The top-seeded Women of Troy defeated the Gamecocks to advance to the second round
2017 Jo Kremer now enters her third season of action at USC.
2016 As a sophomore, Kremer teamed up with Zoe Nightingale exclusively at the No. 5 position and went 32-6 overall with a 25-6 mark in dual matches… earned Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team honors... won the bronze bracket finals at both the USAV Beach Collegiate Challenge and the Hawai’i Invitational… came on strong towards the end of the season, finishing on a 16-match winning streak and providing one of the points in the 3-0 sweep over Florida State in the national championship match… named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team alongside Nightingale as the pair from the No. 5 position.
2015 As a freshman, Kremer transferred to USC from Notre Dame following the fall 2014 indoor season… produced a 12-7 overall record with a 4-0 mark in duals… won all four matches played in duals at court five with partner Bria Russ… teamed with Lornda Brandt to advance to the Queen of the Beach Silver Bracket semifinal… paired with Olivia Asprey to advance to the USAV Beach Collegiate Challenge Copper Bracket final… won six straight matches between March 27 and April 11.
NOTRE DAME Kremer played indoor volleyball as a libero for Notre Dame under head coach Debbie Brown, a former USC women’s volleyball player… appeared in 26 matches and a total of 80 sets… finished the season with 103 digs (1.29 dps), 26 assists, and 13 service aces.
BEACH EXPERIENCE Kremer was a runner-up with partner Vanessa Freire (Florida State) at the 2012 USA Beach Volleyball High Performance Championships… took fourth place in 2014… member of the USA Beach U19 Youth National Team in 2012 and 2013; and the U21 team in 2014.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB Kremer was a three-year letterwinner at Harvard-Westlake HS under head coach Adam Black… also a one-year letterwinner in track and field… named to the inaugural four-member AVCA High School Sand Volleyball All-America First Team… earned first-team All-Mission League and All-CIF first-team honors in 2012 and 2013… helped lead Harvard-Westlake to the 2013 Mission League Championship and a second-place finish in Division 1A CIF… chosen as the 2012 Mission League MVP… selected to the 2014 USA U21 Youth Beach National Team and the 2012/2013 USA U19 Youth Beach National Team… competed for Sports Shack Volleyball Club and Los Angeles Volleyball Academy… helped her U17 team to a top-15 finish at the 2013 AAU National Tournament… finished in the top 10 U16 teams at the AAU National Tournament in 2012… helped her team win the 2011 U15 Open Division at Volleyball Festival.
PERSONAL Josephine Noelle Kremer was born on Sept. 7, 1995, in Santa Monica, Calif.… parents are Mark Kremer and Debra James… has one brother, Matt… lists Game of Thrones and House of Cards as her favorite TV shows… aspires to work in the music industry… undecided major.