20 Katie Bush
20 Katie Bush
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lowell, Mich.
High School: Lowell
Position: MB
Major: Nursing
m 26
k/s 2.48
h % .287
a/s 0.12
b/s 0.88
sa/s 0.02
d/s 0.37

College Career

2018

  • Named to All MIAA Second Team 
  • Second on the team in kills (228) 
  • Sixth best hitting percentage in the conference (.287) 
  • Played in 26 matches

2017

  • Played in 22 matches, starting 21
  • Second among Alma players in kills (167) and total blocks (49)
  • Led team in attack percentage (.245), 11th in the MIAA
  • Added 37 digs and two assists

2016 

  • Saw action in 26 varsity matches
  • Fifth on the team with 124 kills
  • Fourth in attack percentage at 17.2%
  • Led the team in blocks with 72
  • Third on the team with 167 points
  • Added 37 digs, seven assists and two service aces

2015

  • Saw action in six games and 12 sets
  • Finished with nine kills, career high four
  • Six blocks (two solos and four assists)

High School: Graduated from Lowell High School ... academic All-State

Community Involvement: Lowell Pink Arrow Community Day ... feeding America NAEP Testing

Personal: Father, Thomas Bush ran track at Ferris State University ... uncle, Charlie Bush played football at Central Michigan University ... grandfather, Allen Bush played football at Western Michigan University ... great grandfather, Allen Bush played football at Western Michigan University ... aunt, Chista Malmstead ran track at Ferris State University ... majoring in Nursing 

Recent Games
Oct 20 vs. North Park University (IL) L, 3-1
Oct 20 at Arcadia L, 3-2
Oct 24 at Northwood University L, 3-0
Oct 27 at No. 1 Calvin College L, 3-0
Oct 30 Adrian College W, 3-1
Nov 2 at No. 14 Hope College L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 7
Sets 92 27
Kills 228 78
Kills per set 2.48 2.89
Errors 67 24
Total Attacks 560 194
Hitting Percentage .287 .278
Assists 11 4
Assists per set 0.12 0.15
Service Aces 2 0
Service Errors 4 0
Service Aces per set 0.02 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 34 10
Digs per set 0.37 0.37
Block Solo 16 8
Block Assist 65 12
Block Total 81 20
Blocks per set 0.88 0.74
Block Errors 20 1
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 278.5 92.0
Points per set 3.0 3.4
Matches started 23 7
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. Eureka W, 3-1 - 4 12 2 24 .417 0 1 2 0 4 0 4 5 4 0 15.0
Aug 31 vs. Rockford University (IL) W, 3-0 1 3 7 3 13 .308 1 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 4 0 9.5
Sep 1 at Beloit W, 3-0 1 3 4 3 12 .083 0 1 2 0 2 0 4 1 4 0 7.0
Sep 1 vs. North Central (Minn.) W, 3-0 1 3 6 2 12 .333 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 2 0 7.5
Sep 7 at No. 1 Calvin College L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 17 .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 3.5
Sep 7 vs. Olivet College W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 10 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 7.0
Sep 8 vs. Trine University (IN) W, 3-1 1 4 12 2 28 .357 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Sep 8 vs. Saint Mary's College (IN) W, 3-1 1 4 17 1 27 .593 1 0 0 0 0 2 6 2 8 0 22.0
Sep 14 at Augustana College (IL) W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 14 .214 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 15 vs. Webster University (MO) W, 3-1 - 4 15 0 29 .517 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 2 4 0 18.5
Sep 15 vs. Loras College (IA) W, 3-0 - 3 5 1 14 .286 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 6.0
Sep 18 at No. 13 Hope College L, 3-0 1 3 8 1 21 .333 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 22 Kalamazoo College W, 3-1 1 4 11 3 26 .308 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 13.0
Sep 26 Trine University (IN) W, 3-1 1 4 9 4 25 .200 1 0 0 0 3 3 2 0 5 0 13.0
Oct 2 at Albion College W, 3-2 1 5 12 4 31 .258 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Oct 6 Saint Mary's College (IN) W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 27 .333 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Oct 10 at Adrian College W, 3-1 1 4 11 5 27 .222 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 3 0 13.0
Oct 13 vs. Anderson University (IN) W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 12 .417 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 7.0
Oct 13 at Franklin College (IN) W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 20 .250 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 1 4 0 10.0
Oct 16 Olivet College W, 3-1 1 4 16 5 37 .297 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 17.5
Oct 19 at Carnegie Mellon University (PA) L, 3-2 1 5 14 5 27 .333 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 1 3 0 15.5
Oct 20 vs. North Park University (IL) L, 3-1 1 4 7 5 29 .069 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Oct 20 at Arcadia L, 3-2 1 5 10 4 33 .182 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 11.5
Oct 24 at Northwood University L, 3-0 1 1 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 27 at No. 1 Calvin College L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Adrian College W, 3-1 1 4 7 5 24 .083 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Nov 2 at No. 14 Hope College L, 3-0 1 3 7 2 20 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
  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
2015-16 6 12 9 0.75 6 28 .107 2 0.17 1 0.08 2 0.17 2 4 6 0.50 14.0 1.2
2016-17 26 93 124 1.33 64 348 .172 7 0.08 2 0.02 37 0.40 10 62 72 0.77 167.0 1.8
2017-18 22 83 167 2.01 64 421 .245 2 0.02 2 0.02 37 0.45 16 33 49 0.59 201.5 2.4
2018-19 26 92 228 2.48 67 560 .287 11 0.12 2 0.02 34 0.37 16 65 81 0.88 278.5 3.0
Total 80 280 528 1.89 201 1357 .241 22 0.08 7 0.03 110 0.39 44 164 208 0.74 661.0 2.4
  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 26 92 228 2.48 67 560 .287 11 0.12 2 0.02 34 0.37 16 65 81 0.88 278.5 3.0
Conference 7 27 78 2.89 24 194 .278 4 0.15 0 0.00 10 0.37 8 12 20 0.74 92.0 3.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 19 54 2.84 19 139 .252 3 0.16 0 0.00 10 0.53 5 9 14 0.74 63.5 3.3
Away 11 38 82 2.16 31 223 .229 3 0.08 1 0.03 13 0.34 3 28 31 0.82 100.0 2.6
Neutral 10 35 92 2.63 17 198 .379 5 0.14 1 0.03 11 0.31 8 28 36 1.03 115.0 3.3
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Wins 19 68 179 2.63 48 412 .318 9 0.13 2 0.03 29 0.43 14 48 62 0.91 219.0 3.2
Losses 7 24 49 2.04 19 148 .203 2 0.08 0 0.00 5 0.21 2 17 19 0.79 59.5 2.5
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August 2 7 19 2.71 5 37 .378 1 0.14 1 0.14 8 1.14 1 7 8 1.14 24.5 3.5
September 12 41 99 2.41 21 235 .332 7 0.17 1 0.02 7 0.17 14 27 41 1.00 127.5 3.1
October 11 41 103 2.51 39 268 .239 3 0.07 0 0.00 19 0.46 1 28 29 0.71 118.0 2.9
November 1 3 7 2.33 2 20 .250 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 3 3 1.00 8.5 2.8