Golden Eagles are receiving votes in AVCA Top 25 poll
Niemann is BIG EAST Player of the Week; Louis is BIG EAST Freshman of the Week
Louis notches 17 kills in the victory
Golden Eagles win Cyclone Invitational
Louis and Niemann each record 20-plus kills
2015: Landed a career high 27 kills and nine digs in her collegiate debut vs. North Dakota (Aug. 28)... Tallied 17 kills with nine digs against Dayton (Aug. 29)... Tallied 15 kills and eight digs against No. 21 Iowa State (Aug. 29)... Achieved a double-double with 28 kills and 13 digs against Oral Roberts (Sept. 4)... Achieved a double-double with 27 kills and 11 digs in four-set win over Miami (Sept. 5)... Collected a career-high of 30 kills in win at Missouri State (Sept. 5) and was named MVP at the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational...Collected a double-double of 26 kills and 16 digs vs. Wichita State (Sept. 18)...Posted a double-double with 12 kills and 10 digs in three-set win against Albany (Sept. 19)...Tallied 21 kills and eight digs against IUPUI (Sept. 19)...Landed nine kills and five digs vs. Xavier (Sept. 23)...Posted 11 kills and five digs in three-set win against DePaul (Sept. 26)...Notched 20 kills and six digs in four-set win against Butler (Sept. 30)...Posted a double-double against Villanova with 13 kills and 11 digs (Oct. 2)...Landed 16 kills and eight digs against Seton Hall (Oct. 3)
Prior to Marquette (Niles North H.S.):Earned three letters at Niles North High School and competed in club volleyball with Wildcat Juniors and Sky High ... Won conference titles as both a junior (2012) and senior (2013), while also helping the Vikings to a regional title in 2012 ... Three-time CSL-North All-Conference performer ... CSL North Player of the Year as a senior ... School's offensive player of the year, team MVP and team captain as a senior ... Holds Niles North record for career kills (998) and single-season kills (396 in 2013) ... Also fifth in program history in digs (516) and seventh in blocks (100) ... Has the ability to play on both sides .... Named outstanding senior athlete of the year at Niles North
Personal: Born in Evanston, Illinois and is the daughter of Karren Brown ... Has five siblings, Justin, Marcus, Tyson, Khori and Trent.