6   Amanda Tadla
Amanda Tadla

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oak Lawn, Ill.

High School:
Oak Lawn

Height:
5-9

Position:
S


2008 HIGHLIGHTS: Participated in 24 matches and 69 sets as a setter...set career-highs with 16 kills, 654 assists (led team), 17 aces, 123 digs, seven blocks and 37.5 points...averaged 9.48 assists/set (ranked ninth in MAC), 1.78 digs/set, 0.25 aces/set...had a career high 53 assists versus Toledo (Nov. 14)...netted her first double-double with 46 assists and 11 digs against Marquette (Sept. 6) and added two more versus Fairfield (Sept. 13) and Toledo (Nov. 14)...tallied double-digit assists in all but three appearances, eclipsing the 20 mark 17 times, the 30 mark 11 times, the 40 mark five times and the 50 mark twice...had two aces in a match four times...received Academic All-MAC honorable mention recognition...was a Huskie Scholar with a 3.00-3.49 GPA.

2007 HIGHLIGHTS: Appeared in 13 games for the Huskies...tallied 78 assists in those games to finish second on the team in that category...recorded a season-high two kills and finished with a career-best 26 assists in a four-game win over Texas Pan-American (Sept. 7)...was a Huskie Scholar with a 3.00-3.49 GPA.

2006 HIGHLIGHTS: Appeared in five matches and seven games for the Huskies...dished out 21 assists against both Lehigh (Sept. 1) and Connecticut (Sept. 9)...missed rest of season due to illness...was a Huskie Scholar with a 3.00-3.49 GPA.

PREP: Three-year letterwinner for Oak Lawn...helped the Spartans to the SICA North Gold Championship in 2005...collected a school-record 1,632 assists along with 54 service aces as a senior on her way to All-SICA North first team accolades...three-time All-SICA North first team selection...named to the Champaign News Gazette All-State honorable mention squad...finished her varsity career with a hitting percentage of .494 (148 kills, 16 errors, 267 attacks)...was a key member in 70 Oak Lawn wins in three seasons...served as a captain in 2005 and was selected as the team's MVP...earned Lincoln-Way Central All-Tournament recognition as a senior...picked up Daily Southtown All-Area honors as a senior...member of the National Honors Society and High Honor Roll.

CLUB VOLLEYBALL:
Member of the Celtic Force Volleyball Club from 2001-06.

PERSONAL:
Major - Physical Education... Birthdate - September 21, 1987...daughter of Mark and Mary Ann Tadla.

Amanda Tadla's Career Highs

Kills: 2, vs.three opponents
2008
Attempts:7, at Western Illinois
9-8-08
Hitting Pct.:.667 vs. Cleveland State
8-30-08
Assists: 53 at Toledo
11-14-08
Digs: 11, vs.two opponents
2008
Total Blocks: 2 at Toledo
11-14-08

AMANDA TADLA'S CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR MP-GP K K/G E TA PCT. A A/G SA SE RE DIG DIG/G TOT. B/G PTS.
2006 5-7 3 0.43 3 8 0.00 66 9.43 2 3 0 11 1.57 1 0.14 5.5
2007 9-13 4 0.31 1 6 0.500 78 6.00 2 3 0 15 1.15 2 0.15 7.0
2008 24-69 16 0.23 1 57 0.211 654 9.48 17 15 0 123 1.78 7 0.10 37.5
Totala 38-89 23 0.26 4 71 0.211 798 8.97 21 21 2 149 1.67 10 0.11 50.0