2015 (Junior) Started and played in all 29 matches during the season … saw action in 101 of the 102 sets … totaled four double-doubles on the year against SMU, Oklahoma Texas and Hawaii … finished the season with third on the team with 201 kills and 1.99 kills per set … recorded double-digit kills on six occasions and double-digit digs in 11 matches … led the team in kills in three matches, service aces in six matches, digs in four matches and blocking in three matches … had a season-high 14 kills twice in the five-set victory over Oklahoma and the NCAA First Round match against Hawaii … in the three-set upset over No. 2 Texas, Mikals scored a double-double of 11 kills and 12 digs and had a season- and career-high .500 hitting clip … was able to score a season- and career-high three service aces in the four-set victory at West Virginia … was able to dig up a season- and career-high 19 digs in the five-set win over Kansas State … finished out the season with 90.0 total blocks … was able to stuff a season- and career-high 8.0 blocks twice against UTSA and at West Virginia … has a season-high 17.0 points in the five-set win over Oklahoma where she scored 14 kills, 11 digs, one service ace and four blocks … finished the season with 18 total service aces which was good for third on the team … totaled 237 digs and 2.37 digs per set which was good for fourth on the team … named to the SMU Doubletree Invitational All-Tournament team.
2014 (Sophomore) Played in 28 matches and made 24 starts in her first season as a Horned Frog … finished fourth on the team in kills with 185 on the season … also finished fourth in digs with 233 in 96 sets played … totaled seven double-digit kill matches and 13 double-digit dig matches … recorded seven double-doubles on the year, including three in a row from Oct 29-Nov. 5 with the team picking up wins over WVU, Kansas and Oklahoma … led the team in kills in four matches, digs in three matches and service aces in four matches … in conference-only matches, Mikals finished fourth on the team with 102 kills, while also picking up 128 digs … set season-highs against Kansas on Nov. 1 with 16 kills, 16 dig and five total blocks … hit a season-high .474 in the four-set victory on Iowa State on Sept. 27 with 10 kills and only one error on 19 swings … Mikals also dug up 16 digs in the match … totaled a season-high two service aces in the five-set win over Miami on Sept. 5 … was able to chip in a season-high four assists in the five-set win over Oklahoma on Nov. 5 … finished the season with 23 assists, 12 service aces and 47 total blocks … named to the Shamrock Invitational All-Tournament Team.
2013 (Freshman at Houston) Cougars top performer this season...Appeared in all 33 matches, 122 sets... Finished with 393 total kills and 312 digs...Recorded 12 double doubles this season and had double figure kills in all but eight matches... Ranks 174th nationally in points per set (3.73) and scored 454.5 total points for the Cougars... The American's leading freshman hitter averaged 3.22 kills per set... Named The American Freshman of the Week three times (Sept. 9, Oct. 21, Nov. 4) and was placed on the weekly Honor Roll (Nov. 25)... Teams leading server recording 27 of the teams 175 total... Recorded a career high .500 against Cincinnati (Oct. 4) with 14 kills on 24 attempts, a career high 22 kills against Louisiana (Sept. 7).
High School Two-year letterwinner for Colleyville Heritage High School under head coach Jamie Deturck...Helped team to a 46-2 record during senior season...Led team to a District Championship title and second place finish in the Regional Quarterfinals...Helped team to a 33-2 recoed and a District Championship her junior season...Named District Hitter of the Year in 2012...Was named First Team All-District in 2012 and Second Team All-District in 2011...Member of the National Honor Society, Ambassador Program and honored on A/B Honor Roll
Personal Daughter of Lisa and Dan Mikals...born June 3, 1995 ... has a brother, Daniel and sister, Alannah...major is undecided