University of Iowa Athletics
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#5 Meghan Buzzerio

Height 6-2
Class RS Jr.
Hometown Chino Hills, Calif.
High School Chino Hills
Previous School Arizona

2019 as a redshirt senior

  • Appeared in eight matches. Season cut short due to injury.
  • Recorded 119 kills with seven aces and 51 digs.
  • Amassed a career-high 25 kills in a win over Wyoming on Sept. 13.

2018 as a redshirt junior

  • Appeared in every match with 18 starts
  • Tallied a career-high 16 kills against SMU on Aug. 25
  • Notched 11 kills, three digs, and two blocks against Lipscomb on Aug. 25
  • Tallied five digs and a kill against No. 13 Washington on Aug. 31
  • Contributed two kills against No. 21 Colorado on Sept. 1
  • Contributed 10 kills vs. #3 Minnesota
  • Recorded 8 dig vs. #7 Penn State
  • Recorded 5 kills against No.6 Nebraska
  • Registered 12 kills and 10 digs against Michigan State
  • Set a career high with 22 kills vs. Indiana
  • Tallied 15 kills vs. No.12 Purdue
  • Set a career high with 23 kills vs. Maryland
  • Notched 16 kills vs. Ohio State

2017 as a Redshirt Sophomore

  • Appeared in 21 matches
  • Registered 72 digs, 54 kills, and seven blocks
  • Had 11 kills, 22 digs, four assists, and two aces in Big Ten play
  • Had four kills and three digs at Ohio State on Nov. 18
  • Racked up a double-double with 10 kills and 12 digs against Coastal Carolina on Sept. 2
  • Amassed three blocks against Coastal Carolina on Sept. 2
  • Chipped in seven digs and a personal-best 15 digs against Coastal Carolina on Sept. 1

2016 as a Redshirt Freshman

  • Appeared in all 32 matches
  • Had 255 kills over 109 sets for 2.34 kills per set
  • Registered 187 digs, 25 blocks and 20 service aces
  • Racked up 158 kills, 112 digs, 15 blocks and 14 service aces in Big Ten play
  • Tallied 10 kills against No. 14 Michigan State on Nov. 26
  • Had a personal-best five service aces in win over Rutgers on Nov. 16
  • Chipped in 10 kills against Rutgers
  • Collected 11 kills and nine digs at Purdue on Nov. 12
  • Led the team with 10 kills at No. 1 Nebraska on Nov. 9
  • Amassed five kills at No. 11 Penn State on Nov. 5
  • Tallied six kills and a block at Rutgers on Nov. 4
  • Had her second double-double of the season with 11 kills and 10 digs against No. 24 Illinois on Oct. 29
  • Tied a career-best 10 digs against No. 4 Wisconsin on Oct. 22
  • Collected 11 kills against No. 3 Minnesota on Oct. 22
  • Had a team-high 12 kills and a .333 hitting percentage at Maryland on Oct. 14
  • Led the team with 13 kills and registered nine digs in Iowa’s upset win over No. 17 Purdue
  • Hit .375 with 11 kills in Iowa’s win at Northwestern
  • Posted nine kills and seven digs against Michigan
  • Named to the 2016 Iowa Invitational All-Tournament Team
  • Hit .248 with 10 kills in Iowa’s win over South Dakota
  • Tied career high with two aces against Montana
  • Posted three kills and eight digs in Iowa’s 3-0 win over NDSU
  • Racked up a team-high 14 kills against Butler on Sept. 3
  • Registered first career double-double with 11 digs and 10 kills against Western Illinois on Sept. 2
  • Recorded 12 kills in Iowa’s 3-1 win vs. Loyola- Chicago on Aug. 27 and Iowa’s 3-0 win at Northern Illinois on Aug. 28
  • Led team with 10 digs in Iowa’s 3-0 win vs. DePaul on Aug. 27
  • Named to NIU Invitational All-Tournament Team

High School

  • Ranked 96th on PrepVolleyball.com’s Senior Aces list
  • Four-year letterwinner at Chino Hills High School under her head coach Dana Buzzerio
  • Three-time first team all-conference honoree
  • Named league MVP as a junior
  • Earned first-team All-CIF honors as a junior and senior
  • Competed for Coast Volleyball Club under head coach Kass McInteer
  • Helped her team to a third-place finish at nationals during her senior season

Personal

  • Born May 14, 1997
  • Daughter of Anthony and Dana Buzzerio
  • Father played water polo at Cal State University-Los Angeles
  • Mother played volleyball at UC Irvine
  • Has three siblings, Brooke, Courtney, and Paige