7 Meredith Howe
7 - Meredith Howe
Birth Date: Oct. 3, 1997
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: Forest Hills Northern
Position: L/DS
Major: Nursing
m 29
k/s 0.00
h % -.250
a/s 0.06
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.16
d/s 1.82

2018: Academic All-MAC ... Played in 25 matches and 89 sets ... Averaged 1.61 digs per set and recorded 143 digs ... Saw action in in 16 MAC matches and 60 sets ... Averaged 2.05 digs per set during MAC play with a total of 123 digs ... Tallied double-digit digs five times ... Recorded 17 service aces and six assists ... Had a season-high 14 digs against Northern Illinois (Oct. 20) ... Had 10 digs in three sets at Buffalo (Nov. 3) ... Had 10 digs at Ball State (Oct. 12) ... Recorded 13 digs in MAC opener against Kent State (Sep. 20) ... Posted 12 digs against Buffalo (Sep. 28) ... Had two aces at Toledo (Oct. 13).

2017: Academic team captain ... Played in a career-high 30 matches and appeared in a career-high 112 sets ... Letterwinner ... Earned Academic All-MAC Recognition and MAC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete laurels and garnered MAC Commissioner's Award and MAC Honor Roll distinction ... Earned both Fall and Spring Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Ranked fourth on the team with a career-high 275 digs (2.46 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on a career-high 15 occasions ... Ranked second on the team with a career-high 27 service aces (0.24 per set) ... Also posted a kill (0.01 per set), a career-high 21 assists (0.19 per set) and a career-high 28.0 points (0.25 per set) ... In conference play, played in 14 matches and appeared in 112 sets ... Ranked fifth on the team with 146 digs (2.75 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on nine occasions ... Ranked fourth on the team with 13 service aces (0.25 per set) ... Also posted eight assists (0.15 per set) and 13.0 points (0.25 per set) ... Tallied only kill of season in a 3-1 win over Howard (Sept. 8) in the Jefferson Cup presented by Fairfield Inn & Suites ... Collected a career-high 20 digs and a career-high four assists in a 3-2 triumph at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7) ... Recorded a career-high four service aces in a 3-1 victory at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20).

2016: Played in 25 matches and appeared in 88 sets ... Letterwinner ... Earned both Fall and Spring Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Earned both Fall and Spring Dean's List honors ... Ranked sixth on the team with 143 digs (1.62 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on four occasions ... Also posted two kills (0.02 per set), 11 assists (0.12 per set), six service aces (0.07 per set) and 8.0 points (0.09 per set) ... In conference play, played in 14 matches and appeared in 50 sets ... Ranked sixth on the team with 70 digs (1.40 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on two occasions ... Also posted a kill (0.02 per set), four assists (0.08 per set), a service ace (0.02 per set) and 2.0 points (0.04 per set) ... Totaled a season-high 13 digs and added an assist in her collegiate debut in a 3-1 loss to No. 22 Western Kentucky (Aug. 26) in the Bobcat Invitational presented by OMG! Rotisserie ... Compiled 10 digs and also recorded her first career kill in a 3-2 setback at Marshall (Aug. 30) ... Posted a season-high two service aces in a 3-0 sweep of Wofford (Sept. 2) in the Black & Gold Invitational ... Recorded a season-high three assists in a 3-0 sweep at Appalachian State (Sept. 3) in the Black & Gold Invitational.

Prior to Ohio: Earned four varsity letters at Forest Hills Northern High School ... Captained the Huskies in 2014 under head coach Tracy Allers and in '15 under head coach Abby Aiken ... Earned All-Ottawa-Kent Conference honors all four years of her high school career and all-region recognition three years ... Earned a spot on Prep Volleyball's Defensive Dandy list in 2014, '15 and '16 ... Also competed for Michigan Volleyball Academy for seven years at the club level under Craig and May Vlietstra and Joe Murray, serving as team captain each of her final five seasons with the program. 

Personal: Born Oct. 3, 1997 ... Daughter of Susan and Chris ... Has two brothers, Jacob and Ryan ... Father, Chris, played football at Hope College ... Brother, Jacob, is a defensive lineman on the football team at Grand Valley State ... Grandfather, Dave Annis, played football at Grand Rapids Junior College ... Majoring in nursing ... National Honor Society member at Forest Hills Northern ... Served as student government president her senior year and participated on the Student-Athlete Leadership Team and Senior Advisory Board ... Volunteered as a tutor and taught a drug prevention/self confidence program to fifth and sixth graders ... Enjoys yoga, the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills 1 three times (last: vs. Howard, Sept. 8, 2017)
Attacks 2 twice (last: vs. Howard, Sept. 8, 2017)
Hitting Percentage -- --
Assists
4 at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7, 2017)
Aces 4 at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20, 2017)
Digs 20 at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7, 2017)
Block Solos -- --
Block Assists
-- --
Total Blocks -- --
Points 4.0

at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20, 2017)

Recent Games
Nov 1 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-1
Nov 2 at Bowling Green L, 3-0
Nov 7 Kent St. W, 3-0
Nov 9 Central Mich. W, 3-0
Nov 15 Buffalo W, 3-0
Nov 16 Akron W, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 16
Sets 109 60
Kills 0 0
Kills per set 0.00 0.00
Errors 1 0
Total Attacks 4 0
Hitting Percentage -.250 -
Assists 6 3
Assists per set 0.06 0.05
Service Aces 17 6
Service Errors 29 19
Service Aces per set 0.16 0.10
Reception Errors 15 12
Digs 198 122
Digs per set 1.82 2.03
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 17.0 6.0
Points per set 0.2 0.1
Matches started 7 4
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 17 Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 23 at Wright St. W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 0 3 2 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 30 vs. Fresno St. L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 30 at Wis.-Green Bay L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. Northeastern W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 2 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 1 at Purdue L, 3-1 - 3 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 6 vs. Temple L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 6 at American W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 7 vs. Winthrop W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 3 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 13 Col. of Charleston W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 13 Connecticut W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 14 Virginia W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 19 at New Mexico W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 2 -.500 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 20 vs. Kansas St. W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 0 1 4 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 21 at North Texas L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 27 Bowling Green L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 3 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 28 Miami (Ohio) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 3 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 3 at Kent St. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 5 at Eastern Michigan L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 11 at Akron W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 12 at Buffalo W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 18 Ball St. L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 19 Toledo W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 25 at Western Mich. L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 26 at Northern Ill. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 1 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 at Bowling Green L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 7 Kent St. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 9 Central Mich. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 15 Buffalo W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 16 Akron W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 21 vs. Kent St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 25 89 2 0.02 2 4 .000 11 0.12 6 0.07 143 1.61 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.1
2017-18 30 112 1 0.01 0 4 .250 21 0.19 27 0.24 275 2.46 0 0 0 0.00 28.0 0.3
2018-19 26 85 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 6 0.07 17 0.20 169 1.99 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
2019-20 29 109 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 6 0.06 17 0.16 198 1.82 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Total 110 395 3 0.01 4 16 -.063 44 0.11 67 0.17 785 1.99 0 0 0 0.00 70.0 0.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 29 109 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 6 0.06 17 0.16 198 1.82 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Conference 16 60 0 0.00 0 0 - 3 0.05 6 0.10 122 2.03 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.1
Exhibition 1 5 0 0.00 0 0 - 1 0.20 0 0.00 15 3.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
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Home 11 37 0 0.00 0 0 - 1 0.03 7 0.19 91 2.46 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
Away 13 50 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 3 0.06 4 0.08 69 1.38 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Neutral 5 22 0 0.00 0 1 .000 2 0.09 6 0.27 38 1.73 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.3
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Wins 17 62 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 5 0.08 17 0.27 116 1.87 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.3
Losses 12 47 0 0.00 0 1 .000 1 0.02 0 0.00 82 1.74 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
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August 3 11 0 0.00 0 0 - 2 0.18 2 0.18 19 1.73 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.2
September 12 47 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 1 0.02 10 0.21 84 1.79 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.2
October 8 31 0 0.00 0 0 - 2 0.06 4 0.13 46 1.48 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
November 6 20 0 0.00 0 0 - 1 0.05 1 0.05 49 2.45 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1