1997: Started and played in 29 of 30 matches as a left-side hitter...Named to all-tournament teams at the Illini/Pepsi Classic and The Chicago Challenge...Preseason All-Big Ten...Led the team and was 10th in the Big Ten in kills per game (3.87)...Also led the team and was second in the Big Ten in digs, averaging 3.48 per game...Posted 20 double-digit kill performances, including six with 20 or more kills...Recorded 20-20 matches at Indiana and Ohio State...Had a season high 23 kills at Michigan State...Her 348 digs ranks as the seventh most ever in a season by an Illini.
1996: Started all 28 matches and played in all 103 games on the left side...Led the team with 332 digs, the ninth-most in school history for a season...Recorded a season-high 33 kills versus Minnesota, Nov.1, the eighth most for an Illini in one match...24 double-digit kill performances...15 double-doubles...Had at least 20 kills and 20 digs vs. Michigan, Nov. 29 and Louisville, Sept. 13...Named to the Illini/Pepsi Classic All-Tournament Team.
High School: Was a member of the U.S. Junior National Team for two years...Named a Junior Olympic All-American in 1995 and was named National Junior Classic MVP in 1996...Selected a Mizuno All-American in 1996...Earned all-state honors her junior and senior seasons and all-conference and all-area honors during her four years at South
High School:...Named South's MVP...Was the Gatorade State Player of the Year as a senior...1995-96 Suburban Life Player of the Year...Competed in the IHSA state tournament from 1993-95...Named an All-American at AAU's in 1994.
Personal: Parents are Alex Marshall and Carol and Herb Washington...Is a volunteer mentor to a kindergarten class at Westview Elementary School in Champaign...Vice President of Operations for the Student Athletic Advisory Board...Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, majoring in speech communications.
Marshall's Top Performances
Kills: 36 vs. Oral Roberts (9/5/98) Errors: 17 vs. Wisconsin (10/4/96) Attempts: 80 vs. Michigan (11/29/96) Att. %: .684 vs. Southeast Missouri State (9/4/98) Assists: 6 vs. Virginia (8/30/97) Aces: 3 on four occasions Service Errors: 4 vs. Michigan State (9/28/97) Digs: 27 vs. Oral Roberts (9/5/98) Solo Blocks: 3 vs. Texas (9/11/98) Block Assists: 4 vs. Purdue (11/25/98) Total Blocks: 5 on two occasions
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