#7 Claire White | Outside Hitter
Hometown: Exeter, Neb.
Previous School: Washburn University / Exeter-Milligan High School
Major: Environmental Science - Geography
2014 AVCA/Tachikara NAIA Honorable Mention All-America
2014 First Team All-GPAC
2014 AVCA NAIA All-West Central Region
2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2013 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
2013 Omaha World-Herald All-Nebraska Honorable Mention
2013 GPAC Overall Player of the Week (Sept. 3)
White did it all again for the Bulldogs while playing in all 32 matches and 118 sets ... topped the Bulldogs in kills for the second-straight season with 375, marking the 18th-highest single-season total in program history ... added 292 digs (second on the team), team best 55 aces and 33 total blocks ... ranked second among GPAC players in aces per set (0.5) and sixth in kills per set (3.2) ... registered a .181 hitting percentage ... notched a season high 21 kills in the win over Dakota Wesleyan on Oct. 4 ... posted 20 kills in the win over No. 14 Oklahoma Baptist on Sept. 5 ... recorded 13 double-doubles (10 or more kills and digs) ... collected a season high five aces on two occasions ... contributed a season high 15 digs twice ... enters senior season with 729 career kills.
White emerged as one of the Bulldogs' top players in her first season with the program ... played in all 31 matches and 112 sets ... led Concordia with 339 kills, ranked second on the team with 302 digs, third with 36 aces and third with 38 total blocks ... ranked seventh in the GPAC in both kills per set (3.1) and aces per set (0.3) and 16th in digs per set (2.8) ... posted double-figure kill totals in 18 matches ... had nine matches in which should recorded a double-double with 10 or more kills and digs ... swatted a season high 21 kills on two occasions - vs. Ozarks on 8-30-13 and vs. Ottawa on 8-31-13 ... dug up a career high 24 attack attempts in the win over Mount Vernon Nazarene on 8-24-13 ... racked up a season best four aces in the win over Montreat on 8-24-13 ... had a season best four blocks vs. Hastings on 9-25-13.
Appeared in 30 of NCAA Division II Washburn's 35 matches for a team that finished the season with an overall record of 31-4 ... tallied 15 kills.
Received varsity volleyball letters all four years while playing for her mother, Darcy White, at Exeter-Milligan High School ... enjoyed an outstanding prep career that included first team all-conference recognition all four years, first team all-state accolades twice, the Hastings Tribune Volleyball Player of the Year award and academic all-state laurels ... from a team perspective, she led the Timberwolves to two state championships, a state runner up finish and three Crossroads Conference Tournament titles ... Exeter-Milligan went 92-8 over her final three prep seasons ... also competed in basketball and track and field all four years.
Daughter of Brad and Darcy White ... Born in York, Neb., on Feb. 2, 1994 ... has three brothers (two older, one younger) and one sister (younger) ... enjoys spending time with friends and family and watching other sporting events.