5 - Katie McKernan
Katie McKernan
Height: 6-0
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sylvania, Ohio
High School: St. Ursula Academy
Position: S/RS

Before Holy Cross: Two-year member of the varsity volleyball team at St. Ursula Academy for coach John Buck…senior captain…led the team with 448 assists as a senior, in addition to posting 253 kills, 160 digs and 41 aces…earned 2012 second team All-State, first team All-District 7, first team All-Conference and All-Conference Academic honors…played in the 2012 state All-Star Game…won the 2012 CYO Outstanding High School Athlete Award…led team to a state championship match appearance in 2011, and the state semifinals in 2012…team captain of the Toledo Volleyball Club for coach Angie Parisho and club director Michelle Hills…senior class president…member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Dan and Sue McKernan…has two brothers (Daniel and Michael) and one sister (Megan)…great uncles Peter McKernan and Joseph McKernan, and cousin Tom Schlageter all attended Holy Cross…has not yet declared a major.