SAN DIEGO STATE 2011
Played in every set as the Aztecs' starting libero ... Her 459 digs rank as the seventh-most in a season ever by an SDSU player ... Ranks fourth in career digs with 1,365 ... Finished third in the mountain W3est in digs in all matches at 4.33 per set ... In league contest ranked third at 4.65 dig per set ... Her season-high of 32 digs against New Mexico on Nov. 3 tied her SDSU career best ... Finished in double figures in digs in 26 of 28 matches ... Tied a career high with four service aces at San Diego on Oct. 18 .. Led the Aztecs in aces with a total of 27 on the year ... Was seventh in the Mountain West in aces in all matches with an average of 0.25 per set ... In conference contests ranked fourth at 0.31 aces per set ... Recorded two or more aces in a match on 10 occasions ... Season-high six assists vs. Colorado State on Oct. 2 ... Member of the Mountain West all-Academic Team and was also honored as an SDSU Scholar-Athlete.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2010
One of only two players (along with setter Johnna Fouch) to appear in every set for the Aztecs during the 2010 campaign ... Recorded 433 digs, a figure that ranks eighth on the SDSU single-season chart ... Her average of 3.70 digs in all matches was fourth-best in the Mountain West ... Matched that average on conference contests to rank sixth in league games only ... Set career highs with four service aces and four points vs. Northern Colorado on Aug. 28 ... Had a career-best 32 digs in win at Brigham young (Nov. 6) ... Reached double figures in digs in 26 of SDSU's 32 matches ... Over the final eight matches of the season averaged 4.37 digs per set ... Her 61 assists were second on the squad ... Named to the Mountain West All-Academic team for the second straight season ... Also honored as an SDSU Scholar-Athlete.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2009
Played every game as the Aztecs' libero ... Reached the 20-dig mark in eight matches including three straight in mid-September ... Career-high 29 digs in final match of the season at UC Santa Barbara (Nov. 24) ... The 29 digs were the most by a Mountain West Conference player during the 2009 season ... Also had 27 digs in matches against Rice (Sept. 4) and Wyoming (Oct. 10) ... Finished third in the MWC overall stats with an average of 4.11 digs per set ... In league play, was also third at 4.19 dps ... Averaged 5.23 digs over the final three matches of the year (vs. Utah, BYU, UC Santa Barbara) ... Recorded double figures in digs in 25 of 29 matches ... Named to the MWC all-academic team.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2008
Redshirted as a true freshman ... Recognized as an Aztec scholar-athlete (3.2 gpa or above) during the spring semester.
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Notre Dame Academy in West Los Angeles, Calif. ... Coached there by James Ka ... A first-team all-Sunshine League selection as a junior and senior ... Second team all-league honoree as a sophomore ... Selected team captain during her senior season ... Notre Dame won CIF championship her sophomore season ... Earned scholar-athlete recognition all four years of high school.
Played for the Sports Shack volleyball club 18s during her junior and senior years of high school ... Team placed second at the prestigious Reno Volleyball Festival tournament in 2008 after a sixth-place finish in 2007 ... Member of the X Volleyball club the previous three years ... Competed for the X-14s as an eighth grader and moved up to the X-18s as a prep freshman and sophomore.
Kristi Ann Jackels was born Feb. 13, 1990, in Beverly Hills, Calif. ... Daughter of John and Kathy Jackels ... Sister, Katie, played libero at Arizona during the 2005, 2006 and 2007 seasons ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Enjoys beach volleyball, snowboarding, relaxing and spending time with family and friends ... Undeclared major at San Diego State.