Women's Volleyball

11  Emily Franklin
Emily  Franklin

RS Freshman

Mesa, Ariz.

High School:
Red Mountain





Volleyball Announces Spring Schedule

Wildcats will host Morehead State on April 8


Five Wildcats to Participate in National Team Tryouts

Bergren, Brown, Dusek, Franklin and Mack set to participate in U.S. National Team Tryouts


Kentucky Ranks Second on SEC Academic Honor Roll

Sixty-three Wildcats Recognized by the League


Defense Leads UK to 3-1 Win Over Xavier

Napper's 24 digs, UK's 11 blocks lead Wildcats to fourth consecutive win


Workman, Napper Lead UK to Win at Louisville

Senior Louisville native charts career high digs, Workman laces career-best kills and first double-double


VB Senior Night vs. Arkansas, 112914

The Kentucky volleyball team defeats Arkansas on Senior Night on Saturday, November 29, 2014, at Memorial Coliseum.


VB vs. Florida, 111614

The Kentucky volleyball team falls to Florida on Sunday, November 16, 2014, at Memorial Coliseum.


VB vs. Morehead State, 1101314

The UK volleyball team defeats Morehead State on Monday, November 3, 2014 at Memorial Coliseum.


VB vs. Xavier, 092014

The UK volleyball team defeats Xavier on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Memorial Coliseum.


VB vs. Lipscomb, 091914

The UK volleyball team defeats Lipscomb on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Memorial Coliseum.

  • One-time SEC Weekly Award winner
  • Two-time All-SEC Academic Team honoree

2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in 24 matches with 12 starts as a redshirt freshman … Posted 88 kills on .302 hitting with 57 blocks, 18 digs, five service aces and four assists … Led UK in blocks four times in 2015, coming in four consecutive matches … Named to the All-SEC Academic team for the second time in her career … Earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors on Dec. 1 after she posted 17 kills and seven blocks in two matches to close the regular season … Tied her career high with three digs in her NCAA Tournament debut vs. Oakland … Recorded seven kills on .462 hitting with three blocks vs. Arkansas … Had a career-high 10 kills on .500 hitting with four blocks at Auburn to go along with two digs and one assist, both career highs … Posted nine kills with a career-best .571 hitting clip, five blocks and a career-high-tying three digs at Ole Miss … Led UK in blocks with a career-best eight vs. Georgia Southern to go along with seven kills, one dig and one service ace … In her first career start, she posted nine kills on .500 hitting while adding her first career dig and ace vs. VCU … Notched her first multi-block contest with five rejections and five kills on .625 hitting at North Carolina.

2013 (Freshman):Did not see game action in her first season with UK, will utilize the season as a redshirt year.

High School:Tabbed as the No. 47 rated player in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com ... Fab 50 High School player ... Two-time All-State performer ... A 6'4 middle blocker from Red Mountain High School ... Played club for Spiral Club ... Earned best blocker award in 2010 ... An honor roll student and a member of the National Honor Society.

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