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R-Senior (2012) Broke Monique Swaby's 17 year-old school record of 1,789 career kills ... Ends her career with 1,806 career kills, and is the only player in program history with more than 1,800 kills ... Earned first team All-Conference USA for the third time in her career ... Led the Tigers with 456 kills, marking the third straight season she eclipsed teh 400 kills plateau ... Ranked fifth in C-USA with an average of 3.77 kills per set ... Her 4.22 points per set average ranked seventh in C-USA ... Amassed a career-best 289 digs, which ranked second among Tigers ... Averaged 2.89 digs per set ... Also set a career-high with 51 blocks (8 solo, 43 assists) for an average of 0.42 per set ... Her 25 service aces was a career-high ... Posted a season-high of 25 kills in the match she broke the school record, at Southern Miss on November 9 ... Set a career-high with 18 digs, to go along with 19 kills in Memphis' season-opener against Austin Peay on August 24 ... Recorded 15 double-doubles in 2012, and ends her career with 21 double-doubles ... Closes her career as with a .268 attack percentage, which ranks fifth in school history ... Her 4,295 attack attempts ranks first in school history, ahead of Nancy Nellans' 4,234 ... Named to the all-tournament teams at the Memphis Invitational and the Toledo Rocket Classic ... Recorded at least 10 kills in all but two matches ... Posted a career-high of five blocks against Illinois State on September 8 ... Had at least on ace in each of the final five matches of the season ... Posted at least 20 kills four times, including in back-to-back matches at College of Charleston (21) on September 1 and at Toledo (20) on September 7 ... Recorded four straight double-doubles to open the conference season from September 21-30 ... One of four Tigers to play in all 121 sets, and one of three to start all 31 matches ... Named Tennessee Sports Writers Association Volleyball Player of the Week on November 13 ... Was one of 10 volleyball finalists for the Senior CLASS Award.
R-Junior (2011) Moved into the top-10 on the career kills list with 1,350 kills ... Finished the season with 532 kills, which is tied for the fourth-most in a single season ... Had 1,249 attempts, the sixth-most in a single season ... Named first team All-Conference USA ... COBRA Magazine All-Southeast Region performer... AVCA All-America honorable mention ... Conference USA All-Academic Team ... Named the Memphis Invitational Most Valuable Player after leading the Tigers to four-straight victories ... Averaged 4.40 kills per set ... Hit .630 against SEMO en route to leading the Tigers to the program's 800th win ... Credited with a .383 hitting efficiency (64 kills, 13 errors, 133 attempts) in the Memphis Invitational ... Also tabbed C-USA Offensive Player of the Week on August 28 ... Recorded season-high 27 kills in 3-1 loss to Columbia ... Hit .526 in a 3-0 victory over Providence ... Recorded 41 kills in three matches at the Saluki Invitational leading Memphis to the tournament title ... Named Spartan Spiketacular MVP after leading Memphis to three-straight victories ... Totaled 39 kills in 10 sets during the tournament, including her 1,000th career kill against Howard ... Registered 14 kills in 3-0 win over Marshall ... Set a season-high with four blocks in 3-0 win over East Carolina ... Tallied 15 kills and a career-high eight digs in a 3-0 victory over Tulane ... Also set a season high with two service aces against the Green Wave ... Downed 25 kills in a 3-2 loss to UTEP ... Tied career-high with five aces in 3-1 loss to UTEP ... Recorded a career-high 30 kills in win over SMU ... Recorded first career double-double of 13 kills and 11 digs against Houston ... Recorded second career double-double with 20 kills and 10 digs vs. SMU.
R-Sophomore (2010) 2010 AVCA All-Midwest Region ... COBRA Magazine All-Southwest Region performer ... All-Conference USA first team honoree ... 2010 C-USA All-Academic Team ... Two-time C-USA Offensive Player of the Week ... Led the Tigers and ranked in the top-10 in C-USA with 483 kills and 525 points ... Had 20-plus kills in six different C-USA matches ... Ranked 40th nationally with 3.96 kills per set ... Was 66th in the nation at 4.30 points per set ... Ranked 179th in nation with .305 hitting percentage ... Recorded a then career-high 29 kills in an Oct. 29 match against Southern Miss ... Finished with at least 10 kills in 27-of-32 matches ... Had the most aces by a player in a 2010 C-USA match, recording five service aces against UTEP Nov. 21 ... Started all 32 matches, playing in 122 sets ... 2010 COBRA Magazine Preseason Second Team All-National ... 2010 Preseason All-C-USA.
Freshman(2009) Named to the Confernece USA All-Freshman Team ... 2009 COBRA Magazine All-National second team ... Led Memphis with 335 kills, 357 points and a .282 attack percentage ... Second on the club with 3.10 kills per set ... Only the sixth Tigers freshman to ever reach 300 kills in a season ... Finished fourth on Memphis' all-time freshman kills ledger ... Played in all 108 sets ... Logged 41 digs and 41 total blocks ... Hit .289 with a team-best 182 kills in C-USA play ... Averaged more than three kills per set against league opponents ... Reached double-figures in kills 18 times, including 10 times in C-USA matches ... Highlighted her season with a then career-best 25 kills and hit .429 vs. UT Martin ... Tallied 20 or more kills three times ... Posted 21 kills and hit .581 in a win over East Carolina ... Named to the Memphis Invitational All-Tournament and Tiger Invitational All-Tournament Teams.
Prior to Memphis
At Hoffman Estates High School A two-sport star at Hoffman Estates ... Earned a pair of letters at middle blocker and outside hitter for head coach Dan Hutton ... A two-time All-Northwest All-Area Team selection ... Also tabbed an all-conference performer twice ... Slammed a team-high 226 kills and hit .280 her senior season ... Defensively, made 96 digs and added 11 blocks ... Also starred on the Hoffman Estates track team as a sprinter for two years ... Ran the 55, 100, 200 and 400-meter dashes ... Also participated in the 4x100, 4x200 and 4x400-meter relays ... Placed seventh in the long jump at the Illinois state track meet ... Named Hoffman Estates High School Female Athlete of the Year.
Personal Daughter of Rose Hawkins and Gerard Hawkins ... Played club volleyball for the Sky High Volleyball Club ... Has a sister, Simone.