15 Madison Whitehead
15 Madison Whitehead
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Altoona, Wis.
High School: Altoona
Position: RS
m 13
k/s 3.09
h % .317
a/s 0.00
b/s 1.00
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.23

2016: Played in 31 matches and 122 sets. Led the team in kills (383), kills per set (3.14) and hitting percentage (.333). Was the only Wildcat to surpass 300 kills and average at least three per set. Also finished third on the team in total blocks (84), solo blocks (12) and block assists (72). Named to the 2016 Mizuno Midwest Region Volleyball Crossover all-tournament team after posting 49 kills, an average of 3.77 per set, and a .479 hitting percentage. Was named the GLIAC North Division Player of the Week on Sept. 19 after leading the Wildcats to a 2-0 record in the first weekend of league action by averaging 3.50 kills per set and posting a .444 hitting percentage. Reached the double digits in kills 19 times, recording a season-best 21 against William Jewell on Oct. 15. Also recorded 20 kills at Saginaw Valley State on Sept. 16. Garnered all-GLIAC second team honors for the second-straight season.

2015: Led the team in kills with 351, an average of three per set. Also had a hitting percentage of .333, the highest on the team.On Oct. 12, was named the GLIAC Volleyball North Division Player of the Week after pacing the Wildcats to a 2-0 record with 28 kills. Also was selected as the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Division II National Player of the Week on Nov. 3 and the GLIAC North Division Player of the Week on Nov. 2 after leading the Wildcats to an upset of No. 1 Ferris State with a season-best 26 kills. Honored as the team's Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Named to the 2015 Fall GLIAC All-Academic Excellence team. Earned all-GLIAC second team accolades. Became the first Wildcat since 2007 to be named an American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American, securing a spot on the honorable mention team.

2014: Appeared in 28 matches and 102 sets. Had 263, an average of 2.58 per set, and a hitting percentage of .234. Ranked ninth in the conference with 78 total blocks (12 solo, 66 assisted). Had 13 games with double-digit kills, posting a season-high 17 against Findlay and Michigan Tech with 17. Was named the team's Newcomer of the Year. Earned all-GLIAC honorable mention accolades. 

Before NMU: Was selected to the all-conference first team in 2012 and 2013. In 2012, won awards for best server and best offensive player. Also was named Player of the Year. In 2013, she was selected to the all-state team.

Recent Games
Sep 9 vs. Bemidji St. W, 3-0
Sep 15 Saginaw Valley W, 3-1
Sep 16 Lake Superior St. W, 3-0
Sep 19 at Michigan Tech W, 3-1
Sep 22 at Northwood W, 3-0
Sep 23 at Ferris St. L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 13 5
Sets 44 16
Kills 136 54
Kills per set 3.09 3.38
Errors 37 11
Total Attacks 312 114
Hitting Percentage .317 .377
Assists 0 0
Assists per set 0.00 0.00
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 10 3
Digs per set 0.23 0.19
Block Solo 4 3
Block Assist 40 13
Block Total 44 16
Blocks per set 1.00 1.00
Block Errors 1 1
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 160.0 63.5
Points per set 3.6 4.0
Matches started 13 5
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 vs. Northwest Mo. St. W, 3-2 1 5 12 8 36 .111 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 14.5
Sep 1 vs. Quincy W, 3-1 1 4 8 4 28 .143 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
Sep 2 vs. Upper Iowa L, 3-0 1 3 11 7 29 .138 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Sep 2 vs. Missouri Western St. W, 3-1 1 4 8 4 26 .154 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 8 vs. Mary W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 20 .450 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Sep 8 vs. Minn. Duluth L, 3-0 1 3 10 1 18 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 12.0
Sep 9 vs. St. Cloud St. W, 3-0 1 3 12 0 23 .522 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Sep 9 vs. Bemidji St. W, 3-0 1 3 10 0 18 .556 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 7 0 14.0
Sep 15 Saginaw Valley W, 3-1 1 4 18 4 34 .412 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 4 0 20.5
Sep 16 Lake Superior St. W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 20 .150 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Sep 19 at Michigan Tech W, 3-1 1 4 16 2 32 .438 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 19.5
Sep 22 at Northwood W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 17 .412 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 8.5
Sep 23 at Ferris St. L, 3-0 1 2 6 1 11 .455 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 29 at Wayne St. (Mich.)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Grand Valley St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Tiffin   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Ashland   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Purdue Northwest   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Davenport   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Lake Superior St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Saginaw Valley   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Michigan Tech   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Ferris St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Northwood   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2014-15 28 102 263 2.58 100 697 .234 2 0.02 14 0.14 36 0.35 12 66 78 0.76 322.0 3.2
2015-16 31 117 351 3.00 89 786 .333 4 0.03 2 0.02 21 0.18 8 74 82 0.70 398.0 3.4
2016-17 31 122 383 3.14 116 852 .313 4 0.03 1 0.01 44 0.36 12 72 84 0.69 432.0 3.5
2017-18 13 44 136 3.09 37 312 .317 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 0.23 4 40 44 1.00 160.0 3.6
Total 103 385 1133 2.94 342 2647 .299 10 0.03 17 0.04 111 0.29 36 252 288 0.75 1312.0 3.4
  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 13 44 136 3.09 37 312 .317 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 0.23 4 40 44 1.00 160.0 3.6
Conference 5 16 54 3.38 11 114 .377 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.19 3 13 16 1.00 63.5 4.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 2 7 24 3.43 7 54 .315 0 0.00 0 0.00 3 0.43 1 7 8 1.14 28.5 4.1
Away 3 9 30 3.33 4 60 .433 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 6 8 0.89 35.0 3.9
Neutral 8 28 82 2.93 26 198 .283 0 0.00 0 0.00 7 0.25 1 27 28 1.00 96.5 3.4
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Wins 10 36 109 3.03 28 254 .319 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 0.28 4 32 36 1.00 129.0 3.6
Losses 3 8 27 3.38 9 58 .310 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 8 8 1.00 31.0 3.9
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September 13 44 136 3.09 37 312 .317 0 0.00 0 0.00 10 0.23 4 40 44 1.00 160.0 3.6

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