Hometown: Grundy Center, Iowa
Previous School: Grundy Center HS
2009: Midwest Collegiate Conference Setter of the Week on October 5 and October 26...All-tournament team performer at the Grinnell and Ashford Tournaments...Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete...Academic all-MCC...Started all of Penn's games as the setter...Tallied 1,092 assists and 383 digs...Also had 25 kills, 40 aces, and 22 blocks (all assists)...Recorded a season-best 49 assists against Iowa Wesleyan on 10/14...Posted 16 double-digit dig performances...Tallied a season-high 17 digs against Grinnell on 9/26.
2008: Academic all-Midwest Collegiate Conference...Played in 152 games, starting 12 of Penn's matches...Tallied 103 assists and 410 digs...Also had eight kills, three aces, and one block...Recorded a season-best 50 assists against Sioux Falls on 8/30...Posted 20 double-digit dig performances...Tallied a season-high 22 digs against Illinois-Springfield on 8/30.
2007: Played in 22 games...Tallied 74 assists, two aces, and 25 digs...Recorded a season-best 34 assists against Culver-Stockton on 9/13...Had both of her aces and a season-high eight digs in that match as well.
High School: Two-time all-conference player at Grundy Center HS...Also earned all-district laurels as a senior...Also participated in basketball, softball, and track...On the hardwood, was an all-conference player and captain twice...Four-time all-conference player in softball as well as three-time honoree in track...Participated at the state track meet as a junior and senior...Strong in the classroom, earning numerous academic all-conference honors in all sports.
Personal: Daughter of Dean Pettit and Nancy Pettit...Born September 8, 1988...Major is pre-professional biology.