Marina Medic
    Marina Medic


    Gold Coast, Australia

    High School:
    North Royalton


    Middle Blocker


    Updated August 24, 2009

    Very talented athlete that is a natural in the SIU system with her one-foot attack approach • enters her senior season with two full years of experience on the court • also adds a good jump serve to the set.

    As a junior played in 24 matches, started 18, seeing action in 66 sets • third on the team hitting .217 on the season • averaged 1.48 kills and 0.82 blocks per set • finished with 98 kills, 54 total blocks and 19 digs • ranked 12th in the Missouri Valley Conference in blocks per set (0.87) • recorded a season-high 10 kills at Ball State (Sep. 5) and 7.0 total blocks at Missouri State (Nov. 8).

    • MSU All-Tournament MVP
    • Saluki Invitational MVP
    Saw action in all 31 matches, playing in 105 sets • third on the team with 2.55 kills per set and 268 total kills • second on the team with a .282 hitting percentage • first on the team with 132 total blocks, 1.26 blocks per set, third in the Missouri Valley Conference • her 113 block assists ranks third all-time for block assists in a season • recorded a career-high 19 kills twice and 13 total blocks against Bradley (Nov. 9) • her 10 block assists against Bradley (Nov. 9) ranks fifth all-time at SIU.

    Played in 14 matches, starting one mainly in a utility role • saw action in 21 sets • finished with five kills, eight digs and nine block assists • recorded a season-high two kills at Missouri State (Nov. 4) • posted a season-best three blocks against New Orleans (Sep. 1).

    High School
    Four-time all-conference performer in volleyball • named all-district as a sophomore, junior and senior • was named team MVP and played in high school all-star game as a senior • combined four-year volleyball record 66-27 • also earned All-Ohio honors in the high jump on the track team.

    High School • North Royalton
    Club Team • Mavericks
    A pre-med major • born on May 26, 1988 in Zadar, Croatia • has one sister, Natasha (14) • daughter of Marko and Elizabeta Medic.