Four Musketeers had eight or more kills in the match
Xavier was two points shy of moving match into a fifth set
Xavier returns to action at Marquette on Saturday night
Musketeers improve to 14-9 overall, 7-4 in BIG EAST action
Xavier plays at Seton Hall Friday, Villanova on Saturday
GoXavier.com sat down with Xavier volleyball head coach Mike Johnson to discuss the team's success during the 2012 campaign and take a look ahead at the 2013 season.
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2013: Played 31 sets in 14 matches ... Averaged 1.00 kills, .74 digs and .45 blocks per set ... In first career appearance as a Musketeer against NKU, registered three kills in just four attempts ... Had a career-high eight kills and seven digs against American ... Matched career-high eight kills to go along with a career-best eight digs and four blocks versus Seton Hall (Oct. 26) ... Chipped in four kills and four blocks in sweep of DePaul (Nov. 1).
2012: Sat out the season due to injury.
Prior to Xavier: Earned the distinction of being named to the 2011-12 Under Armour Girls' High School All-America Watch List ... Also tabbed as a top 250 recruit on Prep Volleyball ... A member of the All-Space Coast Team in 2009, 2010 and 2011 as well as making an appearance on High Performer Florida team in 2008.
Personal: Daughter of John and Alejandra Peterson ... Attended Holy Trinity High School and plays her club volleyball at Orlando Volleyball Academy ... Majoring in Marketing.