Caroline Knop 2
Caroline  Knop

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Pasadena, Calif.

High School:
LaSalle

Height:
5-8

Position:
DS


09/04/2015

Michigan Squashes Xavier in Four Sets to Open Bobcat Invitational

Volleyball Squashes Xavier in Four Sets to Open Bobcat Invitational

08/05/2015

Caroline Knop - Women's Junior National Team Blog

Volleyball's Caroline Knop - Women's Junior National Team Blog

05/29/2015

Knop Named to U.S. Women's Junior National Team

Volleyball's Knop Named to U.S. Women's Junior National Team

02/11/2015

Five Wolverines Headed to USA National Team Tryouts

Five Wolverines Headed to USA Volleyball National Team Tryouts

12/02/2014

Cole's Unanimous All-Big Ten Selection Headlines Wolverine Conference Honorees

Cole's Unanimous All-Big Ten Selection Headlines Volleyball Conference Honorees

08/26/2015

Volleyball Profile: Caroline Knop

10/08/2014

Caroline Knop Interview

Freshman Caroline Knop shares her thoughts on the team's heavy reliance on freshmen, having success as a 5-8 hitter and her clever headwear.

Sophomore (2015-16)
• Competed in 29 matches, making 28 starts for the Maize and Blue
• Named to the Michigan Challenge All-Tournament team
• Named the MVP of the Bobcat Tournament, hosted by Ohio
• Finished second on the team with 3.02 kills per set
• Registered a career-high 20 kills in a four-set match against No.6 Nebraska (Nov. 21)
• Tallied a career-high 4 blocks against George Washington (Aug. 28)
• Led Michigan in kill-dig double-doubles with eleven
• Led Michigan with 19 service aces on a team-high 0.18 aces per set
• Recorded double-figure kills in 19 matches
• Registered double-digit digs in 15 matches
• Led Michigan in kills 12 times
• Led Michigan in attempts 22 times

Freshman (2014-15)
• Big Ten All-Freshmen team
• Started in all 30 matches, one of just two wolverines to do so
• Averaged 2.70 kills and 2.42 digs per set on the outside
• Led the Wolverines with eight double-doubles
• Recorded 14 double-digit kill and 13 double-digit dig performances
• Recorded her career high in kills (16) and digs (18) at No.15 Purdue (Sept. 26)
• Tallied 15 kills and 11 digs vs. No. 4 Wisconsin (Nov.7)
• Had seven kills and eight digs in her first collegiate match against Stephen F. Austin (Aug. 29)
• Had a double-double with 14 kills and 14 digs at Oregon State (Sept.12)
• Led the Wolverines with 13 kills at No.20 Ohio State (Oct.25)

Prep
• LaSalle High School (2014)
• Maxpreps All-California first team (2011-2013)
• Pasadena Star News All-Area first team (2012-2013)
• Durango Fall Classic All-Tournament team (2013)
• All-CIF Southern Section 1A team (2012)
• San Gabriel Valley Newspapers All-Area first team (2011)
• Was the No. 59 Senior Ace by Prepvolleyball.com
• Helped LaSalle to four straight league championships and a CIF Southern Section Division 1A championship in her junior and senior seasons
• Played in the San Gabriel Public vs. Private All-Star game her sophomore and junior seasons
• Also played basketball, softball and golf at LaSalle
• Member of LaSalle's National Honor Society

Club/Junior
• Played club volleyball for San Gabriel Elite (2008-14)
• Named a captain of the San Gariel Elite in 2012 and 2013
• Named to the All-Tournament team at the Girls Junior National Championship (2013)

National
• Named to the U.S. Women's Junior National Training Team roster (2013-14)
• Was one of 27 finalists for the USA Volleyball Girls Youth National team (2013)

Personal
• Caroline Elise Knop
• Daughter of Kurt and Paula Knop
• January 25, 1996
• Enrolled in the College of Kinesiology
• Sport Management Major
• Named to the U.S. Women's Junior National Team during the summer of 2015

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