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Arleigh Costello

Right Side
Gothenburg, Neb.
Previous School
Gothenburg HS
Honors and Awards

-2021 NAIA Scholar-Athlete
-2020 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
-2020 NAIA Scholar-Athlete
-2019 NAIA Scholar-Athlete


Arleigh Costello

Right Side
Junior, 5-11

2021: Senior
Saw action in 21 matches and 72 sets ... produced 124 kills while hitting .207 from the right side ... added 26 blocks and 23 digs ... equaled a season high with 14 kills in matches against Bellevue and College of Saint Mary ... smoldered with 11 kills on 16 swings in the national tournament win over Ave Maria.

2020: Junior
Appeared in 20 matches and played in 68 sets...tallied 162 kills, 20digs, and seven assists...recording the third most blocks on the team with 37...had a season high of 13 kills against Midland (Sep. 30). 

2019: Sophomore
Appeared in all 33 matches and 121 sets ... tallied 213 kills, 40 digs, and 10 assists ... recorded the third-most in total blocks on the team with 59 ... recorded a season high 18 kills against Mayville State on Aug. 8.

2017: Freshman
Appeared in 23 matches and 65 sets ... recorded 119 kills (.207 hitting percentage) ... tallied 24 blocks and 19 digs ... notched a season high of 12 kills against Kansas Wesleyan on Sept. 8.

High School
Prepped at Gothenburg High School for head coach Bryson Mahlberg … lettered all four years and started for three … served as team captain for two years … twice named first team all-conference, Team MVP and honorable mention all-state … tabbed third team all-state by PrepDig as a senior … chosen to the North Platte Telegraph All-Area Team as a senior … helped the Swedes volleyball team to three 20-win seasons … played basketball all four years, earning three letters … competed in track and field all four years, garnering three letters … qualified for state twice in the shot put and helped her team to four conference titles and one district championship … four-year member of honor roll … member of National Honor Society … tabbed academic all-state in volleyball, basketball and track … North Platte Telegraph Academic All-Star … Believers and Achievers School Award.

Born in Kearney, Neb., on January 14, 2000 … daughter of Steve and Becky Costello … has an older brother Brennan and an older sister Madison … enjoys watching Netflix, doing jigsaw puzzles, reading and spending time with family and friends.

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