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Sallie McLaurin
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Sallie McLaurin 1373271
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Midwest City, Okla.
High School: Carl Albert

Career Overall Statistics

2012 116 328 65 736 .357 8 42 .190 0 0 1 1.000 1 25 .960 26 20 139 159 8 0
2011 120 293 70 669 .333 8 58 .138 18 23 347 .934 1 10 .900 78 25 137 162 15 3
2010 122 292 76 678 .319 8 51 .157 16 27 302 .911 2 18 .889 59 30 123 153 13 3
Total 358 913 211 2083 .337 24 151 .159 34 50 650 .923 4 53 .925 163 75 399 474 36 6

Career Big 12 Statistics

2012 54 162 30 372 .355 4 22 .182 0 0 0 .000 0 9 1.000 14 8 56 64 1 0
2011 68 142 42 374 .267 4 37 .108 6 13 203 .936 1 10 .900 47 17 80 97 5 2
2010 74 192 50 440 .323 6 33 .182 13 20 229 .913 2 10 .800 45 20 67 87 5 1
Total 196 496 122 1186 .315 14 92 .152 19 33 432 .924 3 29 .897 106 45 248 248 11  

2013 (Senior)
Awards: Honored as AVCA All-America Second Team and All-Southwest...earned Big 12 Scholar Athlete of the Year, NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, CoSIDA Academic All-American First Team and All-Big 12 Academic First Team...five-time Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week and AVCA National Player of the Week on September 17...unanimous selection to All-Big 12 First Team...Tournament MVP at Holiday Inn West Invitational, Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational and NIKE Invitational All-Tournament Team...honored by the University with the Athletic Director's Leadership Award, Conference Medal, Dan Gibbons Outstanding Scholar-Athlete of the Year and Athletics Council Service Award...Preseason All-Big 12...Season Stats: Finished the season ranked 11th in the country with a .423 kill percentage...started all 32 matches as middle blocker and totaled 116 sets played...438 kills for a 3.78 per set average...registered 159 blocks, including 29 solo...Match-By-Match: Posted 17 kills with a .517 attack rate in the season opener vs. Milwaukee (Aug. 30)...scored 19 kills, while hitting .419 against Pacific (Sept. 6)...knocked down 21 kills and hit .677 with eight blocks in a five-set win over BYU (Sept. 7)...hit .600 on 15 kills with six blocks at Missouri State (Sept. 14)...put down a career-high 25 kills and season-high 10 blocks in a five-set win at Tulsa (Sept. 17) for only double-double of the season...notched 14 kills, eight blocks and hit .535 to go with three service aces against LIU Brooklyn (Sept. 21)...opened Big 12 play with 14 kills, five blocks and a .462 attack rate in a win over Texas Tech (Sept. 25)...recorded 15 kills and seven blocks in a win over Kansas State (Oct. 12)...picked up 13 kills, while hitting .600 in a sweep at Baylor (Oct. 19)...posted 23 kills and six blocks to go with a .537 kill percentage in a five-set win at TCU (Oct. 23)...knocked down 13 kills and totaled nine blocks in three sets at Kansas State (Nov. 3)...tallied 19 kills and six blocks in a win at Texas Tech (Nov. 20)...recorded 19 kills on a .400 hitting percentage at West Virginia (Nov. 27)...scored 19 kills and hit .485 with nine blocks in a NCAA First Round win over Alabama (Dec. 5)...notched nine kills and four blocks in her final match as a Sooner at Stanford (Dec. 6)...Career Stats: Seventh all-time with 1,351 career kills...438 in a single season in second all-time...career block assists leader all-time at 529 and second all-time in total blocks at 633.

2012 (Junior)
Named to the AVCA All-America Third Team...Led Oklahoma in blocks in the NCAA First Round matchup against Arizona State after she totaled six block assists against the Sun Devils...Selected to the AVCA All-Central Region First Team...Named to the All-Big 12 First Team...Broke her own individual, three-match record with 10 block assists in OU's win over No. 11 Kansas State...Notched a season-best 18 kills in a five-set loss to No. 21 Kansas...Led the Sooners in three separate categories in their upset win over No. 25 K-State to conclude the regular season after she totaled 14 kills, hit .481 from 27 attempts with just one error and totaled six blocks (1 BS-5 BA)...Led the team with nine kills and four total blocks against No. 22 Kansas on Nov. 14...Struck down double-digit kills in three-consecutive matches for the first time of her junior campaign with 10 against Baylor, and added a team-leading six blocks from one block solo and five block assists...Recorded the eighth back-to-back performance where she notched double-digit kills after she led OU in the category with 14 in the series sweep over West Virginia on Nov. 3 where she struck down 14 of 22 attempts with zero errors to hit a season-best .636%...Led the Sooners with 12 kills in a three-set sweep over Texas Tech to mark the eighth time this season she has led OU in the category, 11th double-digit output of the season and the lone OU player with double digit kills against the Red Raiders...Recorded a season-best three digs against TCU...Was the lone player to log double-digit kills (16) in OU's three-set victory over Texas Tech...Led the Sooners in three separate categories in back-to back matches with 13 kills, a .435 hitting percentage and four total blocks against Wichita State, and in the team's win over the Mountaineers with 13 kills, seven total blocks and a .500 hitting percentage...Named the 2012 Oklahoma Invitational MVP after posting 27 kills with just three errors on the weekend...Led the team in blocks each match of the Oklahoma Invitational...In the three-set sweep over New Mexico, totaled a team-high 11 kills off of 17 attacks to hit a team-leading and season-best .588 on the night...Against SMU, successfully hit seven of 12 attempts with no errors to hit .583%....Led the Sooners in their four-set victory over No. 19 Kentucky with a team-leading 11 kills, while adding eight blocks...Recorded a season-best 15 kills against Duquesne in an OU three-set sweep to lead the Sooners...Matched a personal-best four solo blocks for the second time in her career, at No. 24 Colorado State (last vs. Missouri, 10/10/10)...Led OU past Arkansas in four with 11 kills off of 22 swings (.364), and recorded 8 total blocks off of one solo block and 7 block assists...Named to the 2012 Hampton Inn & Suites Northern Colorado All-Tournament Team...Posted back-to-back six block performances against Northern Colorado and North Dakota State...Totaled double-digit kill performances against Northern Colorado and North Dakota State, with 10 kills against the Bears, and 13 against the Bison...Posted a .571 hitting percentage in a three-set sweep of Air Force...Recorded a career-high 14 total blocks in Oklahoma's five-set victory over Tulsa, to mark a new, five-set individual match record for block assists in the Sooners' record book.

2011 (Sophomore)
AVCA All-America honorable mention...AVCA All-Central Region honorable mention...Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year...Named All-Big 12 honorable mention...Academic All-Big 12 first team...Two-time Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 24 and Oct. 1)...Led Big 12 with 1.35 blocks per set...Had 25 block solos and 137 block assists for 162 total blocks...Averaged 2.44 kills per set...Hitting a team-best .333...Had 18 service aces on the year...Averaged a conference-best 1.43 blocks per set during Big 12 play...Had 17 block solos and 80 block assists for 97 total blocks in Big 12 play...Averaged 2.09 kills per set...Hit .267 in league matches...Hit .400 with 10 kills and five block assists against Tulsa in the NCAA Championship first round...Closed out the regular season with 10 kills and four total blocks at No. 5 Texas on Nov. 26...Hit .706 with 13 kills and seven total blocks against Texas Tech on Nov. 23...Dropped five total blocks at Kansas on Nov. 16...Had five or more blocks in six straight matches from Oct. 12 - Nov. 9...Had 10 kills against Baylor on Nov. 13...Hit .400 with 11 kills and seven total blocks against Kansas State on Oct. 22...Matched a career high with 10 block assists against Kansas on Oct. 15...Had 13 kills and nine total blocks at Texas A&M on Oct. 12...Hit .360 with 11 kills and eight total blocks against Missouri on Oct. 5...Hit .303 with 12 kills and eight total blocks at Texas Tech on Oct. 1...Came up big in the upset win over No. 8 Texas with 11 total blocks...Named most valuable player of the Oklahoma Invitational...Led team with 4.00 kills per set and a .667 attack percentage...Had 13 total blocks, a 1.62 per set average...Hit .586 with a season-high 19 kills against Boise State on Sept. 17...Dropped 13 kills with a career-high .812 hitting percentage against Arkansas-Little Rock on Sept. 16...Had 12 kills at Wichita State on Sept. 14...Hit .455 with 2.88 kills per set at the Hurricane Invitational...Had 13 kills and hit .462 at Miami on Sept. 10...Had only double-double of the year with 12 kills and 11 total blocks against Arkansas on Sept. 6...Hit .526 against the Razorbacks...Averaged 1.30 blocks per set at the North Texas Invitational...Had nine total blocks at North Texas on Sept. 3...Registered 14 kills and six total blocks against No. 15 Colorado State on Aug. 29...Named most valuable player of the season-opening Nike Invitational...Averaged 3.10 kills per set and hit .418...Had 15 kills in the win over Missouri State on Aug. 27...Opened the year with 10 kills against SMU.

2010 (Freshman)
Big 12 Freshman of the Year...Big 12 All-Freshman team...Three-time Big 12 Rookie of the Week (Nov. 1, Oct. 11, Oct. 18)...Had three double-doubles on the year...Led team with 1.25 blocks per set and was second on the team with a 2.39 kills per set average...Hit a team-best .319 on the year...Had 153 total blocks on the year, including 30 block solos...Led the team with 3.18 kills per set and a .317 hitting percentage during the NCAA Championship...Averaged 1.36 blocks per set in three matches...Team-leader with 11 kills and a .417 hitting percentage at No. 8 Penn State...Averaged 3.00 kills per set and 1.75 blocks per set during the Norman Sub-Regional...Had third career double-double with 16 kills and 10 blocks against No. 22 Tulsa in the second round of the NCAA Championship...Hit .308 with 21.5 points against the Golden Hurricane...Second on the team with 2.59 kills per set in Big 12 play...Team leader with 1.18 blocks per set...Set a Big 12 freshman record with 20 block solos in conference matches...Eighty-seven total blocks is the fourth most by a freshman in single season during the rally scoring era...Had a team-best 13 service aces during conference matches...Had second career double-double with 20 kills and 10 blocks at Missouri on Nov. 24...Hit .400 against the Tigers...Had five total blocks and nine kills in the win over No. 14 Iowa State...Hit .696 with a team-best 17 kills at No. 8 Texas...Hit .714 with 10 kills and five total blocks at Kansas...Had first career double-double with 16 kills and 12 blocks against Missouri...Averaged 2.08 kills per set and 1.38 blocks per set during non-conference action...Had 22 kills and 20 total blocks at the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational...Named to the Wynn Invitational all-tournament team...Hit .333 with eight kills at Missouri State...Hit .474 with 10 kills, a service ace and nine blocks against Saint Louis...Had 19 kills and 14 blocks at the Houston Invitational...Hit .625 with 11 kills at Houston...Opened her rookie season with 13 kills and 11 blocks at the Nike Invitational.

High School
Played at Carl Albert High School in Midwest City, Okla....A 2009 PrepVolleyball.com All-American...Named to PrepVolleyball.com's top 100 Senior Aces...Female Athlete of the Year as a senior...Led Titans to back-to-back third-place finishes at the Oklahoma Class 5A State Tournament in 2009 and 2008...Finishes came after CAHS reached the state tournament for the first time in school history in 2007...An all-state selection as a senior...Named first team all-conference as a junior and senior...Named Carl Albert's Offensive, Defensive and Most Valuable Player...Earned conference MVP honors...Named player of the week byThe Daily Oklahomanon August 28, 2009...Earned all-tournament team honors at the Class 5A state tournament, as well as Claremore, Bishop McGuinness and Heather Harkness tournaments...Hit .459 as a senior...Recorded 596 kills and 82 service aces in 108 sets played...Also recorded 180 total blocks and 251 digs...Named all-city as a junior...Also earned all-tournament honors at the Class 5A championship, Claremore and Putnam City West...Named Carl Albert's Most Improved Player as a sophomore...Earned all-tournament honors at Norman High School tournament...Also earned three letters in tennis...Placed third at state in the No.1 doubles position as a senior...Named CAHS Most Athletic Girl as a senior...Also elected to school's Hall of Fame...A member of the 4.0 club for four years...Earned an academic letter jacket as a senior.

Played for the Oklahoma Charge based out of Oklahoma City...Coached by former Sooner Anna Monsen-Howle.

Born Sallie Jean McLaurin in Oklahoma City, Okla....Daughter of June and Kent McLaurin...Has an older sister, Kimberly...Grandfather, Bobby Clark, played football at West Texas A&M.

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