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Kate Privett


Player profile

(Updated July 2021)
Redshirt Sophomore
Grapevine, Texas
high school
Carroll Senior


Year Overall Tournament Dual
2019 29-8 1-2 28-6
2020 12-1 0-0 12-1
2021 30-5 0-0 30-5
2022 26-14 0-0 26-14
Total 97-28 (.776) 1-2 96-26 (.787)


  • CCSA All-Academic Team (2022)
  • Preseason All-CCSA (2020)
  • CCSA All-Tournament Team w/ Macy Jerger (2019)
  • CCSA Freshman of the Year (2019)
  • CCSA All-Freshman Team (2019)
  • AVCA Top Flight Award, No. 5 (2019)
  • CCSA Preseason Watch List (2019)
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll (2019)


  • Ranked 4th all-time at FSU with 96 dual match wins.
  • Ranked 7th all-time at FSU with 24 wins on court three.
  • Ranked 1st all-time at FSU with 63 wins on court five.


Competed in all but three matches for the Seminoles, finishing with a 26-14 record on courts three, four and five… started off the season paired with Raelyn White on court five, the duo accrued a 15-4 record overall… went 4-0 during opening weekend at the FSU Beach Bash with wins over No. 8 Cal Poly, No. 13 FAU, UAB and Tampa (Feb 26-27)… went 2-1 at the TCU Horned Frog Challenge with wins against No. 19 Georgia State on court five and No. 18 South Carolina on court four and a loss to No. 5 TCU on court four (Mar. 4-5)… White and Privett were the only pair to go undefeated at the Stetson Sun-n-Sand Invitational with wins over No. 2 USC, Tampa and No. 18 Stetson on court five (Mar. 12-13)… finished off the postseason along side Anna Long on court three… the pair finished 9-9 overall, going 4-7 on court three, 2-2 on court four and 3-0 on court five… earned a spot on the CCSA All-Academic Team… battled through injury from the CCSA Championships to compete in the NCAA Tournament sealing the first round win for the Seminoles against No. 12 Cal Poly.


Went 30-5 during the 2021 season, including a 1-0 record on court four and a 29-5 record on court five… won 21 straight matches to start the season… went 5-0 with Avery Poppinga with all five matches on court five… was 25-5 with Jenna Johnson with a 1-0 record on court four and a 24-5 record on court five… was 20-5 against ranked opponents, including nine wins over top-10 teams… earned top-10 wins over No. 8 LMU, No. 6 Cal Poly, NO. 1 LSU, No. 10 TCU, No. 3 LSU, No. 9 TCU, No. 7 TCU (twice) and No. 4 LSU.


She picked up where she left off in her freshman season and went 12-1 during her second year on campus…was 11-1 on court three and 1-0 on court four…played her first 11 matches of the season with freshman Maddie Anderson and went 10-1 together on court three… earned six ranked wins with Anderson, including wins over No. 9 Stetson, No. 7 Cal Poly and No. 10 Grand Canyon…did not allow her opponent to get more than 10 points in a set six times with Anderson as they outscored their opponents by an average of 4.7 points per set in 11 matches…went 2-0 with Alice Zeimann with a win on court three against UNCW and court four against UNF.

FRESHMAN (2019):

Had one of the most impressive freshman seasons in the country and in school history… won CCSA Freshman of the Year and was named to the All-Freshman Team… capped off her rookie campaign with a 29-8 record, with a 28-6 dual match record, good for third best on the team… played most of her matches on courts three and five… finished the season playing her last 20 matches with partner Macy Jerger, the two went 18-2 together with 18 of their 20 matches on court five… at one point in the season, she won 12 straight matches, 11 of those were when she started playing with Jerger on March 21st… went 5-0 in the CCSA Championship, earning a spot on the All-Tournament Team… clinched the NCAA Championship first round match against Cal Poly with a 21-17, 21-14 win on court five… earned AVCA Top Flight Award honors for flight five after finishing the regular season with a 14-1 record on court five.


The only member of her class to be named a First Team AVCA High School Beach All-American when she first arrived in Tallahassee … Won the 2018 West Coast Junior Olympic Games … Won the 2017 AAU Beach Volleyball National Championship … First place at the 2016 USA Beach Volleyball National Championship … Second place finish at the 2018 BVCA National Championship … Finished in second place at the 2018 AVP First National Championship … Graduated Cum Laude from Carroll Senior High School … Part of the National Honor Society … Graduated as a Success Scholar.


Born on August 7 … Studying Family and Child Science … Daugher of Kelly and Meg Privett … Sister of Maggie and Abby … Club team: BeachTenThousand.