Erika Cushnie

HometownHilo, Hawaii
Prev. SchoolWaiakea HS


           |---------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
2010      32   18  0.56   21  110  -.027    2  0.06    0    3  0.00   6   29  0.91   1   5     6  0.19   2   1   21.5


2010-11: Played in 20 matches as a freshman recording 18 kills and 29 digs ... her best game came against Grand Canyon on Sept. 11 as she recorded season highs in kills (4), attack attempts (16) and blocks (3) while also contributing three digs.

Pre UCCS Notes:


Before UCCS: Was a three-time all-state honorable mention selection, twice while playing for a Hawaii Prep team that was the Big Island Interscholastic Federation Division I champions in 2009 and once with Waiakea High School as a senior ... was first-team all-Big Island as a senior and second team as a junior ... was named MVP at two tournaments this past season, the St. Joseph's Volleyball Invitational and the Haili Volleyball Tournament ... an outstanding all-around athlete, Cushnie is regarded as the Big Island's best high jumper in track and is also an accomplished soccer player

Personal Notes:

Personal: Majoring in psychology and hopes to become an animal assisted therapist ... daughter of Brian and Rochelle Cushnie ... has a sister, Vanessa, who will be a sophomore playing volleyball at Adams State in 2010... enjoys the beach, movies and books

Stories featuring Erika Cushnie

September 17, 2010Western New Mexico's big two puts end to UCCS win streakCOLORADO SPRINGS – Despite 17 kills by Nikki Kinzer, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' five-match winning streak came to an end Friday as the Mountain Lions were beaten 3-1 (29-27, 13-25, 25-23, 29-27) by the Western New Mexico Mustangs at the Gallogly Events Center.
September 4, 2010Mountain Lions Fall to Rollins, Finish Florida Tournament with 2-3 RecordBOCA RATON, Fla. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed its participation at the 2010 Lynn University Courtyard by Marriott Invitational with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 25-21) loss to the Rollins Tars Saturday afternoon at the de Hoernle Center.
September 3, 2010Mountain Lions Sweep Valdosdta State, Even Record at 1-1BOCA RATON, Fla. – Nikki Kinzer had 12 kills and Lindsey Stich filled in admirably at setter as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs swept the Valdosta State Blazers 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-16) Friday afternoon at the de Hoernle Center.
December 5, 2009UCCS volleyball signs threeUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball coach Keith Barnett announced Saturday that he had signed three recruits to national letters of intent. Joining the Mountain Lions for the 2010 season will be Skylar Lewandowski from Rampart High School, Danica Lawrence from Columbine High School and Erika Cushnie from the Waiakea High School in Hilo, Hawaii.
October 9, 2009Mountain Lions Stay Hot withFifth Win in Past Six MatchesCOLORADO SPRINGS - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team won for the fifth time in its past six matches as the Mountain Lions defeated the Adams State Grizzlies 3-1 (21-25, 25-15, 25-19, 25-19) Friday evening at the Lions' Den.
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