#17 Erin Klosterman
AT NOTRE DAME (2012-14):Joined team as a sophomore after one year at St. Mary’s College in South Bend … saw increased playing time as a serving and defensive specialist throughout career … played in 61 matches throughout three-year career … earned a degree in psychology from the College of Arts and Letters (3.419 GPA).
HONORS & AWARDS:Three-time monogram winner (2012, 2013, 2014) … one-time BIG EAST Academic All-Star (2012) … ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014).
AS A SENIOR (2014): Earned four starts and played in 21 matches during final campaign with Irish … led or tied for team lead in service aces twice … finished season with 40 digs and four service aces in 51 sets played … had four digs in season-opener at No. 12 Minnesota … tallied a then season-high six digs against IUPUI (9/6) … totaled service aces against TCU (9/12), Northeastern (9/13), Syracuse (10/3) and Pitt (11/28) … had a career-high eight digs versus Northeastern (9/13) before totaling five against Northern Iowa (9/13) … was a member of the Rosenthal Leadership Academy … named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll … earned a monogram.
AS A JUNIOR (2013):Saw increased playing time during second year in program … played in 25 matches with one start (45 sets total) … had 37 digs and four service aces … had career-best two service aces in win over Bowling Green (Sept. 6) … totaled four digs each at No. 14 North Carolina (Sept. 27) and at NC State (Sept. 29) … had six digs each at Miami (Nov. 15) and against Virginia Tech (Nov. 20) … collected a career-high seven digs against Virginia (Nov. 22) … had rare opportunity to play all three front row rotations as a defensive specialist during wild 39-37 first set against Virginia (Nov. 22) … tallied first career block in set by teaming with senior Andie Olsen … participated in the Rosenthal Leadership Academy … claimed a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll … earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012):Played in 15 matches, coming in primarily as a serving specialist … had 20 digs and five service aces in first season with Irish … tied for seventh on team in service aces … had six matches with two or more digs … first action of career came in 3-1 win over Eastern Kentucky (Sept. 2) … had one dig … recorded two digs against Marquette (Sept. 29) … had first career service ace in a 3-0 win over UConn (Oct. 6) … registered three digs and a service ace in a 3-0 win over DePaul (Oct. 12) … recorded a service ace and three digs in a 3-0 win over Villanova (Oct. 21) … totaled a service ace and a dig in a 3-1 win over Seton Hall (Nov. 3) … had two digs in a win over Rutgers (Nov. 4) … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star … earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011):Attended St. Mary’s College (Indiana).
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL:Pronounced “klah-STIR-muhn” … Graduated from Marian High School in the spring of 2011 … helped squad to a pair of Class A state championships as junior and senior … won two Catholic League championships and finished second twice … named team Rookie of the Year and Most Improved Player as a sophomore … helped team finish second in Class A as a sophomore … tabbed to honorable mention all-Catholic League team as a junior … impressive senior year included being named all-Catholic League, all-region and all-academic and being selected as a team captain … involved in the National and Spanish Honor Society … played club volleyball for USA Michigan, Instant Replay and Michigan Elite Volleyball Academy throughout career … helped team to 2010 USAV National Championship in the 17-under club division … born in Leonard, Michigan to Brian and Colleen Klosterman … has two older sisters, Emma and Maggie … sister, Emma, graduated from Notre Dame in 2011 … cousin, Alex Lovell, played volleyball at Iowa … other cousin, Abby Lovell, played volleyball at Saint Leo University … majoring in psychology in the College of Arts and Letters with supplementary majors in Arts and Letters pre-health and Spanish (3.419 GPA).
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