The Huskies defeated Iowa, 3-1, with deuce set victories in the first and fourth to clinch the match.
2014 First Team All-MAC
2013 MAC All-Freshman Team
2014: Earned First Team All-MAC recognition as a sophomore...Played in 114 sets and all 31 matches in 2014...Ranked seventh in the MAC with a .303 attack percentage...Led the team with 102 blocks and 0.89 blocks/set...Ended the year with 241 kills and 2.11 kills/set, good for second and third on the team, respectively...Tallied 21 service aces and 0.18 aces/set, both good for fifth-best on the team...Set career-highs with 17 kills and 19.5 points against Miami (Oct. 4), while also notching a .517 hitting average against the RedHawks...Topped the .400 attack percentage mark in 11 matches, including a career-best .714 average at Toledo (Nov. 1)...Tallied a season-high five blocks against Buffalo (Oct. 18) to go with 10 kills...Tied a career-best with four service aces and seven digs against Tennessee (Sept. 5)...Earned MAC West Defensive Player of the Week honors after posting 23 kills and 11 blocks in wins at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 10) and Central Michigan (Oct. 11).
2013: Named to the MAC All-Freshman team... Started all 32 matches and 123 sets at middle blocker in 2013... Ranked second on the team with a .285 attack percentage... Recorded 20 matches with three blocks or more... Posted a season-high 10 blocks against Central Michigan (Oct. 5)... Set a season high with 14 kills (3.5 kills/set) at Eastern Michigan (Nov. 9)... Tallied 16 matches with a .300 or greater attack percentage, including nine of .400 or more... Recorded a season-best .529 hitting average at Central Michigan (Nov. 8)... Posted double-digit kills in eight matches... Named to the Huskie Invitational All-Tournament team after compiling 26 kills and nine blocks across three matches, helping NIU to a 3-0 record and the tournament title.
High School: Totaled 319 kills, 114 solo blocks, 151 assisted blocks and a .378 hitting percentage in two seasons with Stevenson High School... Earned all-conference and all-area recognition in 2012 with 192 kills, 110.5 blocks, 39 service aces and a .449 hitting percentage in 38 matches... Served as a team captain during her senior campaign... Helped the Patriots to a 34-4 record as a senior, while winning the Lake County and regional titles... Garnered all-area honorable mention as a junior after recording 127 kills and 79 total blocks in 40 matches... Contributed to SHS' regional and sectional titles in 2011... Named the team MVP and best offensive player in 2010... Played 101 matches with Rolling Thunder VBC in 2012, notching 351 kills, 94 total blocks and a .334 hitting percentage... Did not begin playing volleyball until her sophomore year of high school.
Personal:Born August 1, 1995, in Highland Park, Ill... Daughter of Jeffrey and Kim Radtke... Brother, Tyler, plays baseball at Iowa... Undecided on a major... Volunteers at the Sunrise Assisted Living Center and Making Strides Breast Cancer Walk... Enjoys watching movies and drawing.