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Marissa Fields
Marissa Fields

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sylvania, Ohio

High School:
Notre Dame Academy

Height:
6-0

Position:
Defensive Specialist

Birthdate:
11/22/1986

Major:
Exercise Science

2006:
• Played in 17 matches, starting in two of them
• Played primarily as a defensive specialist/libero
• Picked up a kill on two attacks vs. SMU
• Registered three service aces against Southeastern Louisiana, setting a career-best
• Had three double-digit dig performances, setting a career-best against Southeastern La. with 14
• Also posted 10 digs vs. Kentucky and 12 against Arkansas
• Added two assists in the win over Prairie View
• Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll honors

2005:
• Injured her knee during practice during the week of the Arkansas match
• Earned first playing time of the season in a win over Texas State, recorded an assist

High School:
• Played for Jen Nighswander and Eastern Volleyball Academy
• Missed an entire season of volleyball due to a knee injury
• Named best player in the Northwest by Ohiosvb.com in 2004
• Club team qualified for the Junior Olympics
• Won the President's Award

Personal:
• Full name is Marissa Lauren Fields
• Born November 22, 1986
• Daughter of David and Connie Fields
• Has two brothers: Nathan and Brandon
• Her father played basketball at Northwestern and her brother just finished playing football at Michigan State and was signed as a punter for the Miami Dolphins