Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#1 - Jill Meyer
2006-07 Volleyball
POS.
RS
HT.
5'10"
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Crystal Lake, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
South
Jill Meyer

2007: Appeared in 32 matches for the Crusaders, stepping on the floor for 121 games ... averaged 2.20 kills/game and 0.42 blocks/game in the first regular playing time of her career ... reached double figures in kills 11 times on the year ... kicked off season with strong performance against Miami Aug. 24, hitting .389 with eight kills ... represented the Crusaders on the All-Tournament Team at the Western New York Invitational ... picked up 30 kills over the tournament's three matches while hitting at a .306 clip ... tallied career-best five blocks in Valpo's Horizon League debut versus UIC Sept. 21 ... helped Crusaders to sweep of Loyola Sept. 22 with a then-career high 15 kills ... posted 13 kills in win at Wright State Sept. 27 ... registered a career-best 16 terminations to go along with four blocks in victory at Green Bay Oct. 6 ... posted at least ten kills in three straight matches starting with the win over the Phoenix ... stepped up for Valpo in the Horizon League Championship ... tallied ten kills in Crusaders' quarterfinal win over Butler Nov. 16 ... stood out on the right side to help Valpo take down host Milwaukee Nov. 17, posting 13 kills with a .407 hitting percentage ... a member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll for both the fall and spring semesters.

2006: Played in 23 matches for the Crusaders, appearing in 36 games ... totaled 38 kills and 16 blocks on the season ... tallied five kills at Iowa State Sept. 8 while hitting at a .444 clip ... picked up three markers Sept. 16 at Western Carolina ... matched career high with seven kills Oct. 7 at UMKC, hitting .294 while also setting a career best with four blocks ... matched her career high in blocks in her very next match, Oct. 14 versus Chicago State ... also picked up four kills against the Cougars ... a Mid-Con All-Academic Team member ... named to the Mid-Con Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence.

2005: Appeared in 23 games and 12 matches as a freshman ... named to Academic All-Mid-Continent Conference team ... had at least three kills in 10 of 12 matches ... totalled 14 kills and four blocks over three matches at the Blue Demon Invitational, Sept. 2-3 ... picked up four kills in first career match, helping Crusaders to win over Evansville, Sept. 2 ... added three more kills later that day against Chicago State ... set a career-high with seven kills and two blocks Sept. 3 at DePaul ... posted three kills and career-high three digs Sept. 10 against Drake as part of the Popcorn Classic ... saw action in one game against #11 UCLA on Sept. 16, putting down four kills on only eight attacks ... added three kills on four attacks at UMKC, Sept. 23 ... matched career-high with seven kills and two blocks to go along with a new career-high in assists (4) Oct. 15 at Centenary ... racked up three kills Oct. 29 at Chicago State.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Gators ... led team to Fox Valley Conference Championship as a senior ... earned First Team All-Conference honors in 2004 and was named to All-Fox Valley Area team ... awarded Second Team All-Area recognition from the Chicago Sun Times as a senior ... also picked up Honorable Mention All-Area accolades from the Northwest Herald ... picked up Academic All-Fox Valley Conference honors ... also lettered in basketball and track and field ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Jill is the daughter of Ken and Margie Meyer ... majors are art history and public relations ... named to Dean's List and has earned Presidential Honors each semester at Valpo ... born October 10, 1986.

M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 5th/17 (20)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 9th/18 (12)
M Tennis Valpo 5 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 11 Detroit 2
Baseball Youngstown State 7 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 11 Valpo 10
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (48)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (60.50)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 12 3rd/6 (335); 4th/6 (350)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 12 t-7th/13 (588)
M Soccer St. Joseph's College Eastgate Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Youngstown State 1 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 13
Softball Cleveland State 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 2
Volleyball Western Michigan/Butler/Eastern Michigan ARC
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo
Softball Cleveland State 4 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 6
Baseball Youngstown State 12 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 4
W Tennis Valpo 1 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Detroit 6
M Soccer Benedictine Brown Field
Apr 12, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Haitian National Team Brown Field
Apr 12, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Ohio Northern Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 5:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana