Karsta Lowe
Karsta Lowe

Player Profile

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.

High School:
La Costa Canyon HS





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Lowe played in 19 matches and 41 sets, posting 53 kills (1.29 kps) and 15 blocks ... appeared in one set in both the National Championship match against Illinois (Dec. 17) and the Regional Semifinal versus Penn State (Dec. 9), and played in two sets in the Regional Final against Texas (Dec. 10) ... had three kills in as many attempts with one block on Dec. 2 against Maryland Eastern Shore ... started and posted a career-high 12 kills on Nov. 25 against USC ... made her first career start on Nov. 20 against Arizona State and had seven kills and a season-best five blocks ... had three kills and two blocks in four sets on Nov. 11 at Oregon ... had four kills and only one error in nine attempts in two sets on Oct. 28 at California ... played one set on Oct. 29 at Stanford ... had five kills on Oct. 21 against Colorado ... had five kills in as many attempts in three sets against Oregon State on Oct. 14 ... played in one set versus Oregon on Oct. 15 and had one block assist ... produced two kills and a block in one set at Colorado on Oct. 2 ... had four kills and two digs at Washington State on Sept. 16 ... posted two kills in two sets at Pepperdine on Sept. 7 ... played three sets at Hawai'i on Sept. 4 and had three kills and two blocks ... appeared in all three sets against Cal State Fullerton on Aug. 27, sporting three kills and no errors in six attempts with one block assist.

Lowe played two years of varsity volleyball at La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, Calif. ... named San Diego Section All-CIF, All-Avocado League and All-Academic First Team as a senior ... also earned San Diego Union Tribune Athlete of the Week honors in `10 ... paced LCC with 2.7 kills per set as a senior, adding 44 blocks and 31 digs ... helped the Mavericks to their seventh-straight, CIF Division I title ... coached by Pat McDougall ... played club with Encinitas Wave Volleyball, which qualified for the Open Division JO's in `10 and `11.

Born Karsta Frances Lowe on Feb. 2, 1993 in San Diego, Calif. ... parents are Irene and Dalton Lowe ... has two older brothers, Roger and Griffin, who graduated from UCLA in 2011 and was a member of the Bruin men's rowing club team) ... chose to attend UCLA because of the combination of stellar academics and athletics ... favorites include the movie "Inception", the TV show "Friday Night Lights" and the San Diego Padres ... thing she likes the most about volleyball is working as a team to win ... hobbies include hiking, swimming and going to the beach ... biggest athletic thrill is winning CIF her junior year against Torrey Pines ... favorite academic class is history ... undecided on a major.

Karsta Lowe's Career Statistics


Karsta Lowe's Match Highs

KILLS12, vs. USC (11/25/11)
TOTAL ATTACKS29, vs. USC (11/25/11)
HITTING PCT (MIN. 10 KILLS).241 (12-5-29), vs. USC (11/25/11)
DIGS2, at Washington State (9/16/11)
BLOCK ASSISTS5, vs. Arizona State (11/20/11)
TOTAL BLOCKS5 (0-5), vs. Arizona State (11/20/11)
POINTS12.5, vs. USC (11/25/11)