Elizabeth Koberstein is the most decorated MU volleyball player in program history
Jacobson, Koberstein and Lyon honored by BIG EAST
Koberstein named to the Volleyball Magazine All-America Third Team
Koberstein is first at MU to make AVCA All-America Third Team
Koberstein on Academic All-America second team
Seniors Elizabeth Koberstein and Julie Jeziorowski react to Marquette's selection to the 2013 NCAA Women's Volleyball Championship field.
Coach Bond Shymansky, Elizabeth Koberstein and Courtney Mrotek talk team gear, Bond's workout schedule, and the Sunday afternoon match at Creighton in the Marquette volleyball Week 7 update.
Marquette gets set to open the 2013 season at Bowling Green - coach Bond Shymansky, Elizabeth Koberstein and Lindsey Gosh talk about the upcoming road trip, plus some new fashion ideas for the team.
2012 Marquette women's volleyball season highlights
Honors and Awards
BIG EAST All-Academic (2012, 2013)
Fourth in Marquette history in careeer assists
2013: Finished third in the nation with 12.18 assists per set in 2013 ... Marquette's first AVCA Third Team All-America selection ... Volleyball Magazine Third Team All-American ... BIG EAST Conference Player of the Year ... All-BIG EAST First Team selection ... BIG EAST Championship Most Outstanding Player ... BIG EAST Conference Co-Player of the Year (with Creighton's Kelli Browning) ... Preseason All-BIG EAST (unanimous selection) ... Team captain... Picked up 52 assists and 12 digs in a win over BGSU (Aug. 30)... Recorded 58 assists and nine digs in a loss to Brigham Young (Aug. 31)... Collected 55 assists (13.75 per set) and 11 digs against TCU (Sept. 7)... Notched a Marquette-high 69 assists in a win at DePaul (Sept. 28), while leading the Golden Eagles to a .387 hitting percentage ... Named BIG EAST Conference Player of the Week on Sept. 30 for her efforts in five-set wins over Illinois State (Sept. 25) and at DePaul (Sept. 28) ... Led MU to a four-set victory at Butler (Nov. 1) with 58 assists and 12 digs ... Recorded 48 assists, 18 digs and six kills in a four-set victory at Xavier (Nov. 2) ... Recorded 60 assists, her second highest of the season in a 3-1 victory over Xavier (Nov. 22) ... Hit 60 assists again and added 10 digs in four-set win on senior night over Butler (Nov. 23) ... Assist total in the regular season finale against Butler pushed her career total to over 3,000 assists, including time at Kentucky ... BIG EAST Championship Most Outstanding Player as Marquette won first conference tournament title in program history ... Averaged 13.13 assists and 2.00 digs per set win wins over Butler (Nov. 29) and Creighton (Nov. 30), while posting a double-double of 56 assists and 12 digs in the 3-1 win vs. the Bluejays.
Summer 2013: Competed with the U.S. Women's National Volleyball Senior A2 Program in Dallas, Texas from June 25-July 4 ... Captured a silver medal in theNational Collegiate Sand Volleyball Association (NCSVA) Collegiate Championships in Long Beach, Calif., on July 27 with teammate Lindsey Gosh.
2012: Ended her first season at Marquette fourth on MU's single season assist list with 1,455 ... Ranked 10th nationally in NCAA Division I with 11.64 assists per set ... Helped the Golden Eagles hit a combined .277 to rank 13th nationally ...Had 41 assists in the Golden Eagles' loss to Creighton (Nov. 30) in the first round of the NCAA tournament ...Collected BIG EAST Conference All-Tournament Team honors (Nov. 18) after notching match-highs in assists against Pittsburgh (44), USF (46) and Louisville (31) in the Golden Eagles' run to its first conference title match appearance ...Named to the All-BIG EAST First Team (Nov. 15) after leading the conference with an 11.67 assist per set average ...Recorded 51 assists and 13 digs, along with six kills, in a four-set home victory over UConn (Nov. 2) ...Had a near triple-double in MU's win at Georgetown (Oct. 26), when she collected 50 assists, 12 digs and seven blocks ...Recorded 39 assists and seven digs in a sweep of Cincinnati (Oct. 9), as MU hit .304 as a squad to knock off the Bearcats for the first time since 2006 ... Helped the Golden Eagles rally from a 2-0 hole at Rutgers for a 3-2 victory with a season-high 60 assists as MU hit .282 in the contest ... Collected 57 assists and nine digs in a five-set win against USF (Oct. 7) while posting an average of 14 assists per set in a win against Western Michigan (Oct. 9) ...Tallied 17 of her game-high 39 assists in the first set against Syracuse (Sept. 22) and added five digs to help MU earn a victory in its conference lidlifter ... Helped MU record a team hitting percentage of .305 in the sweep over Iowa (Sept. 15) by recording 33 assists ...Earned all-tournament honors at the Ambassador Hotel Golden Eagle Classic after assisting MU to wins over Eastern Illinois, No. 23 Michigan and Wake Forest ... Notched a double-double in a five-set loss to No. 25 Northern Iowa (Sept. 9), posting 60 assists and collecting 15 digs ... Collected 50 assists in win vs. No. 23 Michigan (Sept. 7) ... Named to the BIG EAST Conference Weekly Honor Roll on Sept. 3 after collecting MVP honors at the Xavier Invitational with sweeps of Ole Miss, Tennessee Tech and Xavier ... Notched her first double-double with 37 assists and 12 digs in the Xavier Invitational championship match vs. Xavier (Sept. 1) ... Collected 43 assists in title match of the Marquette Challenge against Northwestern (Aug. 26) ...Handed out 40 assists in a three-set sweep of Bowling Green (Aug. 24) in her first match at Marquette.
2011 (Kentucky): Saw action in seven matches in her second season ... Averaged 10.0 assists per set and 0.94 kills per stanza in four starts ... Set an SEC record with 70 assists in the upset of No. 23 Tulsa, the most in a match since the advent of 25-point scoring ... Had 53 helpers a then personal-best in the win over Albany.
2010 (Kentucky): Dished out 10 assists in a UK win over South Florida ... Totaled six assists and a block at Cincinnati ... In her first significant playing time she recorded her first career double-double with 34 assists and 11 digs in a win over Kansas State ... Made her first career start in a win over South Carolina ... Dished out 48 assists and led the Wildcats to a .328 hitting clip as four players had 10 or more kills ... Passed out 48 assists and added a pair of kills in a loss at Auburn.
High School: Rated as the nation's No. 16 overall prospect and the third best setter in the class of 2010 by PrepVolleyball.com ... A three-year letter winner for Madison West High School... Did not play volleyball for her high school during her senior year ... Voted an all-state performer as a junior ... Two-year all-city player and a two-time all-conference performer ... Played as an outside hitter during her first two seasons and started as the squad's setter in her third season with the team ... In three seasons at Madison West she racked up 657 kills and 430 assists in 232 sets of action ... PrepVolleyball.com rated her as one of the top-50 juniors in 2008 ... Captured the Badger Region Championship in the 18s division with her club team and was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Setter ... Named the starting setter for the USAV High Performance team ... Twice chosen for the USAV A1 and A2 camps and High Performance Championships ... Club team finished third at the Junior Olympics Volleyball Championships in 2007 and fifth in 2006 ... A four-year honor roll student.
Personal: The daughter of Helen and Joe Koberstein ... Majors in nursing ... Inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma (National Collegiate Athlete Honor Society) in 2013.