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Kylie Johnson
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Kylie Johnson 817549
Position: S
Height: 5'10"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Union HS

JUNIOR (2014)
Moved to libero at the start of the season... Came up with nine digs against Nevada (8/29)... Led the team with 16 digs in a win over South Alabama (8/30)... Added a team-high 14 digs against Pepperdine (8/30)... Posted 14 digs and six assists vs. Missouri State (9/4)... Dug out nine balls in a win over Horizon League favorite Milwaukee (9/5)... Led ORU with 12 digs against Western Kentucky (9/6)... Smoked her first kill of the season and added five digs in a win over Arkansas (9/9)... Had a season-high seven assists vs. Louisiana (9/13)... Moved back into the libero spot and led ORU with 15 digs against South Dakota State (9/26)... Had her best match in almost two years with 20 digs and seven assists against South Dakota (9/28)... Recorded six digs and seven assists vs. Denver (9/29).

- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection

Played in 101 sets in her second collegiate season... Tallied 36 kills and 207 digs... Averaged 2.05 digs per set, ranking 3rd on the ORU team... Added 15 assists and nine service aces... Had a team-high nine digs in the season-opener, a sweep of Texas Southern (8/30)... Added 12 digs at Tulsa (9/3)... Had a kill and six digs in a second victory over Texas Southern (9/6)... Added a kill, a service ace and three digs in a thrilling victory over UTEP (9/6).Had two kills and five digs in a victory over High Point (9/14)... Posted eight digs against Georgia Southern (9/14)... Had two kills and eight digs in a Southland victory over Abilene Christian (9/21)... Racked up three kills and seven digs in a sweep over New Orleans (9/26)... Added nine digs in a win over Southeastern Louisiana (9/28)... Collected two kills and seven digs in a victory over Stephen F. Austin (10/3)... Set a season high with 19 digs against Northwestern State (10/5)... Led the Golden Eagles with 11 digs at Central Arkansas (10/12)... Dug out seven balls in a win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/24)... Had two kills and eight digs in a win over Houston Baptist (10/26)... Put up a season-high four kills along with six digs in a win over Southeastern Louisiana (11/14)... Had three kills and five digs in the regular season finale, a sweep of New Orleans (11/16)... Posted 13 digs in the season finale, in the SLC Tournament quarterfinals against Houston Baptist (11/22).

Made an instant impact in her rookie season, participating in 111 sets... Tallied 78 kills and 266 digs on the season... Ranked 2nd on the team and 22nd in the Southland Conference with 2.40 digs per set, the 4th-highest mark among SLC freshmen... Also tallied 21 service aces and 10 total blocks... Made her collegiate debut against San Jose State (8/24), tallying two kills and eight digs... Had a breakout performance with seven kills, 12 digs, three assists and three blocks (one solo) against Missouri State (8/30)... Came through with 13 digs against UALR (8/31)... Cracked the double-digit kill plateau with 11 against Eastern Michigan (9/8) to go with eight digs... Nearly had a double-double with nine kills and nine digs against Southeastern Louisiana (9/20)... Notched her first career double-double with 14 digs and a career-best 12 assists against Northwestern State (9/29)... Added 17 digs against Central Arkansas (10/13)... Topped the 20-dig plateau for the first time with 22 against Sam Houston State (10/25)... Led the squad with 16 digs in a sweep victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/27)... Posted 14 digs in an SLC Tournament Quarterfinal win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (11/16) and 10 in an SLC semifinal win over Sam Houston (11/17)... Finished her freshman season with two kills and eight digs in the SLC Championship Match against Central Arkansas (11/18).

Was a four-year letter-winner for Head Coach Chadd McKee at Union High School... Teamed with ORU teammate Laura Taylor to lead Union High School to a conference title and an OSSAA Class 6A runner-up finish in 2009, when Union won 29 matches... Participated on Region Championship teams in each of her four seasons at Union... Named an All-Conference performer in each of her final three seasons including 2011, when she was named Frontier Valley Conference Player of the Year... Earned All-State honors in 2010 and 2011... Tallied 1,243 assists, 187 digs and 171 kills as a senior... Participated in the OSSAA Large School All-State Game... Played for Club One Volleyball, where she teamed with ORU teammate Sadie Schaffner.

Full name is Kylie Brenn Johnson... Native of Ontario, Calif... Daughter of Dan and Cheryllyn Johnson... Majoring in social work at ORU... Chose ORU over North Texas, Texas Tech, Colorado State and Wichita State... Hobbies include singing and writing.

Kills: 11 vs. Eastern Michigan, 9/8/12
Digs: 22 vs. Sam Houston State, 10/25/12
Assists: 12 vs. Northwestern State, 9/29/12
Service Aces: 3 (3x) last vs. Sam Houston State, 11/17/12
Block Solos: 1 vs. Missouri State, 8/30/12
Block Assists: 2 (2x), last vs. Hofstra, 9/7/12

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