Courtney Thompson

At Washington

‣ The 2005 Honda Award winner for volleyball; Honda Award finalist in 2006
‣ A three-time, first-team AVCA All-America selection in four years
‣ Led the Huskies to the 2005 NCAA Championship, and to the national semifinals in both 2004 and 2006
‣ Set the NCAA career record with 14.56 assists per game, while her 6,552 career assists were a Pac-10 record and ranked No. 3 in NCAA history at the end of her career
‣ Led the nation in assists per game in 2005 and 2006 and led the Huskies to the top hitting percentage (.338) in the country in 2006
‣ In her four seasons at UW, the Huskies were 112-18 (including 32-1 in 2005) and won two Pac-10 championships
‣ Named the Setter of the Year in 2005 and 2006
‣ Named to Pac-10 All-Freshman team in 2003 and first-team All-Pac-10 the following three years
‣ Twice named first-team Academic All-Pac-10 (and one other time, earned second-team honors) and was a second-team Academic All-America selection in 2006

Prior to and After Washington

‣ Played for the United States National Team from 2007 through 2016
‣ Two-time Olympic medalist, winning the silver medal in London in 2012 and the bronze in Rio de Janeiro in 2016
‣ Won a gold medal at the 2014 World Championships
‣ Also won two golds and a silver in FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix tournaments, as well as a bronze at the 2011 Pan American Games
‣ Her jersey (#3) was retired by the UW in 2013
‣ At Kentlake High, won three state titles and was class valedictorian