- - 2011 All-MIVA First Team
- - Three-time Academic All-MIVA (2010, 11, 12)
- - Two-time MIVA Defensive Player of the Week (Jan. 31, 2011 and Jan. 23, 2012)
- - Ranks third in BSU annals with a 2.34 career digs-per-set average
- - His 23 career matches with double-figure digs is 12th in program history
- - His 12 matches with double-figure digs in 2011 is 12th in program history, while his 11 in 2012 are 15th
- - His 2.43 digs-per-set average in 2012 is 15th on BSU's single season chart
2012 (R-So.): Earned second letter at Ball State ... Academic All-MIVA ... MIVA Defensive Player of the Week (Jan. 23) ... played in 25 matches, mainly as the team's libero ... saw action in 92 of a possible 95 sets ... ranked fourth in the MIVA and 10th nationally with a 2.43 digs-per-set average ... posted double-figure digs in 11 matches, including a career-high tying 18 digs in BSU's five-set victory over Ohio State (March 28) ... tallied at least four digs in every match he played ... earned a perfect reception percentage in 16 matches ... scored a kill at Grand Canyon (March 10) ... tied his career-high with three assists in two matches; versus Lindenwood (Feb. 9) and Mount Olive (Feb. 24).
2011 (R-Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State . . . First Team All-MIVA . . . Academic All-MIVA . . . MIVA Defensive Player of the Week (Jan. 31) . . . played in 28 of BSU's 30 matches, mainly as the team's libero. . . led the MIVA with a 2.11 digs-per-set average in league play, while ranking second in all matches at 2.26 . . . racked up 233 digs, including double-digit dig efforts in 12 matches . . . scored a career-high 18 digs at George Mason (Jan. 28) . . . posted 14 digs in his collegiate debut against Lindenwood (Jan. 7) . . . added 14 digs versus Lewis (March 25) . . . posted kills in back-to-back matches versus Quincy (Feb. 26) and George Mason (March 5) . . . handed out a career-high three assists at Princeton (March 12).
2010 (Fr.): Redshirt at Ball State . . . Academic All-MIVA.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in volleyball at Indianapolis Cathedral . . . helped guide the Irish program to a 157-8 record over his career, including a 36-5 record his senior year . . . two-time team Co-Most Valuable Player . . . helped the Irish to back-to-back undefeated seasons and state championships his sophomore and junior years . . . team earned state runner-up finishes his freshman and senior years . . . member of the 2008 and 2009 State All-Tournament Team . . . 2009 AVCA All-American First Team . . . First Team All-State as a senior . . . a junior and senior all-star . . . team earned AVCA Team Academic Awards all four seasons . . . His 2007 IRISH club team finished fifth at nationals . . . played club volleyball for the Cincinnati Attack Club Team in 2008 and 2009.
PERSONAL: Son of Tom and Mary Rouse . . . has three sisters . . . majoring in pre-dentistry and sociology . . . born June 19, 1990 in Birmingham, Ala.