UALR Volleyball BIO
7 Kristi Block

2011:  Played in 110 sets while leading the team in total blocks with 116 and block assists with 99…Also recorded 136 kills and 17 block solos…Recorded career-high in block assists with eight at WKU…Recorded season-highs of three block solos, three times, with the last at Louisiana-Lafayette, eight total blocks at WKU, and 11 kills vs Grambling State…Recorded two double-digit kill matches…Ranked tied for ninth in single-season records for block assists…Ranked in two UALR career categories:  eighth in solo blocks (61) and ninth in block assists (200)…Will graduate in May with a degree in health and exercise science.

2010: Played in 83 sets while recording 144 kills, averaging 1.73 per set, 94 digs, 26 block solos, 54 block assists, and 80 total blocks, averaging 0.96 per set ... Led the team in block solos and was second in total blocks ... Her seven block solos against Denver were the second-highest single-game total in UALR history ... Her 13 total blocks against Denver were an individual match high for the Trojans in 2010 ... Tied a career high with 13 digs in back-to-back matches at South Alabama and Troy ... Recorded a season-high 15 kills at ULM ... Tallied five double-digit dig matches on the season ... Heads into her senior season ranked ninth all-time at UALR with 44 career blocks ... Named to the Sun Belt Conference Commissinioner's List for recording a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

2009:  Played in 106 sets while recording 170 kills, averaging 1.60 per set, 75 digs, 16 block solos, 36 block assists, and 52 total blocks, averaging 0.49 per set...Finished second on the team in block solos and third in total blocks...Recorded career-highs of 16 kills and 43 attacks against New Orleans, 13 digs at Mississippi State, 5 block solos at Arkansas State, and six block assists and seven total blocks against Middle Tennessee...Recorded five double-digit kill matches and one double-digit dig match...Ranked eighth in UALR individual match records for solo blocks recording five at Arkansas State on October 27, 2009.

2008:  Played in 26 sets while recording 31 kills, 1.19 average, 25 digs, and 13 total blocks...Recorded career and season-highs of 12 kills against Alcorn State, .750 attack percentage against Alabama A&M, and six digs against Alcorn State.

Dalmeny High School:  Helped lead Dalmeny High School to back-to-back region champions her junior and senior seasons and a fifth place finish at the High School Provincials in 2007...Captain of her team her senior year...Competed on the Team Saskatchewan Provincial team from 2005-2007 and earned Most Valuable Player her snioer year...Also received MVP for the junior girls in 2004-05...Competed for the JCVC Extreme club team helping lead the team to win the Best of the West tournament in Calgary in 2007 and silver in provincials in 2006...Helped lead JCVC Extreme to a 20th place finish at nationals in Ottawa in 2008.

Personal:  Born on July 1, 1990...Parents are Keith and Laurie Block...Has one sister...Majoring in health and exercise science.

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Dalmeny, Saskatchewan, Canada
High School: Dalmeny HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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