PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
2 Marko Kostich
2 Marko Kostich
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Burr Ridge, Ill.
High School: Lyons Township
Position: Setter
Major: Statistics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Recorded a double-double with 37 assists and 10 digs against George Mason (April 29, 2015).
Tallied second double-double with 33 assists and 10 digs at George Mason (Feb. 20, 2016).
7th on all-time Harvard assists list with 1,239. 

Career Highs
Kills: 5 vs Saint Francis, Feb. 18, 2017
Attacks: 10 at Saint Francis, April 11, 2015
Attack pct: 1.000, 2x last at NJIT, Feb. 27, 2016 (2-0-2)
Assists: 53 vs. Sacred Heart, April 25, 2015
Serve aces: 5, vs. Charleston (W.V.), April 1, 2017
Digs: 10, 2x last at George Mason, Feb. 20, 2016
Blocks: 6, 2x-last at Springfield, Feb. 6, 2016
Solo Blocks: 3, at George Mason, March 28, 2015
Block assists: 6, vs. University of Puerto Rico, Feb. 5, 2016

Junior • 2017
Named to All-EIVA Second Team … EIVA All-Academic Team … Added one block and eight assists against NJIT on April 15 … Notched 13 assists and one service ace against Princeton on April 14 … Added 20 assists and two service aces to the board against No. 13 Penn State on April 8 … Earned a double-double with 26 assists and 10 digs against Coker on Saint Francis on April 7 … Recorded a career-high in service aces with five against Charleston (W.V.) on April 1 … Added 15 assists and one service ace against Charleston (W.V.) on March 31 ... Notched 15 assists, five kills and two blocks against Sacred Heart on March 24 ... Added two blocks and six kills against No. 14 USC ... Earned his first double-double of the season against No. 15 UCSB, earning 29 assists and 11 digs ... Notched five digs and six assists against No. 7 UCLA ... Led the Crimson with a 60.0% attack, adding five assists against Coker on March 7 ... Nothced 25 helpers and seven digs against Sacred Heart on March 3 ... Added 13 assists and a service ace against NJIT on Feb. 25 ... Earned 20 assists, three kills and two blocks against Princeton on Feb. 24 ... Led the Crimson with 33 assists and five kills against Saint Francis on Feb. 18 ... Tallied 14 assists and one service ace against George Mason on Feb. 12 ... Earned 37 assists and six digs against George Mason on Feb. 11 ... Tallied 32 assists and nine digs against Ball State (Jan. 20) ... Recorded a season-high 46 assists against Fort Wayne on Jan. 19 ... Played all three sets at Loyola-Chicago, earning two kills and eight assists ... Made his season debut at Lewis, registering 13 assists and one service ace.


Sophomore • 2016
All-EIVA second team selection ... EIVA All-Academic Team ... Tallied 104 total assists at the Outrigger Resorts Invitational vs. No. 8 Lewis, No. 7 Hawaii and King (Tenn.) (Jan. 7-10) ... Registered 35 assists and a .667 hitting percentage in win over IPFW (Jan. 16) ... Notched 90 total assists in victory over Puerto Rico (Feb. 5) and loss to Springfield (Feb. 6) ... Recorded 41 assists in 3-0 sweep of George Mason (Feb. 19) ... Tallied second-career double-double wth 33 assists and 10 digs at George Mason (Feb. 20) ... Registered 33 assists in 3-0 sweep against Princeton (Feb. 26) ... Tallied 1.000 hitting percentage and 41 helpers against NJIT (Feb. 27) ... Dropped 39 assists against Sacred Heart (March 5) ... Notched 37 helpers in 3-0 sweep of Holy Names (March 11) ... Registered five kills and 41 assists versus No. 15 Cal Baptist reaching the 1,000 career assists milestone (March 14) ... recorded two kills and 21 assists at Sacred Heart (March 26) ... Combined for five kills and 66 assists against Charleston (W.Va.) (April 1-2) ... Recorded one kill and 22 helpers at No. 11 Penn State (April 8) ... Tallied one kill and 43 helpers at St. Francis (Pa.) (April 9) ... Registered one kill, 28 assists, and four blocks in 3-0 sweep over Princeton (April 15) ... Recorded three kills and 37 assists in deciding match for the EIVA Tournament (April 16) ... Tallied two kills and 21 assists in EIVA Semifinal against George Mason (April 21).

Freshman • 2015
Made collegiate debut at Lewis (Jan. 16) ... Registered 27 assists and two digs at Loyola-Chicago (Jan. 17) ... Recorded 42 assists, three digs and two blocks against IPFW (Jan. 24) ... Tallied 33 assists and three blocks in a sweep of Emmanuel (Jan. 30) ... Totaled nine assists and two digs in a 3-0 win over MIT (Feb. 3) ... Recorded two digs in the first round of the Hall of Fame Morgan Classic against Concordia-Irvine (Feb. 20) ... Recorded a service ace against Saint Francis (Pa.) (Feb. 27) ... Tallied 40 assists to go with thee kills and five blocks at George Mason (March 28) ... Totaled 29 assists, seven digs and three blocks in a win over Princeton (April 3) ... Notched 23 assists, four digs and two service aces against NJIT (April 4) ... Recorded 40 assists, four kills and seven digs at Penn State (April 10) ... Tallied 45 assists and nine digs at Saint Francis (April 11) ... Registered first-career double double with 37 assists and 10 digs against George Mason (April 17) ... Set a career-high with 53 assists in a win over Sacred Heart (April 25) ... Recorded 44 assists and six digs in the EIVA Championships semifinals vs. George Mason (April 29).

Before Harvard
Earned letter in each of three seasons playing volleyball for Lyons Township … Captained Lyons Township in 2014 and Sport Performance Volleyball Club in 2012 and 2013 … Named to Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list in 2014 … As a junior and senior, named to All-Conference teams and earned All-Area second team honors …  Chosen for Chicago Tribune 2013-14 Scholar-Athlete Team ... Recipient of both the Owen A. Brown and Donald Francis Lange Memorial awards … Holds Lyons Township school record for career aces and co-holds record for aces in a season … National Merit Scholar semifinalist in 2014 … President’s Award for Educational Excellence.

Recent Games
Mar 31 at Charleston (W.V.) W, 3-0
Apr 1 at Charleston (W.V.) W, 3-1
Apr 7 Saint Francis (PA) L, 3-2
Apr 8 No. 12 Penn State L, 3-0
Apr 14 at Princeton L, 3-0
Apr 15 at NJIT W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 14
Sets 87 53
Kills 69 41
Kills per set 0.79 0.77
Errors 21 16
Total Attacks 155 100
Hitting Percentage .310 .250
Assists 431 266
Assists per set 4.95 5.02
Service Aces 26 18
Service Errors 46 28
Service Aces per set 0.30 0.34
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 124 75
Digs per set 1.43 1.42
Block Solo 2 2
Block Assist 29 24
Block Total 31 26
Blocks per set 0.36 0.49
Block Errors 6 4
Ball Handling Errors 9 5
Points 111.5 73.0
Points per set 1.3 1.4
Matches started 20 13
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 13 at No. 7 Lewis L, 3-2 1 5 5 0 5 1.000 13 1 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 1 6.5
Jan 14 at No. 10 Loyola (Ill.) L, 3-0 - 3 2 0 2 1.000 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Jan 19 Fort Wayne W, 3-1 1 4 5 0 12 .417 46 1 3 0 7 0 1 0 1 1 6.5
Jan 20 No. 11 Ball St. L, 3-2 1 5 1 1 2 .000 32 0 4 0 9 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Feb 4 Alderson Broaddus W, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Feb 11 No. 15 George Mason W, 3-2 1 5 4 0 4 1.000 37 1 4 0 6 0 6 0 6 1 8.0
Feb 12 No. 15 George Mason L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 3 .000 14 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Feb 17 at No. 13 Penn State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Feb 18 at Saint Francis (PA) W, 3-2 1 5 5 2 10 .300 33 1 1 0 5 2 4 1 6 0 10.0
Feb 24 Princeton L, 3-2 1 5 3 1 6 .333 20 1 4 0 8 0 2 0 2 1 5.0
Feb 25 NJIT W, 3-0 1 3 2 2 7 .000 13 1 2 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Mar 3 at Sacred Heart L, 3-2 1 5 2 2 12 .000 25 1 1 0 7 0 1 1 1 1 3.5
Mar 7 Coker W, 3-0 1 2 3 0 5 .600 5 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Mar 11 at No. 7 UCLA L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 3 .333 6 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 13 at No. 15 UC Santa Barbara L, 3-2 1 5 5 1 10 .400 29 3 4 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Mar 14 at No. 14 USC L, 3-2 1 5 6 3 16 .188 26 3 4 0 6 0 1 2 1 1 9.5
Mar 24 Sacred Heart W, 3-0 1 3 4 2 12 .167 15 1 2 0 6 0 2 0 2 1 6.0
Mar 31 at Charleston (W.V.) W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 15 1 2 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Apr 1 at Charleston (W.V.) W, 3-1 1 4 3 1 6 .333 27 5 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Apr 7 Saint Francis (PA) L, 3-2 1 5 7 1 14 .429 26 1 3 0 10 0 1 1 1 0 8.5
Apr 8 No. 12 Penn State L, 3-0 1 3 5 1 10 .400 20 2 3 0 6 0 1 1 1 0 7.5
Apr 14 at Princeton L, 3-0 1 3 4 3 11 .091 13 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Apr 15 at NJIT W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 8 1 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2014-15 21 75 20 0.27 5 45 .333 423 5.64 9 0.12 68 0.91 6 19 25 0.33 44.5 0.6
2015-16 24 86 48 0.56 14 106 .321 837 9.73 23 0.27 122 1.42 4 36 40 0.47 93.0 1.1
2016-17 23 87 69 0.79 21 155 .310 431 4.95 26 0.30 124 1.43 2 29 31 0.36 111.5 1.3
2017-18 27 107 160 1.50 48 377 .297 560 5.23 36 0.34 171 1.60 5 44 49 0.46 223.0 2.1
Total 95 355 297 0.84 88 683 .306 2251 6.34 94 0.26 485 1.37 17 128 145 0.41 472.0 1.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 23 87 69 0.79 21 155 .310 431 4.95 26 0.30 124 1.43 2 29 31 0.36 111.5 1.3
Conference 14 53 41 0.77 16 100 .250 266 5.02 18 0.34 75 1.42 2 24 26 0.49 73.0 1.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 11 40 35 0.88 9 75 .347 228 5.70 9 0.23 62 1.55 0 18 18 0.45 53.0 1.3
Away 12 47 34 0.72 12 80 .275 203 4.32 17 0.36 62 1.32 2 11 13 0.28 58.5 1.2
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 34 27 0.79 7 61 .328 199 5.85 12 0.35 49 1.44 2 20 22 0.65 51.0 1.5
Losses 13 53 42 0.79 14 94 .298 232 4.38 14 0.26 75 1.42 0 9 9 0.17 60.5 1.1
-
January 4 17 13 0.76 1 21 .571 99 5.82 2 0.12 23 1.35 0 2 2 0.12 16.0 0.9
February 7 26 15 0.58 6 30 .300 117 4.50 5 0.19 27 1.04 2 16 18 0.69 30.0 1.2
March 7 26 22 0.85 8 62 .226 121 4.65 9 0.35 47 1.81 0 7 7 0.27 34.5 1.3
April 5 18 19 1.06 6 42 .310 94 5.22 10 0.56 27 1.50 0 4 4 0.22 31.0 1.7
PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE