14 - Cora Kellerman
Cora Kellerman
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: La Conner, Wash.
High School: La Conner HS '08
Position: OH
Experience: 3L
m 31
k/s 2.83
h % .154
a/s 0.25
b/s 0.29
sa/s 0.13
d/s 3.21

2012-13 Big Sky Scholar-Athlete
2012 Big Sky All-Academic Team

2011 All-Big Sky First Team
2011 Big Sky All-Academic Team
2009 Big Sky All-Academic Team
2008 Big Sky All-Academic Team

2012: Played every single set for Eastern in her final year with the program, the only player on the team to do so … Led EWU with 303 kills and paced the squad with 2.83 kills per set … Also led the Eagles with 345 digs and ranked second on the team with 3.22 digs per set … Her digs per set average also ranked 10th in the Big Sky … Ranked second on the team with 14 service aces and added 31 total blocks and 27 assists … Notched a double-double with 12 kills and 16 digs in the Eagles’ first game of the season against San Francisco (Aug. 24) … Hit .286 (10-2-28) versus Wyoming (Aug. 25) … Went for 17 kills and 13 digs against South Dakota State (Sept. 1) … Recorded 11 kills on 33 swings and added 12 digs versus Iowa (Sept. 8) before racking up eight kills and 18 digs against Sacramento State (Sept. 13) … Contributed six kills and 17 digs versus Montana State (Sept. 20) … Registered 12 kills and 12 digs against Southern Utah (Sept. 27) before setting a season high with 19 kills and 18 digs versus Northern Arizona (Sept. 28) … Notched eight kills and added 14 digs against North Dakota (Oct. 4) … Had 15 kills and 17 digs in EWU’s first win of the season, a sweep of Sacramento State (Oct. 22) … Tallied 11 kills on 27 swings in Eastern’s sweep of Montana (Oct. 25) … Recorded 17 kills and a season-best 20 digs in the Eagles’ five-set victory over Northern Arizona (Nov. 1) before notching 15 kills and 16 digs in EWU’s sweep of Southern Utah (Nov. 3) … Registered 18 kills and tied her season high with 20 digs against North Dakota (Nov. 10) … Contributed 15 kills and 17 digs in Eastern’s win over Idaho State (Nov. 15) … Hit .351 (16-3-37) and added 13 digs in EWU’s season finale versus Weber State (Nov. 17) … Recognized as the female recipient of the 2012-13 Big Sky Scholar-Athlete Award ... Earned Big Sky All-Academic honors for the fourth consecutive season.

2011: In her first year back on the court after redshirting the 2010 season due to medical complications, Kellerman was recognized by the league coaches as one of the six best players in the Big Sky Conference … She was honored on the All-Big Sky First Team, and was also a Big Sky All-Academic selection for the third time in her career … Kellerman was selected as a BSC Player of the Week twice during the 2011 season … She was among the top five hitters in the league, averaging 3.14 kills and 3.41 points per set … She also averaged 2.82 digs and tallied 42 total blocks … She registered 10 double-doubles and had four 20+ kill outings, including a career-high 25 against Montana (Oct. 28), which was the third-best offensive performance turned in by any player in the league in 2011 … She had double-digit kills in 16 of 28 matches and also picked up 10 or more digs on 16 different occasions … In a three-match span from Oct. 28-Nov. 3, Kellerman tallied 65 kills with only 14 errors, and had 46 digs to lead EWU to wins against Montana, Montana State and Northern Arizona … Her first 20-kill performance came in just the second match of the year against Washington State (Aug. 27), when she posted 20 kills and 17 digs to propel Eastern to a thrilling 3-2 upset of the in-state rival … She had six kills alone in the final set of the nail-biting match … For her efforts, Kellerman was named to the Seattle U Fall Volley All-Tournament Team … Four days later against Boise State (Aug. 31), she became the first and only player in the league in 2011 to register 20 kills and 20 digs in a single match, as she had 21 and 20 in another five-set win against the Broncos.

2010: Utilized her redshirt option, as she was battling a rare heart condition called atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia (AVNRT). She endured three heart surgeries during the year to try and correct the disorder. The first two were unsuccessful, but the final surgery, performed in December by a specialist from the University of Pennsylvania, was a success and after a six-month rehabilitation, she was cleared to start training again.

2009: Kellerman was selected to the Big Sky All-Academic team for the second year in a row … She helped Eastern advance to the BSC Tournament after tallying 11 kills and 12 digs in the school’s final regular-season game against Sacramento State (Nov. 21) … She also had several strong outings during non-conference play, including a 10-kill, six-dig performance in the season-opener against Missouri State (Aug. 28) and 10 kills, nine digs and two aces against Pac-10 powerhouse Arizona (Sept. 5) … She matched her career-high in blocks with three in EWU’s sweep of Northern Colorado (Nov. 13) … Kellerman closed out her sophomore season with a solid 1.32 digs per set average, while hitting at a .141 clip.

2008: As a freshman, Kellerman teamed up her athletic prowess with her academic skills, as she was a member of the Big Sky Conference All-Academic team … On the court, Kellerman saw significant playing time in her rookie season … Her highest kill total of 2008 came in an exciting five-set road win over Gonzaga (Oct. 13), when she had 11 putaways … She also had six digs and a block in that contest … Kellerman hit .250 or better (with at least 15 attempts) on three different occasions … She had a season-high three blocks against Idaho (Sept. 6) and had a season-high 14 digs versus Idaho State (Oct. 23) … Her second double-digit dig performance came at Montana State (Nov. 1), where she had 10 pickups to help EWU capture a 3-1 victory over the Bobcats.

High School: Kellerman, a four-year varsity letterwinner out of La Conner (Wash.) High School, helped lead the Braves to back-to-back 2B state titles her junior and senior years … She was also part of runner-up teams her first two years at La Conner … She was named to at least one All-State, All-Area and All-League team throughout her preparatory career … Kellerman was honored as the 2B State Most Valuable Player, as well as the MVP of the Northwest League … Additionally, she saw success in basketball, as a three-year varsity starter. She also competed in track and field … Academically, she carried a 4.00 grade point average.

Personal: Daughter of Brian Kellerman and Darlene Azure … Her father, Brian, played basketball at the University of Idaho, where he was named the MVP of the Big Sky Conference, led the Vandals to a No. 6 ranking in the AP poll and helped Idaho advance to the 1982 NCAA Sweet 16 … Kellerman is majoring in electrical engineering at Eastern.


Kellerman's Career Statistics

Year SP K K/S E TA Pct A A/S SA SA/S DIG D/S BS BA TB B/S Points Pts/S
2008 48 60 1.25 34 241 0.108 5 0.10 4 0.08 76 1.58 0 9 9 0.19 68.5 1.42
2009 85 124 1.46 74 355 0.141 5 0.06 13 0.15 112 1.32 0 16 16 0.19 145.0 1.71
2011 112 352 3.14 149 1049 0.194 15 0.13 8 0.07 317 2.83 4 38 42 0.38 383.0 3.42
2012 107 303 2.83 143 1045 0.153 27 0.25 14 0.13 345 3.22 6 25 31 0.29 335.5 3.13
Totals 352 839 2.38 400 2690 0.163 52 0.15 39 0.11 850 2.41 10 88 98 0.28 932.0 2.65
Recent Games
Nov 1 at Northern Ariz. W, 3-2
Nov 3 at Southern Utah W, 3-0
Nov 8 at Northern Colo. L, 3-0
Nov 10 at North Dakota L, 3-1
Nov 15 Idaho St. W, 3-1
Nov 17 Weber St. L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 31 20
Sets 107 71
Kills 303 212
Kills per set 2.83 2.99
Errors 142 98
Total Attacks 1048 717
Hitting Percentage .154 .159
Assists 27 15
Assists per set 0.25 0.21
Service Aces 14 10
Service Errors 11 7
Service Aces per set 0.13 0.14
Reception Errors 36 18
Digs 343 247
Digs per set 3.21 3.48
Block Solo 6 4
Block Assist 25 16
Block Total 31 20
Blocks per set 0.29 0.28
Block Errors 10 6
Ball Handling Errors 5 4
Points 335.5 234.0
Points per set 3.1 3.3
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 18 Alumni W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 vs. San Francisco L, 3-1 4 12 4 54 .148 3 1 1 2 16 0 1 1 1 0 13.5
Aug 24 vs. Seattle L, 3-1 4 6 6 31 .000 1 1 0 1 8 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Aug 25 vs. Presbyterian L, 3-0 3 6 4 33 .061 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Aug 25 at Wyoming L, 3-0 3 10 2 28 .286 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Aug 31 vs. UC Riverside L, 3-0 3 6 3 22 .136 2 0 1 1 12 0 2 0 2 1 7.0
Sep 1 vs. South Dakota St. L, 3-1 4 17 6 45 .244 0 0 1 3 13 0 1 1 1 0 17.5
Sep 1 at Gonzaga L, 3-0 3 8 5 25 .120 2 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 5 at Boise St. L, 3-0 3 5 2 19 .158 1 1 0 5 6 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Sep 7 vs. Iowa St. L, 3-0 3 2 6 19 -.211 1 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Syracuse L, 3-0 3 8 5 22 .136 2 0 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 8.0
Sep 8 vs. Iowa L, 3-0 3 11 1 33 .303 0 0 1 1 12 1 0 1 1 0 12.0
Sep 13 at Sacramento St. L, 3-0 3 8 4 35 .114 0 0 0 2 18 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 17 Portland St. L, 3-0 3 7 4 28 .107 0 0 1 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Sep 20 at Montana St. L, 3-2 5 6 8 42 -.048 1 0 0 1 17 2 1 0 3 0 8.5
Sep 22 at Montana L, 3-0 3 5 4 22 .045 1 0 0 0 8 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Sep 27 Southern Utah L, 3-2 5 12 6 45 .133 0 0 0 1 12 1 0 1 1 0 13.0
Sep 28 Northern Ariz. L, 3-1 4 19 7 47 .255 3 0 1 1 18 0 1 0 1 0 19.5
Oct 4 North Dakota L, 3-1 4 8 5 29 .103 0 0 1 2 14 0 1 2 1 0 8.5
Oct 5 Northern Colo. L, 3-0 3 2 7 34 -.147 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 11 at Weber St. L, 3-0 3 7 4 19 .158 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 0 1 7.0
Oct 13 at Idaho St. L, 3-0 3 6 3 25 .120 0 1 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 18 at Portland St. L, 3-0 3 6 4 29 .069 0 0 1 1 9 0 1 1 1 0 6.5
Oct 22 Sacramento St. W, 3-0 3 15 7 43 .186 1 0 0 0 17 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Oct 25 Montana W, 3-0 3 11 3 27 .296 1 0 0 0 8 0 2 1 2 0 12.0
Oct 27 Montana St. L, 3-0 3 11 6 39 .128 1 1 0 1 9 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Nov 1 at Northern Ariz. W, 3-2 5 17 6 44 .250 4 3 0 3 20 0 0 0 0 1 20.0
Nov 3 at Southern Utah W, 3-0 3 15 1 34 .412 1 2 0 2 16 0 0 0 0 2 17.0
Nov 8 at Northern Colo. L, 3-0 3 8 5 33 .091 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Nov 10 at North Dakota L, 3-1 4 18 6 53 .226 2 1 0 2 20 0 1 0 1 0 19.5
Nov 15 Idaho St. W, 3-1 4 15 5 52 .192 0 0 0 0 17 0 2 0 2 0 16.0
Nov 17 Weber St. L, 3-1 4 16 3 37 .351 0 2 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 18.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 31 107 303 2.83 142 1048 .154 27 0.25 14 0.13 343 3.21 6 25 31 0.29 335.5 3.1
Conference 20 71 212 2.99 98 717 .159 15 0.21 10 0.14 247 3.48 4 16 20 0.28 234.0 3.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 10 36 116 3.22 53 381 .165 6 0.17 3 0.08 119 3.31 1 11 12 0.33 125.5 3.5
Away 13 44 119 2.70 54 408 .159 12 0.27 9 0.20 146 3.32 4 7 11 0.25 135.5 3.1
Neutral 8 27 68 2.52 35 259 .127 9 0.33 2 0.07 78 2.89 1 7 8 0.30 74.5 2.8

Wins 5 18 73 4.06 22 200 .255 7 0.39 5 0.28 78 4.33 0 5 5 0.28 80.5 4.5
Losses 26 89 230 2.58 120 848 .130 20 0.22 9 0.10 265 2.98 6 20 26 0.29 255.0 2.9

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