Kate Wilton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Marlborough School '01

Height:
5-11

Position:
OH

Birthdate:
03/07/1983

Major:
Exercise Science

2003: Started all 29 matches, appearing in 88 total games... Finished 2nd on team in kills (312), attempts (926) and aces (34)... Ranked 10th in CCAA with 3.55 kpg... Also had 240 digs (2.73 pg)...Posted 17 matches of double-figure kills, 11 with double-figure digs and 10 double-doubles... Matched career high of 24 kills in 5-game home win over Cal State L.A. (11/1)... Banged out 20 kills in 3-game sweep vs. Cal Poly Pomona (10/17)... Had 20 kills, 18 digs and 4 aces to beat Sonoma State in home conference opener (9/19).

2002: Started 21 of 30 matches played... Finished 2nd on team in kills (250), 3rd in digs (220)... Tallied career highs of 24 kills and 64 attempts in 5-gamer at Grand Canyon (10/4)... Had 11 matches with double-figure kills... Recorded 10-plus digs on 9 occasions, including 7 double-doubles... Had career-best 14 digs at home vs. S.F. State (10/25) and at Grand Canyon (10/4).

2001: Appeared in 18 matches, starting 9... Averaged 0.36 aces and 1.58 digs per game... Had best weekend in early September, posting 12 kills, 5 aces and 7 digs at Cal St. Stanislaus (9/7)... Followed with 9 kills on season-high 24 attacks with 7 digs at Cal St. Bakersfield (9/8)... Opened season with 8 kills and 7 digs in four-game match vs. St. Martin's (8/24)... Posted first solo block vs. Dominguez Hills (11/2).

MARLBOROUGH SCHOOL '01: Earned Dorothy Carr Cup and is enshrined in school's Athletic Hall of Fame... Twice earned first team All-Sunshine League and All-Southern Section... Won league's Outstanding Sportsmanship award... Two-year MVP and team captain... Led team to section finals as a sophomore, semifinals as a junior and quarters as a senior... Posted 25 kills in section final as a senior... Played club ball for Sports Shack... Honor Roll student, finished atop her graduating class.

PERSONAL: Born Mar. 7, 1983 in Santa Monica, Calif.... Daughter of Hugh and Suzanne Wilton... Hugh played volleyball at Santa Monica College... Majoring in exercise science... Best-ever opponents were Chrissie Zartman (now at UCLA) and Katie Olslovski (now at USC)... Says her proudest personal accomplishment was winning the Sunshine League's Sportsmanship Award: "It was the one award I didn't know about and didn't try for.