2012 (Fr.): Played in 15 matches with eight starts ... Saw action in 31 sets ... Finished the season with 30 kills and 19 blocks ... Recorded six kills against UAB (11/11) ... Had a season-high of five blocks against Memphis (10/13) ... High School/Club Team: Attended St. Joseph's Academy where she was a three-year letterwinner ... A two-time state champion in Missouri Class 4 (2008 and 2010) ... Earned second team all-region honors ... led the team with a .549 hitting percentage ... Totaled 151 kills ... Led the team in total blocks with 65 and ranked fourth in the same category in the Missouri Class 4 ... Second on the team in aces with 26 ... Named PREPCASTS 2011 Volleyball Athlete of the Game (9/13/11) ... Named to the 2011 AVCA Under Armour Girls' High School All-American Watch List ... Played for St. Louis CYC Volleyball Club in 2010, Rockwood Thunder VBC in 2008-09 and Kirkwood VBC in 2007 ... Played middle blocker on club teams that finished fifth at the JOVC American Division in 2009; third-place at the Gateway Regionals in 2009; first-place at the Gateway Region Power League in 2009; fourth-place at the Big South OPEN Qualifier in 2010; first-place at the Gateway Regionals in 2010; first-place at the Battle of the Arch in 2010; 10th-place at the JOVC National Division in 2010 ... Personal: Daughter of Mark and Carolyn Ames ... An exercise science major.