The NC State volleyball team will host Virginia on Friday at 7 p.m. and Virginia Tech on Saturday at 5 p.m. in a pair of important matches in the ACC regular-season race. Saturday, both seniors Megan Cyr and Alexa Micek will be honored for their contributions to the program. Admission is free for all spectators.
The 23rd-ranked Hurricanes outhit the Wolfpack .286 to .146 in the match, to take a 3-1 victory at Reynolds Coliseum. The Wolfpack plays three of its final five matches on the road, beginning with a trip to Clemson on Friday and Georgia Tech on Saturday.
Saw action in 16 total sets and eight matches. Played in all five sets in the Wolfpack's 3-2 loss to Florida State. Had a career-high 10 kills and a .750 hitting percentage against North Carolina A&T, five blocks against Florida State and a Finished the season with 25 kills, 11 blocks and a .169 attack average. Tallest player on the Wolfpack roster.
Played in 37 sets during her inaugural college campaign. Notched 30 total blocks last season.
Preps, etc. Played for head coach Tracey Berry at Ravenwood High School. Helped guide the team to 54-4 record and district championship as a senior. Team finished runner-up in Tennessee AAA state tournament. Led the district in blocks, with 147 in 2009. Earned 612 kills and 81 service aces her senior season. Named to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association AAA first team all state in 2009. Honored as District MVP her senior year. Member of the 2010 USA Volleyball A2 team. Played in the 2009 TSSAA East-West All-Star game. Competed for the swim team as a sophomore. Selected to All-Mid-State Treble Choir. Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal Brother played football at Tennessee Tech and Clemson. Sister participated in crew at Vanderbilt. Father played basketball at Vanderbilt. Grandfather played football at Tennessee Tech and in the NFL. Majoring in civil engineering, with a vocal performance minor. Sings the national anthem prior to NC State home volleyball matches.