2017 (Stats): Knocked down a career-high 20 kills in the season opener Aug. 25 at Colorado State ... Named Duke Student-Athlete of the Week Aug. 30 ... Named to the Fight in the Fort at TCU All-Tournament Team.
2016 (Stats): Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 15 of Duke’s 30 matches ... Totaled 75 kills, 48 digs and 10 blocks ... Knocked down a season-high 12 kills three times: Nov. 6 versus Notre Dame, No. 20 versus Miami and Nov. 23 at North Carolina ... Picked up a season-high 15 digs Sept. 30 at Notre Dame.
2015 (Stats): Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 27 matches, starting nine at outside hitter ... Amassed 149 kills, averaging 1.91 kills per frame ... Added 123 digs, 19 blocks and eight aces ... Knocked down a career-high 14 kills in two contests: Sept. 4 at Kansas and Oct. 28 at Wake Forest ... Totaled five matches with double-digit kills ... Posted a hitting percentage over .300 in seven contests ... Notched a career-high three blocks Nov. 8 at Clemson.
2014 (Stats): Played in 10 matches … Totaled 20 kills, five digs, three service aces and six blocks … Made her collegiate debut Aug. 29 in the season opener against North Florida … Knocked down a season-high seven kills twice … Put down seven kills versus High Point … Also recorded seven kills at No. 14 Michigan State … Registered a season-best two blocks at Santa Clara.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner under coach Mark Motluck at Great Oak High School in Temecula, Calif. … Among the 150 players named PrepVolleyball.com All-America … Also a PrepVolleyball.com Senior Ace … Ranked the No. 58 player in the nation and No. 20 player in California according to MaxPreps.com … Helped Great Oak to its best record in program history at 27-2 … Guided the Wolfpack to the 2013 Southwestern League championship and advance to the CIF-SS Division 1AA semifinals … Led Great Oak with 234 kills and also registered 166 digs during her senior season … Garnered league MVP, first team all-area, first team All-CIF-SS Division 1AA, first team all-state and Citrus Belt Area Athletic Directors Association Senior Female Athlete of the Year honors … Senior year, played club with WAVE Volleyball and coaches Brent Hilliard and Jud Buechler … Along with current Blue Devil Alyse Whitaker, also played club volleyball for Temecula Viper Elite and coach Dana Burkholder … Selected to the High Performance Youth National A2 Team as well as the Olympic Development Program in Colorado Springs … First team all-league, second team all-area and team MVP as a junior … earned second team all-league honors as a sophomore and honor mention accolades as a freshman … Four-year Scholar-Athlete.
Personal: Born Cadie Michelle Bates on July 25, 1996 in Orange, Calif. … Daughter of Michael and Mary Lyn Bates … Father played football at Miami (Ohio) … Has an older sister, Carlee … Sister plays soccer at the University of Montana.