tournament, hosted by Northern Arizona, All-Tournament teams... Earned academic all-WAC honors and second-team academic all-district honors from CoSIDA.

2008 Season (So.):
Started the first two matches of the season before suffering a season-ending knee injury... Began the year with four kills and three block assists against Brigham Young and then had eight kills and five block assists against Missouri in her second match of the year... Finished the season with a .231 (12-6-26) hitting percentage and averaged 1.71 kills and 1.14 digs per set.

Previous School:
Spent two years at the University of Washington, redshirting in 2006 and appearing in four matches and nine games in 2007... As a redshirt freshman, she recorded five kills and 11 block assists and averaged 0.56 kills and 1.22 blocks per game.

High School/Club:
A two-time team captain and four-year letterwinner at American Fork High School... Earned third-team all-state honors as a prep junior... Also earned honorable-mention all-state honors in basketball... A four-time academic all-region selection... Was a member of the high honor roll... Played for Summitt Volleyball Club coached by Jeremiah Larsen which was rnaked 15th in the nation in 2006 by PrepVolleyball.com.

Personal:
Born June 6, 1988 in American Fork, Utah... One of five children of Barry and Shauna Durrant... Enjoys hiking, reading and off-road driving... Majoring in psychology at Utah State.

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