8  Kate Ruskowski
Kate Ruskowski


Richmond, Texas

High School:




Arts & Sciences

2005: Opened the season vith 27 assists versus St. John's University...had 24 assists against Southern Methodist University...tallied 32 assists at Texs Tech... recorded 40 assists, 2kills, and 4 digs versus Oral Roberts... recorded 7 digs and a match high of 58 assists vs Siena for the win... tallied 40 assists against St. Francis... totaled 48 assists, 8 digs, and 3 kills hitting .500 vs Bucknell... had 6 kills and 34 assists, hitting .556 vs Lafayette... tallied 45 assists at Marist... had 33 assists vs Marist... totalled 36 assists against Fairfield... recorded 52 assists at Brown... made 29 assists vs Albany... nothced 34 assists and 11 digs vs Hartford... had 43 assists against Binghampton... notched 45 assists at UMBC... made 41 assists at Seton Hall... totalled 52 assists and 9 digs vs Maine... had 45 assists against New Hampshire... had 25 assists vs Fordham... made 43 assists against Hartford... totalled 30 assists vs Albany... made 33 assists at Binghamton... rattled off 50 assists, 6 kills, and 8 digs against UMBC... registered 44 assists and 10 digs vs New Hampshire... had 29 assists against Maine...

2004: Played in 17 matches and 55 games as a freshman...first on the team with a .387 hit percentage...second on the team in total assists (228) and assists per game (4.15)...recorded a career-high 39 assists twice, in a win over Holy Cross and in a win over Iona...posted two double-doubles (20 assists and 10 digs against Connecticut and 28 assists and 10 digs versus Towson)...blocked a career-best four against Towson in addition to her 28 assists and 10 digs...hit a perfect 1.000 with five kills on five attempts to go along with 39 assists, five digs and two blocks in a win over Holy Cross...served five aces along with 35 assists, six digs, three kills and two blocks in a win at Fordham.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned two varsity letters at Foster HS in Richmond, Texas ...two-time all-district, all-area and all-region setter of the year...played two varsity seasons at Farragut HS in Knoxville, Tenn., earning first team all-district twice and first team all-state in 2001 and second team in 2000.

PERSONAL: Kate Marie Ruskowski...born December 23, 1985, in Pittsburgh, Pa.... daughter of Carol and Terry Ruskowski...sister of Jill...multi-disciplinary studies major.