2001: Named to the Bradley Tournament All-Tournament team ... Recorded five double-doubles during the season (kills and digs) ... Ranked thrid on the team in kills with 292 and third in attacks with 805 ... Also ranked third on the team in blocks with 74 ... Had a career-high three aces against Arkansas-Little Rock on October 10 ... Also had a career high 13 digs against Arkansas-Little Rock ... Had 10 kills on 20 attacks with only one error against Western Kentucky on September 29 ... Moved into fifth place for career kills in the Lady Raider record books with 937.
2000: Led the team in kills per game with 3.56 which was fourth highest all-time in a single- season ... Was the only Lady Raider to record 30 or more kills in a match with 31 against Memphis, tying her for the second most in school history ... Led the team in total attacks with 1,048 ... Averaged 1.00 blocks per game.
1999: Finished the season with a team-high .270 attack percentage and ranked second on the team in kills (225) and kills per game (2.37) ... Named to the OVC All-Newcomer Team.
High School: Played for Tina Sunstedt and Deb Rhydberg at Guilford High Schoo l... Named First Team All-Conference as a junior and MVP as a senior ... Named honorable mention All-State as a senior ... Was team MVP.
Personal: Katherine Lynn Thiesen is majoring in Electronic Media Journalism in the college of Mass Communication ... Born Feb. 12, 1981 ... Daughter of Douglas and Cynthia Thiesen ... Was a member of the National Honor Society ... Was named to Who's Who Among American High School Students.