Katherine Mahlke 13
Katherine Mahlke

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove North

Height:
6-2

Position:
OPP


Prep ... Downers Grove North (2014) ... Captain (2013) ... AVCA All-America nominee (2013) ... All-West Suburban Silver Conference (2012, '13) ... Academic All-West Suburban (2013) ... Daily Herald All-Area (2012, '13) ... Chicago Sun-Times All-Area (2013) ... Downers Grove Reporter All-Area (2013) ... Chicago Sun-Times Top 50 Players (2013) ... Voyager Media All-Area (2012, '13) ... Waubonsie Valley Warrior Blast All-Tournament team (2013) ... Glenbard East Autumnfest All-Tournament team (2013) ... Was named the No. 68 Senior Ace by PrepVolleyball. Com and was a Top Junior Recruit and High Honorable Mention as a sophomore by the website ... As a junior, was named as one of 30 "Underclassmen to Watch" by Volleyball Magazine ... Helped Downers Grove North to a Class 4A Regional championship her sophomore year ... Had 274 kills, 196 digs and 33 service aces her senior year at Downers Grove North ... Named to the High Honor Roll all four years at Downers Grove North ...

Club/Junior ... Played club volleyball for 1st Alliance/Lions Juniors (2010-14) ... Helped 1st Alliance to second-place finishes at the JVA World Challenge and the Spring Classic Extravaganza and a trip to USA Volleyball nationals in Dallas, Texas ...

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undecided major ... Full name is Kathryn Anne Mahlke ... Daughter of Don and Mary Mahlke ... Father, Don, played football at Yale while brother, Rob, currently plays basketball at Illinois Wesleyan.

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