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Kayla Fitterer Named Second Team All-SEC in 2012

Monday, November 26, 2012
Women’s Volleyball

Kayla Fitterer Named Second Team All-SEC in 2012

Fitterer earns second all-conference award of her career

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior outside hitter Kayla Fitterer was a 2012 Second Team All-Southeastern Conference selection as announced by the conference office on Monday. Fitterer paced the 2012 Crimson Tide with 362 kills (3.73 kps) to lead the squad in kills for the third straight season, en route to the second All-SEC selection of her career.

Fitterer’s 3.73 kills per set for the season ranked fifth in the SEC, while her 3.84 kills per set during conference matches only, also ranked fifth. Fitterer posted a .254 hitting percentage for the season, and added 197 digs to average 2.03 digs per set, to rank third on the team in both categories in 2012.

Playing in 26-of-32 matching this season, Fitterer reached double-digits in kills 21 times and had 20 or more kills four times, including a season-high 26 against South Carolina on Nov. 16, and against at Missouri on Nov. 23, to close out the season and her career.

In addition to leading the team in kills and points with 392.5 (4.04 pps), Fitterer posted a team-high eight double-doubles, all coming in kills and digs, to finish her time at UA with 33 career double-doubles.

Fitterer wrapped up her career with 1,351 kills to finish seventh all-time on the Alabama. With 1,079 attempts this year, Fitterer finished her career at UA with 4,137 total attempts to finish her career with the second most attempts in school history.

A second team All-SEC selection as a sophomore, Fitterer led the 2010 Tide with 403 kills, to average 3.73 kills per set to finish third in the SEC. In 2011, Fitterer had 405 kills to average 4.01 kills per set to rank third in the conference and 46th nationally, as a junior.

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2012 All-Southeastern Conference Team

Player of the Year: Chloe Mann, Florida

Libero of the Year: Stephanie Klefot, Kentucky

Freshman of the Year: Živa Recek, Florida

Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Amanda Anderson, Arkansas

Coach of the Year: Mary Wise, Florida


First Team All-SEC

Roslandy Acosta, Arkansas

Taylor Brauneis, Florida

Chloe Mann, Florida

Živa Recek, Florida

Tangerine Wiggs, Florida

Whitney Billings, Kentucky

Lisa Henning, Missouri

Kelsey Robinson, Tennessee

Alisia Kastmo, Texas A&M

Lindsey Miller, Texas A&M


Second Team All-SEC

Kayla Fitterer, Alabama

Jasmine Norton, Arkansas

Sarah Bullock, Auburn

Camila Jersonsky, Auburn

Betsy Smith, Florida

Stephanie Klefot, Kentucky

Molly Kreklow, Missouri

Whitney Little, Missouri

Juliette Thévenin, South Carolina

Tiffany Baker, Tennessee

Allie Sawatzky, Texas A&M


All-Freshmen Team

Liz Fortado, Arkansas

Živa Recek, Florida

Jasmine Eatmon, Georgia

Sara Schwarzwalder, Kentucky

Nakeyta Clair, Ole Miss

Ty Laporte, Ole Miss

Roxanne McVey, Mississippi State



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