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   #19 - Emily Nemmers
FSU Volleyball
Ferris State
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Caledonia, Mich.

Position:
Outside-Middle Hitter

High School:
East Kentwood

Bulldog Career: Career Statistics.

Coach Brandel-Wilhelm on Nemmers: “Emily is a well-rounded player with the ability to compete for a role in backrow and at both outside attacking spots. She’s a tremendous competitor who will find a way to win.”

2006 Season (Sophomore): Match-By-Match Statistics Earned GLIAC All-Academic Team accolades . . . Competed in 97 games and received four starts . . . Her 28 total blocks was seventh highest on the team . . . Posted six block assists against California (Pa.) at the Ferris State Invitational (8/25) . . . Had a career-high six digs vs. Augustana (S.D.) at Ferris State Invite (8/26) . . . Totaled a career-leading five kills twice – vs. West Virginia State (8/26) at Ferris State Invite and against Gannon (9/30) . . . Garnered four digs apiece vs. Saginaw Valley State (9/9) and Lake Superior State (10/20) . . . Served a career-best two aces against Lees-McRae (N.C.) in the Ferris Invite (8/25).

2005 (Redshirt Freshman): Started 20 matches and played in 110 games . . . Finished third on squad in kills (283), fourth in digs (211) along with fifth in both total blocks (40) and aces (26) . . . Had more than 10 kills in 13 matches . . . Compiled 10 or more digs seven times . . . Had 25 digs and 14 kills at Wayne State (10/15) . . . Notched 15 kills and 24 digs versus Lake Superior State (10/2) . . . Tallied 18 kills along with 10 digs at LSSU (10/28) . . . Posted seven kills and six digs in NCAA-II Tourney vs. Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (11/17).

2004 (Freshman): Earned medical redshirt after playing in only six matches . . . Had eight kills, four digs and a service ace . . . Posted four kills and three digs versus Fairmont State, W.Va. (9/11) . . . Recorded first career kill in her first match against St. Joseph’s (Ind.) during the Ferris State Invitational (8/28).

High School: A 2004 graduate of East Kentwood High School . . . Notched 408 kills, 276 digs, 178 total blocks and 66 service aces as a senior . . . Garnered first-team All-Ottawa Kent Red Conference and third-team MIVCA all-state accolades . . . Two-time team captain . . . Led Falcons to a state runner-up finish and 77-6 overall record in 2003-04 . . . Coached by Roxanne Steenhuysen . . . Academic all-state honoree . . . Earned all-region and all-area kudos . . . Helped EKHS to four district titles . . . Compiled 1,912 career kills, 492 digs and 480 blocks . . . Three-year basketball letterwinner . . . National Honor Society member.

Club Team: Played USA Volleyball (USAV) for the F.A.R. Out Volleyball Team.

Personal: Daughter of Greg and Annette Nemmers . . . Born 5/8/86 in Royal Oak, Mich. . . Enjoys reading . . . Majoring in Applied Biology.

What I Like About Ferris State Is: The small size of the school
My Favorite Thing About FSU Volleyball Is: How we are like a family
My Best Non-Athletic Talent Is: Bargain shopping

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