Annie Drews
Annie Drews


Elkhart, Ind.

High School:




Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.


Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.


No. 7 Volleyball 5-0 After Sweep of Elon

Boilers pull out three come-from-behind set wins in victory.


Meet The Team: Junior Annie Drews

The outside hitter loves cooking and cookies and dreams of working in a retirement home.


64 Purdue Student-Athletes Named Fall Academic All-Big Ten

Purdue improved its Academic All-Big Ten total by 18 student-athletes from merely a year ago.


Purdue Volleyball vs. Rutgers

Senior Night for Val Nichol & KiKi Jones (photos by Charles Jischke)


Volleyball vs. Indiana

Volleyball match featuring Purdue versus Indiana on October 8, 2014.


Purdue Volleyball vs. Indiana (11/21/12)

Purdue Volleyball vs. Indiana (11/21/12)


Purdue vs Northwestern

Purdue vs Northwestern

2013: Academic All-Big Ten ... saw action in all 35 matches, starting 11 ... averaged 1.92 kills per set ... posted double-digit kills eight times, while leading the team three times - against FAU, Pittsburgh and USF ... put up 72 blocks, leading the team three times - at #2 Penn State, at Wisconsin and vs. Indiana ... managed 33 digs, three aces and one assist ... member of the U.S. Women's National A2 program last summer.

2012: Big Ten Freshman of the Week, Sept. 24 ... saw action in 29 matches, starting 15 ... averaged 2.14 kills per set, third most on the team, while hitting .291 and adding 0.55 blocks per set ... posted double-digit kills nine times, including a career-best 18 vs. No. 2 Penn State ... put down five kills on a .714 hitting percentage and added three blocks in collegiate debut vs. George Washington ... led team in blocks three times, while posting five or more stuffs three times ... hit .250 or better 14 times, including .300 or better 13 times and .400 or better six times ... added 39 digs and 48 blocks .... dished out two assists and made good on both of her serve reception chances.

High School: A first team AVCA/Under Armour High School All-American for 2011-12 ... ranked No. 29 on PrepVolleyball.com's list of Senior Aces ... a Fab 50 selection by Volleyball Magazine ... a Gatorade Player of the Year nominee after picking up first team all-state and first team All-Northern Indiana Conference honors as a senior ... led Penn to the 4A state title as a junior and senior after transfering from Elkhart Central ... named as one of PrepVolleyball's Top 50 Junior and Sophomore 79 picks ... led Elkhart Central in kills her freshman and sophomore years, while garnering first team All-NIC honors her second season ... tabbed as Elkhart's most offensive player as a sophomore after helping team to school record-tying 24 wins and a sectional runner up finish ... played tennis and also was a cheerleader as a freshman ... a three-year honor roll member ... Technology Student of the Year 2008 ... played club volleyball for Mizuno Gold and Circle City Gold.

Personal: Given name is Andrea Carrie Drews ... born Dec. 25, 1993 ... parents are Michael and Carrie Drews ... has one brother, Derek, who played basketball at Western Michigan; and one sister, Erin ... major is hospitality and tourism management.