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    Sue Webber
    7 Sue Webber
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Herscher, Ill.

    High School:
    Herscher

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    Outside Hitter

    Birthdate:
    02/11/1981

    AT ILLINOIS

    2001:
    Started every match for the Illini at right side hitter ... Led the team and ranked fifth in the Big Ten in serving with 48 aces on the season ... Served up a career-high six aces to lead Illinois' come-from-behind victory over Penn State on Nov. 9 and equaled her career best with six aces vs. Missouri on Nov. 30 ... Third on the team in assists, digs and blocks, tallying 56 assists, 202 digs and 89 blocks ... Registered double figures in kills in 14 matches ... Hit a season-high .545 against Butler, with 13 kills and only one error in 25 attempts ... Recorded a pair of double-doubles during the NCAA Tournament, with 14 kills and 14 digs vs. Missouri and 16 kills and 11 digs vs. Arizona (12/1) ... Season-high 16 kills came in two matches, vs. Arizona and vs. Purdue (Nov. 17) ... Tallied career-high seven blocks in four matches on the season, vs. Georgetown (8/31), William & Mary (9/1), Indiana (10/17) and Missouri ... Earned third Varsity "I" Award.

    2000:
    Started the first 13 matches of the season until a torn ACL during a match at Minnesota on Sept. 23 caused her to miss the remainder of the year ... Recorded double-figures in kills in 11 matches, eclipsing 20 or more kills five times ... Had a career-high 23 kills in a win over DePaul on Sept. 12 ... Registered a career-best attack percentage of .588 against Central Connecticut (12 kills, two errors in 17 swings) ... Led the Illini with an average of 4.08 kills per game and ranked fourth with an average of 2.16 digs per game in her shortened season ... Tallied a season-high five aces against both Southern Mississippi and Ball State ... Recorded double-figures in digs six times, with a season-high 13 digs against Northern Illinois ... Named to the Florida State All-Tournament Team ... Earned second Varsity "I" Award.

    1999:
    Became a valuable reserve as a freshman, seeing action in 17 matches on the year ... Posted her best performance of the season at Michigan, recording a game-high 22 kills on the way to a season's best hitting percentage of .340 ... Added a career-high 15 digs against Michigan to tally the first double-double of her career ... Responded the next night with another double-double (18 kills, 11 digs) against Michigan State ... Earned first Varsity "I" Award.

    High School
    Lettered in volleyball, basketball, track and soccer in high school ... Holds school records for most kills in a season and career, best kill percentage in a season and career and most blocks in a season and career ... Also holds school record for most career points, rebounds and steals in basketball and in the triple jump and 4x400m relay in track ... Earned all-state honors in both volleyball and basketball ... Two-time team captain and MVP in volleyball ... Conference Player of the Year in basketball ... Earned all-conference honors three times in volleyball and four times in basketball.

    Personal
    Parents are Wallace and Carol Webber ... Majoring in business administration ... Lists biggest thrill in sports as the competitiveness ... Favorite athletes are Mike Bibby and Gabrielle Reece ... Coaches volleyball in the summer ... Earned DAR Good Citizen Award ... Parents most influenced her athletic career because they have "supported me in anything I've tried."

    Sue Webber By The Numbers:

    Overall Statistics
    	Year	MP	GP	K	E	TA	Pct.	A	SA	SE	RE	DIG	BS	BA	TB	BE	BHE
    	1999	17	42	70	30	180	.222	4	1	12	5	45	1	4	5	1	0
    	2000	13	50	204	87	475	.246	6	19	26	24	108	4	18	22	5	1
    	2001	30	104	275	116	708	.225	56	48	65	26	202	4	85	89	10	3
    	Totals	60	196	549	233	1,363	.232	66	68	103	55	355	9	107	116	16	4
    

    Big Ten Statistics Year MP GP K E TA Pct. A SA SE RE DIG BS BA TB BE BHE 1999 11 27 59 27 150 .213 3 0 8 5 38 1 3 4 0 0 2000 2 5 17 8 42 .214 0 0 2 3 11 0 2 2 0 0 2001 20 68 167 81 453 .190 32 28 40 19 121 4 53 57 7 2 Totals 33 100 243 116 645 .197 35 28 50 27 170 5 58 63 7 2

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