2013 UCCS Volleyball Roster > Heather Sanders

Heather Sanders

Number8
ClassSr.
PositionDS/L
Height5-6
HometownColorado Springs, Colo.
Prev. SchoolOtero JC (Rampart HS)

Statistics

Season sp-mp k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s se
2011................ 81-26 2 0.02 1 13 .077 14 0.17 0 0.00 5
2012................ 74-26 1 0.01 0 7 .143 6 0.08 12 0.16 17
TOTAL............... 155-52 3 0.02 1 20 .100 20 0.13 12 0.08 22
Season dig d/s re bs ba tb b/s be bhe points pts/s
2011................ 139 1.72 12 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 2.0 0.02
2012................ 113 1.53 15 0 1 1 0.01 0 0 13.5 0.18
TOTAL............... 252 1.63 27 0 1 1 0.01 0 0 15.5 0.10

Pre UCCS Notes:

Otero Junior College: All-tournament (2) ... College player of the week ... All-Region at Otero Junior College ... High School: All-State ... All-League (2) ... All-Metro ... three Varsity letters ... Pikes Peak Volleyball Club

Personal Notes:

Parents are David and Linda Sanders ... sibling Clayton Sanders ... enjoys journalism, volleyball, family and friends ... Majoring in Leadership Communication ... Minors in professional & technical writing ... Favorite restaurant-the Famous ... Favorite athlete-David Oliver ... Favorite sports team other than UCCS-Red Sox ... Favorite book-the Bible ... Favorite movie this past year-21 Jump street ... Favorite food-Pizza :) ... Favorite place on campus other than the athletic facilities-the Library ... Favorite TV show-Big Bang Theory ... Favorite music artist-India Arie ... Least successful sport-Basketball ... Desired travel destination-Scotland ... Parents were right when they said "embrace the grind" ... Biggest pet peeve-double standards ... Most prized possession-Family

Stories featuring Heather Sanders

February 3, 2014Student-Athletes Post 19th Straight Semester with 3.00 Department GPAUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs student-athletes maintained a term grade point average above 3.00 for the 19th consecutive semester and 34 Mountain Lions earned a spot on the Dean's List or President's List for the Fall 2013 term.
November 16, 2013Banich Records Career-High in Kills at Colorado ChristianJordan Banich finished with a career-high 19 kills and hit .245 to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs offense as the Mountain Lions (11-16, 7-12 RMAC)) dropped a four-set match to Colorado Christian (19-10, 13-6 RMAC) tonight at the CCU Events Center.
November 9, 2013UCCS Sweeps Final Home Match of the SeasonCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (11-14 / 7-10 RMAC) defeats Black Hills State (7-19 / 3-14) tonight in straight sets (25-21, 29-27, 26-4) at the Gallogly Events Center for the final home match of the season.
November 7, 2013UCCS Hosts Final Home Matches of the Season This WeekendThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (10-13 / 6-9 RMAC) prepares for its final home matches of the season this weekend as the Mountain Lions host the Eagles of Chadron State (5-21 / 2-14 RMAC) on Friday night and the Yellow Jackets of Black Hills State ( 7-18 / 3-13 RMAC) on Saturday night.
October 24, 2013UCCS Rallies to Win Three Straight Against Fort LewisDURANGO, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (10-10 / 6-6 RMAC) rallies back from 2-0 in the match to win the final three sets as UCCS defeats Fort Lewis 3-2 (20-25, 18-25, 25-20, 25-19, 15-12) tonight at the Whalen Gymnasium.
October 23, 2013Two Mountain Lions Earn RMAC Honor Roll Distinctions for VolleyballCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Heather Sanders and Amanda Bloom of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team, were both named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Honor Roll.
October 23, 2013Mountain Lions Hit the Road for Two Conference MatchesCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team begins a two match road trip Thursday night as the Mountain Lions travel to Durango to face the Skyhawks of Fort Lewis (5-13 / 5-5 RMAC).
October 9, 2013Mountain Lions Play Mustangs This Thursday in New MexicoSILVER CITY, N.M. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (7-7 / 5-5 RMAC) travels to play the Mustangs of Western New Mexico (11-3 / 4-2 RMAC) Thursday.
October 3, 2013UCCS Hosts Top RMAC Contenders This WeekendCOLORADO SPRI NGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (7-5 / 3-1 RMAC) hosts conference contenders Metro State (7-6 / 3-2 RMAC) and No. 23 Regis (8-6 / 4-1 RMAC) this weekend for a two match home-stand.
September 30, 2013Sanders Named RMAC Defensive Player of the WeekUCCS libero, Heather Sanders, is named the RMAC Defensive Player of the Week. Sanders led the Mountain Lions over the weekend to two conference wins on the road. Sanders recorded 44 digs in seven sets for an average of 6.29 per set. She also added four service aces over the weekend.
September 13, 2013Mountain Lions Fall in the First Match of the Peggy Martin ChallengeWARRENSBURG, Mo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (3-2) falls to Emporia State (5-0) by a final score of 3-1(25-17, 25-21, 14-25, 25-20) to begin the Peggy Martin Challenge.
September 13, 2013Mountain Lions Fall to Pittsburg StateWARRENSBURG, Mo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team (3-3) falls to Pittsburg State (1-4) in straight sets (25-23, 25-12, 25-23) today during the Peggy Martin Challenge.
September 7, 2013UCCS Improves to 3-0 With Win in Straight Sets Against Incarnate WordCANYON, Texas - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team improves to 3-0 on the season with a win in straight sets against Incarnate Word (25-18, 25-23, 30-28).
September 3, 20132013 Volleyball Preview-Third of Four Editions: Defensive SpecialistOf all the changes this season to the UCCS volleyball team, the position which will see the most familiar faces is libero or defensive specialist. The Mountain Lion return their starting libero from 2012, Katie Maguire, senior Heather Sanders, former outsider hitter Sam Schroeder, and add freshman Katie Bartlett.
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