2013: Sophomore at Creighton
• Third on the team with 18 aces, against just 16 errors.
• In career, owns 33 aces and just 32 service errors.
• Tied career high with three aces against No. 7 Hawai’i, including back-to-back winners to force a fifth set (9/20).
• Tied a career high with four digs in 3-0 win vs. South Dakota (9/21).
• Served up a pair of aces in 3-2 win at Wichita State (9/22).
• Made first career start on Oct. 4 at Butler.2012: Freshman at Creighton
• Owned 13 aces, including two each against South Florida (8/25), Northern Colorado (9/8) and South Dakota (9/25).
• Served three aces during a 5-0 run in third set to key comeback victory vs. Northern Iowa (10/5).
• Served consecutive aces in third set of 3-2 win at Missouri State in regular-season finale (11/17).
• Ranked 24th in the MVC in aces per set.
• Topped team in aces during seven different matches.2011: Freshman at Creighton (Redshirt)
• Versatile freshman who redshirted, but was allowed to practice.Carmel High School
• Averaged 4.1 kills, 3.0 digs and 1.0 blocks per set as a senior.
• Played four years of volleyball and soccer, and two seasons of softball in high school.
• Helped team to a combined 65-33 record in final three seasons, including a 40-2 mark in Mission Trail Athletic League action with a pair of undefeated conference seasons.
• Named first team all-conference in volleyball as a junior and senior after being a second team pick as a sophomore.
• Was named team and conference MVP as a senior.
• High school coach was Israel Ricardez.
• Named to the All-Monterey County Volleyball Team by the Monterey County Herald and the Salinas Californian.
• Helped team to school-record 24 wins as a junior.
• Was a goalkeeper on the soccer team.
• Also a strong student, she owned a 3.97 GPA.Creighton Awards & Honors
2012-13 Dean’s List
2012-13 MVC Academic Honor Roll
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2013-14 Dean’s ListMore About Lizzy
Full Name: Elizabeth Marie Stivers
Birthday: May 7, 1993
Birthplace: Long Beach, Calif.
Parents: David and Jean Stivers
Siblings: Kate (21), Tom (21), John (16)
Did You Know: Father played football and baseball at Cal, Mom played tennis at Occidental, brother Tom plays football at Occidental and sister Kate is on the crew team at Washington University
Career Aspiration: Pediatric nurse
Nicknames: Kiz, Kizzle, Kizzle Fizzle Flo, Susan, BubbleBee
Favorite Movie: Benchwarmers
Favorite TV Shows: Grey’s Anatomy, Pretty Little Liars
Favorite Athletes: Tom Brady and Buster Posey
Favorite Quote: “Success is 1% inspiration, 98% perspiration and 2% attention to detail” (Phil Dunphy, Modern Family)
Favorite Vacation Spot: Mercer Island, Washington
Why Creighton: The volleyball and nursing program
Hobbies: Hanging with friends, snowboarding, going to the beach, beach volleyball
Best Volleyball Memory: Beating Nebraska in spring of 2013
Favorite Part About Ryan Center/D.J. Sokol Arena: The fans on game day
Thoughts on the BIG EAST: A great move for the program that will move us in the right direction
2014 Summer Job: Creighton Volleyball camps, Gatorade camp
Funniest Teammate: Kenzie Crawford
Match I’m Most Excited For: Marquette
Favorite Road Trip: Seton Hall and St. John’s
Favorite Professor at Creighton: Michelle Peterson