12 Natalie Burchesky
12 Natalie Burchesky
Birth Date: Aug. 8, 1997
Height: 6-4
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Canonsburg, Pa.
High School: Canon-McMillan
Position: MB
Major: Occupational Hygiene & Safety
m 8
k/s 0.36
h % .059
a/s 0.00
b/s 0.71
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.00

Career: Appeared in 16 matches and 31 sets ... Tallied 10 kills (0.32 per set), 21 total blocks (five solo, 16 assisted; 0.68 per set), two digs (0.06 per set) and 23.0 points (0.74 per set) ... Posted five total blocks in a match twice ... Transferred to Eastern Kentucky following 2017-18 academic year.

2017: Played in eight matches and appeared in 14 sets ... Named to MAC Honor Roll ... Earned Fall Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Posted five kills (0.36 per set) to tie her career high, 17 total attacks, 10 total blocks (three solo, seven assisted; 0.71 per set) and 11.5 points (0.79 per set) to tie her career high as well as a .059 hitting percentage (five kills-four errors-17 total attacks) ... In conference play, saw action in three matches and three sets, tallying an assisted block ... Notched a career-high three kills in a 3-0 set back to Georgia (Sept. 1) in the Bobcat Invitational presented by Texas Roadhouse ... Matched her career high with five total blocks (three solo, two assisted) in a 3-0 loss at No. 2 Penn State (Sept. 16) in the Penn State Classic.

2016: Saw action in eight matches and 17 sets ... Named to MAC Honor Roll ... Earned both Fall and Spring Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Posted five kills (0.29 per set), a career-high 18 total attacks, a career-high 11 total blocks (two solo, nine assisted; 0.65 per set), a career-high two digs (0.12 per set) and 11.5 points (0.68 per set) as well as a career-best .222 hitting percentage (five kills-one error-18 total attacks) ... In conference play, saw action in five matches and 12 sets ... Posted three kills (0.25 per set), 13 total attacks, seven total blocks (two solo, five assisted; 0.58 per set) and one dig (0.08 per set) as well as a .154 hitting percentage (three kills-one error-13 total attacks) ... Recorded her first two career assisted blocks in a 3-0 setback to Florida Gulf Coast (Aug. 27) in the Bobcat Invitational presented by OMG! Rotisserie ... Logged her first two career kills and also chipped in two assisted blocks in a 3-0 loss to Villanova (Aug. 27) in the Bobcat Invitational presented by OMG! Rotisserie ... Tallied her first career dig in a 3-0 win over Wofford (Sept. 2) in the Black & Gold Invitational ... Piled up a season-high five total blocks (two solo, three assisted) and added a dig in a 3-1 victory over Kent State (Oct. 6) ... Matched her season high with two kills and also added two assisted blocks in a 3-1 defeat at Toledo (Oct. 14). 

2015: Member of MAC tournament championship team ... Redshirted.

Prior to Ohio: Two-time letterwinner at Canon-McMillan High School ... Helped lead the Big Macs to a sectional championship in 2013 ... Also played for the Renaissance Volleyball Club.

Personal: Born Aug. 8, 1997 ... Daughter of Bonnie and Steve ... Has one brother, Michael … Majored in occupational hygiene & safety ... Awarded the Amelia Earheart Award, which was given to her due to her dedication to community service ... Was on the high honor distinguished/honor roll at Canon-McMillan throughout her academic career ... National Honors Society honoree.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills 3 Georgia (Sept. 1, 2017)
Attacks 6 twice (last: Georgia, Sept. 1, 2017)
Hitting Percentage .400 (2-0-5) twice (last: at Toledo, Oct. 14, 2016)
Assists
N/A N/A
Aces N/A N/A
Digs 1 twice (last: Kent State, Oct. 6, 2016)
Block Solos 3 at Penn State (Sept. 16, 2017)
Block Assists
3 Kent State (Oct. 6, 2016)
Total Blocks 5 twice (last: at Penn State, Sept. 16, 2017)
Points 4.0

at Penn State (Sept. 16, 2017)

Recent Games
Nov 3 at Bowling Green W, 3-2
Nov 4 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0
Nov 9 Kent St. W, 3-0
Nov 11 Central Mich. W, 3-0
Nov 17 vs. Eastern Michigan W, 3-1
Nov 18 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 8 3
Sets 14 3
Kills 5 0
Kills per set 0.36 0.00
Errors 4 1
Total Attacks 17 3
Hitting Percentage .059 -.333
Assists 0 0
Assists per set 0.00 0.00
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 0 0
Digs per set 0.00 0.00
Block Solo 3 0
Block Assist 7 1
Block Total 10 1
Blocks per set 0.71 0.33
Block Errors 3 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 11.5 0.5
Points per set 0.8 0.2
Matches started 3 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 17 Wheeling Jesuit W, 4-0 - 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Aug 19 Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 vs. Murray St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 at Samford W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 26 vs. Southeastern La. W, 3-0 - 1 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1.5
Aug 29 at Dayton L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 1 Georgia L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 6 .333 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 1 Oklahoma W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 2 High Point L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 Marshall W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 vs. Howard W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 vs. VCU L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Virginia L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Wake Forest L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 16 vs. Yale L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 0 2.0
Sep 16 at Penn St. L, 3-0 1 3 0 2 2 -1.000 0 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 5 0 4.0
Sep 22 at Buffalo L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 23 at Akron W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Miami (Ohio) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Bowling Green L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Kent St. L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Eastern Michigan W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 Toledo L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Ball St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Northern Ill. W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Western Mich. L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Akron W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 28 Buffalo W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Bowling Green W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Kent St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Central Mich. W, 3-0 - 1 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 17 vs. Eastern Michigan W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 8 17 5 0.29 1 18 .222 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.12 2 9 11 0.65 11.5 0.7
2017-18 8 14 5 0.36 4 17 .059 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 7 10 0.71 11.5 0.8
Total 16 31 10 0.32 5 35 .143 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.06 5 16 21 0.68 23.0 0.7
  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 8 14 5 0.36 4 17 .059 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 7 10 0.71 11.5 0.8
Conference 3 3 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 0.33 0.5 0.2
Exhibition 1 1 0 0.00 0 1 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 2 2 2.00 1.0 1.0
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Home 3 5 3 0.60 2 9 .111 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 0.20 3.5 0.7
Away 2 4 0 0.00 2 2 -1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 3 6 1.50 4.5 1.1
Neutral 3 5 2 0.40 0 6 .333 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 3 3 0.60 3.5 0.7
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Wins 3 3 1 0.33 1 4 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 0.33 1.5 0.5
Losses 5 11 4 0.36 3 13 .077 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 6 9 0.82 10.0 0.9
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August 1 1 1 1.00 0 1 1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 1.00 1.5 1.5
September 5 11 4 0.36 3 13 .077 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 6 9 0.82 10.0 0.9
October 1 1 0 0.00 0 2 .000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
November 1 1 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0