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Krystle King
Krystle King

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LaGrange, Ind.

High School:
Lakeland

Height:
5-10

Position:
OH



2007: Saw action in two matches: vs. Furman and vs. Iowa ... tallied lone dig of the season vs. Furman.

2006: Academic All-Big Ten ... played in four matches: vs. Bradley (8/25), Albany (8/26), Western Michigan (9/9) and Indiana (10/25) ... tallied three attacks against the Hoosiers.

2005: Played in three games during the season in matches against Xavier (9/17) and Iowa (10/15) ... chalked up first career dig against the Hawkeyes.

High School: A four-year letterwinner in volleyball at Lakeland High School ... a three-time all-area and all-conference honoree for volleyball ... garnered Volleyball Prep of the Year honors from the Kendallville News-Sun as a junior ... owns school record for career kills (1,136) and kills per match (27) ... led team in kills each of her final three seasons and blocks as a junior and senior ... posted team's best dig percentage as a junior and best serve-receive percentage as a senior ... named most valuable player junior and senior seasons as team won NECC Tournament title ... team captain of the 2003-04 squad that won the NECC regular season title ... also lettered in track three years ... won conference title in the 1600 meter as a freshman, and in the 800 meter as a junior ... garnered all-conference acclaim and was named Rookie of the Year as a freshman ... captain of the track team sophomore and senior seasons ... earned track team's Hardest Worker Award as a senior ... played for the Northern Indiana Elite Club team, which earned second place at the ASICS 17-1 Junior Nationals and third place at the ASICS 16-1 Junior Nationals ... Class Valedictorian ... member of the honor roll all four years ... Snowcoming Queen ... voted Best Personality and Most Athletic in the senior class.

Personal: Given name is Krystle Lee King ... born April 6, 1987 ... parents are Purdue alumni Jeff and Maria King ... has three brothers, Skyler, Tanner and Jalen, and one sister, Lauren ... parents, aunt Jane (Koors) Watson, uncle Kevin Koors and cousin Clay Reyenga have attended Purdue ... plans on majoring in biology ... nickname is KK.