Women's Volleyball



Irish Make First Road Trip To Rhody

Notre Dame to face Stony Brook, San Diego State & Rhode Island.


Irish Sweep Broncos, Off To Best Start In Five Years

Caroline Holt named Golden Dome Invitational MVP.


Irish Score Season-Opening Sweep Over Seton Hall

Notre Dame picks-up first win of Golden Dome Invitational


Irish End Year With Heartbreaking 3-2 Loss At Boston College

Notre Dame led 2-1 in the match but couldn't finish off the Eagles in the season finale.


Notre Dame Falls At Syracuse In Four Sets

The Irish won a thrilling set one but lost the final three frames against the Orange.


Notre Dame vs Clemson

Notre Dame vs Clemson on October 15th 2017 in Purcell Pavilion


Notre Dame vs. Rhode Island

Notre Dame vs. Rhode Island on August 26, 2017 in the Golden Dome Invitational at Compton Family Ice Arena.


Notre Dame Volleyball vs. Howard

Notre Dame defeats Howard in five sets on Saturday, Sept. 3, at the Shamrock Invitational (Mike Miller).


Notre Dame Volleyball vs. Seton Hall

Irish volleyball swept Seton Hall in the season opener on Friday, Aug. 26, at Purcell Pavilion.


2015 Block Out Cancer Match (vs. Wake Forest)

The Irish welcomed in ACC foe Wake Forest for the 2015 Block Out Cancer match October 18, 2015.

Career & Game-by-Game Stats Get Acrobat Reader


  • Monogram Winner (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015, 2016)

AS A SENIOR (2017)

  • Appeared in four matches and totaled nine sets of play, earning a start in the win over Rhode Island (8/26)
  • Totaled six kills, four digs, two blocks and an assist on the season

AS A JUNIOR (2016)

  • Saw action in 14 matches in 2016 in which she started two
  • Finished the season with a total of 25 kills, five blocks, and 38.5 points
  • Started the season off with 10 kills, four digs and a block against Seton Hall (Aug. 26)
  • Also recorded 10 kills on 23 attempts (.304) along with a dig and three blocks versus Western Michigan (Aug. 27) to conclude the weekend with 20 kills, five digs and four blocks in six sets
  • Closed the season against Syracuse (Nov. 25) with one kill on as many attempts for a 1.000 average, a season best


  • Played in 28 of 32 matches and earning eight starts
  • Finished with 173 kills (1.99 per set), 41 digs (0.47 per set) and 32 blocks (0.37 per set) to record 191 points (2.20 per set)
  • Led or tied for the team lead in kills five times and in attack percentage and blocks one time each
  • Had 10+ kills five times
  • Had best match of young career against Syracuse (10/4), totaling 14 kills, three blocks and four digs
  • Broke career highs in kills (19) and attack attempts (57) to go along with two blocks and three digs at Clemson (10/9)
  • Posted back-to-back 15-kill efforts to end year at Syracuse (11/25) and Boston College (11/27)
  • Named to the Dean’s List both semesters
  • Earned a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
  • Received a monogram


  • Saw action in 15 matches with one start during rookie campaign
  • Tied for the team lead in service aces once
  • Finished with 25 kills, 15 digs, five blocks and four service aces on the year
  • Finished with several season highs against Boston College -- totaling five kills, a .273 attack percentage, two service aces, three digs and three blocks
  • Tied season high in kills (5) and digs (3) against Louisville (11/9)
  • Earned a monogram


  • Graduated from Saint Mary's School (Raleigh, N.C.) in the spring of 2014
  • Earned four letters in volleyball as an outside hitter
  • Finished career with over 1,000 kills
  • Named a second team Under Armour All-American
  • Totaled 514 kills as a senior to earn TISAC Conference Player of the Year honors.
  • Selected as a Prep Volleyball Senior Ace, which highlights the top 250 seniors in the country
  • Set school record with 36 kills in a match
  • Named all-metro and NCISAA 3A all-state as a junior
  • Selected as a Prep Volleyball honorable mention All-American
  • Named a team MVP
  • Tabbed the Junior Athlete of the Year for school
  • Selected all-conference and team MVP as a sophomore
  • Named to Prep Volleyball's Frosh 59 after earning all-conference honors as a freshman
  • Named to the honor roll during first three years
  • Was a student ambassador for school
  • Played for the Triangle Volleyball Club
  • Helped Triangle 17 Black club team receive an open bid to the Lone Star Classic in Dallas as a sophomore
  • Assisted Triangle 18 Black club team in qualifying for Lone Star Classic as a junior
  • Full name is Madeline Leigh Plumlee
  • Born in West Lafayette, Indiana to Perky and Leslie Plumlee
  • Grew up in Winona Lake, Indiana
  • Has three older brothers, Miles, Mason and Marshall
  • Comes from a basketball family as all three brothers have played basketball at Duke
  • Miles was drafted by the Indiana Pacers in 2012, while Mason was drafted by the Brooklyn Nets in 2013 and was on Team USA for the 2014 FIBA World Cup
  • Father, Perky, played at Tennessee Tech
  • Mother, Leslie, played at Purdue
  • Grandfather, Albert Schultz, played basketball at Michigan Tech prior to joining the U.S. Air Force
  • Uncle, William Schultz, played basketball at Wisconsin-Eau Claire prior to being called into military duty
  • Uncle, Chad Schultz, played basketball at Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and is majoring in accountancy

Maddie Plumlee
Maddie  Plumlee


Winona Lake, IN

High School:
Saint Mary's (NC)


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