2010 (Sr.): Earned fourth letter at Ball State . . . played in 22 matches and 61 games . . . earned eight starts . . . limited early in the year due to a preseason injury . . . smashed a season-high 14 kills and posted a career-best five total blocks in the MIVA Tournament semifinal match versus No. 10 Ohio State (4/28) . . . tallied 13 kills and 10 digs for his only double-double of the season at Grand Canyon (3/9) . . . collected a season-high 11 digs versus IPFW (2/25) . . . recorded at least one kill in 17 matches, with five-or-more in 10 outings . . . earned at least one dig in 15 matches, with five-or-more six times.
2009 (Jr.): Earned third letter at Ball State . . . played in 27 matches and 82 games . . . earned 25 starts . . . blasted a career-high 21 kills and tied a career-high with 12 digs for his first career double-double at Loyola (3/14) . . . first collected a career-high 12 digs in a sweep of IPFW (2/27) . . . scored 19 kills at George Mason (3/21), while posting 18 kills at No. 10 Lewis (3/13) . . . smashed double-digit kills in eight matches, while adding at least one kill in 26 outings . . . collected double-figure digs four times . . . hit a career-best .462 (9-3-13) at Carthage (2/21) . . . served up a season-high three aces versus St. Francis (4/18), while collecting a season-best three total blocks on two occasions.
2008 (So.): Earned second letter at Ball State . . . played in 26 matches and 66 games . . . recorded six starts . . . collected season-highs of 12 kills, seven digs and four assists at No. 11 Hawaii (1/4) . . . added 10 kills versus Lewis (4/24) . . . posted a season-best four total blocks (two solo & two assists) at George Mason (2/8), while tying a season-high with seven digs . . . added at least one dig in 20 matches, with four-or-more on eight occasions.
2007 (Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State . . . played in 25 matches and 59 games . . . earned 10 starts . . . smashed a season-high 13 kills vs. Quincy (3/30) . . . collected 10 kills vs. Lewis (2/2) . . . tallied a season-best 11 digs in BSU's come-from-behind win over No. 9 Pacific (3/24) . . . recorded eight digs on two occasions, while posting at least one dig in 14 matches . . . posted a career-high four service aces in the win over the MSOE (1/26).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in volleyball at Marquette . . . two-time first team all-state and all-conference . . . captured team Most Valuable Player, Best Attacker and Best Passer/Digger awards as a junior and senior . . . helped guide team to a 24-7-1 record as a senior, logging 270 kills and 103 digs in 65 games . . . also scored 41 aces, 28 blocks and 19 assists as a senior . . . guided team to a second-place finish in state his junior season, as well as to a conference championship . . . listed in Volleyball Magazine's Fab 50 list . . . played club volleyball for USAVB from 12's to 18's.
PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Gale Sprague . . . has two sisters and one brother . . . majoring in business . . . born Oct. 4, 1987, in Ballwin, Mo.