#10 Mary Ochmanek
Position: Outside Hitter/Libero
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wyandotte, Mich.
High School: Gabriel Richard HS
Mary Ochmanek
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Release: 09/03/2006

2005: Played in all 27 matches and 95 total games, making 24 starts … tallied a career-high 13 kills at Eastern Michigan (11/4) … recorded double-digit kills in six matches … also hit double-figures in digs six times … notched two double-doubles with 10 kills and 15 digs versus North Dakota State (9/17) and 12 kills with 17 digs at Northern Illinois (9/24) … served a career-best six aces against Oakland (9/6) … had four solo blocks and 36 assists for 40 total rejections … averaged 1.46 kills and 2.17 digs per game.

2004: Played in all 30 matches and 94 total games while making 15 starts … moved to an outside hitter after playing defensive specialist as a freshman … tallied 47 kills and 147 digs for per game averages of 0.50 kills and 1.56 digs … notched 11 kills and nine digs against Eastern Michigan (9/22) … tallied three total blocks against Louisiana-Lafayette (9/10) en route to 10 points … posted a season-high 11 digs at Eastern Michigan (10/2).

2003: Played in all 31 matches, including 116 games ... used as a back row player ... had three double-digit dig outings, including 15 at Akron (9/26) ... posted three service aces in four different matches, including a string of three straight contests ... notched four assists against Xavier (9/6).

High School: Team captain ... second team all-state ... holds school record for most games played (128) and most digs (575) in a single season ... all-region and all-league ... All-Downriver Dream Team ... member of the National Honor Society ... ranked 11th academically in her class.

Personal: Born Mary Irene Ochmanek on November 16, 1985 ... nicknames are Mo, Ochie, Mar, and Moski … parents are Doug and Denise Ochmanek ... majoring in accounting and minoring in marketing … carries a team-high 3.92 grade point average ... lists Isiah Thomas as sports hero and mom and dad as non-sports heroes … favorites include: movie, In Her Shoes; CD, Billy Joel’s Greatest Hits; food, pineapple; book, The Pact; Web site,; TV shows, American Idol and Boy Meets World.