7 Katie Bailey
7 Katie Bailey
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.-2L
Hometown: Ontario, Calif.
High School: Chaffey
Position: MB
Major: Marketing

Academic Notes: Majoring in marketing with a minor in anthropology...Big Sky All-Academic recipient…Three-time Golden Eagle Scholar Athlete Award recipient.

2010 (Junior): Appeared in seven matches and 16 sets...Played in six Big Sky matches...Averaged 0.94 blocks per set... Posted 11 kills, 0.69 kills per set...Served .923 in 26 serves.

2009 (Sophomore): Played in 25 matches with 24 starts…One of three Lumberjacks to appear in all 25 games…Finished ninth in the Big Sky during conference matches with 0.90 blocks-per-set…2.5 blocks-per-set was highest single match total in the Big Sky Conference…Recorded third highest block total (10) in the Big Sky…Second on team with 0.79 blocks-per-set…Season-best .462 hitting percentage and seven kills against Eastern Washington…Averaged 1.38 kills-per-set…Hitting percentage of .175…Finished with 167 points and 1.96 points-per-set.

2008 (Freshman): Named to the Country Inn & Suites Green Bay Classic All-Tournament Team after averaging 2.27 kills per set and 0.72 blocks per set as NAU went 2-1 and earned the team title...Played in 22 matches with 20 starts...Ranked fourth on the team with 1.45 kills per set and second on the team with 0.81 blocks per set...Tallied a season-high 11 kills three times...Recorded a season-high eight blocks vs. Eastern Washington.

High School: Four-year letterwinner and starter as well as three-time team captain at Chaffey HS...Named first team all-league as a sophomore, junior and senior...Named second team all-league as a freshman...Earned the title of Rookie of the Year in 2004...Team MVP in 2006 and 2007...Also lettered four years in swimming and one in water polo...Was the league champion in the 50 freestyle in 2007 and part of two league champion relay teams in 2008.

Personal: Catherine Marie Bailey was born Sept. 7, 1990 in Fontana, Calif...Daughter of Dale and Bette Bailey...Has two brothers, Kevin and Jake as well as one sister, Heidi... Enjoys horseback riding...Father, Dale, played college football at New Mexico State from 1969-72...Lists most memorable moment in her athletic career as her sophomore year club volleyball team going undefeated in its final tournament.