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Colonial of the Week - Katie Crosby

Colonial of the Week - Katie Crosby - Volleyball - Oct. 17, 2011

Oct. 17, 2011

Name: Katie Crosby
Sport: Volleyball
Year: RS Junior
Pos.: Setter
Hometown: Los Alamitos, CA
High School: Los Alamitos

Katie Crosby led the GW Volleyball team to a 2-0 weekend with victories over Fordham (3-0) and Rhode Island (3-2). Crosby totaled 79 assists (9.88 per set) to go with 13 kills against just one error (.545) with 15 digs and three block assists.

The redshirt junior from Los Alamitos, Calif., started her weekend by assisting on 38 of GW's 48 kills (79 percent) in the Colonials' 3-0 sweep of Fordham in front of 1,317 fans at Smith Center - the largest volleyball crowd in GW history.

Crosby notched her first career triple-double after finishing with a career high 11 kills, 41 assists and 10 digs in a come-from-behind victory over Rhode Island Sunday afternoon.

Crosby's stats for the week: 8 sets played, 13 kills, .545 attack percentage, 79 assists, 15 digs, three block assists.