Of Note: Transfer from South Dakota ... graduated high school early and joined the Coyotes in the spring of 2009 ... 2009 Great West Conference Freshman of the Year ... named to the 2009 Great West All-Newcomer team and second-team all-conference ... great jumper
2012: Missed six matches with a head injury, from Sept. 14-15 and then again from Oct. 12-13 when she re-injured her head ... played in 22 matches, starting eight, and 60 sets ... tied for fourth on the team with 2.30 kills per set ... had a season-high 15 kills vs. Cal State Northridge (Aug. 31) and vs. Long Beach State (Sept. 1) ... tied her career high with seven blocks against James Madison (Aug. 31) ... averaged 0.48 blocks per set ... had a season-high nine digs against Nebraska (Nov. 18) ... averaged 1.02 digs per set
2011: Played in 19 matches, starting five, and 58 sets ... stepped into the starting lineup after injury to Crystal Graff ... had a season-high 14 kills off the bench vs. Penn State (Nov. 6) ... tied that mark vs. Michigan State (Nov. 12) ... scored on 11 kills in her first start of the season at Indiana (Oct. 22) ... added a career-high two assists twice, most recently vs. Michigan (Nov. 11) ... recorded a season-best four blocks vs. Minnesota (Oct. 19) ... added eight kills off the bench at Nebraska (Nov. 19) ... averaged 1.97 kills, 0.40 blocks and 0.38 digs per set
2010: Played in 16 matches, starting two, and 35 sets ... started vs. Chicago State (Sept. 4) and vs. Green Bay (Sept. 17) ... came off the bench and added five kills at Penn State (Nov. 12) and at Ohio State (Nov. 14)... had a season-high 11 kills at Northwestern (Nov. 6), her first double-digit kill match as a Badger ... hit .357 (5-0-14) vs. Green Bay (Sept. 17) ... has one block in five matches ... added one kill and a season-high three digs vs. Penn State (Sept. 26) ... came off the bench to put down four kills at Minnesota (Oct. 24) ... also hit a season-best .364 (4-0-11) vs. the Gophers ... averaging 1.53 kills, 0.35 digs and 0.15 blocks per set
2009 (at South Dakota): Enjoyed a strong freshman campaign, appearing in all 30 matches, starting 27 ... named the 2009 Great West Conference Freshman of the Year and also was named to the all-newcomer team and to the all-conference second team ... was second on the team with 277 kills, an average of 2.56 per set...also had 116 digs and 63 total blocks, including six solos ... had 12 service aces...had a career-high 21 kills at Kansas State (Sept. 8) ... had 15 matches with double-digit kills ... was also named to the InnTowner Invitational All-Tournament team ... had a career-high 14 digs in match against Utah Valley (Oct. 27) ... twice had a career-high six block assists, vs. NJIT and Utah Valley ... hit a season-best .444 with 14 kills in match at Utah Valley (Oct. 2)
High School: Finished her senior season with 405 kills while being named first-team All-Bay Conference ... named conference player of the year ... All-Area Player of the year by the Appleton Post-Crescent her senior season...as a junior she was named all-conference honorable mention ... finished her senior season with 101 block assists and 54 solo blocks while also recording 121 digs ... played club volleyball at Wisconsin Volleyball Academy under coach Matt Houk ... honor roll member
Personal: Daughter of Bill and KC Reshel ... has one brother Beau (20) ... Beau played basketball at UW-Fox Valley ... nickname is Bay ... enjoys listening to music, reading, playing the piano and playing sand volleyball ... volunteers as an instructor for water walking for adults with disabilities
Major: Rehabilitation Psychology
"Great academics and Big Ten Volleyball"
21 vs. Kansas State, 9-8-09
43 vs. Texas-Pan Am, 11-20-09
.579 (11-0-19) at Penn State, 11-4-12
2 (2x; MR vs. Michigan, 11-11-11)
2 (3x; MR vs. Texas Pan-Am, 11-20-09)
14 vs. Utah Valley, 10-27-09
7 (2x; MR vs. James Madison, 8-31-12)
22.5 vs. Kansas State, 9-8-09
Off the Court with Bailey Reshel
Favorites- Spot on campus: The Terrace; Movie: Donnie Darko; Sports team: The Packers
First started volleyball (age/grade): 9th Grade
Most memorable volleyball match: Penn State at home last year on my birthday
My favorite thing about Wisconsin volleyball is: The fans.
Best UW road trip:Spring break to California
Favorite place to play (besides the Field House): Sand courts.
One word that describes the team: Goofy
One word that describes me: Chill
My teammates say I am: Too busy
Favorite thing to do off the court with my teammates is: play sand volleyball
Most memorable volleyball achievement: Starting for Wisconsin
This summer, I: Worked an internship for one of my rehab psych classes where I volunteered 15 hours a week at three different sites.
The best thing about the Field House is: it's compact
Who is ... the funniest player on the team? KT Kvas ... The sloppiest? Caroline
What would you be doing if you weren't playing collegiate volleyball? Playing sand volleyball
The best thing about Madison is: There's always something to do
Fantasy job/career: Psychiatrist
Person(s) most admired/role models: My dad
My most prized possession is/are: My memory foam mattress
I can't live without: My family
My secret addiction is: Welch's Fruit snacks
The best sporting event I ever attended was: My brother's championship basketball game for UW Fox Valley
You won't catch me eating: Beets
Nobody knows how much I love to: Organize.
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: Ipod
If I could live any place in the world it would be: California
If you could spend a week anywhere in the world: Italy
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is: Singing
If I had a million dollars: I would put it in savings
If you could have any talent: Having a photographic memory
Post-college plans: Medical school
Career goal: Finish post undergrad schooling before I'm 30
If I could have one superpower, it would be: flying
What are you most thankful for? My family and friends
What are you passionate about? Friends and family and finishing what I start.
If I could change one volleyball rule, it would be: You can't touch the net...ever.
The best advice I have ever gotten is: Life is what you make it.