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Mary Catherine Aune
Mary Catherine Aune

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Austin, Texas

High School:
Westlake HS

Height:
5-9

Position:
L/DS



2010 (SENIOR)
SEC Academic Honor Roll ... named SEC Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 29 ... saved the best match of her career for last as she scooped up a career-high 23 digs in the Tide's win over Mississippi State ... that marked the first 20-plus dig performance in her four years at the Capstone ... also contributed a pair of service aces and five assists in the victory against the Bulldogs ... collected 14 digs against both the Lady Vols and the Wildcats ... had five digs and one assists in Alabama's win over Alabama A&M ... scooped up four digs in a winning effort against Green Bay.

2009 (JUNIOR)
SEC Academic Honor Roll ... currently tied for the No. 9 spot on Alabama's career service ace ledger with 128 ... recorded a season-high nine digs in match against South Carolina ... tied her career-best in kills with four at Sacramento State ... tallied her first service aces of the season with a pair against San Francisco ... collected three digs against Alabama A&M ... appeared in all three of the Tide's matches at the Active Ankle Challenge where she collected three total attacks and three digs.

2008 (SOPHOMORE)
Member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... led the team in service aces with 41 ... in the final match of the season collected her 108th career service ace putting her at No. 10 on Alabama's all-time leaders list in aces ... tied for fourth-most service aces in a single match in Crimson Tide history, and set a new career high, with eight against Western Kentucky ... finished the season ranked 22nd in the nation and second in the SEC in aces per set ... had double-digit digs in each of the three matches at the Hurricane Invitational.

2007 (FRESHMAN)
SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll ... finished 19th in the NCAA in service aces per game with .59 ... recorded first career start against Seton Hall at the OU Tournament ... recorded a match-high six service aces against Illinois State in the Bama Bash ... notched a career-high four kills against Sacramento State in the Bama Bash ... broke into the top 10 nationally in service aces per game at No. 10 ... set a career-high in digs with 18 against LSU...Ended the regular season leading the conference in aces with 66 ... tallied 220 digs on the season, good four fourth highest on the team ... played in 114 games for the Tide ... led the team in service aces with 67.

HIGH SCHOOL
AVCA High School All-American in 2006...Prep Volleyball All-American Honorable Mention in 2006 ... led her high school to a state championship in 2004 ... selected to the Texas Girls Coaches Association and Sports Writers Association All-State Teams in 2006 ... broke school record with 130 aces in one season in 2006 ... Academic All-District from 2004 to 2006 ... nominated as finalist for Christian Athlete of the Year award in 2006.

PERSONAL
Born on October 10, 1988 ... daughter of Jon and Marci Aune ... has two sisters, Ashley and Kaylee, and two brothers, Carson and Coy ... dad was quarterback at University of Texas ... brother Coy was a wide receiver for the Longhorns ... majoring in Communications.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills: 4, twice - last vs. Sacramento State (Sept. 12, 2009)
Attempts: 14 vs. UAB (Aug. 31, 2007)
Hitting Percentage: 1.00 (1-0-1) - two times, last vs. Tennessee (Oct. 21, 2007)
Assists: 5 vs. Mississippi State (Oct. 24, 2007)
Aces: 8 vs. Western Kentucky (Aug. 29, 2008)
Digs: 23 vs. Mississippi State (Nov. 24, 2010)
Block Solos: 1 - two times, last vs. Illinois State (Sept. 1, 2007)
Block Assists: 1 - three times, last vs. Illinois State (Sept. 1, 2007)
Total Blocks: 2 - two times, last vs. Illinois State (Sept. 1, 2007)