20 Molly Rattigan
20 - Molly Rattigan
Birth Date: 02/04/1990
Height: 6-0
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dorchester, Massachusetts
High School: Fontbonne Academy
Position: MH

2010 Produced a solid campaign, earning Little East Conference First Team honors as a middle hitter ... Excelled as the Beacons' most effective hitter with a .331 hitting percentage to lead the team and the Little East Conference by 25 percentage points ... Played in all 125 sets during 35 matches and never hit negative, producing a positive hitting clip during 32 outings including 17 efforts that saw her register a .350 mark or better ... Averaged 1.84 kills per set and was also an intimidating force on the defensive side of the net averaging 0.77 blocks per game with 96 total blocks on 62 block assists and 34 solos blocks ... Managed to record at least one block in all but three matches, turning back a season-high of six during five separate matches including a 3-1 victory over Keene State College on November 6 in the LEC Championship, a 3-1 win over Middlebury College on November 13 in the second round of the NCAA tournament and against the national champions in Calvin College on November 19 in the Elite Eight ... Got up for two or more blocks on 24 occasions ... Spiked for 12 kills on 13 attempts for a .923 hitting clip in addition to four blocks on October 8 vs. Kean ... Recorded a career-high 14 kills on October 30 vs. Clarkson at the Brandeis Invitational ... Slammed down 10 or more kills during five matches, two coming in NCAA tournament wins against Middlebury on November 13 and vs. Springfield College in the New England Regional Championship on November 14 ... Chipped in with 18 digs and 13 assists on the year.

2009Put together an outstanding campaign to earn a spot on the Little East Conference Second Team as a middle hitter ... Excelled as one of the Beacons' most effective hitters with a .355 hitting percentage to rank second among the team's players with over 250 attack attempts ... Very consistent, producing 33 outings with a positive hitting clip, including 13 efforts that saw her register a .500 mark or better ... Averaged 1.26 kills per set ... Was an intimidating force on the defensive side of the net with 0.69 blocks per game with 81 total blocks, including 24 solos in 117 sets over 34 matches to rank second on the team ... Battled through sore knees all season but still managed to record at least one block in all but four matches, including a season-high of seven in a 3-2 victory over Chapman University on September 5 ...Notched two or more blocks on 22 occasions ... Owns the school standard for career block assists with 116 to go with 58 solos, which is the seventh-most in school annals ... Best performance of the year came in the season opener, when she spiked for eight kills on a .778 hitting clip in addition to three blocks and a pair of digs vs. Pomona-Pitzer on September 5.

2008 Enjoyed an excellent rookie season and was one of two players to start in all 34 matches ... Ranked fourth on the squad with 130 kills in 114 sets to average 1.14 kills per set and was an efficient hitter, placing third on the squad with a .252 hitting percentage ... Set a school-record with 59 block assists as part of a team-leading 93 total blocks to average 0.82 per set ... Fired 32 aces and racked up 225.5 points to rank third on the team, while coming up with 68 digs ... Spiked for five or more kills on 15 occasions, including a season-high of eight to go with a scoring .615 hitting mark at Worcester State College on September 24 ... Posted a hitting percentage of .250 or better in 17 matches, including a stretch of six matches to close out the season that saw her record a .419 hitting percentage ... Fired multiple aces in seven matches, including a season-best of five vs. Smith College on September 20 and at Eastern Nazarene College on October 18 ... Served up 12 aces in a four-match stretch from September 18-24 ... Registered at least one block in all but one match on the season, including multiple blocks on 25 occasions ... Made a season-high of eight blocks, including seven assists vs. Eastern Connecticut State University in the Little East Conference Tournament semifinals on November 7 ... Posted multiple blocks in 10 straight matches from August 30 to September 20 ... Recorded 23 blocks over a four-match span to close out the season from November 1-10 ... Owned a .750 hitting mark vs. Simmons College with six kills in eight attempts on September 9.

Personal/High School Three-year letterwinner in volleyball and basketball at Fontbonne Academy ... Named a Catholic Conference volleyball All-Star for her junior and senior campaigns for the Ducks ... Selected Captain for the Fontbonne volleyball and basketball teams during her senior year ... Recipient of the Marybeth Santry Award for Outstanding Achievement in Athletics at Fontbonne Academy in 2008 ... Tabbed a Catholic Conference basketball All-Star in her final season ... Earned the Excellence in Algebra and Excellence in Spanish Awards at Fontbonne ... Born February 4, 1990 ... Daughter of Mary Rattigan ... Undecided on major ... Enjoys watching movies, playing sports, hanging out with friends and spending summers in Maine.