Aug. 19, 2015


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Single-digit days remain before the 2015 season official gets underway for Ohio State Women’s Volleyball on August 28 at the Rumble in the Rockies. The Buckeyes open up with Wyoming (Aug. 28) before taking on Butler and South Dakota (Aug. 29) the following day.

Audra Apppold, a freshman outside hitter, dons the No. 9 jersey and spent a few moments with recently for another entry into the ‘Countdown Close-Ups’ series.

Audra Appold – 6-foot-1 – Freshman – Outside Hitter
Perrysburg, Ohio – Perrysburg H.S.

Favorite movie? Pitch Perfect

Favorite TV show? Modern Family

Favorite store to shop at? TJ Maxx

Favorite athlete? Serena Williams

Favorite team bonding activity? Retreat at Lake Hope

What is your dream job? Owning a Zoo

Do you have any special talents/something no one knows about you? I really like to rollerblade

What is one place you absolutely have to travel to? Bora Bora

Appold was named a High School All-American by both the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) as a star for Perrysburg High located in the northwest region of Ohio. She picked up All-Ohio recognition twice, including First Team honors as a senior.