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Adrianna Culbert

  • height 5-10
  • class Fifth Year
  • Hometown Delton, Mich.
  • High school Delton-Kellogg
  • height 5-10
  • class Fifth Year
  • Hometown Delton, Mich.
  • High school Delton-Kellogg

Adrianna Culbert Bio


  • Colorado Sports Hall of Fame Female Collegiate Athlete of the Year (2015)
  • Mile High Sports College Athlete of the Year (2015)
  • Mountain West Player of the Year (2015)
  • All-Mountain West (2013, 2014, 2015)
  • AVCA All-America Third Team (2015)
  • AVCA All-America Honorable Mention (2013, 2014)
  • AVCA All-Pacific North Region (2013, 2014, 2015)
  • Academic All-Mountain West (2012, 2013)
  • espnW National Player of the Week (Oct. 15, 2014; Oct. 28, 2015)
  • 2017

  • Spent her first and only season with the team at the top of the team’s lineup, going 24-14 overall with 16 wins at the number one pairing and seven at the number two spot.
  • Her 24 wins are the fourth-most in a single season in program history, and are the most ever by a Gamecock senior.
  • Had an 8-7 record against opponents ranked in the AVCA Top 15 team poll.
  • Led the team in blocks
  • Qualified for the USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Pairs Championship, where she and teammate Katie Smith advanced to the round of 16

  • Played four seasons at Colorado State, where she started her career as an outside hitter but moved to setter in a 6-2 offense in her senior year.
  • Three-time All-Conference honoree, highlighted by winning the Mountain West Player of the Year honors in 2015 after surpassing 250 kills, 250 digs and 500 assists in a single season.
  • She set the CSU and Mountain West career and single-season records for triple-doubles with eight in 2015.
  • Earned the Virginia K. Frank Award, given each year to the top female athlete at Colorado State.

  • A four-year letterwinner, was a finalist for Michigan’s Miss Volleyball
  • Named first-team all-state three times
  • Also lettered in basketball and track each year of high school
  • Volleyball Conference champions (2009, 2010)
  • Named to Honorable Mention for the All-County Volleyball Team (2011)
  • Named USAV Carolina Region Jr. Beach Tour 1st-Place 18U (2013).

  • Daughter of Sam and Carla Culbert
  • Three of her siblings currently compete or have competed in college athletics, ranging from football to volleyball to rowing
  • Her father also was a football player at Western Michigan
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