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Christine Morrill
Christine Morrill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Neola, Utah

High School:
Union

Height:
5-7

Position:
Libero

Birthdate:
06/06/1989

Experience:
3L

• Preseason All-WAC (2009)

• Second-Team All-WAC (2008)

• Academic All-WAC (2007, 2008)

• Kent State/Mizuno Open All-Tournament Team (2009)

Quickly:
Is one of the best liberos in the WAC... Has emerged as one of the leaders on the team... Controls the backrow very well and is a tremendous defensive player... Ranks second all-time in school history with 1,273 career digs, which also ranks as the second-most among active players in the WAC... Is just 77 digs shy of entering the top 10 in career digs in the history of the WAC... Is 341 digs shy of tying Kelsi Peterson's (2003-06) school record for digs with 1,614.

2009 Season (Jr.):
Started all 29 matches and played in all 115 sets during the season... Finished the year with 531 digs which ranks second all-time at Utah State and 10th all-time in the WAC for a single-season... Averaged 4.62 digs per set to rank first in the WAC... Recorded double-digits in digs in all 29 matches during the year and posted 20-plus digs 10 times... Tied the school record for digs in a three-set match with 20 against Louisiana Tech on Oct. 29... Also tied her career-high for digs with 29 in a four-set win at San Jose State on Nov. 5... Hit .833 on the season as she had five kills and six attempts... Ranked tied for third on the team with 22 service aces and was second with 48 assists... Was named to the Kent State/Mizuno Open All-Tournament team... Earned academic all-WAC honors for the third straight year.

2008 Season (So.):
Earned second-team all-Western Athletic Conference honors after starting all 28 matches and playing in all 108 sets during the season... Ranked fourth in the WAC with 3.79 digs per set... Averaged 4.17 digs per set during league matches to rank second in the conference... Finished the year with 409 digs to rank fourth all-time at Utah State for a single-season... Recorded double-digits in digs 20 times during the season and had 20 or more digs five times including a career-high 29 in a five-set win against Boise State on Oct. 23... Had a career-high four service aces at Nevada on Oct. 25 and averaged 0.19 service aces per set during the season along with 0.37 assists... Earned academic all-WAC honors for the second straight year.

2007 Season (Fr.):
Played in 24 matches and 85 sets during her first year at Utah State... Finished the season averaging 3.92 digs per set to rank eighth in the WAC... Averaged 4.09 digs in league matches to rank sixth in the conference... Recorded 333 digs during the year which ranks eighth all-time at Utah State for a single-season... Recorded double-digits in digs in 19 matches during the season and had 20-plus digs twice, including a season-high 24 in a four-set win against Fresno State on Oct. 27... Was named the Defensive Standout at the 2007 Golden Bear Invitational hosted by the University of California as she averaged 3.67 digs during three matches... An academic all-WAC selection.

High School/Club:
Earned first-team all-state honors during her senior season and second-team all-state honors as a junior at Union High School... Also participated in basketball and softball during her first two years of high school... Was a member of the High Country Club volleyball team coached by Kim Norman.

Personal:
Born June 6, 1989 in Roosevelt, Utah... One of five children of Bart and Michelle Morrill... Her brother Parker played football at Weber State in 2001 and 2002, and her sister Jackie played volleyball at the University of Utah from 2000-2003... Majoring in exercise science.

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