14 Katarina Mikulic
14 - Katarina Mikulic
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Zagreb, Croatia
High School: Sportska Gimnazija Zagreb
Position: OH
m 28
k/s 1.93
h % .126
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.26
sa/s 0.14
d/s 2.60

2017 | SOPHOMORE

Saw the court in 20 matches totaling 64 sets with 11 starts, despite missing a month of the season with an injury, and played primarily as a defensive specialist and also as an outside hitter ... Recorded a career-high 19 digs to help ORU rally past South Dakota in The Summit League Championship semifinals (11/18) ... Tallied double-digit digs three times closing the year with 96 to average 1.50 digs per set ... Ranked third on the team with 17 service aces behind a career-best five against Southern (9/8) ... Had two kills in back-to-back matches ending the season at Denver (11/19) and at North Texas in the NIVC (11/30) finishing with six for the year ... Ended the season with 11 set assists and added a solo block against UMBC (9/2).

 

2016 | FRESHMAN

Battled injuries throughout the season, but appeared in all 32 matches in her first collegiate season with the Golden Eagles earning the starting nod 27 times ... Moved from an outside hitter spot to the back row ... Tallied a season-high 12 kills against Central Arkansas (9/2) and finished the year with 39 kills ... Reached double-figure digs eight times, including a season-best 15 against UTEP (8/27) ... Closed the year with 215 digs averaging 1.90 digs per set ... A dangerous serving option for ORU, she posted 31 service aces with a season high of four against Fort Wayne (11/11) ... Turned in two solo blocks on the season against UTEP (8/27) and Louisiana-Monroe (9/3) and added 11 block assists.

 

PRIOR TO ORU

Led her squad to a city championship in 2016 as an outside hitter ... Helped her team to a second-place finish in the Croatian National Championship.

 

PERSONAL
Daughter of Zoran and Gordana Mikulic ... Majoring in Pre-Physical Therapy at ORU ... Wants to be an athletic trainer upon graduation ... Chose ORU because of "the great academic and athletic programs."

Recent Games
Oct 26 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-2
Oct 28 Western Illinois W, 3-0
Nov 2 at Denver L, 3-0
Nov 4 at South Dakota St. L, 3-2
Nov 9 North Dakota St. L, 3-1
Nov 11 Omaha L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 16
Sets 108 59
Kills 208 109
Kills per set 1.93 1.85
Errors 114 49
Total Attacks 746 394
Hitting Percentage .126 .152
Assists 16 7
Assists per set 0.15 0.12
Service Aces 15 8
Service Errors 23 13
Service Aces per set 0.14 0.14
Reception Errors 33 22
Digs 281 158
Digs per set 2.60 2.68
Block Solo 3 3
Block Assist 25 18
Block Total 28 21
Blocks per set 0.26 0.36
Block Errors 8 7
Ball Handling Errors 2 2
Points 238.5 129.0
Points per set 2.2 2.2
Matches started 17 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 24 vs. No. 15 Colorado L, 3-1 1 4 11 7 29 .138 4 0 1 1 9 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Aug 24 at Wyoming L, 3-0 1 3 0 2 6 -.333 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Aug 25 vs. North Florida W, 3-1 - 4 4 2 15 .133 0 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Aug 31 at Missouri St. L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 vs. Ball St. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 3 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 1 vs. Grambling St. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 vs. Northwestern St. W, 3-1 1 4 13 8 46 .109 1 0 2 4 15 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Sep 8 vs. Abilene Christian L, 3-2 1 5 16 11 43 .116 3 1 2 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Sep 8 at Tulsa L, 3-1 1 4 8 6 34 .059 0 0 3 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 14 vs. Louisiana Tech L, 3-2 1 5 18 8 60 .167 1 1 0 3 25 0 1 1 1 0 19.5
Sep 15 vs. Northern Kentucky L, 3-2 1 5 20 15 80 .063 0 0 1 2 12 0 2 0 2 0 21.0
Sep 15 at SIUE L, 3-2 - 5 9 6 39 .077 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 21 Denver L, 3-1 1 4 12 5 32 .219 1 0 2 2 8 0 1 2 1 0 12.5
Sep 23 South Dakota L, 3-1 1 4 8 7 40 .025 0 1 1 2 19 0 1 1 1 0 9.5
Sep 28 at North Dakota L, 3-2 - 5 9 8 38 .026 0 1 2 2 12 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Oct 5 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-1 1 4 12 5 36 .194 1 1 0 1 10 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Oct 7 at Western Illinois W, 3-1 - 4 5 1 17 .235 1 0 2 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Oct 9 South Dakota St. W, 3-1 - 1 6 1 16 .313 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 6.5
Oct 14 at Omaha L, 3-0 - 2 2 5 18 -.167 0 1 0 1 4 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Oct 19 North Dakota W, 3-1 - 3 7 2 24 .208 1 0 1 0 17 0 1 0 1 1 7.5
Oct 21 at South Dakota L, 3-0 1 2 4 3 19 .053 1 0 0 0 7 0 1 2 1 0 4.5
Oct 23 at North Dakota St. L, 3-2 1 5 5 1 21 .190 0 0 0 2 11 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Oct 26 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-2 1 5 11 5 38 .158 0 0 2 1 14 0 3 0 3 1 12.5
Oct 28 Western Illinois W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 27 .296 0 2 1 3 8 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Nov 2 at Denver L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 15 .067 1 0 0 3 10 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Nov 4 at South Dakota St. L, 3-2 1 5 13 2 41 .268 0 2 0 1 11 0 2 1 2 0 16.0
Nov 9 North Dakota St. L, 3-1 - 4 3 1 12 .167 1 0 2 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 11 Omaha L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 32 113 72 0.64 57 282 .053 17 0.15 31 0.27 215 1.90 2 11 13 0.12 110.5 1.0
2017-18 20 64 6 0.09 6 28 .000 11 0.17 17 0.27 96 1.50 1 0 1 0.02 24.0 0.4
2018-19 28 108 208 1.93 114 746 .126 16 0.15 15 0.14 281 2.60 3 25 28 0.26 238.5 2.2
2019-20 22 78 44 0.56 20 186 .129 15 0.19 7 0.09 140 1.79 1 3 4 0.05 53.5 0.7
Total 102 363 330 0.91 197 1242 .107 59 0.16 70 0.19 732 2.02 7 39 46 0.13 426.5 1.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 28 108 208 1.93 114 746 .126 16 0.15 15 0.14 281 2.60 3 25 28 0.26 238.5 2.2
Conference 16 59 109 1.85 49 394 .152 7 0.12 8 0.14 158 2.68 3 18 21 0.36 129.0 2.2
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Home 8 29 56 1.93 22 189 .180 3 0.10 3 0.10 88 3.03 0 10 10 0.34 64.0 2.2
Away 12 45 70 1.56 41 284 .102 4 0.09 7 0.16 91 2.02 3 9 12 0.27 84.5 1.9
Neutral 8 34 82 2.41 51 273 .114 9 0.26 5 0.15 102 3.00 0 6 6 0.18 90.0 2.6
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Wins 9 31 67 2.16 25 219 .192 4 0.13 3 0.10 85 2.74 1 11 12 0.39 76.5 2.5
Losses 19 77 141 1.83 89 527 .099 12 0.16 12 0.16 196 2.55 2 14 16 0.21 162.0 2.1
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August 4 14 15 1.07 11 50 .080 4 0.29 2 0.14 20 1.43 0 2 2 0.14 18.0 1.3
September 11 48 113 2.35 74 412 .095 6 0.13 7 0.15 142 2.96 0 9 9 0.19 124.5 2.6
October 9 29 61 2.10 24 216 .171 4 0.14 4 0.14 79 2.72 3 11 14 0.48 73.5 2.5
November 4 17 19 1.12 5 68 .206 2 0.12 2 0.12 40 2.35 0 3 3 0.18 22.5 1.3