Lynsey

Petersen

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Outside Hitter/Right Side
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Palos Verdes, Calif.
High School: Palos Verdes Peninsula

Bio

• An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

2016:

  • Played in 22 matches, appearing in 72 sets
  • Finished third on the team with 121 kills
  • Also had 56 digs, 14 service aces and 30 total blocks
  • Recorded a season-best 13 kills against Navy on Oct. 8 and a season-best eight digs versus Navy on Nov. 4
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

 2015:

  • Appeared in 26 of 29 matches, playing in 93 sets on the season.
  • Ranked second on the team with 255 kills for the year, averaging 2.74 per set.
  • Ranked third on the team with 213 digs, averaging 2.29 per set.
  • Earned six double-doubles on the season.
  • Notched a career-best 16 kills in a 3-1 loss to Bryant on Aug. 28, and a 3-1 loss to Bucknell on Oct. 16.
  • Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week on Oct. 12.
  • Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross:

  • Three-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School for coach Kurt Barcinella
  • Served as team captain as a junior and senior
  • Honored as team MVP junior and senior year
  • Named to Daily Breeze All-Area second team in 2013 and 2014
  • Selected to first team All-Bay League as a junior and senior
  • Named to the 2013 Desert Classic Varsity All-Tournament team junior year
  • Played for Sunshine 18-South Bay Volleyball Club for coach Mike Jagd
  • Member of National and Science Honor Societies

Personal:

  • Daughter of John and Pam Petersen
  • Mother, Pam, played volleyball at Chapman University
  • Has one brother (Jake)
  • Has not yet declared a major
Petersen's Career Statistics
Season Sets Played Kills Assists Digs Blocks Aces
2015 93 255 15 213 29 18
 2016 72 121  1 56 30 14
 Total  165
 376  16  269  59  32
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