Will serve as team co-captain in 2003, along with junior Caitlin Machon ... very good all-around player ... can play anywhere on the court ... may play in the middle at times this season ... best blocker on the team ... joins Machon as the only Black Knights with more than 200 career games played.
2002: Selected to the Patriot League's Academic Honor Roll ... finished second on the team with 49 service aces and third in the Patriot League in aces per game (0.45) ... one of three Black Knights to see time in all 31 matches ... registered .857 hitting percentage in match at American ... also hit above the .800 mark versus Marist ... recorded a season-high 11 kills versus Colgate ... posted seven double-digit dig totals ... collected 12 digs in back-to-back matches versus American and at Lafayette ... registered a season-high seven block assists during Army's record breaking block attack at Bucknell ... rifled over two service aces in Patriot League Tournament match versus Eagles ... finished tied for second (Martha Brabec) on the team with 67 block assists.
2001: Enjoyed memorable outing against Siena, collecting two kills, nine digs, three aces and three blocks ... next best effort came against Lafayette ... tallied one kill, one ace, two assists, eight digs and two blocks versus Leopards ... managed a season-high three kills versus Boston College ... passed for season-best three assists in three-game win over Holy Cross.
2000: Appeared in 25 matches, playing in a total of 60 games -- third highest among freshmen that year ... accumulated a total of 32 kills, 55 digs and 13 assists her first year at West Point ... her 13 assists were the team high among freshmen ... her seven kills against Albany Oct. 3 were a season high ... recorded a season-high 10 digs against Fairleigh Dickinson in her second collegiate match ... registered a season-high five blocks and had three kills at arch-rival Navy Oct. 13 ... had four service aces at Columbia Oct. 17 ... chipped in eight digs and three blocks in a key victory over Lehigh Oct. 20.
Prior to Army: All-league and all-state as a senior ... academic all-state in both basketball and volleyball ... captained both the basketball and volleyball teams her senior seasons ... earned three letters in track and field.
Personal: Erin Linda Kennedy ... born Oct. 24, 1981 ... daughter of Robert and Carol Kennedy ... one sister, Katie (19) ... majoring in Civil Engineering.