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6 Julia Mackey

2015 (Sr): Became first player in UAA history to earn AVCA First Team All-America honors and first player in conference history to be voted All-GNAC by league’s coaches for four straight seasons, helping Seawolves to best record in program history (27-3) and No. 13 final rank in NCAA Div. II top-25 poll … was only player in GNAC’s top 10 in both attack pct. (.290, 9th) and kills per set (10th, 2.99), while ranking 4th in points per set (3.71), as Seawolves won outright GNAC title with 18-2 league mark ... registered double-figure kills in 18 of 30 matches – including six ‘double-doubles’ – and hit .500 or better on six occasions ... named SpringHill Suites Invitational Most Outstanding Player after smashing 48 kills on .398 hitting, including a .600 (12-0-20) performance in sweep of Cal Poly Pomona, and helping UAA to title with wins over nationally ranked Nebraska Kearney and Rockhurst ... on UAA career lists, finished with ranks of 5th in total kills (1,130), 7th in kills per set (3.05), 7th in attack pct. (.268), tied for 8th in block assists (227), and 11th in total blocks (245) ... joined Jen Szczerbinski, Brianne McCabe and Sabrina Bingham as fourth player in UAA history with at least 1,000 kills and 200 blocks … had career-high 19 kills on .362 hitting in 4-set win over eventual Elite Eight qualifier Rockhurst … produced 15 kills and 15 digs in NCAA Tournament Second Round 5-set loss to Cal St. San Bernardino … other top efforts included 15 kills (.310) and 11 digs in 4-set home win over defending GNAC champ Northwest Nazarene; 15 kills (.393) and 6 blocks in 4-set win at NCAA qualifier Central Washington; and 12 kills, 8 digs, 8 total blocks, career-high 6 aces and no service errors in 5-set home win over CWU … named GNAC Player of the Week for performance in SpringHill Suites Invitational.

2014 (Jr):
Corralled All-GNAC Team honors for third straight season and was AVCA honorable mention All-American after posting league ranks of 10th in attack percentage (.260) and 13th in kills per set (2.93) ... had six double-doubles and 14 double-digit kills performances as UAA finished 21-6 overall and runner-up in the GNAC at 15-3 … had three matches with 20 or more digs ... GNAC Offensive Player of the Week for Sept. 29-Oct. 5 after totaling 24 kills on .340 hitting, 21 digs, 5 assists and 4 blocks in UAA’s home sweeps of Saint Martin’s and Western Oregon ... other top performances included 15 kills, 30 digs, 4 block assists and 2 aces in 5-set road win over No. 10 Western Washington; 10 kills, 23 digs, 4 assists and 22-of-22 serve receiving in 5-set road win over No. 13 Central Washington; 18 kills on .351 hitting and 11 digs in 4-set loss at eventual GNAC champ Northwest Nazarene; and 14 kills on .333 hitting, 20 digs and 4 assists in 5-set home loss to WWU … posted season-high 7 blocks in NCAA Tournament First Round loss to eventual West Region champion Sonoma State … finished junior season in the top 20 in four UAA career stats categories, ranking 7th in kills per set (3.08), 9th in attack pct. (.259), 12th in total kills (801) and 17th in attacks (1,918).


2013 (So.):
Voted All-GNAC for second straight season despite missing second half of league campaign with knee injury … ranked 9th in GNAC in both attack percentage (.269) and kills per set (3.20), plus 10th in points per set (3.52) as Seawolves finished 21-10 overall and made NCAA Tournament … helped UAA to program’s first-ever 9-0 GNAC start with league-only stats of 3.53 kps, 3.78 pps and .348 att% … named GNAC Red Lion Offensive Player of the Week for Sept. 16-22 after spearheading home sweep of Seattle Pacific and MSU Billings … notched double-digit kills in 15 of 22 matches, including all nine GNAC outings … hit .320 or better with at least 11 kills in seven straight matches, Sept. 21-Oct. 17 … tied career-high with 18 kills in 4-set loss to Augustana … other top showings included 13 kills on .650 hitting in home win over MSUB; 16 kills on .520 hitting and 2 blocks in road win over NW Nazarene; 12 kills on career-high .688 hitting, plus 4 blocks in road sweep of Alaska Fairbanks … took home Most Inspirational Player at season-ending team banquet.

2012 (Fr.):
Earned spot on All-GNAC Team and became first Seawolf to earn GNAC Freshman of the Year honor (co-recipient) … led Seawolves with 294 total kills and ranked second in kills per set (3.13) and attack percentage (.251) … ranked 9th in the GNAC with 3.48 points per set, plus 8th in kills per set and 13th in attack pct. … delivered double-digit kills in 19 of 26 matches and missed only one of 95 sets all season … posted UAA season-best .636 attack pct. (15 kills-1 error-22 attempts) in win over Academy of Art and had most kills in a 3-setter with 18 in home sweep of MSU Billings … earned spot on SpringHill Suites Invitational All-Tournament Team, helping UAA to 4-0 record and tourney title … other top performances included 16 kills, 7 block assists in 5-set home win over Central Washington; 15 kills in 5-set win at Alaska Fairbanks; 15 kills on .324 hitting, 4 blocks in 4-set road loss to NW Nazarene; and 12 kills, 10 digs in 4-set home loss to Seattle Pacific.


HIGH SCHOOL:
Led West Valley High School to consecutive 5th-place finishes at the ASAA Class 4A State Tournament in 2010 and 2011 ... averaged 3.5 kills per set as a senior, boosted by a 21-kill performance against Lathrop in September and back-to-back 20-kill outings against Lathrop and Kodiak in November ... helped  Wolfpack to three consecutive Mid-Alaska Conference titles (2009-11) ... named all-state in 2009 and 2011 and earned three straight all-conference and team MVP awards ... lettered three times each in volleyball, soccer and track & field, plus twice in basketball, earning multiple all-league honors in all four sports ... played two seasons with Midnight Sun Volleyball.


PERSONAL: Born November 1993 in Fairbanks ... daughter of Trent and Christine Mackey ... youngest of three siblings ... enjoys traveling and being around family ... civil engineering major.

Career Highs
Kills – 19 vs Rockhurst, 9/4/15
Attacks – 50 vs Cal State San Bernardino, 12/5/15
Att Pct.% – .688 (12-1-16) at Alaska Fairbanks, 10/12/13
Aces – 6 vs Central Washington, 11/5/15
Assists – 6 vs Sonoma State, 11/20/14
Block Assists – 7, twice (last vs Cent. Washington, 11/5/15)
Block Solos – 1, 14 times
Total Blocks – 8 vs Central Washington, 11/5/15
Digs – 30 at Western Washington, 9/16/14


Career Statistics
Season  SP  MP     K  K/S   E   TA  Pct    A A/S   SA SA/S SE
2012    94  26   294 3.13 114  718 .251    6 0.06   5 0.05 17
2013    75  22   240 3.20  90  557 .269    6 0.08   0 0.00  0
2014    91  26   267 2.93 100  643 .260   42 0.46  14 0.15 19
2015   110  30   329 2.99 111  753 .290   59 0.54  29 0.26 52
TOTAL  370 104  1130 3.05 415 2671 .268  113 0.31  48 0.13 88

Season DIG  D/S  RE  BS  BA  TB  B/S BE  BHE  Points Pts/S
2012    90 0.96   8   4  48  52 0.55  9   0   327.0  3.48
2013    41 0.55   2   1  46  47 0.63  2   0   264.0  3.52
2014   193 2.12  10   5  48  53 0.58  4   4   310.0  3.41
2015   254 2.31  16   8  85  93 0.85  7   2   408.5  3.71
TOTAL  578 1.56  36  18 227 245 0.66 22   6  1309.5  3.54


Position: Right Side Hitter
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fairbanks
High School: West Valley HS
Experience: 4 Letters
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