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Kari Mueller
Kari Mueller


Iowa City, Iowa

High School:
Iowa City High




2014 Iowa Volleyball Season in Review

Records fall, Hawkeyes win 6 in B1G action, Shymansky logs 300th win


Iowa Falls to Michigan State on Senior Night

Hawkeye seniors were recognized prior to the match


Iowa Tops Maryland in 5 Set Thriller

Brobst paced the offense, matched her career-high with 23 kills


Iowa Drops 3-Set Match at Northwestern

Middles Dietz, Gunderson hit above .350 to lead the Hawkeyes


Iowa Tops No. 12 Purdue, Earns 4th Consecutive B1G Win

Program posts its 1st win over a ranked opponent since Oct. 6, 2012


Iowa vs. Wisconsin

Iowa vs. Wisconsin Nov. 15, 2014 Carver-Hawkeye Arena Photos by Clem Messerli


Iowa Volleyball vs. #12 Purdue

Iowa Volleyball vs. #12 Purdue Nov. 8, 2014 Carver-Hawkeye Arena Photos by Clem Messerli


Iowa Volleyball vs Northwestern

Iowa Volleyball vs. Northwestern Oct. 18, 2014 Carver-Hawkeye Arena Photo by Clem Messerli


2014 Iowa Volleyball First Practice

Practice Facility in Carver-Hawkeye Arena Aug. 9, 2014 Photos by: Jil Price


Northwestern vs. Iowa

Northwestern vs. Iowa Carver-Hawkeye Arena -- Iowa City, Iowa Photos by Clem Messerli

2014 as a Senior... Appeared as a defensive specialist in 26 matches with four starts... made her first start of the season and posted a season-high three digs against Ohio State on Oct. 3... recorded two digs at No. 17 Arizona State... started at Michigan and Michigan State on Oct. 10-11, recording six and two digs, respectively... played in all five sets against Illinois on Oct. 15 and Northwestern on Oct. 18, compiling four and five kills, respectively... recorded a season-high seven digs at Wisconsin on Oct. 22 and added five digs at Minnesota on Oct. 25... reached double figures with a season-high 10 digs in Iowa's 3-0 win at Rutgers on Nov. 1... matched her season-high with 10 digs in Iowa's 3-1 win over No. 12 Purdue on Nov. 8... letterwinner.

2013 as a Junior... Played in 26 matches with six starts including one start at the libero position... recorded a career-best 15 digs and five assists against Western Illinois on Sept. 14... had her most productive season in a Hawkeye uniform, recording career-highs in several categories including: sets played (74), matches played (26), starts (6), digs (109), assists (13), kills (1), and attack percentage (.125)... reached double-digit digs mark three times: vs. Eastern Michigan (12); vs. Western Illinois (15); vs. Minnesota (13)... letterwinner.

2012 as a Sophomore... Saw action in 21 matches, including two starts... started at Oakland, recording an ace (9/1)... started at No. 18 Iowa State (9/7)... notched season-best 10 digs against Pacific (9/14)... equaled a season high with 10 digs and added a service ace against Wisconsin (10/13)... registered a career-best two services aces vs. No. 20 Ohio State (10/27)... letterwinner.

2011 as a Freshman... Played in 20 matches with five starts... recorded four digs vs. Marquette (8/27)... career-high 13 digs vs. St. Francis (9/16)... career high three-assists vs. St. Francis (9/16)... recorded 13 digs in her Big Ten debut vs. Ohio State (9/23)... recorded seven digs and served a career best two service aces vs. Indiana (10/7)... underwent foot surgery and missed the final 12 matches of the season... letterwinner.

High School... First team all-state as a senior... named MVC Athlete of the Year as a senior... team captain as a senior... two-time first team all-conference and all-district... second team all-state as a junior... honorable mention all-state as a freshman and sophomore... school's all-time leader in career digs... varsity letterwinner in track from 2008-10... National Honors Society from 2009-11... member of the Iowa Rockets and Platform Elite club teams.

Personal... Born March 16, 1993... parents are Brent and Toni Mueller... has three sisters; Lindsay Kain, Megan Cuellar and Signe Mueller... sister Signe played volleyball for Iowa... open major.

Personal Bests
Kills: 1 at Illinois, Sept. 27, 2013
TA: 2 at Illinois, Sept. 27, 2013
Attack %: .500 at Illinois, Sept. 27, 2013
Assists: 5 vs. Western Illinois, Sept. 14, 2013
Aces: 2 vs. Ohio State, Oct. 27, 2012
Digs: 15 vs. Western Illinois, Sept. 14, 2013
Solo Blocks: n/a
Total Blocks: n/a


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