Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Brooke Buringrud
Brooke Buringrud


Escondido, Calif.

High School:
University of San Diego HS






Volleball vs Washington

Volleyball vs Washington


Volleyball vs Arizona State

Cats vs Sun Devils from the McKale Center


Volleyball vs Washington

Cats vs Huskies from the McKale Center


Volleyball vs. Texas State

Arizona Volleyball vs. Texas State

2007: The resident Arizona blogger, played in 104 games and 30 matches, making nine starts as an outside hitter... Posted two double-doubles on the season and led the team in aces on six occasions... Ranked fourth on the team in kills and fourth in service aces... Tallied 218 kills for a 2.10 kills per game average on a .171 hitting percentage... Posted 22 service aces and 125 digs... Finished with double-figures in kills eight times. Season: Had nine kills, three digs and three blocks against UCLA in the season finale (11/24)... Posted five kills and eight digs against Washington State (11/2)... Tallied 10 kills, six digs and two blocks at Oregon State (10/26)... Finished with 11 kills and two service aces against California (10/19)... Registered nine kills on .259 hitting and three digs against Stanford (10/18)... Posted 10 kills on .280 hitting at Arizona State (10/12)... Had 14 kills on .220 hitting and a season-high 13 digs at Washington State (10/4) for her second double-double of the season... Tallied 11 kills on .370 hitting to go with eight digs at UCLA (9/20)... Notched 13 kills on .290 hitting and 10 digs against UC Irvine (9/14) for her first double-double of the season... Had eight kills and a season-high three service aces against Cal State Bakersfield (9/14)... Finished with 11 kills on a season-high .455 hitting at Georgia Tech (9/8)... Tallied a season-high 15 kills against Kentucky (9/7)... Posted nine kills on .286 hitting against Saint Mary's (8/25)... Posted six kills and 10 digs against Eastern Washington (8/24).

2006: Played in all 109 games, making all 30 starts as an outside hitter... Led the team in kills with 384 and a 3.52 kill per game average... Tallied double-figures in kills in 24 matches, including 19 straight... Led the team in kills 14 times... Team leader with 38 service aces, and ranked third on the squad with a 2.45 dig per game average... Fifth on the team with 70 blocks. Season: Finished with nine kills, a service ace and four digs at Arizona State (11/24)... Had 13 kills, two service aces and four digs at Washington State (11/17)... Posted 13 kills, 11 digs and four blocks at Washington (11/16)... Finished with nine kills, eight digs and two blocks versus Oregon State (11/10)... Tallied 15 kills, four digs and a career-high five blocks against Oregon (11/9)... Registered nine kills, two assists and 10 digs at UCLA (11/4)... Finished with 14 kills on .270 hitting and eight digs at USC (11/3)... Had 14 kills and 13 digs against Washington (10/20)... Posted a team-high 17 kills, a career-high three service aces, 13 digs and three blocks against Washington State (10/19)... Tallied 11 kills, two service aces and 14 digs at Oregon (10/13)... Registered 13 kills, nine digs and four blocks at Oregon State (10/12)... Finished with 12 kills, two service aces, eight digs and three blocks against USC (10/7)... Had a team-high 17 kills, 10 digs and three blocks against UCLA (10/6)... Posted 11 kills, six digs and four blocks at California (9/30)... Tallied a team-high 15 kills on .343 hitting, two service aces and seven digs at Stanford (9/29)... Registered a team-high 15 kills, six digs and a career-best five blocks against Arizona State (9/22)... Finished with 11 kills, three service aces, 12 digs and two blocks at Northwestern (9/16)... Had 17 kills on a career-high .378 hitting percentage, two service aces and seven digs versus Pittsburgh (9/15)... Posted 18 kills and eight digs versus Eastern Illinois (9/15)... Finished with 12 kills, three service aces, three blocks and a career-high 16 digs against Rice (9/9)... Had 10 kills, two service aces, 11 digs and five blocks versus Montana State (9/8)... Posted 16 kills, 11 digs and three blocks against Bradley (9/8)... Tallied a career-high 19 kills and 10 digs at Louisville (9/2)... Registered 13 kills versus Dayton (9/2)... Finished with 14 kills and 11 digs versus Tennessee Tech (9/1)... Posted 16 kills, three service aces and 14 digs against San Francisco (8/26)... Tallied 10 kills on .304 hitting, five digs and three blocks in the season opener against Siena (8/25).

2005: Played in 13 games and nine matches ... Averaged 0.62 kills per game ... Finished with two kills vs. Winthrop (Sept. 2) ... Tallied one kill on one attempt for a 1.000 hitting percentage at then-No. 25 Santa Clara (Sept. 9) ... Notched two kills and one block at Rhode Island (Sept. 16) ... Finished with one kill against Arizona State (Nov. 4).

High School: Two-time Western League Player of the Year ... Three-time first team All-Western League selection ... Two-time California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Player of the Year ... Three-time All-CIF selection (first team twice, second team once) ... Three-time San Diego Union Tribune All Academic Team member ... Two-time San Diego Hall of Champions first team selection ... Named an American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) High School All-American ... Named to the Senior Aces FAB 50 ... San Diego Hall of Champions Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Team MVP as a senior ... Named the 2004 Pepsi Fall Athlete of the Year at University of San Diego High School ... 2004 San Diego Union Tribune Player of the Year ... Named USDHS Best Offensive Player in 2003 ... As a junior, led her team to the CIF state regional finals for the first time in 46 years ... Her team repeated the feat her senior year ... Teams were the Western League and CIF Division III champions three times.

Club: Played for Epic, coached by Ozhan Bahrembeyui... Team took third place at 2003 Junior Nationals in Houston, Texas ... Part of the San Diego Volleyball Club All Star Team that traveled to Athens, Greece in 2002.