The Word on the Herd-June 17, 2016
Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Marshall to play seven matches in the spring
Tickets to the event can be purchased for $50
Marshall fell in the quarterfinals to WKU, 3-1
Photos from Marshall's Senior Night against Southern Miss on November 6, 2015
Appeared in 30 matches as the libero … played 121 sets … set single-season record in digs with 555 … was named to the Conference USA All-Academic team … named the Panthers Invitational MVP … named to the Eagle Challenge and Comfort Inn-vitational all-tournament teams … earned Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week awards twice … passed 1,000 career digs at UTEP (Oct. 16) … had the Nos. 2, 5 and 10 most single-match digs all-time in Marshall history with 36 at Davidson (Sept. 12), 33 at High point (Sept. 12) and 32 at UAB (Oct. 30) … recorded double-digit digs in 28 matches … had a season-high eight assists against UAB (Oct. 9) … had four service aces in a five-set win at Middle Tennessee (Nov. 14) … averaged 4.59 digs per set ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
Appeared in all 32 matches as libero ... named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 17 after a 45-dig weekend including a career-high performance with 25 digs on Nov. 13 vs. Rice ... First on squad with 450 digs, averaging 3.66 digs per set ... tied on team with 29 service aces, including a three-ace performance on Oct. 1 vs. WVU ... third on squad with 77 assists ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and awarded the C-USA Academic Medal.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Appeared in 26 matches, starting nine ... played in 102 sets ... had five matches with double digit digs, including 13 on 10/26 versus Charlotte ... fourth on the team with 169 digs on the year ... recorded eight service aces on the year ... earned the C-USA Academic Medal and named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
PRIOR TO MARSHALL
Played volleyball at Sacred Heart Academy in Louisville, Ky. ... selected to the KHSAA All-Academic team the past three years ... led her team to the championship match at the Louisville Volleyball Invitational tournament her senior season, while also helping the team earn the 2012 district championship title ... played for the Union Volleyball Club in New Albany, Ind., where Marshall setter Sammie bane was also a former club member ... during her duration at Union Volleyball Club, she helped her team to a second place finish in the Dayton President's Cup ... she also led her team to a fifth place finish in the AAU National open division in 2011 and 2012 ... named to the 2012-13 Under Armour High School All-American Watch List ... earned a spot on prepvolleyball.com Defensive Dandie Watch List.
Majoring in accounting.