Five Spartans received their fourth Academic All-MW recognition.
Summer Avery led all Spartan hitters with eight kills in front of a lively Spartan Gym crowd.
Second year at San José State…Academic All-Mountain West honoree.
2016: Played 18 matches and 44 sets...averaged 3.64 assists and 0.84 digs per set... made her Spartan debut against Providence...26 assists against San Diego State, 21 assists against Fresno State in the final match of the year and 20 assists versus Nevada...16 assists against UMass Lowelll and at Utah State and 15 at Air Force...six digs and two service aces against Providence and San Diego State... five digs at Air Force and at Boise State...four digs at Utah State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Liberty High School in 2016…lettered four years in volleyball for head coach Linda Ghilarducci…was starting libero as a freshman then the starting setter the next three years…three-time first team All-Bay Valley Athletic League honoree…2015 BVAL Most Valuable Player…All-East Bay team selection by the Contra Costa Times…earned Athletic Director, BVAL and NCA Scholar-Athlete recognition…also lettered four years in swimming for head coach Cindi Coats and was team’s Most Valuable Swimmer three times.
CLUB: Played for Xceleration Volleyball Club in 2016…competed with NorCal Volleyball Club 17-1 Black team in 2015…that team advanced to the USAV Girls Junior National Championships in the USA Division…represented Northern California Volleyball Association Girls 17U High Performance Program a the European Global Challenge Tournament in Croatia in July of 2015 as part of a nine-player team…playing with Pacific Rim Volleyball Academy in 2014, she was selected as a setter for the USA Volleyball A2 Youth National team…trained in Colorado Springs.
PERSONAL: Majoring in advertising…likes drawing and swimming…comes from a very athletic family…Academic All-Mountain West honoree…mother, Kelly Fedel, was a four-year letterwinner (1988-91) in swimming at the Air Force Academy…father, Dan Zdroik, lettered in football at the Air Force Academy…younger brother, Payton, plays football and baseball at Liberty HS and was on the 14U USA-LABC National Baseball Team…was a Girl Scout Ambassador…likes drawing and swimming…Kaitlynn Fidelia Zdroik was born in Del Rio, Texas.