2004 (at Troy): Led team with 215 kills as a sophomore ... Started 22 of 27 matches for Troy, playing 80 out of a possible 93 games ... Totaled 11 service aces and was sixth on the squad with 142 digs ... Was fifth with 34 total blocks, second with eight block solos ... Was tops with 681 attempts and finished with a .132 hitting percentage.
2003 (at Troy): Played in all 27 matches and 98 games for Troy ... Finished third on the team with 262 kills, averaging 2.62 kills per game ... Was named to the A-Sun All-Freshman team ... Had 15 double-digit kill matches ... Notched 18 kills and 14 digs in 3-1 win over Jacksonville ... Had four blocks in match vs. Stetson ... Had 19 digs in match at Wofford ... Had 22 service aces ... Earned academic all-conference honors.
High School: Lettered four years at Madison West High School in Madison, Wis. ... A member of the National Honor Society, she finished her high school studies with a 3.89 grade point average ... Named first-team all-conference and first-team all-city her last two seasons ... Named all-city "Player of the Year" following her junior and senior seasons as well ... Also lettered in basketball and track & field for one year ... Led the Wisconsin Power club team to the national tournament in 2002 and 2003, starring four years for the Power.
Personal: Kendra J. Sytsma was born December 23, 1984, in Sacramento, Calif. ... Is the daughter of Ken and Jackie Sytsma ... Has six siblings, Jacoba, Jesse, Jane, Kayla, Kendall and Jaquwon ... Enrolled in human development.