2011 (Sophomore): Played in 61 sets before getting sidelined with an injury in October ... Totaled 135 digs, averaging 2.21 per set ... Also tallied 12 service aces, posting 0.20 per frame ... Recorded 10 digs in loss to Tulsa (Sept. 10) ... Posted a then-career high 15 digs against Arkansas State (Sept. 23) ... Had a career showing in win at Western Kentucky (Oct. 4), putting up a pair of service aces and a career-high 17 digs ... Reached double figures in digs in six matches.
2010 (Freshman): Played in 126 sets ... Finished third on the team with 216 digs, averaging 1.71 per set ... Posted 22 service aces ... Notched a career-high 14 digs against FIU (Oct. 1), helping the Blue Raiders hand the Panthers their first conference loss since the 2008 season ... Also recorded 13 digs in a win vs. Southern Miss (Sept. 4) ... Reached double figures in digs on five occasions.
Ponderosa HS: Lettered all four years for coach Rob Graham ... Earned All-American honors and led team to state title as a senior ... Took home All-State honors in each of her last three seasons and All-League accolades all four years ... Also earned a letter in lacrosse.
Personal: Born Kendall Nicole Howard on December 14, 1991 ... Daughter of Rick and Diane Howard ... Undecided on a major.