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Joanna Lowry
Joanna Lowry

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glen Ellyn, IL

High School:
Glenbard West

Height:
6-2

Position:
Middle Hitter



2001 (Sophomore) ? Saw action in 87 games and started 17 matches for Boilermakers as outside hitter ... recorded 10 double-doubles on the season, with five coming in the last five matches ... averaged 2.78 kills, 2.38 digs per game and 0.25 blocks per game ... was third on the team in service aces with 20 ... led Purdue in kills on seven occasions ... recorded season-high 18 kills twice, at Valparaiso and Indiana ... recorded career-best 20 digs twice at Michigan and No. 21 Illinois ... landed career-high four service aces against Indiana State.

2000 (Freshman) ? Lone Boilermaker to start all 32 matches and see action in all 114 games ... exploded as Purdue?s kill leader with 444 on the season ... averaged 3.89 kills, 2.28 digs and 0.38 blocks per game ... recorded season-high 32 kills against Indiana, just six shy of school record ... contributed season-high 19 digs at American during American Classic ... was named to Mortar Board Purdue Premier all-tournament team after averaging 3.69 kills per game ... led Boilermakers in kills on 14 occasions ... recorded 20 or more kills six times ... was errorless in first match for Purdue, hitting at a season-high clip of .583 (7-0-12) against Eastern Kentucky ... recorded five blocks in Purdue?s victory of No. 25 Michigan ... also had five blocks at No. 11 Ohio State ... was named to the Big Ten?s inaugural all-freshman team.

High School ? Four-year letterwinner at Glenbard West ... all-conference, all-area and all-academic as a senior ... Most Valuable Player at the Wheaton North, Glenbard East and Waubonsie Valley tournaments ... also lettered in soccer ... member of National Honor Society .... presidential scholar ... high school coach was Mary Kaminsky ... played with the Surburban Volleyball Club, coached by Steve Schieu.

Personal ? Given name Joanna Lindsey Lowry ... born Sept. 18, 1982 ... parents are Mary and Alan Lowry ... has an older sister, Caroline, and a younger brother, Gene ... enjoys sports, photography and ballet ... majoring in audiology and speech science.