2003: Started 29 of the 30 matches she played in ... averaged 3.04 kills and 1.38 digs per game ... recorded double-figure kill tallies on 17 occasions, including a season-high 23 against Rice ... led team in kills on five occasions ... ranked third on the team in total kills with 316 ... pulled up 143 digs including double-digit performances on two occasions ... tallied a 15-kill, 12-dig double-double against Michigan State ... served up 20 aces ... put up 32 total blocks, including a career-high four twice during the year ... posted at least one block in 19 different contests ... best hitting outing, a .462 percentage, came against Saint Louis in the season opener ... handed out 16 assists ... earned Sue Jurkonis Award for Strongest Upperclassman at postseason banquet for second straight year ... received Academic All-Big Ten acclaim.
2002: Played in 29 matches, starting four at the Mortar Board Invitational and three at the Jayhawk Invitational ... averaged 1.18 kills and 1.74 digs in 84 games ... led the team in kills with a season-high 15 in a 3-2 win over Marquette ... registered three other double-figure kill games, with 12 against Western Kentucky and IPFW, and 11 against Butler ... recorded team-high 13 digs in 3-2 win over Notre Dame ... notched three double-doubles against Western Kentucky (12k, 12d), Butler (11k, 15d), and Marquette (15k, 10d) ... 15 digs against Butler was a season high and one of seven double-figure dig matches ... best hitting performance of the season was a .467 (7-0-15) against IUPUI as the team hit .356 ... recorded three service aces in first appearance as a Boilermaker against Middle Tennessee ... best blocking night of season came with three block assists against IPFW ... earned Sue Jurkonis Award for Strongest Upperclassman at postseason banquet.
2001: Appeared in 87 games and started 20 matches for Murray State as a rookie ... led team and conference in kills, averaging 4.49 per game ... averaged 2.98 digs per game ... named to Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer Team and selected honorable mention All-OVC.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in volleyball and track at Harrison ... two-time second team all-state, all-area and all-conference selection ... volleyball team won regional championship during junior campaign.
Personal: Given name is Kimberly Ann Cappa ... born May 12, 1983 ... parents are Rich and Deb Cappa ... has a younger sister, Lisa ... enjoys photography ... majoring in psychology and sociology.
Cappa's Career Bests
Kills: 33 vs. Tennessee Martin, 9/20/01* Total Attempts:74 vs. Tennessee Martin, 9/20/01* Hitting Percentage: .480 (15-3-25) vs. Jackson State, 10/23/01* Assists: 4 vs. Morehead State, 11/2/01* Service Aces: 3 three times, last vs. Middle Tennessee, 8/30/02 Block Solos: 2 vs. Evansville, 9/25/01* Block Assists: 4 at Iowa, 11/15/04 Total Blocks: 4 twice, last at Iowa, 11/15/04 Digs: 22 vs. Austin Peay, 10/16/01* * - statistic recorded at Murray State