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Elise Walch
Elise Walch


Stuart, Fla.

High School:
Martin County




Season SP MP/MS K/S % A/S SA/S D/S B/S Pts P/S
2010 86 28/9 2.56 .172 0.01 0.00 0.28 0.27 233.5 2.71
Career 86 28/9 2.56 .172 0.01 0.00 0.28 0.27 233.5 2.71

Honors: 2010 Tribe Invitational MVP

2010: Played in 28 matches, starting nine, and 86 sets ... finished the season second on the team with 2.56 kills per set ... tallied a career-high 19 kills vs. Seton Hall (Aug. 28) ... made double-figure kills in 10 matches ... led the team in kills in six matches ... adds 0.27 blocks per set ... had a career-best four stuffs vs. Loyola (Sept. 4) ... chips in 0.27 digs per set ... had three digs vs. Duquesne (Sept. 3), vs. Illinois (Sept. 29) and vs. Iowa (Nov. 20) ... had one assist vs. the Dukes

High school: 2010 Volleyball Fab 50 ... 2009 MaxPreps First-Team All-American ... 2009 Volleyball Magazine Second-Team All-American ... finalist for PrepVolleyball.com Schelde National Player of the Year ... 2009 AVCA Under Armour Girls First Team All-American ... 2009 ESPN Rise Second Team All-American ... 2009 PrepVolleyball.com All-American ... 2009 Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Volleyball ... 2009 Florida 5A Player of the Year ... 2009 Stuart News Player of the Year ... 2009 Palm Beach Post Player of the Year ... ranked No. 26 Senior Ace by PrepVolleyball.com ... 2009-10 Channel 12 Female Athlete of the Year ... selected to the 2010 USA Volleyball Junior National training team ... member of the 2008 and 2009 USA Volleyall Youth A2 team ... member of the 2007 USA Volleyball High Performance Select A1 team ... four-time all-conference ... nine-time all-tournament selection in high school ... received the top hitter award at several college camps ... three-time first-team all-area ... four-year starter ... broke 12 school records ... led Martin County to the 2009 state 5A championship with a 31-1 record ... team was ranked ninth nationally ... put down 547 kills and added 151 blocks as a senior ... played club volleyball with Treasure Coast as a senior, qualifying for the AAU Junior Nationals ... also played with Palm Beach Juniors ... teams qualified for the Junior Olympics at 14's and 18's

Personal: Parents are Harry and Andrea Walch ... has two sisters Nicole (16) and Lindsey (5)

Major: Undeclared

Why Wisconsin?

"I chose Wisconsin because I love the campus, the coaches, the player - just about everything about it!"

Match Highs
Kills: 19 vs. Seton Hall, 8-28-10
Attempts: 40 vs. Illinois, 9-29-10
%: .607 (19-2-28) vs. Seton Hall, 8-28-10
Assists: 1 vs. Duquesne, 9-3-10
Digs: 3 (2x; MR vs. Illinois, 9-29-10)
Blocks: 4 vs. Loyoa, 9-4-10
Points: 20 vs. Seton Hall, 8-28-10

Off the Court with Elise Walch

Favorites - Spot on campus: The Field House; Movie: The Hangover; TV Show: That 70's Show; Car: Lincoln MKX; Athlete: Dwight Howard; Volleyball Player: Misty May-Treanor; Sports team: Orlando Magic
First started volleyball:
7th grade
My favorite thing about Wisconsin volleyball is:
the team
Before each match, I:
Listen to my iPod and dance
One word that describes the team:
My teammates say I am:
out of control
The best thing about the Field House is:
The fans
The best thing about Madison is:
the ice cream
Dream as a collegiate player:
Win a national championship!
Persons most admired/role models:
my parents
I can't live without:
my phone
My secret addiction is:
If you could guest star in a TV show it would be? Kortney and Khloe take Miami
You won't catch me eating: olives
Greatest Invention of the last 100 years: the cell phone
If you could spend a week anywhere in the world: France
Non-athletic talent I would like to have is: to be able to sing
If I had a million dollars: I would go shopping
Post-college plans: to hopefully play professionally in Europe
Most famous person I've ever met: Michael Phelps
If I could have one superpower, it would be: to fly
My dream date would be: with Dwight Howard
My favorite websites are: Facebook and UWBadgers
My favorite quote or motto is: Go big or go home!

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