5 - Kate Ginsbach
Kate Ginsbach
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hot Springs, S.D.
High School: Hot Springs
Position: OH/DS

2008: Played eight matches and 10 sets...recorded two kills and two digs...joined the team prior to the 2008 season, after not playing as a freshman.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Hot Springs H.S. in Hot Springs, S.D., for head coach Dennis Northrup...team captain as a junior and senior...set a school single-season record for best serving percentage in 2006 (97.7 percent)...as a senior in 2006, she recorded 230 kills, 90 total blocks, 53 aces and 278 digs...team won the Black Hills Conference, District 15A and Region 8A championships in all three years (2004, 2005 and 2006)...team finished third in the state tournament in 2004 and 2006, while it placed fourth in 2005...also a four-year member and senior captain of the varsity basketball team...was a mid-distance runner for four years on the varsity track and field team as the team won the Region 8A championship in 2004...Student Body President, National Honor Society President and Freshman Class President...member of the Student Council...earned the United States Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award in 2007...received the South Dakota Regents' Scholar Diploma in 2007...earned academic All-State honors in 2006 and received the Black Hills Conference Academic Award in 2007.

Personal: Daughter of Pat Ginsbach and Jane Farrell...has one brother, Frank, and one sister, Mary Clair...an Environmental Studies major.

Ginsbach's Career Statistics

Year SP Kill


Dig Blk Aces
2008 10 2 0 2 0 0