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2011 Volleyball Roster


Maria Szivos

Class: Sr.
Position: OPP/OH
Height: 6-2
Previous School: New Orleans
Hometown: Jaszbereny, Hungary

2011 (Senior): Earned AVCA All-South Region Honorable Mention accolades ... All-Sun Belt First Team honoree ... Took home Sun Belt Preseason Player of the Year honors ... Played in all 115 sets ... Hit .271 with 322 kills, averaging 2.80 per frame to rank ninth in the Sun Belt ... Recorded 224 digs, averaging 1.95 per set ... Put up 22 service aces to rank second on team ... Posted 71 blocks ... Tallied 1,000th career kill in win over Missouri (Sept. 1) ... Posted 13 in the match and hit .400 to go along with a pair of service aces and three blocks ... Collected 14 kills and career-high 14 digs against Auburn (Sept. 3) ... Hit .600 with 14 kills, 10 digs and five assists in sweep at ULM (Oct. 20) ... Set a career-high with 19 kills and a .389 attack percentage to go along with 12 digs in win at Troy (Nov. 4) ... Hit .350 with 18 kills and nine digs against Western Kentucky (Nov. 11) ... Totaled 11 kills, 10 digs and four blocks in NCAA Tournament meeting with Ohio State (Dec. 1) ... Reached double figures in kills on 16 occasions and double-digit digs five times, recording four double-doubles.

2010 (Junior): First Team All-Sun Belt ... All-Sun Belt Tournament ... Played in 115 sets ... Recorded 286 kills at a .316 rate, averaging 2.49 per set ... Posted 145 digs ... Led team with 38 service aces, putting up 0.33 per set ... Also added 66 total blocks ... Earned Sun Belt Player of the Week on Oct. 13 after hitting .619 en route to 28 kills and six service aces over three matches ... Set a Middle Tennessee career high with 13 kills against at Kansas (Sept. 7), against Western Kentucky (Oct. 6) and Saint Louis (Nov. 27) ... Put up a double-double with 10 kills and 10 digs against ULM (Oct. 22) ... Set a career high with six service aces against Miami (Fla.) (Sept. 5) ... Reached double figure kills on 14 occasions.

University of New Orleans 2009 (Sophomore): Named to All-Sun Belt Second Team ... Started 31 matches and appeared in 120 sets for the Privateers ... Finished second on the team with 401 kills and a team-leading 3.34 kills per set ... Led team with 35 service aces ... Tallied 226 digs and 74 total blocks on the season ... Put up a career-high 24 kills and a career high 21digs in Sun Belt Tournament match against Arkansas State (11/19) ... Recorded 22 kills in wins against Denver (10/1) and at UALR (10/16) ... Also recorded 22 kills in a five set loss to FIU (10/30) ... Posted a career-high seven total blocks against UALR (9/26).

2008 (Freshman): Appeared in all 113 sets for the Privateers ... Finished regular season, ranked 24th in nation and first in the SBC in aces with 0.46 a set ... Led UNO with a .297 hitting percentage ... Totaled 289 kills on the season for a 2.56 kill per set average ... Put together 10 or more kills in 15 matches ... Had 15 kills or more three times during the season, including against UALR in the first round of the SBC tournament ... Season-best .667 hitting percentage at FAU (11/1) in a three-set win ... Three blocks on two occasions including a 9/12 contest against TCU ... All-Tournament at Texas Tech tournament.

Liska Jozsef High School: Played club volleyball with Jaszbereny Volleyball Club from 2000-06 ... Helped team to a junior national championship.

Personal: Born Maria Szivos on May 29, 1988 ... Majoring in business management and marketing.



2008 Game-by-Game Stats
2009 Game-by-Game Stats
2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2011 Game-by-Game Stats