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    Betsy Eiserman
    3 Betsy Eiserman
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lake Bluff, Ill.

    High School:
    Lake Forest

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    Setter

    Birthdate:
    01/27/1981

    AT ILLINOIS

    2001:
    Played in 99 games and all 30 matches as the starting setter ... Tallied 1,250 assists on the season ... Ranked fourth in the Big Ten with an average of 12.63 assists per game ... Tallied a season-high 62 assists in Illinois' comeback win at Michigan (Nov. 24) ... Tied her career high with five kills vs. Northwestern (Sept. 28) and at Minnesota (Oct. 6) ... Ranked fourth on the team with 190 digs on the year ... Recorded double-figures in digs five times, highlighted by a season-high 16 digs at Michigan (Nov. 24) ... Fifth on the team with 66 blocks on the season ... Had a season-high nine blocks vs. Purdue on Nov. 17 ... Served a career-high three aces at Purdue (Oct. 19) ... George Huff Award winner ... Earned third Varsity "I" award.

    2000:
    Played in 28 matches and 96 games on the season after winning the starting setter job ... Recorded 1,138 assists on the season, an average of 11.85 per game ... Her assists per game average ranked seventh in the Big Ten ... Tallied a career-high 83 assists in Illinois' dramatic, five-game victory at Purdue on Oct. 4 ... Also had career highs of five kills and 14 attempts against Purdue ... Netted double figures in digs twice on the season, with a career-high 17 in a win over Iowa (Nov. 11), and 10 against Purdue on Oct. 25 ... Registered career-high 10 blocks in win over DePaul ... Ranked fifth on the team in digs with 153 and blocks with 50 ... Earned second Varsity "I" award.

    1999:
    Spent the fall improving setting skills in practice ... Competed in spring tournaments with the Illini ... Earned first Varsity "I" award.

    High School
    A two-time all-state selection at setter by the Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette and Chicago Tribune ... Also a two-time all-area selection by the Chicago Sun-Times ... Led the Chicago area in assists and guided her high school to an undefeated regular season and into the state quarterfinals ... Recorded 722 assists, 38 aces and 106 digs over the 1998 regular season ... Two-time team captain and named team MVP as a senior.

    Personal
    Parents are Robert and Christine Eiserman ... Majoring in speech communication/speech and hearing science ... Mother was her high school coach ... Lists sister, Kate, who played volleyball at the University of Kentucky, as the biggest influence on her athletic career ... Father played both baseball and basketball at Monmouth College ... Has worked as an outdoor education teacher assistant ... Hobbies include climbing, hiking, writing and kayaking.

    Betsy Eiserman By The Numbers:

    Overall Statistics
    	Year	MP	GP	K	E	TA	Pct.	A	SA	SE	RE	DIG	BS	BA	TB	BE	BHE
    	2000	28	96	45	27	137	.131	1,138	19	33	1	153	2	48	50	19	17
    	2001	30	99	56	27	168	.173	1,250	13	15	0	190	5	61	66	17	21
    	Totals	58	195	101	54	305	.154	2,388	32	48	1	343	7	109	116	36	38
    	
    Big Ten Statistics
    	Year	MP	GP	K	E	TA	Pct.	A	SA	SE	RE	DIG	BS	BA	TB	BE	BHE
    	2000	20	72	31	20	96	.115	868	13	27	1	124	2	33	35	18	14
    	2001	20	68	42	18	114	.211	835	9	10	0	127	2	50	52	7	12
    	Totals	40	140	73	38	210	.167	1,703	23	37	1	251	4	83	87	25	26
    

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