2012 Volleyball
Record: 16-19 Home: 5-4 Away: 2-9 Neutral: 9-6 MCC: 1-5
Rick Blackwell
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Rick Blackwell
Head Coach
7th Season

Overall record: 97-144 (through 2012)

Blackwell was girls' volleyball coach at Cedar Rapids Xavier High School for two seasons (2003-04), leading the Saints to their first-ever Iowa Class 3A state volleyball tournament in 2004. He is also a volunteer coach and organizer for USA Volleyball, having worked with Xplosion and Rapid Spikers. Blackwell, a 1976 graduate of Coe, also received a Masters of Arts from the Iowa in 1993 and the Educational Leadership and Superintendent's Certificate from Northern Iowa in 2005.

#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Julia Cuvelier*SORS6-1Lawler, IowaTurkey Valley H.S.
1Kate TillSORS5-9Andrew, IowaAndrew H.S.
2Lauren MenkeSOOH5-9Dassel, Minn.Dassel-Cokato H.S.
4Kristy LuekenFRMH5-11Edgewood, IowaEdgewood-Colesburg H.S.
5Abbie PerezFRS5-7Dike, IowaDike-New Hartford H.S.
6Casey CramSRS5-3Marion, IowaMarion H.S.
7Megan HallFROH5-6Springville, IowaSpringville H.S.
8Brittney ThomasSROH5-9Marion, IowaMarion H.S.
9Riley BanesSRS5-9Cedar Rapids, IowaC.R. Prairie H.S./Southeastern C.C.
10Aly OberdriesFRDS5-5Deep River, IowaEnglish Valleys H.S.
11Allie McQuistonFRS/DS5-5Cedar Rapids, IowaC.R. Kennedy H.S.
12Meghan NelsonJRLibero5-9Cedar Rapids, IowaC.R. Jefferson H.S.
13Alysia ErrittJRS5-8Davenport, IowaDavenport North H.S./Black Hawk C.C
14Hannah EichenbergerFRS5-7New Hampton, IowaNew Hampton H.S.
15Bethany CowellFR 5-7Lisbon, IowaLisbon H.S.
16Emma PisarikFRMH6-1Mount Vernon, IowaMount Vernon H.S.
17Briana MooreFRMH6-0Desert Hot Springs, Calif.Desert Hot Springs H.S.
18Jordyn AkersJROH5-7Iowa City, IowaIowa City Regina H.S./Ellsworth C.C
19Rachel VaughnSOMH5-11Blairsburg, IowaNortheast Hamilton H.S.
20Cassie HollandSOMH5-11Washington, IowaWashington H.S.
21Baylea HinrichsSOMB5-10Marengo, IowaIowa Valley H.S.
23Deanna KnustromSOOH5-7Fort Madison, IowaHoly Trinity Catholic H.S.
24Kara OakleySODS5-6Cedar Rapids, IowaC.R. Xavier H.S.
* Redshirt
Rick Blackwell - Head Coach - 7th season
Deb Marlin - Associate Head Coach - 7th season
Austin Filer - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Alexis Ferguson - Manager - 1st season
Carie Kuehn - Manager - 1st season
Emily Long - Manager - 1st season
Hanna O'Toole - Manager - 2nd season
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