DETROIT, Mich. -- Marygrove College head coach Porsche Carlisle has announced the addition of Maddie Czopek to the 2017-18 incoming recruiting class. Czopek signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play for Marygrove College next fall.
Maddie Czopek is a 5-foot-10 outside hitter from Sterling Heights, Mich. who will transfer from Macomb Community College this fall. Czopek played volleyball for Sterling Heights High School where she helped the Stallions earn three District Championships. Czopek was named Most Valuable Player two times in her career. She earned All-County, All-Region, and All-Conference honors. She currently holds the following records at Sterling Heights High School: Kills In One Game (27), Kills In A Season (602), Kills In A Career (1,504).
At Macomb Community College she was named to Second Team MCCAA Eastern All-Conference and First Team All-Freshman. She received the Monarch's Coaches Award for showing leadership and discipline on and off the court.
Czopek said in her interview, "I would like to thank my parents, my sister, and my high school head coach because without them I would not be here today.".
Head Coach Porsche Carlisle said about Maddie, "Maddie is a diamond. She has the ability to create offense without having to pound the ball with every swing. She will be a great addition to the Marygrove volleyball program.".
The 2017-18 women's volleyball schedule has not yet been released but it is expected their first contest will be in mid-August!