7 Jocelyn Swier
7 Jocelyn Swier
Height: 6-0
Year: So.
Hometown: Ripon, Calif.
Position: MB
Previous School: Ripon HS
Sport: HS

JUNIOR (2009)
Led the Golden Eagles with 52 total blocks (15 solo, 37 assisted)… ranked second with a .278 hitting percentage and fourth with 154 kills… tallied 10 kills and six digs as ORU defeated Illinois State to claim the Redbird Classic title… smashed 10 kills against UALR on Sept. 4… posted 11 kills against South Dakota State on Nov. 13 and 10 kills in the season finale against Centenary on Nov. 16… recorded eight kills, a career-high seven digs and three assisted blocks against Western Illinois on Oct. 3… posted seven kills, one solo block and three assisted blocks at Oakland on Oct. 23… registered nine kills, four assists, one solo block and three assisted blocks the following night at IPFW.

Recorded a team-high five block assists in the first match of the season, a 3-0 win against NJIT on August 29... Tallied five total blocks in the sweep over Butler on Aug. 29... Posted eight kills, two digs and four blocks in the 3-0 victory at UTEP on Aug 30... Set a career-high with two service aces in the 3-0 sweep at UMKC on Oct. 31... Registered a career-high 11 kills in the 3-1 win against IPFW in the first round of the Summit League Tournament on Nov. 21... Also tallied a season-high five assists in that win... Ranked fourth on the team with a .311 hitting percentage to finish fourth in the league... Finished second on the team in blocks per set (0.92) and fourth in total blocks (59).

Named to the Summit League All-freshman team...  Recorded four kills and four block assists in career debut on Aug. 24 as the Golden Eagles fell 3-2 against Rice at the Mizuno Invitational I...  Tallied six kills in the 3-2 loss against Arkansas-Little Rock on Sept. 12...  Registered a team-high four blocks in the Golden Eagles 3-0 sweep against Oakland on Sept. 15... Tallied 10 kills in ORU’s 3-0 sweep against IUPUI on Sept. 29, also tacking on four blocks in the win...  Had a big match in the 3-2 win over UMKC on Oct. 6, setting new career highs in blocks (8) and blocks assists (6)...  Was aggressive at the net in the 3-2 win over North Dakota State on Oct. 13, posting nine kills and five blocks for ORU...  Finished the UMKC home match with the third highest hitting percentage of the season, going 9-for-13 with a .538 average in the 3-0 win on Oct. 26...  Was a dominate force at the net in the 3-2 loss against Tulsa on Oct. 31 with a total of seven blocks on the night, setting a solo-block career-high with four...  Tied her career-high in kills with 10, hitting a season-high .643 (10-of-14) in the 3-0 sweep at Oakland on Nov. 2.


Named team, league and all-area MVP as a senior at Ripon High School...  Named to the Manteca Bulletin, Modesto Bee and Stockton Record newspapers volleyball first-team lists...  Finished her senior year with a .462 kill percentage

Full name is Jocelyn Marie Swier...  Daughter of Russell and Jeannie Swier...  Chose ORU because of the opportunity to receive an education and choose from various fields, while living in an amazing Christian  environment...  Exploratory major...  Born on January 18, 1989.

Kills:14, IPFW, 10/24/10
Digs: 7, Southern Utah, 11/5/10
Assists: 9, Stetson, 9/7/09
Service Aces: 3, Western Illinois, 10/30/09
Block Solos: 4, Tulsa, 10/31/07
Block Assists: 6, UMKC, 10/6/07