MADISON -

Dominique Thompson is a big reason why the Wisconsin Badger women's volleyball team is having a great season.

Thompson is a middle blocker from Plymouth, Minnesota who's one of the Badgers' team leaders in kills in 2013.

She comes from an athletic family. Her father is former University of Minnesota and Green Bay Packers running back Darrell Thompson and her mother played Volleyball at the University of Iowa.

Learn more about Dominique Thompson by viewing our "Pick Six" feature.