Crimson Tide to play at Tennessee on Sunday to wrap up weekend
2012 (SOPHOMORE) Leads the team in total blocks with 48 and ranks 16th in the SEC with 0.84 blocks per set ... Recorded a career-high 19 attempts against Auburn (9.23) ... Posted career-bests against Georgia (9.21) with four digs and seven block assists ... Had three digs and two solo blocks against Tennessee (9.16) ... Hit .545 with seven kills and one error on 11 attempts against Samford (9.11) ... Recorded her first solo block of the season against Alabama State (9.8) ... Posted career-bests against Austin Peay (9.7) with 13 kills and a .706 hitting percentage ... Started all four matches and was named to the All-Tournament Team in the Hampton Inn Bama Bash Tournament, finishing with a team-high .467 hitting percentage along with 25 kills and seven total blocks ... Started all three matches of the Elon Phoenix Classic where she had 13 kills, hit .478 and had eight total blocks in the tournament ... Had eight kills and a .636 hitting percentage against Gardner-Webb (9.1) ... Had seven kills with four block assists in the match versus Alabama A&M (8.28) ... had a .545 hitting percentage, converting seven of 11 attempts with one error against AAMU ... Posted six block assists against Sacred Heart (8.25) ... finished the Beanpot Classic with 10 total kills, with four against Northeastern (8.24) ... added five block assists in the match against NU ... had three kills and two block assists in the season opener at Holy Cross (8.24).
2011 (FRESHMAN) Appeared in 26 matches, while starting 25 times, during her freshman season totalling 90 sets played ... finished second on the team with 59 total blocks, while leading the Crimson Tide with 0.66 blocks per set ... recorded a career-high seven kills and tied her career-high with six total blocka (1 solo, 5 assisted) at Mississippi (Nov. 25) ... tied her career-high three digs while also posting a career-high .625 hitting percentage at Mississippi State (Nov. 20) ... posted five kills with a .333 hitting percentage against Kentucky (Nov. 11) ... had four total blocks (2 solo, 2 assisted) against Florida (Nov. 4) ... posted four kills, a .429 hitting percentage and three block assists at Arkansas (Oct. 23) ... recorded a pair of kills in each match versus Florida (Oct. 18) and South Carolina (Oct. 16) ... tallied five total blocks (1 solo, 4 assisted) against Georgia (Sept. 25) ... recorded a career-high 14 attempts against LSU (Sept. 18) ... had four kills and two block assists versus TCU (Sept. 3) ... hit .286 with three kills and two blocks against Samford (Aug. 30) ... had 12 kills, with a .368 hitting percentage, and a team-leading 10 blocks in the Hampton Inn Bama Bash ... had five total blocks (1 solo, 4 assisted) against Texas State (Aug. 27) ... had a career-high six kills against Alabama State (Aug. 26).
HIGH SCHOOL Was a three-year letter winner and earned the most valuable player award in the state tournament, leading St. Paul's Episcopal to a 2010 Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Class 5A title for the fourth time in five years ... posted 377 blocks, 533 kills and 35 digs in 2010 and was named the Mobile Press-Register's volleyball player of the year ... she was also named the Mobile Press-Register's girls athlete of the year in 2011 ... was a first team All-AHSAA, all-region and all-state selection following her senior season ... also earned second team All-AHSAA honors as a junior ... played key roles in helping St. Paul's Episcopal to 5A state titles in 2009 and 2011 ... had 299 blocks, 215 kills in 2009 and 187 blocks and 177 kills in 2008 ... in addition to her volleyball skills, she was a six-time letter winner in track and field at SPE ... was the Mobile County Track and Field Champion in the high jump, triple jump, and 400-meter dash and finished fourth in the long jump in 2011 ... holds the meet record in the high jump at the Sugar Bowl Track and Field Classic, the LSU Tiger Relays, and the Mobile Challenge of Champions.
PERSONAL Full name is Katherine J. White ... born in Mobile, Ala., on September 6, 1992 to Juanita and Johnny White ... father Johnny is deceased ... has not declared a major.
CAREER HIGHS (as of 9.27.12) Kills: 13 vs. Austin Peay (9.7.12) Attempts: 19 at Auburn (9.23.12) Hitting Pct.: .706 vs. Austin Peay (9.7.12) Assists: None Aces: None Digs: 4 at Georgia (9.21.12) Solo Blocks: 2 (3 times) last vs. Tennessee (9.16.12) Block Assists: 7 at Georgia (9.21.12) Total Blocks: 7 at Georgia (9.21.12)