2004 Volleyball Profiles

Name: Shari Anderson
Jersey#: # 1
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Lakewood HS 1999
Hometown: Arlington, WA
Position(s): Defensive Specialist/Libero
Height: 5'8"
Major: Spanish & German
Career Goal: Teacher, secondary level or higher
Other Interests: Mountain biking, biking, reading, acting, hiking
Last school attended: EvCC

Name: Marlis Whitman
Jersey#: # 2
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Lake Stevens HS, 2003
Hometown: Lake Stevens, WA
Position(s): Outside Hitter & Setter
Height: 5'8
Major: Business
Career Goal: Hotel Management
Honors (HS & College): Basketball Most Inspirational, HS 2003; Volleyball MVP, HS 2003; Basketball Most Improved, EvCC 2004
Other Interests: Basketball, and watching baseball
Last school attended: EvCC

Name: Kristin McKeown
Jersey#: # 3
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Arlington HS 2004
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Position(s): Middle Hitter
Height: 6'3
Major: Business
Career Goal: Open own sports or music store
Other Interests: Sports, Music
Last school attended: Arlington HS

Name: Kaili Nelson
Jersey#: # 5
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Mountlake Terrace HS 2004
Hometown: Mountlake Terrace, WA
Position(s): Outside Hitter
Height:  5'9
Major: Undecided
Career Goal:  Undecided
Last school attended: Mountlake Terrace HS

Name: Melanie Handelsman
Years playing sport: 4
Jersey#: 8 Year in school: FR
High School and Yr Graduated: Stanwood HS, 2004
Hometown: Stanwood, WA
Position(s): Setter/Right Side Hitter
Height: 5'6
Major: Undecided
Career Goal: To have a job I like doing
Honors (HS & College): Volleyball Team Captain, EvCC - 2005; Volleyball Team Co-MVP, EvCC - 2005
Other Interests/Hobbies: Sports - Basketball, Track; Coaching little kids
Last school attended: Stanwood HS

Name: Jill Losik
Jersey#: # 10
Year: Sophomore
High School and Yr Graduated: Lakewood HS
Hometown:  Marysville, WA
Position(s): Outside Hitter
Height:  5'9
Major: Undecided
Career Goal:  Coach Volleyball or become an RN
Honors (HS & College): 1st Team All-State - HS, 1998; Team MVP - HS, 1998; Team Most Improved - EvCC, 2003
Other Interests: Her children, Family
Last school attended: EvCC

Name: Dakota Gemmer
Jersey#: # 12
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Lakewood HS, 2004
Hometown: Lakewood, WA
Position(s): Middle Hitter
Height: 5'11
Major: Music
Career Goal: Become a Professional Musician
Honors (HS & College): Volleyball 1st Team All-Area, HS 2003; Volleyball 2nd Team All-League, HS 2003; Volleyball 2nd Team All-State, HS 2003
Other Interests: Singing, Basketball, Softball
Last school attended: Lakewood High School

Name: Lindsay Appesland
Jersey#: # 13
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Meadowdale HS, 2004
Hometown: Lynnwood, WA
Position(s): Defensive Specialist
Height: 5'7"
Major: Elementary Education
Career Goal: 4th/5th grade teacher & Event Planning
Honors (HS & College): Volleyball Most Inspirational, HS, 2003; Volleyball Coaches Award, HS, 2003
Last school attended: Meadowdale HS

Name: Brittany Bekins
Jersey#: # 14
Year: Freshman
High School and Yr Graduated: Cascade HS 2002
Hometown:  Everett, WA
Position(s): Setter/Opposite Hitter/Outside Hitter
Height:  5'11
Major:  Undecided
Career Goal:  Undecided
Other Interests:  Track & Field, Decathelon, Family
Last school attended: Washington State University