Volleyball Adds Tulane Transfer Michelle Urquhart

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Tulane transfer Michelle Urquhart will join the University of Iowa volleyball team, it was announced Friday by head coach Jim Barnes.

Urquhart, an outside hitter from Virginia Beach, Virginia, played her first season with the Green Wave before entering the transfer portal.

Urquhart started in 31 of 32 matches in the fall. She recorded 341 kills, 235 digs (2.03 per set), 50 blocks, 27 assists, and led the team in service aces with 41, ranking third in the American Athletic Conference.

Urquhart was a two-year captain and three-year letterwinner as a prep at Kempsville High School. She earned first team All-State, first team All-Region, and Region Player of the Year as a junior. She played club volleyball for the ECVC 18 Black.