8 Kristen Koch
8 Kristen Koch
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.-3L
Hometown: Niceville, Fla.
High School: Niceville
Position: OH

AS A JUNIOR IN 2013: Named Peach Belt All-Conference after she ranked first in the entire league with 406 kills (3.50 per set)…Started 32 of her 33 matches to lead the team in kills and rank third for assists (24), and fifth in blocks (30.0) and services aces (15)…Posted 25 double-figure kill performances.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012: A go-to offensive threat, Koch played in 33 matches and 119 sets…Ranked 2nd on the team with 337 kills (2.83 per set)…Her 354.5 points ranked her 2nd on the team and her 143 kills in conference ranked her 7th…Posted a season-high 28 kills vs. Armstrong at home.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011: One of the top attackers on the team…Played in 127 sets over 34 matches…Third on the team with 261kills and fourth with 2.06 kills a set…Tied for team high with 32 service aces, good for 9th in the conference…Finished year with 44 total blocks and 73 digs…Totaled seven games with double-digit kills…Hammered 16 kills with a .344 hitting percentage and two blocks against Francis Marion…Blasted 12 kills to go with 2.5 blocks against West Georgia.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Niceville High in Niceville, Fla...Graduated 2011...Three year letterman in volleyball...Four-time tournament MVP...Advanced to state tournament final four.

PERSONAL: Daughter to Mark and Cheri Koch...Had one sister, Amber Koch, and a brother, Justin Koch...Born on April 29, 1993 in Mountain Home, Idaho...Majoring in Biology...Plays the piano and clairnet...Admires her parents the most...Favorite vacation spot is Greece...Favorite movie is The Blind Side.