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Alison Jacobs
Alison Jacobs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elkhorn, Neb.

High School:
Elkhorn

Height:
5-9

Position:
Setter/Libero

Birthdate:
08/31/1987

Major:
Nursing

As a Freshman
2005:Played in all 24 matches and had 17 starts ... Finished second on the team in assists with 217 (2.49 APG) during her limited action in the setter position ... Was third on the team with 166 digs (1.91 DPG) and 16 service aces ... Concluded season at Tennessee and posted no statistics during the three game match ... Recorded eight digs at South Carolina ... Had eight digs against #6 Florida and Georgia (combined for 16 digs in weekend action) ... Saw action in all four games at Arkansas and had five digs ... Served as the setter at LSU and turned in 26 assists ... Also had six digs ... Had 11 total digs at Alabama and in win over Mississippi State ... Had 14 digs combined against South Carolina and Tennessee ... Played in the setting role at Ole Miss and had 44 assists and 12 digs ... Also tossed up three aces ... Assisted on 23 plays at Mississippi State ... Had 45 assists and seven digs against #24 LSU ... Started the Arkansas match in the setting role and turned in 54 assists ... Had an ace and four digs in win over Wildcats ... Accounted for eight digs versus Alabama ... Had seven digs and an ace in win over Clemson ... Notched 11 digs, three aces and two kills against Alabama A&M ... Had an ace and five digs against Furman ... Recorded 10 digs in sweep over Northern Arizona ... Played against Arizona State ... Had two aces and eight digs in win over Texas State ... Finished the five-game match with Georgia Southern with 16 digs , the second-highest on the team ... Had six digs in win over Grambling State.

High School: Four-time conference champion under the direction of Jenny Gragert ... State champion in 2002 and 2004 ... Helped Elkhorn to a four-year combined 119-15 record, winning the district all four years and qualifying for the state championships each time ... Also played for Tony Carrow's Nebraska Elite Volleyball Club ... Helped lead Nebraska Elite to the club national tournament seven consecutive years, which included a second-place finish ... Nebraska Super "6" Team selection and a Prep Volleyball Top 60 senior ... Also selected to the 2004 All-Nebraska Volleyball Team by the Omaha World Herald ... Chose Auburn over Georgia Tech, Washington State and Pittsburgh.

Personal: Full name is Alison Lea Jacobs ... Born Aug. 31, 1987 ... Parents are Cal and Theresa Jacobs ... Has a sister, Kate ... Father played football at Iowa State .

CAREER HIGHS
Kills: 2 - twice, last vs. Alabama A&M (9/17/05)
Attempts: 6 vs. Alabama A&M (9/17/05)
Digs: 16 vs. Georgia Southern (9/2/05)
Assists: 54 vs. Arkansas (9/30/05)
Aces: 3 at Ole Miss (10/9/05)