University of Iowa Athletics

#14 Megan Eskew

Height 5-9
Class Sr.
Hometown Schererville, Ind.
High School Marist
Megan Eskew - Volleyball - University of Iowa Athletics

2011 as a Senior… team captain… Academic All-Big Ten… one of three Hawkeyes to start every match (Dailey, Yeager)… earned all-tournament honors at the Iowa State Challenge… 10 double-doubles on the season… career high 19 kills vs. Oakland (9/10)… recorded 17 digs vs. Saint Louis (8/27)… career-high three aces vs. Marquette (8/27)… recorded 16 kills and nine digs vs. St. John’s (9/17)… recorded nine kills and 11 digs against Ohio State (9/23)… recorded five kills and 11 digs against Penn State (9/24)… recorded nine kills and 17 digs vs. Indiana (10/7)… recorded 10 kills and seven digs vs. Purdue (11/7)… recorded four kills, eight digs and two service aces at Minnesota (10/14)… recorded team-high seven kills and picked up 11 digs vs. Northwestern (10/22)… recorded a double-double with 15 kills and 10 digs at Penn State (10/28)… recorded 10 kills and a career-high 19 digs vs. Michigan (11/5)… matched her career-high with 19 digs at Purdue (11/10)… recorded 11 kills and 13 digs at Indiana (11/12)… recorded 14 kills, 13 digs and three blocks vs. Minnesota (11/19)… recorded 14 kills with eight digs vs. Nebraska (11/22)… letterwinner.

2010 as a Junior… Academic All-Big Ten… team captain… one of three Hawkeyes to start every match… led the team with 800 total attacks… ranked third on the team with 208 kills… picked up 212 digs, the second highest total on the team… named to the Hawkeye Challenge All-Tournament Team… recorded a career-high 59 attacks and matched a career best with 16 kills at Creighton (9/4)… recorded five kills and a team-high 13 digs vs. Minnesota… recorded six kills and seven digs at Penn State (10/16)… picked up her fourth double-double of the season with 12 kills and 13 digs vs. Wisconsin (10/22)… picked up 11 kills and six digs vs. Illinois (10/23)… recorded her fifth double-double of the season with 12 kills and 11 digs at Minnesota (10/27)… matched her career high with three kills vs. Michigan State (11/12)… recorded five kills and five digs in 3-1 win vs. No. 16 Michigan… recorded nine kills, 11 digs and two blocks at Illinois (11/19)… recorded nine kills and eight digs vs. Ohio State (11/27)… letterwinner.

2009 as a Junior… Academic all-Big Ten… redshirted after suffering offseason ACL injury.

2008 as a Sophomore… Academic all-Big Ten… saw action in 12 matches and 20 sets…finished season with three kills, four service aces and 32 digs… season-high 14 digs vs. Western Kentucky (Aug. 30).

2007 as a Freshman… Played in all 31 matches with 23 starts… named MVP of the Hawkeye-Holiday Inn Challenge after recording 15 kills and a career-high .464 hitting percentage against the College of Charleston (Sept. 15)… tallied double-digit kills in seven matches and double-digit digs in six matches… career-high 16 kills and 16 digs against LSU (Sept. 8)… fourth on the team with 163 kills… second on the team with 233 digs.

High School… Three-time all-area selection… two-time all-conference pick… named second team all-state by the Chicago Sun-Times and third team all-state by the Chicago Tribune… led her high school team to two-straight conference titles and an Indiana class 4-A Elite 8 finish in 2004… high school team was the 2005 Illinois AA regional champions and sectional runner-up… played for the Celtic Force Volleyball Club… captain of the USAVB 15 open all-American team that won the national championship.

Personal… Born 9/17/88… parents are Bob Eskew and Christine Koktsidis… has one brother, Matthew… pursuing a masters degree.

Personal Bests
Kills: 19 vs. Oakland, Sept. 10, 2011
TA: 59 vs. Creighton, Sept. 4, 2010
Attack %: .464 vs. College of Charleston, Sept. 15, 2007
Assists: 3, five times, last vs. Marquette, Aug. 27, 2011
Aces: 2, three times, last vs. Northwestern, Oct. 30, 2010
Digs: 19, two times, last vs. Purdue, Nov. 10, 2011
Solo Blocks: 2 vs. Michigan State, Nov. 12, 2010
Total Blocks: 3, four times, last vs. Nebraska, Nov. 23, 2011