- - Three-Time All-MIVA Second Team Selection (2010, 2009 and 2008)
- - AVCA National Player of the Week and MIVA Offensive Player of the Week (April 26, 2010)
- - Three-Time MIVA Player of the Week (March 9, 2009, Jan. 29, 2008 and April 16, 2007)
- - Finished his career ranked fourth in program history with 4,103 career assists, while his 11.21 career assists-per-game average ranked fifth in BSU annals. His 1291 assists in 2010 rank 16th on BSU's single-season chart.
- - One of the top servers in program history, ranking eighth in career aces (103) and sixth in career aces-per-game average (0.28). His 45 aces and 0.45 aces-per-game average in 2009 tie for sixth on BSU's all-time charts.
- - His 366 career games played rank 14th in program history, while his 267 career block assists are 17th.
- - Posted five aces in four matches, which ties as the 18th-best single-match total in program history.
2010 (Sr.): Earned fourth letter at Ball State . . . Second Team All-MIVA . . . Academic All-MIVA . . . Preseason All-MIVA . . . started all 30 matches, playing in 110 of a possible 111 sets . . . named AVCA National Player of the Week and MIVA Offensive Player of the Week (4/26) after leading BSU to a .330 hitting percentage in its MIVA Tournament quarterfinal victory over IPFW (4/24) . . . handed out a season-high 62 assists versus Rutgers-Newark (1/30) . . . dished out double-figure assists in all 30 matches, with 40-or-more on 18 occasions . . . posted a career-best 14 digs versus Lewis (2/26), two matches after logging a then-career-high 12 digs at St. Francis (2/20) . . . also served up a career-high five aces at St. Francis . . . added 10 digs at George Mason (3/19) to finish the season with three assist/dig double-doubles . . . blasted a season-high five kills at Lewis (4/6) . . . recorded at least one block in 29 matches, with three-or-more 15 ties . . . posted a season-best six block assists at IPFW (2/25).
2009 (Jr.): Earned third letter at Ball State . . . Second Team All-MIVA . . . Academic All-MIVA . . . played in and started 27 matches . . . played in a team-high 100 games . . . named MIVA Player of the Week (3/9) . . . dished out a season-high 61 assists, while adding a season-high 11 digs at Loyola (3/14) . . . tied a career-high with seven block assists in three matches . . . blasted a season-high six kills at St. Francis (1/24) . . . served up a career-high five aces on three occasions, with the first coming at Carthage (2/21) . . . ranked second in the league with a 0.45 aces-per-game average, while ranking eighth in blocking (1.00) . . . handed out double-figure assists in all 27 matches, with 40-or-more on 16 occasions . . . recorded at least one block in all 27 matches, with five-or-more on nine occasions.
2008 (So.): Earned second letter at Ball State . . . Second Team All-MIVA . . . played in 30 matches and tied for team-high honors in games played (106) . . . recorded 28 starts . . . named MIVA Player of the Week (1/29) . . . posted career-highs for assists (75), block assists (7) and total blocks (10) versus IPFW (3/21) . . . also collected seven block assists at Pacific (2/1) and at No. 14 George Mason (2/8) . . . smashed a career-high seven kills at No. 7 Stanford (2/2) . . . collected a season-best 11 digs versus No. 8 Ohio State (2/15) . . . dished out double-digit assists in all 30 matches, with 40-or-more on 18 occasions.
2007 (Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State . . . played in 20 matches and 50 games . . . earned seven starts . . . dished out a season-high 47 assists in two matches, including BSU's win over No. 6 Ohio State (4/13) . . . earned MIVA Player of the Week (4/16) . . . scored 47 assists versus St. Francis (1/13), while adding season-highs of four kills and eight digs . . . set the final three games in the win over No. 9 Pacific (3/24), handing out 31 assists . . . logged double-figure assists in 11 matches, with 30-or-more six times.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned two letters in volleyball and one in basketball at Shorewood . . . first team all-conference and all-state honorable mention as a senior . . . second team all-conference as a junior . . . helped guide team to a 22-8 record his senior year, including a sectional championship and a state semi-final run . . . played in 101 games while handing out 815 assists as a senior . . . also scored 135 digs, 51 kills, 50 blocks and 47 aces his senior season . . . guided his 16's club team to a third-place finish at nationals.
PERSONAL: Son of Thomas and Torrie Pheister . . . has two sisters and one brother . . . majoring in philosophy . . . owns a 3.06 grade-point average on Ball State's 4.0 scale . . . born April 30, 1988, in Shorewood, Wis.