12 - Kathleen Colpoys
Kathleen Colpoys
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scituate, Mass.
High School: Notre Dame Academy
Position: MH

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Captain…enters the season ranked third all-time at Holy Cross with a .230 career hitting percentage.

2010: Started in all 33 matches and played 122 sets…led the team with a .243 hitting percentage and a career-best 57 total blocks… ranked second on the team with a career-best 229 kills…third on the team with 25 service aces…recorded a career-best 85 digs…tallied 11 kills versus Fordham (8/28)…posted 10 kills in the 3-2 victory over NJIT (9/4)…recorded 10 kills in the 3-0 win over Harvard (9/14)…had 11 kills in the 3-2 victory over Bryant (10/6)…tallied a season-best 12 kills versus Colgate (10/15)…registered nine kills and a career-best seven blocks in the 3-1 win at Lafayette (10/23)…recorded 10 kills in the 3-2 victory over Navy (11/6).         

2009: Started in all 29 matches and played all 105 sets…ranked second on the team with 205 kills and 49 blocks…led the team with a career-best .258 hitting percentage…was third on the team with 25 service aces...recorded 57 digs...tallied 13 kills and five digs against Providence (9/2)…had 10 kills and two blocks against Bryant (9/9) as the team won the match 3-1…had 13 kills and three digs against Brown (9/19)…recorded a career-best 14 kills at Quinnipiac (10/13)...had eight kills and four digs against Bucknell (10/23) as the team won 3-1…tallied 10 kills against Lehigh (11/13).

2008: Played 24 matches and 76 sets...ranked third on the team with 98 kills and was second with 27 blocks...recorded a season-best nine kills against Central Connecticut (9/10)...tallied eight kills and seven digs at Navy (10/24)...recorded eight kills at Bucknell (11/7).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Notre Dame Academy in Hingham, Mass., for head coaches Mickey Cahoon (2005-2006) and Josh Shepherd (2007)...senior captain...named All-State in 2006 and 2007...received Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic honors in 2006 and 2007...team won the Catholic Conference championship in 2006 and 2007...led team to a 56-13 record during her career...member of the Mass. Patriots Volleyball Club...team was a Power League qualifier in 2007 and 2008...also a four-year member, a three-year starter and a senior captain of the varsity basketball team...team’s leading scorer in 2007 and 2008, while she was the leading rebounder in 2008...earned Patriot Ledger honorable mention All-Scholastic honors in 2008...also a three-year member and senior captain of the varsity tennis team...Catholic Conference All-Star in 2006, 2007 and 2008...Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic in 2006, 2007 and 2008...named the Notre Dame Academy Class of 2008 Outstanding Athlete...member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Francis and Margaret Colpoys...father was the captain of the sailing team at Boston College...has one brother (John)...aunt, Pauline Doherty Lysko, graduated from Holy Cross and was a member of the rowing team...an Economics major.

Colpoys' Career Statistics

Year Sets Played Kills Assists Digs Blocks Aces
2008 76 98 4 24 27 6
2009 105 205 10 57 49 25
2010 122 229 4 85 57 25
Total 303 532 18 166 133 56