Madison Lilley - Volleyball - University of Kentucky Athletics 3


  • position Setter
  • height 5-11
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Overland Park, Kansas
  • High school Blue Valley West

2017 (Freshman): AVCA Second Team All-America … AVCA All-Southeast Region … AVCA Southeast Region Freshman of the Year … SEC Freshman of the Year … All-SEC … SEC All-Freshman Team … Bluejay Invitational All-Tournament Team … Nine-time SEC Setter of the Week … Three-time SEC Player of the Week … Third in the nation and first in the SEC in assists per set at 12.14 … Best freshman setter in the country in assists per set … Totaled 1,445 assists, the second best single season in Kentucky’s 25-point rally scoring era … Added 27 aces, the second highest on the team … Averaged 1.99 digs per set with a total of 237 … Had 71 total blocks, the third highest on the squad … Added 69 kills … Had a team-high 11 double-doubles … Recorded 20 matches with 40 or more assists … Produced 11 matches with 11 or more digs … Helped team hit .302 in the NCAA Tournament with 209 assists … Had 50 or more assists in three postseason matches, including 63 against BYU (12/8) … Added 12 digs against BYU for a double-double … Won SEC Player and Setter of the Week after 65 or more assists against Marquette (9/10), becoming one of three players to have 65+ helpers in a match … Added 65 against Northern Iowa and is the only player in the 25-point rally scoring era to have multiple 65+ assist matches … Won SEC Player of the Week after 52 helpers and 12 digs at Missouri (9/20) and 39 assists against LSU (9/16) … Won SEC Co-Setter of the Week after 35 assists in three sets at Mississippi State (10/1) … Took home third straight SEC Setter of the Week after combined 104 assists against Alabama (10/6) and Auburn (10/8) …. Helped take down No. 1 Florida (10/15) with 52 helpers and 10 digs to earn her SEC Co-Setter of the Week … Won SEC Player of the Week after 48 assists, six digs and two kills in three sets against Tennessee (10/22), setting three-set 25 point rally scoring era individual record … Took home SEC Setter of the Week after 43 assists and eight digs in three sets against Auburn (11/12) … Registered five kills against Georgia (11/17) along with 38 kills helping her garner another SEC Setter of the Week award … Won SEC Setter of the Week honor after 36 assists helped UK clinch SEC Championship at Georgia (11/24).

High School:  Played for Blue Valley West High School and KC Power … Won the Andi Collins Award from PrepVolleyball, which is awarded to the best high school setter in the nation … No. 4 Senior Ace by PrepVolleyball … Under-Armour All-American … National Junior Player of the Year … Two-time Kansas 6A state champion … Kansas Gatorade Player of the Year … Won a 2015 state championship and 2017 club national championship … Four-time member of the USA Volleyball All-Tournament Team and won MVP at Nationals.

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