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Sarah Cullen
Sarah Cullen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sycamore, Ill.

High School:
Sycamore

Height:
5-11

Position:
OH

Club:
Club Fusion

Senior Season 2009
Led DePaul with 312 kills and 316 digs... season-high 22 kills versus George Mason... registered a .421 attack percentage against Florida Atlantic... recorded nine double-doubles (kills-digs)... ranked first on the team with 25 aces... scored a Blue Demon-best 349.5 points... eclipsed double-digit kill totals on 12 occasions included three performances with 20-plus... tallied double-digit dig totals in 17 contests... earned all-tournament accolades at the UCF Tournament and the DePaul Invitational... had five assists versus Loyola-Chicago... started in all 29 matches... season-best three blocks against St. John's and Georgetown.

Junior Season 2008
Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team and to the Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll... started all 29 matches... led DePaul with 415 kills and 312 digs as a junior... named the team's Most Outstanding Performer... ranked second in the BIG EAST with 3.74 kills per game... tallied double-digit kills in all but three matches... season-high 23-kills against Northern Illinois... registered 20+ kills on four occasions... recorded 19 double-doubles... recorded an attack percentage over .300 seven times, including a career-high .441 against St. John's... had four assists against Loyola and Portland... served three aces against West Virginia, Marquette and Rutgers... season-high 17 digs versus Syracuse... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Oct. 13... earned all-tournament accolades at DePaul Invitational and the Holiday Inn/Hawkeye Challenge.

Sophomore Season 2007
Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team and to the Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll... started all 28 matches for the Blue Demons... averaged a team-best 2.81 digs per game... recorded a double-double (kills-digs) in eight matches... finished 11 matches with double-digit kill totals and tallied a career-high 19 kills against Western Illinois... season-high 22 digs against Rutgers... registered 10 or more digs in five of the team's last six contests... career-high four service aces against Kennesaw State... season-high 21.5 points against Western Illinois... tallied a season-high two block solos and a pair of block assists in win over Samford.

Freshman Season 2006
Named to the BIG EAST All-Academic Team and to the Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll... started 13 games including 11 as the team's setter... in her 11 starts as the team's setter averaged 31.45 assists per match with a season-high 45 assists against Connecticut... recorded a season-high four kills at Rutgers... notched double-digit digs in 10 matches including a season-high 25 against Central Arkansas... served up five service aces on the season.

High School
Earned three varsity letters in volleyball... 2005 all-state selection and MVP of the Suburban Prairie Conference... represented Sycamore at the Illinois State High School Association Volleyball Captain Day in 2005... earned academic all-conference honors from the Suburban Prairie Conference freshman-senior year... helped Club Fusion to the Junior Olympic National Championships three-times.... trained with USA National Team head coach Kevin Hamblin in 2002... member of the student council as a freshman, sophomore and junior... four-year academic honor roll at Sycamore High School.

Personal
Daughter of Mike and Pat Cullen... youngest of four siblings (Mike, Bob and Tami)... enrolled in the College of Education.

Cullen's Career Stats

Year

GP-MP

K

K/S

E

TA

PCT

A

A/S

SA

SA/S

SE

DIG

D/S

RE

BS

BA

TB

B/S

BE

BHE

PTS

PTS/S

2006.....

99-30

25

0.25

32

145

-.048

387

3.91

5

0.05

17

267

2.70

34

0

9

9

0.09

9

35

34.5

0.34

2007.....

91-28

212

2.33

131

761

.106

43

0.47

16

0.18

39

256

2.81

34

5

16

21

0.23

12

1

241.0

2.65

2008.....

111-29

415

3.74

216

1214

.164

38

0.34

19

0.17

33

312

2.81

34

3

25

28

0.25

15

2

449.5

4.05

2009.....

29-111

312

2.94

174

1033

.134

41

.39

25

0.24

36

316

2.98

36

3

19

22

.21

9

1

349.5

3.29

Totals...

407-116

964

2.37

553

3153

.130

509

1.25

65

0.16

125

1151

2.83

135

11

69

80

0.20

45

39

1074.5

2.64