Cyndi Norman

#6 Cyndi Norman

Pos. S
Ht. 5'9"
Yr. Jr.
Hometown Minooka, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Minooka

2002: Saw action in 115 of Valpo's 116 games ... named to the Mid-Continent Conference First Team ... earned Mid-Con Player of the Week honors on September 23 ... Most Valuable Player of the Crusader Classic ... named to the Georgetown Classic All-Tournament Team ... ranked second in the Mid-Con with 10.82 assists per game (1,244 total assists) ... dished out a career-high 67 assists at Indiana State ... posted six 50-assist matches ... tallied eight kills and hit .667 against Jacksonville ... tallied 21 digs at Indiana State ... registered 19 double-figure dig matches ... named team's Most Valuable Player ... a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2001: Saw action in all 101 games for the Brown and Gold ... named to the Mid-Continent Conference First Team ... selected as Mid-Con Player of the Week on Nov. 5 after helping Valpo to victories over Oral Roberts and UMKC ... recorded a season-high nine kills while hitting .529 against the Kangaroos ... led the Mid-Con in assists (1,152) and assists per game (11.41) ... finished the season 10th in the conference in digs per game with 2.54 ... dished out a season high 60 assists against James Madison ... tallied 18 digs against Purdue ... recorded a career high five blocks against Illinois-Chicago ... team captain ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2000: Played in 112 games for the Crusaders during her freshman campaign ... led Valpo with 1,091 assists and finished sixth in the Mid-Con in assists per game (9.74) ... recorded 26 service aces and tallied 36 blocks (2 solo/34 assists) ... named Mid-Con Player of the Week after recording a triple-double (11 kills, 47 assists, 16 digs) while helping the Crusaders clinch a spot in the Mid-Con Tournament at Western Illinois ... also hit .917 (11-0-12) in the match against WIU ... recorded a season-high 55 assists against Youngstown State.

Prep: Four-year varsity starter and letterwinner at Minooka High School ... three-time All-Conference and All-Area selection ... an All-State selection during her senior campaign ... set the school record for assists during her junior and senior seasons ... high school team made it to the Elite Eight of the Illinois State High School Tournament.

Personal: Cyndi is the daughter of Jim and Kathi Norman ... major is biology and psychology ... born December 20, 1981.