WCU will now begin Southern Conference play Tuesday at mountain rival ETSU
The volleyball team will scrimmage from noon until 1 pm on Saturday
Six newcomers joined WCU's nine returners for the 2017 preseason camp
WCU to complete a 29-game schedule concluding with the 2017 Southern Conference Championships in Cullowhee
Freshman Abigail Veit leads with 17 kills and 19 digs
Western Carolina versus Charleston Southern
WCU vs Wofford
Western Carolina versus Samford
Western Carolina versus Appalachian State
2016 Volleyball Preseason Practice
2015 (Sophomore): Appeared in 19 matches for WCU while making three starts ... Made first career start against UNCG (10/03) ... Finished with 53 digs, seven assists, two service aces and a block ... Went over the double-digit mark in digs once with a career-high 11 against UNCG (10/18) ... Had at least one dig in all but three matches in which she appeared ... Picked up a service ace against Georgia State (08/28) and George Mason (09/05) ... Had at least one assist in six matches with a season-high two against ETSU (10/14) ... Named to the 2015 Southern Conference Fall Academic All-Conference team.
2014 (Freshman): Appeared in 15 matches for the Catamounts while playing in 50 total sets ... Made first career appearance against UT-Martin (09/13) ... Played a career-best five sets against ETSU (10/11), Furman (10/15), UNCG (10/21) and Wofford (10/25) ... Dug up a career-high seven balls against UNCG (10/21) ... Had a pair of service aces in that same match with UNCG.
Prior to Western Carolina: Led her team to the TAPPS 4-A State Playoffs all four seasons including twice as a semi-finalist ... As a freshman, earned TAPPS 4A All-District Honorable Mention ... Following her sophomore season, claimed TAPPS 4A All-District Second Team and upgraded her honors to TAPPS 4A All-State Honorable Mention accolades her junior year ... Played for the Elite Black Victory Volleyball club team.