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Northwest Bearcats

Laira Akin

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Laira Akin

Setter

Height6-0
ClassSenior
HometownBlue Springs, Mo.
High SchoolBlue Springs
Previous SchoolMarquette University
MajorGeographic Info. Systems

2011

Named all-MIAA second team ... finished her career at Northwest with her third consecutive season of over 1,000 assists ... finished her career third all-time with 3,600 assists ... averaged of 10.07 assists per set ... tallied 301 digs in her senior season ... finished with 773 career digs ... was a three-time all-MIAA honoree

2010

Was a third-team all-MIAA performer ... was third in the league averaging 9.93 assists per set ... her 1,097 assists accounted for 89 percent of Northwest's season output ... was third on the squad in digs (206), blocks (60) and aces (27) ... Akin set a career-high 59 assists in Northwest's come-from-behind win over Pittsburg State despite going down with an injury twice in the match (10/29 ... was named MIAA Player of the Week on Sept. 27

 

2009

Earned All-MIAA honorable mention ... played in 35 of 36 matches and earned 33 starts at setter ... led Northwest and ranked seventh in the MIAA with 1,272 assists ... also led the team with 30 service aces, finished third with 255 digs and fourth with 99 blocks ... led the team in service ace/error ratio (15:11) ... had 50 or more assists three times including a season-best 51 at Missouri Western (11/11) ... had seven double-digit digs games including a season-high 22 at Southwest Baptist (10/31) ... had four aces at Christian Brothers (8/29) ... had five blocks vs. West Texas A&M (10/3) ... was named to Northwest's Comfort INNvitational All-Tournament Team after averaging 11 assists per game

 

Personal Bio

Daughter of David and Tina Akin

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2009 131-35 60 0.46 19 187 .219 1260 9.62 30 0.23 22 255 1.95 0 6 61 67 0.51 3 44
2010 110-30 61 0.55 22 206 .189 1097 9.97 27 0.25 34 217 1.97 0 5 56 61 0.55 8 25
2011 117-31 80 0.68 27 265 .200 1243 10.62 26 0.22 26 301 2.57 0 1 38 39 0.33 1 10
Total 358-96 201 0.56 68 658 .203 3600 10.07 83 0.23 82 773 2.16 0 12 155 167 0.46 12 79