7 Meredith Howe
7 Meredith Howe
Birth Date: Oct. 3, 1997
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: Forest Hills Northern
Position: L/DS
Major: Nursing
m 26
k/s 0.00
h % -.250
a/s 0.07
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.20
d/s 1.99

Career: Has appeared in 55 matches and 200 sets ... Has tallied three kills (0.01 per set), 33 service aces (0.17 per set), 32 assists (0.16 per set), 418 digs (2.09 per set) and 36.0 points (0.18 per set) ... Has posted three or more service aces once ... Has recorded double-digit digs 19 times -- including 20 or more once.

2017: Academic team captain ... Played in a career-high 30 matches and appeared in a career-high 112 sets ... Letterwinner ... Earned Academic All-MAC Recognition and MAC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete laurels and garnered MAC Commissioner's Award and MAC Honor Roll distinction ... Earned both Fall and Spring Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Ranked fourth on the team with a career-high 275 digs (2.46 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on a career-high 15 occasions ... Ranked second on the team with a career-high 27 service aces (0.24 per set) ... Also posted a kill (0.01 per set), a career-high 21 assists (0.19 per set) and a career-high 28.0 points (0.25 per set) ... In conference play, played in 14 matches and appeared in 112 sets ... Ranked fifth on the team with 146 digs (2.75 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on nine occasions ... Ranked fourth on the team with 13 service aces (0.25 per set) ... Also posted eight assists (0.15 per set) and 13.0 points (0.25 per set) ... Tallied only kill of season in a 3-1 win over Howard (Sept. 8) in the Jefferson Cup presented by Fairfield Inn & Suites ... Collected a career-high 20 digs and a career-high four assists in a 3-2 triumph at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7) ... Recorded a career-high four service aces in a 3-1 victory at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20).

2016: Played in 25 matches and appeared in 88 sets ... Letterwinner ... Earned both Fall and Spring Athletics Director Honor Roll selection ... Earned both Fall and Spring Dean's List honors ... Ranked sixth on the team with 143 digs (1.62 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on four occasions ... Also posted two kills (0.02 per set), 11 assists (0.12 per set), six service aces (0.07 per set) and 8.0 points (0.09 per set) ... In conference play, played in 14 matches and appeared in 50 sets ... Ranked sixth on the team with 70 digs (1.40 per set) ... Tallied double-digit digs on two occasions ... Also posted a kill (0.02 per set), four assists (0.08 per set), a service ace (0.02 per set) and 2.0 points (0.04 per set) ... Totaled a season-high 13 digs and added an assist in her collegiate debut in a 3-1 loss to No. 22 Western Kentucky (Aug. 26) in the Bobcat Invitational presented by OMG! Rotisserie ... Compiled 10 digs and also recorded her first career kill in a 3-2 setback at Marshall (Aug. 30) ... Posted a season-high two service aces in a 3-0 sweep of Wofford (Sept. 2) in the Black & Gold Invitational ... Recorded a season-high three assists in a 3-0 sweep at Appalachian State (Sept. 3) in the Black & Gold Invitational.

Prior to Ohio: Earned four varsity letters at Forest Hills Northern High School ... Captained the Huskies in 2014 under head coach Tracy Allers and in '15 under head coach Abby Aiken ... Earned All-Ottawa-Kent Conference honors all four years of her high school career and all-region recognition three years ... Earned a spot on Prep Volleyball's Defensive Dandy list in 2014, '15 and '16 ... Also competed for Michigan Volleyball Academy for seven years at the club level under Craig and May Vlietstra and Joe Murray, serving as team captain each of her final five seasons with the program. 

Personal: Born Oct. 3, 1997 ... Daughter of Susan and Chris ... Has two brothers, Jacob and Ryan ... Father, Chris, played football at Hope College ... Brother, Jacob, is a defensive lineman on the football team at Grand Valley State ... Grandfather, Dave Annis, played football at Grand Rapids Junior College ... Majoring in nursing ... National Honor Society member at Forest Hills Northern ... Served as student government president her senior year and participated on the Student-Athlete Leadership Team and Senior Advisory Board ... Volunteered as a tutor and taught a drug prevention/self confidence program to fifth and sixth graders ... Enjoys yoga, the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills 1 three times (last: vs. Howard, Sept. 8, 2017)
Attacks 2 twice (last: vs. Howard, Sept. 8, 2017)
Hitting Percentage -- --
Assists
4 at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7, 2017)
Aces 4 at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20, 2017)
Digs 20 at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 7, 2017)
Block Solos -- --
Block Assists
-- --
Total Blocks -- --
Points 4.0

at Northern Illinois (Oct. 20, 2017)

Recent Games
Nov 2 at Akron W, 3-1
Nov 3 at Buffalo L, 3-0
Nov 9 Bowling Green L, 3-1
Nov 10 Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0
Nov 15 vs. Northern Ill. W, 3-0
Nov 16 vs. Ball St. L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 16
Sets 85 60
Kills 0 0
Kills per set 0.00 0.00
Errors 1 1
Total Attacks 4 4
Hitting Percentage -.250 -.250
Assists 6 4
Assists per set 0.07 0.07
Service Aces 17 14
Service Errors 31 20
Service Aces per set 0.20 0.23
Reception Errors 7 3
Digs 169 123
Digs per set 1.99 2.05
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 17.0 14.0
Points per set 0.2 0.2
Matches started 1 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 11 Ohio   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 18 Pittsburgh L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 vs. Texas A&M L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 25 at Ohio St. L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 vs. Albany (N.Y.) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 at Nebraska L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. Santa Clara L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 vs. Wake Forest W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 at Marshall L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 Samford W, 3-2 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 Virginia Tech L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 8 IUPUI W, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 14 vs. Drake L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Missouri L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 20 Kent St. W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 22 at Central Mich. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 0 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 28 Buffalo L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 1 2 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 29 Akron W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 5 at Miami (Ohio) L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 at Bowling Green L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 12 at Ball St. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 at Toledo L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 2 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 19 Western Mich. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 20 Northern Ill. L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 25 at Kent St. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 27 Eastern Michigan W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 at Akron W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 1 -1.000 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 3 at Buffalo L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 9 Bowling Green L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 0 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 10 Miami (Ohio) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 15 vs. Northern Ill. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 2 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 16 vs. Ball St. L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  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 25 89 2 0.02 2 4 .000 11 0.12 6 0.07 143 1.61 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.1
2017-18 30 112 1 0.01 0 4 .250 21 0.19 27 0.24 275 2.46 0 0 0 0.00 28.0 0.3
2018-19 26 85 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 6 0.07 17 0.20 169 1.99 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 81 286 3 0.01 3 12 .000 38 0.13 50 0.17 587 2.05 0 0 0 0.00 53.0 0.2
  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 26 85 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 6 0.07 17 0.20 169 1.99 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Conference 16 60 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 4 0.07 14 0.23 123 2.05 0 0 0 0.00 14.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 33 0 0.00 0 0 - 4 0.12 8 0.24 68 2.06 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
Away 10 32 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 0 0.00 6 0.19 58 1.81 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.2
Neutral 6 20 0 0.00 0 0 - 2 0.10 3 0.15 43 2.15 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.1
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Wins 12 36 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 1 0.03 9 0.25 64 1.78 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 0.3
Losses 14 49 0 0.00 0 1 .000 5 0.10 8 0.16 105 2.14 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
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August 4 10 0 0.00 0 0 - 2 0.20 0 0.00 22 2.20 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
September 8 22 0 0.00 0 2 .000 2 0.09 4 0.18 43 1.95 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.2
October 8 31 0 0.00 0 1 .000 0 0.00 7 0.23 57 1.84 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
November 6 22 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 2 0.09 6 0.27 47 2.14 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.3