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Height: 5'9"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
High School: Mountain Brook


2018 (Freshman): Saw action in all 28 matches primarily as a setter…Finished with five double-doubles, all coming in conference matches…Had double-digit assists in all but five matches including a season-high 36 at Furman…Led the team with 38 service aces and a .952 serving percentage, which was fourth-best in the league…Had a season-best five service aces against MTSU…Posted double-digit digs in five matches with a career-high of 13 against Furman…Led the team with a .273 hitting percentage.

Prior to Western Carolina: Prepped at Mountain Brook High School and was member of state championship team as a sophomore...Member of National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, National Society of High School Scholars, Mu Alpha Theta and National Beta Club...Played for Southern Performance Volleyball Club...Was part of squad that placed first in 17 Club at nationals in 2017 and was named MVP...Earned All-American honors at 18 Classic at nationals in 2018...Named to JVA watchlist in 2016, 2017 and 2018...AAU Academic All-American...Won the 2017 NCVA Pacific Beach Qualifier.

Personal: Full name is Sydney Marie Carlson...Daughter of Mike and Lisa Carlson...Has one younger sister, Alexandra.

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