2012 (Jr.): Earned third letter at Ball State ... Academic All-MIVA ... MIVA Offensive Player of the Week (March 19) ... played in 26 matches, earning 17 starts ... competed in 83 of a possible 95 sets ... blasted a career-best 22 kills in BSU's thrilling five-set victory over Ohio State (March 18), which was the highest single-match total for a Ball State player during the 2012 season ... added 10 digs in the contest for his second career kill/dig double-double ... scored a then-career-high 16 kills one match earlier at Grand Canyon (March 10), after tallying 13 kills at Cal-State Northridge (March 7) ... also posted double-digit kills at IPFW (April 7), with 11 ... pounded at least one kill in 20 matches, with five-or-more 14 times ... served up a season-high three aces versus IPFW (Feb. 18), which was also the first of two consecutive matches in which he posted a season-high four block assists ... earned at least one dig in 21 matches, with five-or-more in seven outings.
2011 (So.): Earned second letter at Ball State ... Academic All-MIVA ... played in 27 matches, earning 21 starts ... competed in 79 or a possible 114 sets ... posted his first career double-double versus George Mason (3/5) with a season-high of 13 kills and a career-best 13 digs ... blasted 12 kills versus Quincy (2/25) and Sacred Heart (3/6) ... tallied double-figure kills in five matches, while posting five-or-more kills 18 times ... recorded a career-high eight total blocks at IPFW (2/12), including career-bests of two solo blocks and six block assists ... also scored a pair of solo blocks at Ohio State (3/11) ... earned at least one block in 17 matches, with three-or-more on seven occasions ... collected at least one dig in 22 matches, with five-or-more seven times ... served up a career-high four aces versus Pfeiffer (2/4) and tied the mark against Quincy (2/25).
2010 (Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State ... Academic All-MIVA ... played in four matches and four sets ... played his first collegiate set at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (1/17), recording his first career kill and a two digs ... posted a season-high five kills versus King College (4/9), while adding a block assist ... tallied one kill and one block assist versus No. 14 Ohio State (2/5) ... served up his first career ace versus Carthage (1/22).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in volleyball at Saint Ignatius ... team Most Valuable Player and team's Best Offensive Player as a senior ... earned first team all-state accolades his senior season ... also earned one letter in soccer at Saint Ignatius ... led the team to a 19-1-2 record his senior season as a goalkeeper ... the Wildcats finished the year as the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division I State Champions.
PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Laurie Herceg ... has one brother ... majoring in exercise science ... born Sept. 25, 1990 in Lakewood, Ohio.