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   #13 - Whitney Rupp
FSU Volleyball
Ferris State
Class:
Redshirt Freshman

Hometown:
Bloomfield, Mich.

Position:
Libero

High School:
Mercy

Coach Brandel-Wilhelm on Rupp: “Whitney has shown huge improvement after redshirting last season. She has grown a great deal in her consistency and aggressiveness of play. I expect her to compete for significant time in all of the backrow positions.”

High School: A 2006 graduate of Mercy High School . . . Coached by Ed Moeller . . . An all-region selection . . . Attained both All-Southeast Michigan Catholic Conference and all-area accolades for third straight year as a senior in the 2005-06 campaign . . . Named to the All-Catholic League Central Division Team in 2005-06 . . . Third-team all-area honoree as a junior . . . Served as a team captain for the Marlins . . . Led MHS to its third consecutive district championship as a senior . . . Team advanced to regional play in 2005-06 . . . Was active in MHS' Science Club and S.A.D.D. programs.

Club Team: Played USA Volleyball (USAV) for both the Michigan Elite and Oakland Juniors club-level teams.

Personal: Daughter of John Rupp and Denise Osgood . . . Born 8/14/88 in Commerce, Mich. . . . Majoring in public relations.

What I Like About Ferris State Is: Small class sizes and the campus
My Favorite Thing About FSU Volleyball Is: The closeness of the team - one big family
My Best Non-Athletic Talent Is: Coloring and writing notes

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