The Western Carolina volleyball team defeated Chattanooga 3-1 Friday, Oct. 31 inside the Ramsey Center.
2014 (Junior): Appeared in all 32 matches for the Catamounts as the libero … Two-time Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week selection (09/15, 09/22) … Registered double-dig digs in every match while appearing in 119 sets … Dug up a career-best 31 balls in WCU’s final match of the season in the 2014 Southern Conference Tournament against Furman (11/23) … Was the only Catamount to eclipse the 30-dig mark during the season … Had 15 or more digs in 22 matches including eight matches with 20 or more digs … Led the team or shared the team lead in digs in 24 of the 32 matches … Had at least one assist in 28 matches including a career-high five helpers in four separate matches … Ranked fourth on the team in service aces with 24 … Had nine matches with two service aces … Named to the 2014 Southern Conference Fall Academic All-Conference team.
2013 (Sophomore): Appeared in 24 matches and played in 72 sets ... Made her first appearance against Wright State (08/30) … Had five digs against Alabama A&M (09/07) ... Had four digs vs. North Carolina A&T (09/14) ... Picked up five digs against Davidson (09/28) .. Earned six digs at Elon (11/02) ... Followed with 11 digs vs. Samford (11/09) ... Collected eight digs in back-to-back matches on the road at Georgia Southern (11/15) and at The Citadel (11/16) ... Named to the 2013 Southern Conference Fall Academic All-Conference team.
2012 (Freshman): Appeared in 40 sets of 18 matches including the first three of the 2012 season ... Had one double-figure dig match ... Made her first collegiate appearance against Northern Kentucky (08/24) ... Had a career-high 13 digs and two assists in the match ... Picked up five digs against Mercer (09/15) ... Recorded eight digs against Samford (11/10).
Prior to Western Carolina: A three-year varsity starter at Mount Tabor High School ... Earned all-conference and all-county honors all three years ... As a sophomore, earned Most Improved Player honors, Great Eight All-Tournament Honorable Mention and recognition by PrepVolleyball.com on its "Best Varsity Playing Sophomores in Country" list ... Led the team in aces, serve receipts and digs as a junior while also being third in kills ... Earned Athlete of the Week honors once as a junior ... Selected as team captain as a senior and earned Mount Tabor's Most Outstanding Player award ... Named Co-Conference Player of the Year during her final season at Mount Tabor ... Was also a member of Set Point Volleyball Club where she was a three-time Carolina Region All-Tournament Team member and also selected as Carolina Region Tournament MVP honors in 2009 ... Played soccer and basketball and earned all-conference and all-region honors in soccer.