5 - Maddie Rudnick
Maddie Rudnick
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Encinitas, Calif.
High School: La Costa Canyon
Position: LIB

2011: Led team with a 4.63 digs per set average…Totaled sixth-highest single-season digs per set average in school history…Ranked 6th in Ivy League conference matches with 5.00 digs per set average...Posted season-high and highest conference three-set dig total (30) in win against Cornell on Sept. 30…Collected 20 or more digs eight times this season…Tallied 24 digs, 5 assists and 4 service aces in a win at Columbia on Oct. 28…Recorded nine digs in NCAA Tournament match at USC.

Before Yale: Played for La Costa Canyon High School and Waves Volleyball... Her Waves teams medaled at Junior Olympics every year from 12-under through 16s... 2010 Division 1 CIF Player of the Year at La Costa Canyon... Team was named the No. 1 high school team in the nation in 2008...  In her junior year, team won the CIF SD championship... First Team All-CIF, First Team All-North County, First Team Avocado League and First Team All Academic selection as a seniorNamed All-Tournament at the Durango Invitational in 2010.

Personal: Older sister, Lydia, is a sophomore outside hitter at Princeton... Yale teammate Kendal Polan also played with Wave.