|| Kathleen Severyn
AT NOTRE DAME (2011-PRESENT): Libero and defensive specialist who has been a serving specialist throughout career ... sports a 3.257 GPA entering the fall 2014 semester.
HONORS & AWARDS: Three-time monogram winner (2011, 2012, 2013).
AS A JUNIOR (2013): Saw action in 30 of the 31 matches and earned seven starts (109 sets played) ... was fifth on the team in digs (161) and tied for fourth in service aces (14) ... both figures were career bests ... totaled five or more digs in 15 matches including producing double-digit totals in four contests ... had 23 total digs in wins over Oakland (12) and Auburn (11) Sept. 14 ... tallied a career-high 15 digs in a win over North Dakota State (Sept. 21) ... other double-digit effort (11) came against Wake Forest (Oct. 4) ... had a career-high three service aces in just eight attempts at Virginia Tech (Oct. 25) ... earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012): Played in 27 matches, earning one start against Eastern Kentucky ... recorded at least one dig in 23 matches ... had 13 matches with three or more digs and five matches with five or more digs ... totaled 75 digs and seven service aces on year ... finished sixth on the team in both categories ... registered season-high 10 digs in a 3-1 win over UAB (Aug. 31) ... had four digs in a 3-0 win over Cal Poly (Sept. 7) ... claimed six digs against No. 17 San Diego (Sept. 8) ... had five digs and an assist in a 3-0 win over DePaul (Oct. 12) ... totaled four digs in a 3-0 win over Villanova (Oct. 21) ... had six digs and an assist against USF in the BIG EAST quarterfinals (Nov. 16) ... grabbed four digs and an assist at Ohio (Nov. 23) ... member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011): Used primarily in crucial serving situations ... played in 50 sets and tallied 11 aces ... 10 digs on the season, four coming vs. Butler ... lone kill and assists registered at Wisconsin ... four outings with two aces ... two aces and two digs in career debut vs. Eastern Michigan ... two aces and four digs vs. Butler ... two aces vs. Portland ... two aces at Wisconsin ... one ace in back-to-back matches at Pittsburgh and West Virginia ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... earned a monogram.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Prepped at Benet Academy (Ill.) ... 2010 Academic All-American ... PrepVolleyball.com Defensive Dandy in both 2010 and 2011 ... played for Sports Performance on the club scene ... finished second in AAU national event as a freshman and third place as a sophomore ... won Sports Performance's Spirit Award with the 18 Blue squad ... 18 Elite team placed second at the 2008 AAU National Championship ... placed second in the state tournament with Benet Academy in 2008 ... Most Positive Award in 2008 after squad won the regional and sectional championships ... National Honor Society ... Illinois State Scholar ... daughter of Kathryn and Gary Severyn ... father, Gary, swam at Notre Dame ... mother, Kathryn, and grandfather, Stan, also attended Notre Dame ... has four siblings: Stephanie, Nicholas, Brian and Julianne ... Stephanie graduated from Notre Dame in 2009 ... Nicholas graduated in 2011 and was captain of the Irish rugby and boxing teams ... wears same number (10) as former All-American and fellow Chicago-area native Adrianna Stasiuk ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in information technology management (IT management) ... also working towards a minor in education, schooling and society from the College of Arts and Letters.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF**