The current Illini defeated the alumni team, 3-0
Earned All-Big Ten Honorable Mention for the second straight season Pre-season All-Big Ten honoree
Named to the All-Tournament Team at the Dayton Flyer Classic, Mizuno Invitational II and was selected the State Farm Illini Classic MVP, her second straight MVP honor at the Classic
Tallied 19 kills while hitting .519 in the championship match of the Dayton Flyer Classic
Was named to the All-Tournament team in her last eight tournaments of her career
Ranked seventh in the Big Ten in hitting percentage in all matches (.321)
Charted a season-high 21 kills while hitting .412 at Ohio State
Had nine kills in 14 swings in game one vs. Wisconsin on Sept. 19, the longest game (41-39 in Illinois history
Tallied her 1,000th career kill on Nov. 3 vs. Michigan State
Hit over .400, including five over .550.
Registered double-digit kills marks in 22 matches this season, including 12 of which with 15-or-more
Named Honorable Mention All-Big Ten Named MVP of the State Farm Illini Classic after posting 45 kills, nine blocks and hitting .413 Named MVP of the Marquette Kickoff Tournament after hitting .514 on the weekend. Earned her third straight all-tournament honor at the UNC Volleyball Classic Had double figures in kills 22 times, and had at least 15 kills in nine of those Hit a career-high .667 against Ole Miss Ranked ninth in the Big Ten in hitting percentage (.324) Ranked among the top 10 in the country in kills through September.
Converted back to middle blocker, a position she played in high school Recorded seven block assists against UNLV Recorded double-digits in kills in 13 matches Named to the State Farm Illini Classic All-Tournament Team after recording 22 kills in 42 attempts and seven blocks in two games Led the Illini in blocks in 15 matches Recorded a career high in kills (19) in a five-game victory over Michigan State In UM-MSU weekend, combined to hit .404 Recorded a career high in block assists (9) in a five-game loss to Indiana Set a career high in attack attempts against Purdue with 31.
Was a big spark off the bench Hit .667 with four kills and no errors in win over Miami in the Illini Classic Had seven kills and several crucial ones in fourth game of win over USC Down 27-25 in the fourth game of the Arkansas Tournament, scored the final six Illinois points as the Illini rallied to win, 31-29 Had five kills vs. Penn State Finished the season with 60 kills and a .159 hitting percentage.
Earned All-City honors as both a junior and senior Earned All-District honors in 2003 after being an honorable mention All-District selection as a junior. A two-sport standout in both volleyball and basketball Named to the Springfield Golden Spike All-Tournament team after recording 42 kills in three matches. Finished the year with 182 kills, 72 blocks, and a .380 attack percentage As a junior, had nine double-digit kills matches, including three with 15 or more. Named to the Ohio Valley Region (OVR) High Performance Team at the 2002 Salt Lake City National Volleyball Meet. High School Coach was Jan Dermer Named All-City League and Honorable Mention All-District in basketball, leading Start to its City Championship Game.
Born Aug. 11, 1986 Daughter of Kelvin and Francine Brown Member of the high school choir and the "Blessed" Singing Group Favorite athlete is Tim Duncan because "He doesn't talk a lot on how good his game is; he just shows it on the court" Would like to play volleyball professionally then teach elementary school.
Vicki Brown By The Numbers
Career Statistics Year MP GP K E TA Pct. A SA SE RE DIG BS BA TB BE BHE 2004 20 40 60 36 151 .159 0 0 1 0 10 1 12 13 2 0 2005 31 117 283 124 587 .271 11 0 0 2 19 16 115 131 14 3 2006 29 101 362 142 680 .324 13 0 0 2 16 22 89 111 25 2 2007 29 115 377 143 729 .321 8 0 0 1 30 19 116 135 2 0 Total 109 373 1082 445 2147 .297 32 0 1 5 75 58 332 390 55 5
Vicki Brown's Career Highs
K: 24 vs. Witchita State (9/9/06) E: 9, three times, last vs. Iowa (11/3/06) TA: 32, twice, last vs. Dayton (9/12/06) Pct: .667 (18-2-24) vs. Ole Miss (9/1/06) A: 2, three, last vs. Penn State (10/19/07) SA: 0 SE: 0 D: 3, 4 times, last vs. Northwestern (11/2/07) BS: 3, twice, last vs. LSU (8/31/07) BA: 9, twice, last vs. Indiana (11/17/06) TB: 12 vs. Indiana (11/17/06)