Desiree Myhre

Number9
PositionMB
Height6-0
HometownEnglewood, Colo.
Prev. SchoolCherry Creek HS

Statistics

           |---------ATTACK----------| |--SET---| |----SERVE----|     |--DIG---| |------BLOCKING-------|
Season    G    K   K/G    E   TA    Pct    A   A/G   SA   SE  SA/G  RE  DIG   D/G  BS  BA Total   B/G  BE BHE
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2003      14   41  2.93   15   91   .286    1  0.07    4   11  0.29   0    7  0.50   4   8    12  0.86   0   0
2002      94  339  3.61  160  789   .227    6  0.06   38  102  0.40   2   36  0.38  11  78    89  0.95   9   0
2001      75  157  2.09   68  367   .243   14  0.19    2    3  0.03   1   29  0.39   7  62    69  0.92   7   1
2000      75  157   2.09   68  367   .243   14   0.19    2    3   0.03   1   29   0.39   7  62    69   0.92   7   1

Notes:

2002: Saw action in all but five games for the Mountain Lions ... Led the team in kills with 339 ... Also led the team in aces, 38 and in blocks 89 … Her 0.40 service aces per game average was third best in the conference ... Finished the year hitting .227 ...Had 15 or more kills in 10 of the team's 28 matches ... Had 12 kills and four aces against Friends on Sept 6 ... Had 21 kills and nine blocks against New Mexico Highlands on Sept 10 ... Had 16 kills seven digs, and three blocks vs. Fort Lewis on Sept 21 ...Had 18 kills, five aces, and five blocks against Colorado Mines on Oct 19 ...Tallied 19 kills, six blocks, and two aces against Western State.

2001: Ranked fourth on the team in kills with 151... Also added 69 blocks, and 14 aces... Finished the year hitting an impressive .243, which ranked third on the team...Had a career-high 23 kills on October 30 against Colorado College, a game in which she hit .647... Matched that hitting percentage while recording 12 kills on Oct. 13 against Metro State.... Recorded five or more kills in 19 of the 22 matches in which she played.

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before CU-Colorado Springs: Was named All-Conference twice at Weld Central High School... Received All-State honorable mention honors...Transferred to Cherry Creek High School for her senior season and helped the Bruins to a second-place finish in the state tournament

Personal Notes:

Personal: Plans to major in HR Management... Enjoys playing the piano, which she has done for nine years...Has a younger sister, Eryn... Parents are, David and Linda Myhre, and Teresa and Peter Ely... Born July, 27, 1983.

Stories featuring Desiree Myhre

September 20, 2003Youngsters shouldering load for Mountain LionsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs bench is a very lonely place. Having already lost two 6-footers, Desiree Myhre and Kelly Olson, the Mountain Lions now have more coaches and trainers (three) occupying courtside seats that players (two).The Fort Lewis Skyhawks and the Adams State Grizzlies took advantage of CU-Colorado Springs' misfortune this past weekend, with Adams State defeating the Mountain Lions 3-1 on Friday, and Fort Lewis taking an 3-2 heartbreaker Saturday.
September 6, 2003Mountain Lions Learn to Play New PositonsFor a second straight weekend, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team won one and lost three games at tournament. At the Quality Inn Thunderwolf Classic in Pueblo, CU-Colorado Springs defeated Abilene Christian and lost to Texas A&M Commerce, Incarnate Word, and Central Oklahoma.
August 30, 2003Women's Volleyball opens season in DurangoThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (1-3) won one and lost three matches this past weekend at the Fort Lewis tournament in Durango.CU-Colorado Springs lost to Fort Lewis (22-30, 29-31, 27-30) and Biola (17-30, 16-30, 24-30) on Friday and to Madonna (13-30, 32-30, 23-30, 22-30) on Saturday before beating Michigan-Dearborn (30-20, 30-22, 30-21) later that day.
August 18, 2003Volleyball hoping hard work pays offThis summer, while most of us were still nestled soundly asleep in our beds, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team was hard at work.
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