2013-14 Volleyball
Chelsea Ludeman
#9
Chelsea Ludeman
Position: Outside Hitter
Chelsea Ludeman
YEARSr.
HT.5-9
HOMETOWNNapoleon, Ohio
HIGH SCHOOLNapoleon
BIRTH DATEMarch 28, 1992
MAJORSport Management

Senior (2013): HCAC Volleyball Player of the Year ... All-HCAC Selection ... Named Purple and Gold Distinguished Athlete Award Winner ... Tom Bohlsen Academic All-HCAC ... Set Individual Single-Season Record for Kills per Set ... Otterbein/Capital Tournament All-Tournament Team ... Rose-Hulman Tournament All-Tournament Team ... Reached 1,000 Career Kills Mark (Sept. 14) ... HCAC Offensive Player of the Week (Aug. 26 - Sept. 1, (Sept. 30 - Oct. 6) ... Appeared in 29 matches, with 105 sets played … Recorded 408 kills, averaging 3.89 per set … Had 948 total attacks, with 115 attacking errors, finishing with a .309 attacking percentage ... Recorded 13 assists … Had 21 service aces ... Had 244 serve attempts with 21 service errors, a .914 serve percentage ... Recorded 248 digs, averaging 2.36 digs per set ... Made 88 total blocks ... Made 31 solo blocks ... Made 57 assisted blocks ... Averaged 0.84 blocks per set ... Scored 488.5 total points, averaging 4.65 points per set ... 

Junior (2012): Earned multiple accolades including Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Preseason Player to Watch, HCAC Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 15-21), All-HCAC and HCAC Academic All-Conference … Started in 29-of-31 matches and was tied for the team lead in sets played with 112 … Career highs in kills per set (2.96) and total kills (331) … Both marks were good for second best on the team, along with a .257 hitting efficiency that ranked fourth in the conference … Totaled at least 10 kills in 15 matches and 15 kills in six matches … Recorded a DC’s single-match season-high .556 hitting percentage on 17-of-27 hitting against Earlham College on September 26 … On the defensive side, was first with 53 block assists, while finishing in second with 29 solo blocks, 82 total blocks and a .73 blocks per set average … Concluded the season strong with 10 or more kills in six of the last nine games including at least eight in each match … During the same span, totaled a 3.41 kills per set average … Ranked first on team during conference play with 106 kills, 3.31 kills per set, 26 blocks and a .81 blocks per set average … Ended 2012 campaign with 401.5 points for second most on team …

Sophomore (2011): Started 15-of-21 matches while battling injuries … Played in 70 sets as a sophomore … Ranked third on the team in kills with 160 … Averaged a team high 2.29 kills per set with a hitting percentage of .220 … Totaled at least 10 kills in five matches … Tallied 40 blocks on the season, third highest on the team … Posted the most kills in a five-set match by any member of the Purple and Gold with a season-high 17 against Transylvania on October 15 … Compiled 13 kills along with a career-best .591 hitting percentage against Illinois College on October 29 … Amassed an attack percentage of over .500 in three matches, while totaling at least nine kills in each … Recorded a career high in digs with 19 against Thiel on September 3 … Achieved HCAC Academic All-Conference Team status …

Freshman (2010): Named HCAC Freshman-of-the-Year … All-HCAC selection … HCAC All-Freshman Team … Played in 115 sets for DC … Led the Yellow Jackets with 323 kills ... Team-best 2.81 kills per set with .252 hitting percentage … Second on the DC squad with 86 total blocks … Added 155 digs to aid the Yellow Jackets on the defensive end …. Set season-high marks in kills (24) and attempts (50) against Capital University on September 18 … Season-best .526 hitting percentage on 20-of-38 hitting against Anderson College on October 20 … Named to DC Invitational All-Tournament Team after posting 45 kills in four games … Hit the double-digit kill mark in 15 matches … Had at least 20 kills in two matches …

Prep: Local standout lettered twice for coach Heidi Mekus at Napoleon High … Named Greater Buckeye Conference Player of the Year as a senior … Two-time All-District Seven and All-GBC selection … Two-time GBC All-Academic performer … Four-time member of Academic Honor Roll … Also participated as a member of the basketball and track teams …

Personal: Chelsea Ludeman … Daughter of Ken and Sally Ludeman … Majoring in sport management with a minor in business administration …

2013-14 Volleyball
1 Dia JacksonDefensive Specialist
2 Makayla DennisDefensive Specialist
3 Bree AndersonOutside Hitter
4 Lexy PierceMiddle Blocker
5 Hope NeargarderOutside Hitter
6 Rebecca KainDefensive Specialist
7 Caroline HestermanDefensive Specialist
8 Ari MahaffeyOutside Hitter
9 Chelsea LudemanOutside Hitter
11 Kelsey TietjeMiddle Blocker
12 Christa SeidenstrickerDefensive Specialist
15 Alicia KalikSetter
16 Shy GarmonOutside Hitter
18 Addison Forche'Defensive Specialist