Erin Lindsey
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Erin Lindsey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eureka, Mo.

High School:
Eureka

Height:
5-7

Position:
S

Birthdate:
10/06/1986

Experience:
3L

2007: Appeared in and started all 33 matches ... second-team All-Missouri Valley Conference, and a Valley Scholar-Athlete First-Team performer ... named to the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference All-Tournament Team ... totaled 1,453 set-assists, and set career-highs in kills (142), digs (419) and blocks (60.0) ... named to the all-tournament team at the `Bama Bash ... eclipsed the 4,000 career set-assist plateau at home against Indiana State, becoming just the fourth setter in ISU history to accomplish the feat ... went over 3,000 career set-assists in the Redbirds' four-game win at Northern Illinois ... recorded her second-career triple-double with a career-high 71 set-assists, 10 kills and 10 digs in the five-game win over UNI at Redbird Arena (Oct. 6) ... career-best 31 digs in the Valley Tournament semifinals against top-seeded Wichita State ... recorded 22 double-doubles (set-assists-digs) on the season ... her 12.73 assists per game in conference play ranked third overall in the league ... had five matches with 60 or more set-assists, more than any other setter in the Valley ... had five matches with 20 or more digs.

2006: A first-team All-Missouri Valley Conference selection ... started all 30 of Illinois State's matches ... ranked second in the Valley with 11.96 assists per game ... tallied 335 digs, 112 kills and 59.0 blocks ... recorded 40 or more set-assists in 20 individual matches ... had 17 double-doubles (set-assists-digs) on the season ... recorded her first career triple-double (and one of only three in the Valley in 2006) with a career-high 10 kills, 53 set-assists and 12 digs in a four-game match at Creighton (Oct. 28) ... was named MVC Co-Player of the Week for the period ending Nov. 12, 2006, after averaging a dominating 16.00 set assists-per-game in two Valley matches against rival Bradley and first-place Northern Iowa ... named to the MVC All-Scholar-Athlete First-Team, and was a third-team CoSIDA Academic All-District honoree.

2005: Missouri Valley Conference Freshman of the Year ... one of 14 national "Rising Stars" selected by Collegiate Volleyball Update Magazine ... State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Freshman of the Week four times (9/12), (10/3), (10/10) and (10/31), tying the Valley volleyball record for most times winning the award ... set Illinois State record for freshman set-assists, breaking the previous mark by nearly 500 ... fell just three short of the Valley record for set-assists by a freshman ... the first Redbird freshman to average 10 or more set-assists ... hit 1.000 (6-0/6) and had 50 set-assists in three-game win over Akron (9/9) ... hit .500 or better in five matches ... had double-digit digs in seven matches ... NCAA Season Ranking: No. 21 in set-assists per game ... Valley Season Ranking: No. 3 in set-assists per game ... ISU Record Book: No. 3 in season set-assists ... No. 2 in season set-assists per game ... No. 8 in career set-assists ... No. 1 in career set-assists per game.

High School/Club: Four-time all-conference and all-district volleyball player ... led four prep teams to combined 84-45-11 records ... three-time team MVP in volleyball ... four-year basketball starter, leading teams to combined 64-19 record, two district titles and a sectional title as a freshman and sophomore ... 2004 conference basketball player of the year ... 2002 and 2004 USAV All-America club player ... led her Team St. Louis volleyball club teams to four-straight USAV Junior Olympic Tournaments, finishing fifth in 2001, second in 2002, third in 2003 and 2004, all in the open division.

Personal: Major is computer physics; she aspires to be an astronaut ... daughter of Ralph and Pat Lindsey, with brothers Jason and Derek (former basketball player at Truman State) ... 2007-08 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Vice President ... National Honor Society ... President's Award for Educational Excellence ... full name is Erin Elaine Lindsey, born 10-6-86.