Becker, Karlsen, Duckworth, Scott and Beaty earn prestigious MVC President’s Council Award
Honors: Athletics Director’s Honor Roll (Fall 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2016)...MVC Honor Roll (2014-15, 2015-16).
2015 (Junior) • Key contributor on the back row who played in all 35 matches and 131 sets with 13 starts • Ranked fifth on the team with 263 digs and a 2.01 average • Served 32 aces against 32 errors, the best ratio on the team • Finished 13th in the MVC with 0.24 aces per set • Scooped 10 or more digs in 15 matches, including six of the season’s final seven contests • Led MSU in digs twice, with 15 against SIU (11/27) in the MVC Tournament semifinals and 12 versus Missouri (12/3) in the NCAA Tournament • Served multiple aces on nine occasions with a high of four against Marquette (9/5) 2014 (Sophomore) • Appeared in every MSU match and all but two sets in the back row, earning 19 starting assignments • Averaged 2.31 digs per set to rank third on the club, scooping 282 in total • Boasted a .964 service reception percentage with only 15 errors in 412 attempts • Had 12 matches with at least 10 digs, including a high of 20 at Illinois State (11/21) • Served 29 aces to finish second on the team, with five against no errors in a Sept. 26 win at Loyola • Finished six matches with multiple aces • Handed out 52 assists and had three kills
2013 (Freshman) • Appeared in 29 matches and 90 sets with six starting assignments as a freshman • Averaged 0.17 aces per set and led the Bears in that category seven times • Had three matches with at least 10 digs, scooping a season-high 12 Sept. 2 at Northern Illinois and recording 10 against Kansas State (9/22) and Evansville (11/2) • Dished out 34 assists on the year • Served multiple aces five times with a high of three at Northern Illinois (9/2)
Background • Led the state of Arkansas in digs as both a sophomore and junior, scooping 615 in 2010 and 622 the following year • Also ranked among the state's top five in aces, serving 52 as a junior and 34 during her sophomore campaign • Earned all-state recognition as a junior, and collected all-conference honors in 2010 and 2011 to go with all-tournament laurels at the state meet each season • Fayetteville won one Class 7A state title and finished as the runner-up twice during her three seasons on the roster • Participated in the U.S. Women's Junior A2 Volleyball Program during the summer of 2012 • Missed her senior season due to injury
Personal • Born December 8, 1994 in Meridian, Miss. • Daughter of Angela Stuart • Sister Courtney played volleyball at John Brown University • Majoring in Exercise and Movement Science