Lexi Zimmerman 17
Lexi Zimmerman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Barrington, Ill.

High School:
Barrington

Height:
5-10

Position:
S


At Michigan ... Ended her career as the Michigan leader in assists (5,903) and matches played (140) ... 2011 DAC Michigan College Athlete of the Year ... 2009-10 Michigan Female Athlete of the Year ... Lowe's Senior CLASS candidate ... AVCA All-America first-team selection (2009) ... Four-time AVCA All-Mideast Region (2007-10) ... Three-time All-Big Ten (2008-10) ... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2008-10) ... AVCA All-America second team (2010) ... AVCA All-America second team (2008) ... AVCA All-America honorable mention (2007) ... AVCA Mideast Region Freshman of the Year (2007) ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2007) ... U-M single-season record for assists (1,685) ... Most assists by a U-M freshman in program history ... Only Wolverine freshman setter to start an NCAA Tournament match ... Sports Illustrated Faces in the Crowd (2007).

Senior (2010)... Varsity letterwinner ... Named the 2011 Michigan College Athlete of the Year by the Detroit Athletic Club ... AVCA All-America second team ... Academic All-Big Ten ... AVCA All-Mideast Region ... Preseason All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 27) ... Big Ten Player of the Week (Oct. 11) ... Became Michigan's all-time leader in assists against Iowa (Sept. 24) ... Lowe's Senior CLASS candidate ... Named MVP of Active Ankle Challenge at Oregon State (Sept. 3-4) and Michigan/Adidas Invitational (Sept. 10-11) ... Started all 33 matches ... Recorded 19 double-doubles (assists/digs) on the year ... Dished out 56 assists against Purdue (Nov. 19) ... Had 54 assists, 10 digs and seven kills at Iowa (Nov. 13) ... Accomplished a double-double against Purdue with 58 assists and 12 digs. (Oct. 23)... Had 38 assists, 11 kills and 10 digs against Michigan State (Oct. 13) for second consecutive triple-double ... Recorded second career triple-double against No. 6 Illinois (Oct. 9) with 43 assists, 13 digs and a career-best 13 kills ... Had a season-high 60 assists and 21 digs against No. 14 Minnesota ... Tallied 28 assists, 12 digs and nine kills against Miami (Ohio) (Sept. 11) ... Had 40 assists, 13 digs and eight kills at Oregon State (Sept. 4) ... Named to all-tournament team at Rocket Classic (Aug. 27-28) and ASU Sheraton Tournament (Sept. 17-18) ... Recorded 56 assists, 20 digs, six kills, three blocks and two service aces against Toledo (Aug. 28) ... Had a double-double with 30 assists and 10 digs against Binghamton (Aug. 27).

Junior (2009) ...
Varsity letterwinner ... 2009-10 Michigan Female Athlete of the Year ... AVCA All-America first team ... AVCA All-Mideast Region ... All-Big Ten first team ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Academic Athletic Achievement ... Racked up 1,516 assists, ranking first in the Big Ten ... Had seven matches with 50 or more assists ... Had a season-best 56 assists against Michigan State (Nov. 18) ... Had a triple-double (11 kills, 17 digs, 42 assists) against Tennessee (Sept. 4) ... Named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week after that performance ... Had 14 assist/dig double-double performances and three kill/assist double-doubles ... Registered a season-best 11 kills against Ohio State (Oct. 17) ... Named to all-tournament teams at the AVCA Showcase, Xavier Invitational, Michigan Challenge and Michigan/adidas Invitational.

Sophomore(2008) ... Varsity letterwinner ...AVCA All-America second team... AVCA All-Mideast Region ... All-Big Ten ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Academic Athletic Achievement ... Tallied 1,410 assists, good for ninth on the U-M single season list ... Became just the fourth Wolverine in program history to eclipse 3,000 career assist, ranking fourth with 3,095 ... Holds U-M NCAA Tournament career record for assists with 239 ... Posted two matches with 60 or more assists tallying 61 versus Wisconsin (Nov. 8) and season-high 62 at Kentucky (Dec. 4) in NCAA Tournament first round play ... Led the team and ranked second in the conference in assists ... Tallied 13 double-double (assists and digs) performances ... finished the season with 328 digs ... Also tallied a personal pest 124 kills including a career-high 12 versus Auburn (Sept. 13) ... Registered 50 block assists and 51 total blocks ... Named to all-tournament teams at Rice University Invitational, Georgia Tech Invitational, Michigan/Pepsi Invitational and Michigan/adidas Challenge.

Freshman (2007) ... Earned first varsity letter ... AVCA All-American honorable mention ... AVCA Mideast Region Freshman of the Year ... AVCA All-Mideast Region ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team ... U-M single-season record for assists (1,685) ... Only U-M freshman setter to start an NCAA Tournament match ... Led the Big Ten in assists per game for the entire season ... 64 assists and 13 digs in her collegiate debut at No. 10 Hawaii (Aug. 24) ... Had a career-high eight kills vs. Ohio State (Nov. 23) ... Had a collegiate-best 75 assists vs. Xavier (Sept. 7) ... Had a career-best four aces vs. Utah Valley State (Sept. 14) ... Had a collegiate-best 21 digs vs. Iowa (Sept. 28) ... Had a collegiate-best three blocks vs. Temple (Sept. 14) ... All-tournament team at the ASICS Rainbow Wahine classic.

Prep ... Barrington High School (2007) ... Honor Roll ... National Student Leadership Conference ... Gatordade Player of the Year (2006) ... AVCA All-American (2007) ... Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 Recruit (2007) ... Volleyball Magazine First Team All-American (2007) ... Prepvolleyball.com All-American (2007) ... Amateur Athletic Union All-American (2007) ... Chicago Sun-Times All-State (2006) ... Two-time Chicago Sun-Times All-State honorable mention (2004-05) ... Two-time Daily Herald All-Area (2006-07) ... Two-time team captain (2005-06) ... Led Barrington to a 33-1- record and the state semifinals (2006) ... As a senior, had 795 assists, 199 kills and 231 digs (2006) ... Two-time regional champions (2004-05).

Club/Junior Team ... Sky High Volleyball ... Two-time club captain (2006-07) ... Finished second at nationals (2005) ... USA Junior National Training Team (2005-07) ... USA A2 Team (2005) ... USA A3 Team (2004).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science, and Arts ... Birthday: April 21, 1989 ... Full name is Alexandra Elizabeth Zimmerman ... Daughter of Randy and Lori Zimmerman ... Sister, Victoria, played volleyball at Indiana from 2001-03 and finished her career at Utah State in 2005.

Year MP SP K E TA Pct. A SA Dig BS BA TB
2007 35 128 124 54 385 .182 1685 41 352 3 48 51
2008 35 124 170 50 432 .278 1410 19 328 1 50 51
2009 37 138 183 74 463 .235 1516 21 320 4 54 58
2010 33 119 174 58 458 .253 1292 26 338 5 43 48
Career 140 509 651 236 1738 .239 5903 107 1338 13 195 208

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