Duke Volleyball BIO
11 Sue Carls
2008: A Third Team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III selection...Played in 113 sets and all 34 matches...Put down 227 kills for an average of 2.01 per set...Logged a .251 hitting percentage on 650 attacks...Collected 42 blocks and 31 digs...Logged double-digit kills in nine matches, including six in the last month of the season...Put down 20 kills against Virginia on a .442 hitting percentage with just one attack error...Logged a .409 hitting percentage with 10 kills in a five-set win against Georgia Tech...Had four blocks in the opening-round NCAA Tournament win over No. 25 San Francisco...Had a season-high five blocks against Florida State...Went 11-for-18 attacking without an error against Middle Tennessee for a .611 hitting percentage...Had a combined 33 kills over three consecutive wins against Virginia Tech, Virginia and Wake Forest in the final three matches of the regular season...Picked up a career-high seven digs in the match against Wake Forest.
2007: Earned ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III second team honors...Named to the All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team...Played in all 122 of Duke’s games...Finished with a .314 attack percentage with 307 kills on 714 attacks...Was eighth in the ACC in hitting percentage and second on the team...Ranked fourth in the ACC with a .321 hitting percentage in conference-only matches...Averaged 2.52 kills per game overall and 2.48 in ACC matches...Blocked 75 attacks, including five solo stops, for a 0.61 blocks per game average...Dug 45 balls and contributed 45 assists...Hammered a career-high 18 kills in 32 attacks in a 3-1 win over No. 13 Purdue...Topped the .500 plateau eight times as a junior, including a career-high .667 clip in a win over Mercer after sending down 11 kills in 15 attempts...reached double figures in five straight ACC matches, stringing together 64 kills and a .338 hitting percentage to lead Duke to a 5-0 record during that span...Had 11 kills and a career-high six blocks in a 3-2 win over American in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
2006: Named to the All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team ... Earned ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III second team honors on Nov. 9 ... Played in 108 of Duke’s 114 games as a sophomore ... Ranked fifth in the ACC in hitting percentage at .320 ... Finished fourth on the team in kills with 257 and fourth in kills per game with a 2.38 average ... Totaled 58 blocks, 53 assists and 31 digs on the season ... Recorded 10 or more kills 10 times ... Hit a career-best .562 against West Virginia on Sept. 1 and against Virginia on Nov. 16, tallying 10 kills on 16 attempts in both matches ... Posted a career-high 17 kills against Maryland on Nov. 10 ... Had a career-high eight assists against Clemson on Oct. 28 ... Tied a career high with five blocks against Virginia on Oct. 6 ... Had a career-high three digs on two occasions.