Volleyball alumna has arena banner raised
A banner honoring volleyball player and ISU’s Athletics Percy Family Hall of Fame member Julie Mueller Paska ’84 was unveiled at Redbird Arena last fall.
Paska earned second-team All-America honors as a senior. An All-Gateway selection from 1982-1984, she led the Redbirds to conference titles and NCAA tournament berths all three seasons.
A member of the 1985 World University Games team, she was selected to the MVC All-Centennial Team and competed in professional indoor volleyball for the Chicago Breeze.
Paska was an assistant ISU coach. She coached at Northern Illinois, Illinois Wesleyan, youth volleyball camps, and the club and high school levels. She is an ISU Athletics academic advisor.