Mills was named to the All-Pac-10 Freshman Honorable Mention Team after pacing the Bruins with 1.45 blocks per game ... her bpg total was also third among Pac-10 players and 31st in the country ... played in 26 matches and 85 games, making 22 starts ... was second in block solos (14) and block assists (109) and third in hitting percentage (.260) ... averaged 1.95 kills per game ... recorded double figures in kills three times and nine kills in five more matches ... had a season-high 14 kills in the NCAA Regional final match at Stanford on Dec. 8 ... also notched 11-kill contests in wins at California (Sept. 27) and Oregon State (Nov. 8), producing a season-high 16.5 points in both matches ... added 10 blocks (one solo, nine assists) against the Beavers for her first career double-double ... totaled a season-high 11 roofs in a victory at Pepperdine on Nov. 20 ... also registered nine blocks in three more matches ... led the Bruins in blocks in a team-best 16 matches, also tying for first on the squad by posting 12 contests with at least five roofs ... tallied four straight matches with at least five blocks from Oct. 27 to Nov. 9 ... had nine of her 21 digs in the season's final two matches against Oregon and Stanford.
GRANDVIEW HIGH SCHOOL
Mills was a three-year letterwinner at Grandview High School in Aurora, Colo ... helped the Wolves to a state championship in 2005 and a runner-up finish in `06 ... earned Class 5A All-State honors ... played club volleyball with Front Range Volleyball Club ... was a member of the 2006 USA Volleyball Girls 16 National Open All-Tournament Team ... helped her team to a fifth-place finish at the 2006 18 Open USAVB Tournament.
Born Katerina Ruth Mills on Nov. 23, 1988 in Austin, Texas ... parents are Chet and Jorene Mills ... undecided on a major with thoughts of becoming a sports reporter.
Katie Mills' Career Statistics
Katie Mills' Match Highs
|KILLS||14, at Stanford (12/8/07)||TOTAL ATTACKS||30, at Oregon State (11/8/07)
30, at Stanford (12/8/07)
|HITTING PCT (MIN. 10 KILLS)||.381 (11-3-21), at California (9/27/07)||DIGS||5, at Stanford (12/8/07)||BLOCK SOLOS||3, at California (9/27/07)||BLOCK ASSISTS||11, at Pepperdine (11/20/07)||TOTAL BLOCKS||11.0 (0-11), at Pepperdine (11/20/07)||POINTS||16.5, at California (9/27/07)
16.5, at Oregon State (11/8/07)