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   #8 - Jamie Palazzolo
FSU Volleyball
Ferris State
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Emmett, Mich.

Position:
Outside Hitter-Libero

High School:
Yale

Bulldog Career: Career Statistics.

Coach Brandel-Wilhelm on Palazzolo: “Jamie is a fifth-year player whose extra experience will pay big dividends for this team. She turned in a solid showing this spring at libero and is an excellent court leader.”

2007 Season (Senior): Team captain.

2006 Season (Junior): Match-By-Match Statistics An All-GLIAC Honorable Mention pick . . . Received team’s Bulldog Award for displaying heart and desire . . . Played in all of team’s 30 matches and received playing time in a squad-best tying 111 games . . . Paced the squad in digs (449) and netted more than 10 digs in 24 matches, which included 20 or more in six contests . . . Recorded a career-best 25 digs in back-to-back conference matches vs. Gannon (9/30) and Grand Valley State (10/3) . . . Had four assists each at Lake Superior State (9/21) and against Michigan Tech (10/21) . . . Notched 22 digs in a match twice – vs. Saginaw Valley State (9/9) and vs. Northern Michigan (10/22).

2005 (Sophomore): Named a co-recipient of team’s Bulldog Award . . . Started 15 of the squad’s 32 outings . . . Played in 108 of 113 games . . . Netted the third-most digs (272) and aces (31) on the squad . . . Also recorded 28 kills, 23 assists and nine total blocks . . . Had over 10 digs in 14 outings . . . Twice had 17 digs in a match – vs. Seattle Pacific (Wash.)?in the Ferris State Holiday Inn Invite (8/27) and vs. Northern Michigan (10/1) . . . Recorded four aces at Michigan Tech (10/29) and vs. Findlay (9/24) . . . Totaled 16 digs against Lees-McRae (N.C.) in the FSU Invite (8/26).

2004 :: Did not play collegiate volleyball.

2003 (Freshman):: Saw action in 49 games . . . Lone kill occurred at Hillsdale (10/18) . . . Totaled 35 digs, including 14 vs. Northwood (11/1).

High School: A 2003 graduate of Yale High . . . Earned team Most Valuable Player Award honors three times (2001-03) . . . Twice (2002-03) attained Michigan Interscholastic Volleyball Coaches Association Class B Third-Team All-State honors . . . Compiled 521 digs, 275 kills and 58 blocks in 61 matches as a senior . . . Led the Bulldogs to a 57-4-1 overall mark, a Michigan High School Athletic Association Class B regional semifinal finish and the school’s fourth consecutive league championship in 2002-03 . . . Received All-Blue Water Area Conference First Team and all-region kudos three seasons (2001-03) . . . Served as team captain . . . Was a two-time (2002-03) league all-academic team honoree . . . Team never lost a conference match in her four varsity seasons . . . Prepped by Carl Trupp . . . Also participated in softball and track.

Personal: Daughter of Vito and Linda Palazzolo of Emmett, Mich. . . . Born 7/30/84 in Laramie, Wyo. . . . Has officiated volleyball matches . . . Has an older sister and a younger brother . . . Only the second FSU?player to wear the libero uniform . . . Majoring in Medical Records.

What I Like About Ferris State Is: The friendly everyone is
My Favorite Thing About FSU Volleyball Is: Bus trips and close-knit team
My Best Non-Athletic Talent Is: Cooking

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