2009: Freshman at Creighton • Played in 21 matches, including four starts. • Primarily was used as a serving and defensive specialist. • Made college debut against Texas Tech (Aug. 28). • Had first two attacks on Sept. 22 against South Dakota State. • Recorded her first career ace on Sept. 26 at Illinois State. • Had six digs and an ace in first chance at extended time at Evansville (Oct. 16). • Had season-best with nine digs at Southern Illinois (Oct. 17), then tied it one match later against Illinois State (Oct. 23). • Made first career start at Missouri State (Oct. 30). • Served 9-0 run in comeback victory over Drake (Nov. 7).
Marian High School • Named first-team all-Class A all-state and third-team all-state (all classes) as a senior by the Omaha World-Herald. • Led the Crusaders with 319 kills, including 20 in match that handed eventual state champ Papillion-La Vista its only setback of the year. • Hit .337 and added 257 digs, 75 blocks and 40 aces as a senior as well, earning team MVP accolades. • Had 41 kills in three matches at state. • Served as a team co-captain as a senior. • Honorable-mention all-state in Class A as a junior, when she had 185 kills, 192 digs, 41 blocks and 47 aces. • Team went 35-8 her senior year and owned a four-year mark of 131-35. • Helped Marian advance to the state semifinals as a junior and senior. Her teams advanced to state tournament all four years, finishing fourth one time and in third place on three occasions. • Coached at Marian by Rochelle Rohlfs. • Sister of former Bluejay Emily Greisch, who was a third-team CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-American for Creighton in 2006 and also wore No. 3. • Dad, Jim, also attended Creighton, where he was a member of the golf program. • Participated in the Nebraska Coaches Association All-Star Game in July 2009. • Club coach with the Nebraska Elite VB 18 Asics team was Tony Carrow.
Career Highs Kills None Attempts 2 vs. South Dakota State 9/22/09 Attack Pct. No matches with 5 attempts Assists 2 at Evansville 10/16/09 Digs 9 (2x) last vs. Illinois State 10/23/09 Aces 1 (4x) last vs. Drake 11/7/09 Blocks None Points 1 (4x) last vs. Drake 11/7/09
Creighton Awards & Honors 2009-10 Dean’s List 2009-10 MVC Honor Roll
More About Lisa Full Name: Lisa Greisch Birthday: April 10, 1991 Birthplace: Omaha, Neb. Parents: Jim and Anne Greisch Siblings: Liz (26), Emily (25), Lauren (21), Sara (13) Major: Nursing Nicknames: L-Dub, L Favorite Athlete: Rafael Nadal Favorite Movie/TV Shows: The Blind Side, Criminal Minds and Gossip Girl Favorite Vacation Spot: Okoboji Why Creighton: Family tradition, love of Creighton Hobbies: Being with friends, shopping Favorite Quote: “What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.” (Ralph Waldo Emerson) 2010 Summer Job: Creighton Volleyball Camp instructor Favorite Part About Ryan Center: Everything! It’s amazing. Favorite Spot on Campus: The Mall Favorite Professor/Class at Creighton: Dr. Philip Brauer/Anatomy Best Volleyball Memory: Opening match at Ryan Athletic Center vs. Texas Tech