Name: Michelle Bartsch-Hackley
Position: Outside Hitter
Sport: Volleyball
Discipline(s): Volleyball
Height: 6-3
DOB: 2/12/1990
Birthplace: Kansas City, Kan.
Hometown: Champaign, Ill.
High School: Collinsville High School (Collinsville, Illinois) '08
College: University of Illinois ‘12, Sports Management
Team/Club: Vakifbank Istanbul (Turkey)
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (1 gold)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 5th
  • Years of participation: 2018
  • Top Finish: 5th – 2018
Personal: Mother, Julie, played volleyball at the University of Kansas, while father, Michael, played soccer at Blackburn College...Brother, Andrew, competed in throws in track and field at UC Davis and University of Wisconsin…Married to Corbin Hackley...Served as a student assistant coach at the University of Illinois while getting her undergraduate degree in sport management…Hobbies include cooking, eating, home decorating, playing with her dog, and any outdoor or water activity…Aspires to start a small business in her town… Remodeling and designing houses is her favorite thing to do with her husband.