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    Jordan Kirk
    8 Jordan Kirk
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Plano, Texas

    High School:
    Plano West

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    Outside Hitter

    04/23/2012

    National Student-Athlete Day Celebrated At UConn

    Kinsman Award to Diana Filipek of rowing and Ali Aserlind of swimming

    04/13/2012

    UConn Club To Honor 15 As Outstanding Senior Scholar-Athletes

    Group to receive awards at 59th annual dinner on Monday night in Storrs

    04/03/2012

    Seniors Honored at Annual Volleyball Banquet

    Kirk and Nickel Honored; Team Awards Announced

    11/18/2011

    Jordan Kirk Earns All-BIG EAST Volleyball Second Team Honors

    Senior Outside Hitter Named to BIG EAST Second Team

    11/14/2011

    UConn Volleyball Seniors Leave Lasting Mark

    Volleyball Senior Feature

    10/21/2011

    Volleyball vs. Syracuse

    UConn Volleyball vs. Syracuse (10/2/11).

    10/20/2011

    Volleyball vs. Fordham

    UConn Volleyball vs. Fordham (10/11/11)

    2011 Season: Played in all 26 matches, including 103 sets in her final season for Connecticut...named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team...set career-high highs in kills, hitting percentage and digs with 337, .239 and 150, respectively...averaged 3.27 kills and 1.46 digs per set...netted her 1,000th career kill against Syracuse (10/2)...finished her career with 1,143 kills, tied for seventh all-time in UConn history...432 sets played also rank ninth in the record book...honored as the team's Offensive Player of the Year...recognized by the CPIA as a top student-athlete at National Student-Athlete Day...opened the season with a double-double against Grambling State (8/26) with 15 kills and 10 digs...earned a spot on the TCU All-Tournament Team (8/27)...named the UConn Toyota Classic TournamentMVP after tallying 35 kills and 20 digs in three matches (9/3)...earned a spot on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (9/5)...set a career-high for digs with 18 against Sacred Heart (9/6), to go with 17 kills...season-high in kills came against Virginia (9/17) with 18, while adding 12 digs...hit .364 and scored 16 kills at South Florida (10/5)...netted 16 kills, while hitting .302, and totaled four blocks in five-set win over Notre Dame (10/29).

    2010 Season: Saw action in all 25 matches, starting 22 for the Huskies...ranked second on the team with 234 kills and 28 service aces...also tallied 79 assists, 125 digs and 42 blocks...recorded a season-best 4 service aces against Georgetown (11/5), which also marked a UConn individual match-high for the season...named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on November 1st after posting a season-high 19 kills at Notre Dame (10/31) and recording 16 kills and 14 digs at DePaul (10/30)...led the Huskies in kills during six matches...registered a career-high 20 assists against Duquesne (9/11)...posted 14 kills and a career-high 15 digs at West Virginia (11/14)...named to the UConn Toyota Classic All-Tournament Team.

    2009 Season: Appeared in all 31 matches, starting 18...was second on the team with 298 total kills, averaging 2.42 per set...posted double-digit kill efforts in 14 matches...opened season with 14-kill effort against St. Mary's (Calif.) (8/28)...recorded 12 kills and two service aces against Nevada (8/28)...posted career-high in kills (20) against New Hampshire and a career-high 15 digs against Texas Christian in the same day of the UConn Toyota Classic (9/5)...earned UConn Toyota Classic All-Tournament Team Honors...posted second-consecutive double-double with 12 kills and 13 digs at Harvard (9/8)...recorded a career-high five service aces against Samford (9/12)...named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll on Sept. 14....earned a spot on the Boston College All-Tournament Team, recording double-figure kills in two out of three matches...posted .500 hitting-percentage efforts against Hartford (9/19) and at Rutgers (11/7)...recorded a BIG EAST season-best 16 kills at Rutgers.

    2008 Season: Significant contributions in her rookie campaign, starting all 32 matches...second on the team with 274 kills, averaged 2.36 kills per set...also had 82 digs and 40 total blocks...had double-digit kills in 12 matches, including three BIG EAST contests...set a then career-high in kills at Northern Illinois (8/30) with 16...hit for over a .400 clip three times, including career-best mark of .545 against Buffalo (9/9)...had a career-high six blocks against Florida A&M (9/13)...Director of Athletics Honor Roll...Dean's List student in the fall semester...BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

    Before UConn: Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) All-State selection...Academic All-State selection...2008 PrepVolleyball.com Senior Aces Top 250...Dallas Morning News Player of the Week...2007 First Team All-Collin County in the High School Sports Magazine...2006-07 All-District Second Team...LoneStarVolleyball.com All-Texas Team, honorable mention and 2005-06 LoneStarVolleyball.com All-Texas Team, Special Recognition...Junior Olympic Girls Championship 16 & Under All-Tournament Team...USA Volleyball High Performance A2 Camp participant in 2004.

    Personal: Jordan Christine Kirk...born on May 8, 1990...a finance major.

    YEAR SP-MP K K/S E TA PCT A A/S SA SA/S DIG D/S BS BA TB B/S
    2008 116-32 274 2.36 132 759 .187 13 0.11 14 0.12 82 0.71 7 33 40 0.34
    2009 123-31 298 2.42 135 819 .199 19 0.15 15 0.12 90 0.73 2 35 37 0.30
    2010 90-25 234 2.60 120 699 .163 79 0.88 28 0.31 125 1.39 4 38 42 0.47
    2011 103-29 337 3.27 119 911 .239 17 0.17 16 0.16 150 1.46 9 29 38 0.37
    Career 432-117 1143 2.65 506 3188 .200 128 0.30 73 0.17 447 1.03 22 135 157 0.36
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