#2 Michelle Busscher

Year: Senior

Height: 5-6

Position:
Defensive Specialist/Libero

Hometown: Holland, Michigan

High School: Holland Christian High School

 

●    CCAC All-Conference   2015
●    CCAC Libero of the Year   2015
●    NAIA/AVCA Mideast All-Region Team   2015
●    NCCAA North Central All-Region   2015
●    NCCAA North Central Region Player of the Year   2015
●    CCAC Scholar-Athlete   2014   2015

Michelle is a fourth-year player ….. is a defensive specialist …..
2015:  was the staring libero ….. led the team and the conference with 5.12 digs per set ….. posted a .956 reception average ….. had a .975 serving percentage ….. recorded 23 service aces ….. ranked fifth in the NCCAA in dig average ….. had a match high of 35 digs against Olivet Nazarene University on November 6 ….. set a school record for 29 digs in a three-set match ….. set a school season record with 645 digs ….. was named CCAC Defensive Player of the Week four times ….. earned NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week honors ….. was a member of the NAIA national tournament qualifying team
2014: played in 31 matches ….. missed part of the season due to injury ….. posted a .944 serving percentage ….. led the team with 3.46 digs per set ….. had a .960 reception percentage ….. had a match high of 27 digs against Judson University on October 25 ….. was a member of the NCCAA national champions team
2013:  played in 32 matches ….. had a .943 reception percentage ….. averaged 1.82 digs per set ….. posted a .933 serving percentage ….. had a match high of 13 digs against IU-South Bend on October 13 ….. was a member of the NAIA national tournament final site qualifying team
Career:  ranks first in the records book with a 3.79 dig average ….. is second in service reception at .957 percent ….. ranks sixth with a .956 serving percentage …...has a .956 serving percentage and a .957 reception percentage ..… has advanced to a national tournament in each season
High School: played volleyball for four years ….. was on a district championship team in her senior year ….. earned all-conference honorable mention honors as a junior ….. was named all-conference, all-area, and all-region in her senior year ….. won her school’s senior female athlete award ….. played for Impact Dynamic club team
 
Personal:  social work major ….. parents are Dave and Sue Busscher ….. has two brothers (Stephen and Joshua) ….. played tennis for two years in high school ….. is a member of the social work club on campus ….. studied in Spain in the 2015 spring semester ….. was named to the Athletics Department Honor Roll