2009: Invited to try out for U.S. national team ... Played in 78 sets making 17 starts on the season ... Ranked second on the team with 62 total blocks, including 16 solo and 46 assisted ... Earned 83 kills on the season, ranking seventh on the team ... Had 10 service aces... Gathered 32 digs on the year ... Named to all-tournament team at USC-Upstate tournament ... Member of ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Elected president of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
2008: Saw action in 14 matches and 30 sets ... Started nine matches ... Was ninth on the roster in kills with 29 ... Had 23 blocks, including six solo and 17 assists ... Secured six digs ... Dropped one service ace ... Named to the ACC Honor Roll ... Selected as an NC State / Caterpillar Scholar Athlete ... Dean's List student in the fall.
2007: One of the most-active freshmen on the team ... Played in 23 matches ... Picked up eight starts ... Had 38 kills and six digs ... Etched 34 blocks, including six solo ... Landed one service ace ... Named to the ACC Honor Roll ... Selected as an NC State / Caterpillar Scholar Athlete ... Dean's List student in the fall.
Prep: Multisport athlete at Northwestern High School, playing volleyball, track and basketball ... Served as a varsity co-captain in volleyball for 2005 and 2006 under head coach Angela McGuire ... Named team MVP as a senior ... Tabbed all-area volleyball player of the year and all-area team middle blocker by The Rock Hill Herald in 2007 ... Took South Carolina 3A/4A all-star and all-region status in 2006, acting as the captain of the North squad ... Played for head coach Blaine Tendler's 2006 N.C./S.C. High Performance 17's team during international competition in the Dominican Republic ... Helped lead the Carolina Reign 16's to a qualifying spot at the Junior Olympic National Volleyball Championships ... Won the N.C. Region Championships with the Carolina Reign 17's ... Finished seventh at the state track championships in 2005 ... Played with the Carolina Magic AAU basketball squad ... Very active in student government and several extracurricular groups ... Attended Palmetto Girls State as a delegate for American Legion Post 34.
Personal: Father played college basketball at Clemson and professionally in Europe ... Has two sisters ... Majoring in international studies.