|12 Stefanie Peters
2003: Named to the TIAA-CREF Academic All-SoCon team for fall sports with her 3.786 grade point average... Played in 56 games for the Catamounts... Led the Cats with 15 digs against Appalachian State (10/11)... Served up two consecutive aces to give Western the edge versus Davidson (10/19)... Recorded a season-high 18 digs, adding eight kills against Elon (11/7)... Tied a season high with 18 digs in the SoCon tournament versus Georgia Southern, chipping in seven kills and a season-high four blocks... Scored a season-high nine kills on 15 attempts with two errors in WCU's win over The Citadel (10/11) to hit .467 for the match... Helped the Cats to a final national ranking of 26 in digs per game (17.85/gm).
2002: Played in 95 games during her sophomore season... Led the team with 3.78 digs per game and helped anchor a defense that finished the 2002 season ranked sixth nationally in digs per game at 19.61 per contest... Finished the season third on the Catamount roster in kills (291) and kills per game (3.06)... Scooped up a career-tying 22 digs in a 3-2 win at Coastal Carolina, adding 17 kills, four aces and three blocks for the match... Tied a career high with five blocks versus Georgia Southern (10/6)... Recorded a career-high 24 kills at UNC Asheville (10/22), adding two aces, 17 digs and two blocks in a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Bulldogs.
2001: Played in 105 games as a freshman... Recorded 241 kills, 19 assists, 37 service aces, 285 digs and 40 total blocks for the season... Posted a season-high 19 kills against Elon (11/3) and a career-high 22 digs against Chattanooga (9/26)... Served up a career-high six aces versus. Gardner-Webb (9/1).
High School: Named all-district twice... Led her team to the district championships for two consecutive seasons, the regional quarterfinals in 2000 and regional semifinals in 1999... Named Denton High School's Most valuable Player, Gatorade "Will to Win" Athlete of the Week, Denton Record Chronicle Area Defensive Player of the Year and Denton Record Chronicle Player of the Week twice... Recorded 312 kills, an average of more than eight kills per game... Named the district's Most Valuable Player... Named District 7-4A Offensive Player of the Year, Denton Record Chronicle Bronco of the Week twice and was nominated for Dale Hansen's Scholar Athlete of the Week (Channel 8) in 1999... Played club for the Mid-Cities club team for three years... Led the team to a 13th place finish at the prestigious Davis Volleyball Festival in 2000... Led her club team to a first place finish in their division at the 2001 Third Coast Volleyball Tournament, a first place finish at regionals and seventh at the Lone Star National Qualifier... Earned the U.S. National Leadership Merit Award, All-American Scholar-U.S. Achievement Academy, Principal's Honor Roll and Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Personal: Full name is Stefanie Lynn Peters... Daughter of Tim and Pam Peters... Born March 23, 1984... Majoring in English with a minor in Business Administration & Law.