3 - Morgan Peterson
Morgan Peterson
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Seymour, Tenn.
High School: Seymour
Previous College: Middle Tennessee St.
Position: S
Club Team: Smokey Mountain Juniors
m 32
k/s 1.35
h % .267
a/s 10.00
b/s 0.75
sa/s 0.18
d/s 2.64

Career Stats

* 2013 Second Team All-BIG EAST Selection
* 2013 BIG EAST Player of the Week (Oct. 7) 

2013 - Senior Season: Started in all 32 matches, playing in 111 sets... Led the team with 1,110 assists, posting an assists per set average of 10.00... Tallied 20 service aces... Recorded 150 kills (1.35 per set) while hitting at a .267 clip... Second on the team with 293 digs, averaging 2.64 per set... Ended the year with 83 blocks (six solo, 77 assist)... Posted 214.5 points... Led the team with 12 double-double performances... Recorded eight kills on 10 attmepts with zero errors against IPFW to post a .800 attack percentage (Sept. 13)... Reached a season-high eight kills in three seperate matches vs. Creighton, Illinois State and Tennessee... Season-high point total of 10.5 was recorded at DePaul (Nov. 22)... Tallied a season-high 56 assists in a five-set match vs. IUPUI (Sept. 3)... Highest BIG EAST assist total of 51 came at St. John's (Oct. 26)... Came up with 47 assists in a four-set match vs. Creighton (Oct. 4)... Highest three-set assist total of 40 came vs. DePaul (Nov. 2)... Posted a season-high 22 digs at Marquette (Nov. 23)... Came up with 15 digs in a three-set match vs. Tennessee (Aug. 31)... Recorded a season-high two aces vs. Marquette (Nov. 1)... Season-high block total of 7 came at DePaul (Nov. 22)... Named MVP of the Butler Classic (Sept. 20-21)... Made the All-Tournament Team at the Cincinnati Invite (Aug. 30-31)... Finished the year ranked sixth in the BIG EAST and 117th in the nation with an assists per set average of 10.00.

Summer 2013: Participated in workouts for Team USA in Colorado Springs, Colo.

2012 - Junior Season: Started every match at setter, playing 106 sets...stood seventh in the A-10 in assists (9.60) and aces per set (0.30)...named MVP of DePaul Invitational...picked to all-tournament squad at Pittsburgh...had double-digit digs 12 times...totaled five outings with three aces...had 15 digs and five blocks in win over Eastern Illinois (Aug. 25)...dished 53 assists with 15 digs in 3-2 win at IUPUI (Sept. 4)...made six blocks with 43 assists in win over Western Illinois (Sept. 7)...dished 39 assists with 14 digs vs. Indiana (Sept. 8)...totaled 54 assists, 17 digs and five blocks in 3-2 win over SEMO (Sept. 14)...passed 40 assists with 15 digs at Saint Louis (Oct. 6)...had 42 assists, 12 digs and five blocks vs. Dayton (Oct. 21)...recorded 53 assists and season-high 21 digs in league tourney vs. VCU (Nov. 16). 

Before Butler: Played two seasons at Middle Tennessee State after redshirting the 2009 season...tallied 1,493 assists at MTSU, good for eighth in school history...averaged 8.58 assists and 0.65 blocks per set during 2011, leading the Blue Raiders to a conference championship...had a career .214 hitting percentage at MTSU.

High School: Named all-district and all-region all four years...was named District MVP after sophomore, junior and senior seasons...selected all-state and Prep Xtra twice...also a four-year letterwinner in track...was first female state pentathlete...set school record in discus (116'7"), triple jump (33'3") and hurdles (15.9)...as a senior, finished second in discus, third in high jump and fourth in pentathlon in the state...Valedictorian of her high school class.

Personal: Born on December 26, 1991...daughter of Bill and Kelly Peterson...mother played volleyball at Tennessee Tech.

Recent Games
Nov 10 at Georgetown W, 3-0
Nov 15 Georgetown W, 3-0
Nov 16 Villanova W, 3-0
Nov 22 at DePaul W, 3-1
Nov 23 at Marquette L, 3-1
Nov 29 vs. Marquette L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 32 16
Sets 111 59
Kills 150 84
Kills per set 1.35 1.42
Errors 53 28
Total Attacks 363 202
Hitting Percentage .267 .277
Assists 1110 613
Assists per set 10.00 10.39
Service Aces 20 13
Service Errors 51 32
Service Aces per set 0.18 0.22
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 293 154
Digs per set 2.64 2.61
Block Solo 6 3
Block Assist 77 47
Block Total 83 50
Blocks per set 0.75 0.85
Block Errors 11 4
Ball Handling Errors 12 6
Points 214.5 123.5
Points per set 1.9 2.1
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 at Cincinnati W, 3-0 3 4 3 12 .083 30 1 3 0 6 0 3 1 3 2 6.5
Aug 30 vs. Morehead State W, 3-1 4 5 1 11 .364 40 1 2 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Aug 31 vs. Tennessee W, 3-0 3 8 3 17 .294 24 0 1 0 15 0 0 1 0 0 8.0
Sep 3 IUPUI W, 3-2 5 5 2 11 .273 56 0 1 0 18 1 5 0 6 0 8.5
Sep 6 at Arizona L, 3-0 3 1 1 6 .000 17 0 1 0 9 0 2 2 2 1 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Utah Valley W, 3-0 3 1 0 6 .167 31 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Eastern Kentucky W, 3-0 3 3 3 9 .000 34 0 2 0 7 0 3 1 3 0 4.5
Sep 10 Wright State W, 3-0 3 2 1 6 .167 28 0 2 0 4 0 1 1 1 0 2.5
Sep 13 Illinois State W, 3-2 5 8 7 23 .043 49 0 2 0 18 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Sep 13 IPFW W, 3-0 3 8 0 10 .800 32 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 1 9.5
Sep 14 Michigan State L, 3-0 3 2 1 5 .200 31 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 2 3.0
Sep 20 Green Bay W, 3-0 3 7 1 12 .500 22 0 1 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 8.0
Sep 20 UT-Martin W, 3-0 3 3 0 6 .500 20 1 1 0 2 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Sep 21 Toledo W, 3-0 3 6 0 11 .545 34 0 1 0 12 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 27 Xavier L, 3-1 4 2 6 15 -.267 41 1 1 0 12 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Sep 28 Marian W, 3-0 1 1 0 2 .500 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 4 Creighton W, 3-1 4 8 2 18 .333 47 0 2 0 8 0 4 1 4 0 10.0
Oct 5 St. John's W, 3-0 3 6 1 8 .625 20 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 6 Seton Hall W, 3-0 3 7 0 14 .500 28 1 3 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Oct 11 at Xavier L, 3-2 5 7 2 20 .250 48 0 3 0 15 0 5 1 5 0 9.5
Oct 20 at Creighton L, 3-1 4 4 2 10 .200 34 1 2 0 8 0 4 0 4 0 7.0
Oct 25 at Seton Hall W, 3-1 4 5 1 13 .308 45 0 3 0 7 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Oct 26 at St. John's W, 3-2 5 5 1 14 .286 51 1 1 0 7 0 4 1 4 3 8.0
Nov 1 Marquette L, 3-1 4 6 0 14 .429 46 2 3 0 11 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Nov 2 DePaul W, 3-0 3 3 1 7 .286 40 1 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 1 4.5
Nov 9 at Villanova W, 3-0 3 4 1 13 .231 32 1 2 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Nov 10 at Georgetown W, 3-0 3 3 2 7 .143 32 1 3 0 8 2 3 0 5 0 7.5
Nov 15 Georgetown W, 3-0 3 7 1 12 .500 33 0 2 0 14 1 1 0 2 1 8.5
Nov 16 Villanova W, 3-0 3 5 3 12 .167 29 1 2 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Nov 22 at DePaul W, 3-1 4 6 2 11 .364 44 1 1 0 17 0 7 0 7 0 10.5
Nov 23 at Marquette L, 3-1 4 6 3 14 .214 43 1 2 0 22 0 5 1 5 1 9.5
Nov 29 vs. Marquette L, 3-1 4 2 2 14 .000 43 1 0 0 15 0 5 1 5 0 5.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 32 111 150 1.35 53 363 .267 1110 10.00 20 0.18 293 2.64 6 77 83 0.75 214.5 1.9
Conference 16 59 84 1.42 28 202 .277 613 10.39 13 0.22 154 2.61 3 47 50 0.85 123.5 2.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 17 56 86 1.54 26 186 .323 562 10.04 10 0.18 133 2.38 4 28 32 0.57 114.0 2.0
Away 10 38 45 1.18 18 120 .225 376 9.89 7 0.18 105 2.76 2 39 41 1.08 73.5 1.9
Neutral 5 17 19 1.12 9 57 .175 172 10.12 3 0.18 55 3.24 0 10 10 0.59 27.0 1.6

Wins 24 80 120 1.50 36 265 .317 807 10.09 13 0.16 193 2.41 6 52 58 0.72 165.0 2.1
Losses 8 31 30 0.97 17 98 .133 303 9.77 7 0.23 100 3.23 0 25 25 0.81 49.5 1.6