Kristen Seaton
Kristen  Seaton


Terre Haute, Ind.

High School:
South Vigo HS




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CAREER: Through two seasons, averaged 1.91 kills and 0.62 blocks ... Has appeared in 45 matches and 126 sets.

PEPPERDINE 2010: Struggled with injury and did not see action.

PEPPERDINE 2009: Came back to average 1.96 kills as a redshirt sophomore ... Started 10 of her 18 matches and appeared in 50 sets ... Also averaged 0.64 blocks and 0.44 digs ... Had 12 kills vs. both Army (9/12) and UCLA (9/16) ... Other season highs were eight digs vs. Army (9/12), six blocks vs. UC Riverside (9/13) and five service aces vs. Northern Arizona (9/3) ... Made the Pepperdine Asics Classic all-tournament team ... During spring 2010, took third place in the "bronze" bracket at the USA Volleyball Collegiate Challenge, a sand event, with Krista Friedman.

PEPPERDINE 2008: Redshirted the season due to a foot injury.

PEPPERDINE 2007: Saw plenty of playing time as a freshman ... Averaged 1.88 kills, 0.78 digs, 0.61 blocks, and 0.32 aces ... Played in 27 matches (12 starts) and 76 games ... Had four matches with double-digit kills ... Recorded a season-high 12 kills at Arkansas (8/25) and vs. Loyola Marymount (9/29) ... Hit .625 (10-0-16) vs. Georgia Tech (8/25) ... Other season highs were six service aces (8/25 at Arkansas), five blocks (9/15 vs. West Virginia and 10/13 vs. San Francisco) and five digs (8/25 at Arkansas and 11/20 vs. UCLA) ... Had six kills and four digs in the NCAA Tournament first-round match at USC (11/30).

CLUB: Helped lead Circle City to a fifth-place finish at the 2006 Junior Olympics and a ninth-place finish in 2007 ... Took part in a 2003 USA High Performance A2 camp and was on the 2004 A2 team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from South Vigo High School, located in Terre Haute, Ind., in 2007 ... Lettered for four years for coach Steve Beeler ... Ranked among the top 100 recruits by Prepvolleyball.com as well as a Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 ... Named to the all-state second team ... A three-time All-Vigo County honoree ... Earned All-Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference first team honors ... Set school record for most kills in a match (36) and season (455) ... Competed in the Indiana State All-Star game as a member of the South team ... Also played one year of basketball.

PERSONAL: Born in Terre Haute, Ind. ... Daughter of Sam and Melinda Seaton ... Has one sister, Leah ... Majoring in psychology ... Chose Pepperdine because "the volleyball program is so respected and the academics are incredible."

FAVORITES: Enjoys writing and taking pictures ... Sports hero is Michael Jordan ... Favorite pro volleyball player is Kerri Walsh ... Favorite pro sports team is the New York Giants ... Favorite Book is Twilight ... Favorite movie is Transformers ... Favorite TV shows is The Office ... Favorite food is meat and potatoes ... Favorite musical artist is Maroon 5 and Rodney Adkins... Favorite sports other than volleyball are football and basketball ... Favorite things about volleyball are "the competition and the adrenaline."

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