The ninth-ranked Colorado State volleyball team closed the regular season with a 3-0 sweep vs. UNLV to improve to 28-1. After, the team was presented the 2013 Mountain West championship trophy. [Photo by Dan Byers]
The Rams improved to 11-0 after a three-set win at Air Force on Sept. 26.
TRACK & FIELD: Participated on the Colorado State track & field team in 2012-13... Placed sixth in the high jump at the Potts Invitational in Boulder, Colo., jumping 5 feet, 2.25 inches... At the Air Force Invitational, placed fourth in the high jump.
CONNECTICUT: Played three seasons for the Connecticut Huskies, earning 22 total starts... Averaged 1.24 kills and 0.55 blocks per set across three seasons... As a junior in 2011, played in 47 sets... Earned 62 kills on .172 hitting... Also tallied 34 blocks on the season... As a sophomore, appeared in all 25 matches, starting in 15... Recorded a career-high 17 kills against DePaul (Oct. 30)... Holds career bests in digs (8 vs. Colgate on Sept. 18, 2010 and New Hampshire on Sept. 24, 2010) and blocks (7 vs. TCU on Sept. 5, 2009).
HIGH SCHOOL: Is a 2009 graduate of Williamsport High School... Helped her team to three consecutive conference titles, including the Maryland state championship as a freshman... Earned three all-conference first-team selections, in addition to three all-county first-team nods... Three-time all-area selection, including to the first-team as a junior and senior... Tri-State Senior All-Star Team selection... Holds her school record in season blocks... Three-time Maryland state champion in the high jump... Also earned two titles in both the long jump and triple jump... Named the Female Athlete of the Year by her area as a junior... Received all-county and all-area first-team accolades as a sophomore and junior in track.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 27, 1991, in Leesburg, Va. ... Hometown is Williamsport, Md. ... Daughter of Terry and JoAnn Broadwater... Has two older brothers, Casey and Corey... Is a human development and family studies major at CSU.