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Jessica Pancratz
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Jessica Pancratz 723637
Position: MB
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Homeschooled

SENIOR (2013)
- 2nd Team All-Southland Conference selection
- Preseason 1st Team All-Southland Conference selection
- El Paso Sports Commission Invitational All-Tournament Team selection
- 1st Team Southland Conference All-Academic Team selection
- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection

Honored as a 2nd Team All-Southland Conference selection... Voted to the Preseason All-Southland Conference 1st Team... Played in 101 sets in her final season with the Golden Eagles, tallying 207 kills and 105 blocks, including 13 solo efforts... Finished 3rd in the Southland Conference with a .322 hitting percentage and 6th in the league with 1.04 blocks per set... Ended her career with 353 total blocks, 5th-most in ORU program history... Ranked 6th in program history with 0.98 blocks per set for her career... Blasted nine kills, with a .727 hitting percentage, a four blocks against Prairie View A&M (8/31)... Added four kills on just five attempts against Southern (8/31)... Finished with six kills and six blocks against Tulsa (9/3)... Tallied seven kills and three blocks against Texas Southern (9/6)... Had a career-high 15 kills while committing just one error and racking up five digs in a win over UTEP (9/6)... Capped her performance at the El Paso Sports Commission Invitational with an error-free seven-kill day against Southern (9/7)... Smashed eight kills with a .533 hitting percentage against North Dakota State (9/13)... Added nine kills, three service aces and seven total blocks in a victory over High Point (9/14)... Had six kills and seven blocks against Georgia Southern (9/14)... Finished with eight kills and a career-high four service aces in a win over Incarnate Word (9/19)... Added eight kills with a .636 hitting percentage against Abilene Christian (9/21)... Led the team with eight kills and five blocks against New Orleans (9/26)... Posted four blocks, including two solo efforts, in a win over Southeastern Louisiana (9/28)... Had 11 kills and seven total blocks in a victory over Stephen F. Austin (10/3)... Posted eight kills against Northwestern State (10/5)... Had seven kills and four blocks against Central Arkansas (10/12)... Had six blocks against Nicholls State (10/17) to move from 8th to 6th on ORU's career blocks list... Recorded 10 kills and hit .643 in a sweep of McNeese State (10/19)... Notched 12 kills and six total blocks in a victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/24)... Had nine kills in just 16 attempts as ORU swept Sam Houston State (10/31)... Blasted seven kills and three aces in a win over Lamar (11/2)... Blocked six attacks against Central Arkansas (11/9)... Notched 12 kills against Stephen F. Austin (11/12) and added six blocks to vault into 5th place on ORU's career list... Put up five kills and three blocks in a sweep of Southeastern Louisiana (11/14)... Had three kills in her final home match, a win over New Orleans (11/16)... Had six kills and four blocks in her final collegiate match, against Houston Baptist (11/22) in the SLC Tournament quarterfinals.

JUNIOR (2012)
- Mean Green Invitational All-Tournament Team selection
- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection

Hit her stride as a junior, playing in all 120 sets... Led the Southland Conference with 163 total blocks, at a 1.36 blocks per set average... Finished 25th in NCAA Division I in blocks per set... Her 163 total blocks marked the 4th-highest single-season total in ORU history, while her 1.36 average was the program's 2nd-highest single-season mark... Also added 224 kills, averaging 1.87 kills per set... Ranked 15th in the Southland Conference with a .232 hitting percentage... Led ORU in kills three times... Had a monster weekend at the season-opening UB Invitational, tallying 22 total blocks in three matches... Set a then-career high with seven block assists in the opener, against San Jose State (8/24)... Matched her career highs with five digs, one solo block and seven block assists against Buffalo (8/25)... Broke her career high again with eight block assists against Missouri State (8/30).... Matched a career high with 14 kills against Austin Peay (9/1)... Tallied another seven-block performance against Tulsa (9/4)... Led ORU with a career-high 14 kills and five total blocks against Eastern Michigan (9/8)... Smacked eight kills and hit .429 against Southeastern Louisiana (9/20)... Tallied another eight kills, hit .500 and tallied two solo blocks against Lamar (10/4)... Matched a career high with eight total blocks against Central Arkansas (10/13) and again in a victory over Stephen F. Austin (11/8)... Blasted a dozen kills in ORU's home finale, a win over Northwestern State (11/10)... Tallied nine kills and eight blocks in the SLC Championship Match, against Central Arkansas (11/18).

- Summit League Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence honoree
- Summit League All-Academic Team selection
- Summit League Distinguished Scholar

Matured into one of ORU’s best at-the-net defensive players as a sophomore... Played in 111 games and finished with 184 kills... Finished 3rd on the team in total blocks, with 70, including 13 solo efforts... Set a career high with five total blocks against Arkansas (8/30) and matched it with five against North Dakota State (11/3)... Also put up several quality offensive efforts, including a career-high 14-kill performance in a win over Southern Utah (9/19)... Led the team in kills once, with a 12-kill effort against IUPUI (10/22)... Set a career best with five digs against McNeese State (9/10) and added 13 kills in the same contest.


Appeared in 29 sets in her rookie outing with ORU... Tallied 40 kills on 91 attempts for a .209 hitting percentage... Ranked third on the team with four solo blocks… Finished the year with 15 combined blocks, 15 digs and eight assists... Racked up back-to-back matches with double-digit kills, when she logged 10 against Centenary (10/2) and 11 against IPFW  (10/8)... Posted a season-best .615 hitting percentage in the Centenary match, with only two attack errors.

Daughter of Chris and Jeri Pancratz... Native of Tulsa, Okla... Environmental Sustainibility major at ORU.

Kills: 15 vs. UTEP, 9/6/13
Assists: 4 vs. Prairie View, 9/9/11
Digs: 5 (5x), last vs. UTEP, 9/6/13
Service Aces: 4 vs. Abilene Christian, 9/21/13
Block Solos: 2 (5x) last vs. Southeastern Louisiana, 9/28/13
Block Assists: 8 (4x), last vs. Central Arkansas, 11/18/12

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