2017: Appeared in 21 matches, including two starts and 62 sets as a true freshman ... Recorded 76 digs, six service aces and four assists on the season ... Notched first career assist and dig against Austin Peay (8/25) ... Posted 6+ digs in a stretch of six consecutive matches in September ... Tallied a season-high and first career multi-ace performance with two service aces in a 3-1 win over Northern Iowa (9/9) ... Recorded a season-high nine digs in back to back matches against Kansas State (9/12) and UConn (9/15) ... Matched season-high for the third time with nine digs against CSU Bakersfield (9/23).
Background: In her final season at St. James Academy High School, Blatcher received second-team All-Eastern Kansas League laurels for her excellence on the volleyball court … Four-year varsity team member for Nancy Dorsey, where she helped her team to the No. 1 rank in the state in two of her seasons, according to MaxPreps.
Personal: Born August 10 in Overland Park, Kansas … Daughter of Robert and Alicia Blatcher … Father attended Baker University while mother attending Kansas … Has an older sister, Kelsie … Plans to major in Biology while attending UMKC.