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    Adrienne Sankey
    Adrienne Sankey

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Richmond, BC, Canada

    High School:
    Richmond

    Position:
    Middle Blocker

    Major:
    Biology/Physiology

    1998 Season: Fresno State Invite: .292, 41 kills, 3 aces, 35 digs & 10 total blocks ... had career-high 4 assists vs. Stanford & Cal Poly ... had career-best 17 digs vs. Sacramento State ... had career-best 9 block assists vs. Gonzaga while tying career-high in total blocks (10) vs. Gonzaga ... tied career-best 3 block solos vs. San Jose State ... tied career-high 3 aces vs. #5 BYU ... second on team in total blocks (90), block solos (18) & shared team lead in block assists (72) ... had 10+ kills in 8 matches, 10+ digs in 4 & 2 double-doubles ... in career, has double-figure kills in 23, 10+ digs in 9 & 6 double-doubles ... also owns a triple-double ... ranks in 5 all-time career categories at Fresno State: No. 8 Block Solos (55), No. 5 Block Assists (182), No. 6 Total Blocks (237), No. 3 Blocks Per Game (1.06) and No. 8 Hitting Pct. (.262) ... three-time Fresno State Scholar-Athlete ... two-time Deans List.

    1997 Season: First year starter in the middle ... had career-best 20 kills vs. San Diego State ... notched a personal-best 16 digs vs. St. John's ... hit career-high .386 against SDSU ... had career-best seven block assists vs. San Jose State and Northern Arizona ... recorded first career triple-double vs. San Jose State (10 kills, 10 digs, 10 total blocks) on the road while recording a career-best 10 total blocks against the Spartans ... had a career-best three block solos against five teams ... had double-figure kills in 15 matches and five double-figure dig matches ... led team in hitting efficiency, block solos, block assists, and total blocks (135) ... finished third on team in kills and second in service aces.

    1996 Season: Saw time in 16 matches ... had season-best five kills versus Santa Clara ... had season-best six digs against New Mexico ... posted a block solo against St. Mary's, San Jose State, and Santa Clara ... recorded season-best three block assists versus San Diego State and New Mexico ... recorded first collegiate kill against Clemson.

    Richmond HS: Two-sport letterwinner in volleyball and basketball at Richmond High School ... four-year starter in volleyball ... helped team capture back-to-back B.C. high school titles with an undefeated record ... directed Richmond to three provincial titles ... two-time all-star at Western Canadian Club Championships ... as a junior, team was ranked No. 1 in B.C. with a perfect record ... named MVP in high school championship in top division ... three-year starter in basketball who helped team to a fifth place finish at provincials as a junior.

    Personal: Born December 28, 1978 ... parents are Derek and Irene Sankey ... has a twin brother, Jordan ... starting middle for Canada's provincial national team (pool used to select players for the Canada Games) ... directed Richmond Air Attack to a provincial club championship and Canada's national club championship title .... selected first team All-Star for her efforts ... played for Team BC - a provincial all-star traveling team which qualified for the Canada Games ... Canada's Junior National Team ... hobbies include basketball, skiing, swimming, camping, reading, and listening to music ... majoring in biology/physiology.

    Sankey's Career Record

    YR M G K E TA PCT SA BS BA DG A RE BE SE
    1996 16 22 23 9 59 .237 5 3 9 26 0 1 3 12
    1997 33 113 300 105 666 .293 34 34 101 187 28 4 21 33
    1998 25 88 198 89 487 .224 13 18 72 127 22 8 21 26
    Total 74 223 521 203 1212 .262 52 55 182 340 50 13 45 71

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