11 Michelle Frazier






    Middle Hitter
    5-11, Senior-Tr, 3L
    Kingwood, TX
    Kingwood HS

    2000: Preseason selection as the Conference USA Player of the Year on a vote of the league's 12 head coaches...1999: Earned All-District VI honors from the American Volleyball Coaches Association...named the Conference USA Co-Player of the Year on a vote of the league's twelve head coaches...one of only two Cougars to start all 32 matches and play in all 120 games...owns a streak of 75 consecutive matches started since her freshman year...ranked 28th in the nation in blocking with 1.40 per game...led the league in hitting percentage for C-USA matches with a .328 average...also ranked second in C-USA blocks (1.43 per game) and eighth in serving (0.34 aces per game in C-USA only matches)...only player in the league in the top ten for all three of those categories...was named the C-USA Player of the Week (Sept. 20) after recording a triple-double (13 K, 15 D, 10 B) in a win over Auburn...also served 5 aces vs. Auburn to tie for the most by a Cougar in a single match all season...spiked double-figure kills in a match 17 times, including a career-best 20 in a win over LSU...hit for a .300 percentage or better 16 times, including a career-best .688 against NCAA Tournament-bound Loyola-Chicago...was sixth on the team in attack attempts per game (6.61)...steady defender who has averaged at least a block a game in 26 of the team's 32 matches...posted a career-high 17 total blocks in a 3-2 win over Charlotte, recording her second career triple-double (16K, 18D, 17B) ...tied a career high with 4 block solos in a match against No. 10 ranked BYU ...stuffed three solos in a match four other times...averaged 2.54 digs per game against all opponents and 2.86 DPG against the league...recorded 16 matches with double-figure digs, including a season-high 18 digs in the win over Charlotte...tallied 14 digs in back-to-back three-game sweeps (4.67 DPG) of crosstown rival Rice and league foe UAB...had 12 "double-double" matches...served two or more aces in a match 10 times...1998: Second team All-Conference USA...only Cougar to start all 34 matches...appeared in 113 of the team's 117 games...helped make Houston the top blocking team in C-USA and No. 22 blocking team in the nation...was fourth in the league with 1.12 blocks per game...made a season-high 10 blocks in a match against Marquette...posted a career-high four block solos in the season opener against Southwest Texas State...led the team in hitting percentage and ranked 11th in the conference with a .261 average...hit .300 or better in a match 15 times, including a season-best .600 against UAB...averaged a steady 2.88 kills per game against non-conference competition and 2.88 kpg against C-USA foes...spiked a career-high 20 kills in a win over Rice...tallied double-figure kills in a match 11 times...took a season-high 40 swings against Marquette...back row defense improved substantially, making 277 defensive digs...averaged 2.45 digs per game, the fourth-highest total on the team... made a career-high 24 digs in a dramatic 3-2 win over Wyoming...posted double-figure digs in a match 13 times...had eight "double-double" matches... served a team-best 25 aces...served three aces in a 3-0 sweep of rival South Florida...was the only Cougar to record more service aces than service errors ...best all-around match of the season was against elite competition in the NCAA Championship Tournament...spiked 13 kills with no errors in 24 attempts (.542) and made 11 digs with four blocks and a service ace in the first round match of the NCAA's against Sacramento State...1997: Capped off an excellent rookie campaign as the Conference USA Freshman of the Year... third team all-conference selection, the only freshman to earn mention on one of C-USA's top three postseason teams...led the league in blocking with 1.35 stuffs per game, the highest Cougar average in 12 years...finished fifth in the conference in hitting percentage (.276) for all matches and second in the league for C-USA hitting (.312)...increased her blocking average to 1.56 per game when facing conference competition...posted 142 total blocks, the eighth-highest total in school history...totaled 20 block solos...made 28 starts...played in 105 of the team's 117 games (90 %)...stuffed three block solos with 10 block assists in a win over Southern Miss, the highest match totals for a Cougar all year...that performance helped her win C-USA Player of the Week honors (Nov. 3)...posted three solos and five block assists against Cincinnati in the championship match of the C-USA Tournament...skillful attacker who spiked double-figure kills in a match nine times, including 16 against Saint Louis...hit .300 or better in a match 14 times, including a career-best .643 against nationally ranked UCLA for the highest match percentage by a Cougar all year...recorded 10 kills in three games against UCLA...1996: Attended the University of Florida on a volleyball scholarship...redshirted her freshman season...High School/Club Volleyball: Club player for the Texas Elite... coached by Ray Dautrive...multi-sport letterwinner at Kingwood High School who was voted the Most Athletic Senior in 1996...earned first team all-District 21-5A and second team all-Greater Houston honors in volleyball in 1995... helped Kingwood win two district titles and reach the final four of the 1994 state playoffs...coached in HS volleyball by Krista Malstrom...also participated in basketball, earning all-district honors in 1994 and '95 as the team's leading scorer and rebounder...regional qualifier for the state championships in track & field in both the high jump and shot put...excellent student, graduating in the top 10 percent of her class...member of the advanced honors program and National Honor Society... scored a 1370 on the SAT...Personal: Born June 15, 1978, in Lakenheath, England...mother is Stephanie Freeman... brother, Steve Frazier, plays football at Michigan...biology major...favorite hobbies are playing beach volleyball, going to the movies and shopping... chose UH because "it's a great program close to home."

    Career Statistics
    Year  MP/GP   K   E   TA   Pct. Ast SA Digs BS BA  TB
    1997  32/105  237 83  558  .276 9   2  90   20 122 142
    1998  34/113  326 116 805  .261 19  25 277  18 109 127
    1999  32/120  319 96  793  .281 16  33 305  29 139 168
    Totals 98/338 882 295 2156 .272 44  60 672  67 370 437

    NCAA Tournament Statistics Year MP/GP K E TA Pct. Ast SA Digs BS BA TB 1997 1/3 5 4 16 .063 2 0 1 2 1 3 1998 1/3 13 0 24 .542 2 1 11 0 4 4 1999 1/3 5 1 18 .222 0 0 4 0 5 5 Totals 3/9 23 5 58 .310 4 1 16 2 10 12

    Match Highs Kills: 20 (1998, 99) Attempts: 41 (1999) Hitting: .688 (1999) Digs: 24 (1998) Aces: 5 (1999) Blocks: 17 (1999)

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