UK Athletics: Statement on the Passing of Jenni Casper

Nov. 24, 2008

"The Wildcat family is saddened by the loss of Jenni Casper. Jenni represented the University of Kentucky and the volleyball program with passion and dignity. She was an intense competitor and amazing individual. Our thoughts and prayers are with Jenni's family and loved ones during this period of grief." -- UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart

"Our volleyball family is deeply saddened by the loss of Jenni. She meant a great deal to our program, and our hearts go out to the Casper family and loved ones. We will do everything we can to carry on Jenni's legacy of dedication, enthusiasm and competitiveness through our program." -- UK Volleyball Coach Craig Skinner