Mallory Leggett
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Mallory Leggett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maroa, Ill.

High School:
Maroa-Forsyth

Height:
6-0

Position:
OH

Experience:
2L

Senior Year (2010)
Started all 33 matches ... played in all 121 sets ... led the team in kills (410), kills per set (3.39), service aces (45), and points (483.0) ... also ranked second in digs (367) and sixth in blocks (48) ... ranked second in the Valley in service aces per set (0.37) and eighth in kills per set ... recorded double-digit kills in 24 matches ... recorded 15 double-doubles (kills-digs) ... ended her career ranked third in digs (1,422) and fifth in kills (1,526) in Illinois State history ... named to the all-tournament team at the Corvallis Invitational, IU adidas Classic, Rams Volleyball Classic and Miami Invitational ... had 19 kills and a career-high 24 digs against Sacramento State (8/27) ... recorded consecutive season-high 20-kill totals against Indiana and Arkansas State at the IU adidas Classic (9/4) ... registered 19 kills and 19 digs at Wichita State (9/24).

Junior Year (2009)
All-Missouri Valley Conference First-Team selection ... started all 29 matches ... led the Redbirds in kills (369), kills per set (3.55), service aces (46) and points (440.5) ... second on the team in digs (301) ... ranked second in the Valley in kills per set, first in aces per set (0.44) and 16th in digs per set (2.89) ... in Valley play, also ranked second in kills per set (3.68), first in aces per set (0.41) and 17th in digs per set (3.05) ... led the Redbirds in kills in 21 matches .... recorded double-digit kills in 20 matches ... named to the all-tournament team at the Redbird Classic, Holiday Inn West Bronco Invitational and the State Farm Illini Classic ... recorded double-digit kills in the first six matches of the season ... had 11 kills and five service aces in the season-opener against Gardner-Webb (8/28) ... had double-digit kills in 12 of 18 Valley matches ... the first two of her 21 kills at Drake (10/24) gave her 1,000 in her career ... the last of her 17 digs against Southern Illinois (10/31) gave her 1,000 digs in her career ... became the fifth player in school history to reach 1,000 in both categories and just the second to achieve both in her junior season ... had a season-high 22 kills against Evansville (10/30) ... received the MVC Player of the Week award for the first time in her career for her double-double of 18 kills and 20 digs against Indiana State (11/13).

Sophomore Year (2008)
Started all 31 matches ... appeared in all 114 sets on the season ... ranked second on the team in kills (390), kills per set (3.42) and points (441.5) ... ranked third in digs (348) ... recorded double-digit kills in 23 matches, including four matches with 20 kills ... named to the Panther Invitational All-Tournament team to start the season, averaging 12.3 kills over the three games ... recorded season-highs of 23 kills and 24.5 points in a five-set match against Northern Illinois (9/2) ... recorded a season-high 21 digs against Western Michigan (9/6) and Northern Iowa (10/25).

Freshman Year (2007)
Missouri Valley Conference All-Freshman Team selection ... State Farm MVC Tournament All-Tournament Team ... appeared in all 33 matches, including 32 starts on the outside ... three-time Valley Newcomer of the Week ... totaled 357 kills (3.10 kpg), 406 digs (3.53 dpg), 50 blocks and 419 points ... tallied 18 double-digit kill efforts, including eight of the last 10 matches of the season ... registered double-digit dig outings 21 times, including eight-straight from 9/15 - 10/5 ... hit .300-or-better in six contests ... had a season-best 22 digs twice ... recorded 13 double-doubles (kills-digs) on the season, including in both the quarterfinals and semifinals of the Valley Tournament ... was served to a team-high 837 times on the season, and tallied a .946 reception percentage ... registered a season-best .409 hitting percentage with 10 kills against just one error versus Bradley (11/3) ... tallied a season-high 24 kills against top-seeded Wichita State in the Valley Tournament semifinals.

Prior To ISU
Started volleyball all four years, serving as a co-captain as a sophomore, junior and senior ... compiled a team-high 458 kills as a senior, leading Moroa-Forsyth to a 34-2 record ... set the school record for career kills (1,385) in her senior season ... was named the Macon County Player of the Year, a first-team all-conference selection, and a second-team All-State honoree ... had 424 kills as a junior, leading the Trojans to a 32-5 record ... was an honorable mention all-state selection, a first-team all-conference honoree and was tabbed the Macon County Player of the Year ... team won the regional championship ... earned first-team all-conference honors as a sophomore, where she compiled a team-best 258 kills ... had 249 kills and 98 blocks as a freshman, earning second-team All-Macon County honors ... played three years of club volleyball for Illini Elite, where she played up one division with current ISU teammate Katie Seyller.

Personal
Mallory Anne Leggett ... born September 27, 1988 ... daughter of Verneil and Lori Leggett ... two sisters (Nicole and Ashlee) ... mother and both sisters attended Illinois State ... majoring in public relations.