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6   Kat Tauscher
Kat Tauscher

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Washington, D.C.

High School:
National Cathedral School

Height:
5-9

Position:
Setter


01/08/2013

Anna Allison Named Head Volleyball Coach at Bucknell

Allison Spent Eight Years as Bison Assistant Coach

11/10/2012

Bucknell Volleyball Closes Season with 3-0 Loss at American

Edoho Leads Bison with 5 Kills, 3 Blocks

11/09/2012

Bucknell Volleyball Falls in Five Sets at Navy

Mientus, Titley Post Double-Doubles

11/08/2012

Bucknell Volleyball Looks to Play Spoiler in 2012 Season Finale

Bison Travel to Navy, American in Final Weekend of Play

11/03/2012

Bison Volleyball Takes 3-0 Loss Against Army

Campbell Leads Bucknell with .462 Attack Percentage

09/15/2012

Bucknell Volleyball vs. Providence & Quinnipiac

Bucknell Volleyball vs. Providence & Quinnipiac

09/14/2012

Bucknell Volleyball vs. Fordham

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2011: One of three Bison to start all 23 matches and play in all 82 sets ... more than doubled her career assists total with 643 (7.84/set) on the season ... ranked sixth in Patriot League play with 7.37 assists/set ... averaged 8.44 assists/set in non-league play ... opened season with a then-career-best 54 assists versus Fordham ... posted a personal-record 57 assists at Central Connecticut State a week later ... tallied 40 or more assists four times on the season ... named to All-Tournament Team at the Bucknell Invitational after averaging 7.42 assists/set ... also named to All-Tournament Team at the CCSU Blue Devil Invitational ... had 26 kills (0.32/set) and 123 digs (1.50/set) on the year ... digs total ranked third on the team ... led Bucknell with 17 service aces (0.21/set). 2010: Appeared in all 27 matches, earning a start against Indiana ... finished second on the team with 314 assists (3.53/set) after totaling just one assist as a freshman the previous season ... ranked 10th in Patriot League play in assists (3.60/set) ... reached double digits in assists in 17 matches ... recorded a then-career-best 22 assists versus Fordham ... also reached 20 assists at Navy ... reached double-digit assists for the first time in her career versus Iona (15) and went on to average 12.7 assists/match at the Bucknell Invitational ... led Bucknell in assists in six matches, including twice against American ... at least shared the team lead in service aces three times. 2009: Earned playing time in 22 matches, often entering the game to serve ... finished the season with 11 digs (0.26/set) ... recorded a season-high four digs versus Providence ... served aces against Bryant and Rutgers in non-conference play ... recorded lone kill versus Saint Francis (Pa.) at the Akron Invitational. High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in volleyball at National Cathedral School for Girls ... member of the Independent School League Division A Championship team sophomore and junior seasons ... twice named All-ISL ... two-year team captain ... earned team's MVP award as a sophomore ... moved from outside hitter to setter at end of freshman year ... became squad's starting setter each of the next three years ... two-time captain of Metro American 16s ... 2006 MVP of Metro American 16s ... named to the FCA/Mizuno 15/16s Invitational All-Tournament Team ... also named to the 2008 Fragile X All-Tournament Team ... daughter of Bill and Laura Tauscher and Ellen Tauscher and Jim Cieslak ... born May 11, 1991 in Walnut Creek, Calif. ... has six siblings, Lauren, Joe, Caitlin, Brendan, Kelly and Andy ... father, Bill, played basketball at Yale ... sister, Lauren, played rugby at Cornell ... brother, Joe, threw javelin for Emory track and field ... grandfather, Gill, played football at Maryland ... stepfather, Jim, played football at Northwestern ... majoring in English ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll and Dean's List.

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