Aggies Open First Season In Mountain West With 11 Home Matches
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Aggies Add Two Middle Blockers, One Outside Hitter, One Opposite Side Hitter And A Libero
First Of Four Weekends Of Competition For WAC Champion Aggies
WAC Champion Aggies Have Four-Straight Weekends Of Competition
Utah State Volleyball vs. Texas State
Utah State Volleyball vs. Louisiana Tech
Utah State Volleyball vs. UT Arlington
Utah State Volleyball vs. UTSA
Utah State Volleyball vs. San Jose State
Academic All-WAC (2011-VB/T&F)
COACHSPEAK: A dynamic athlete... Improved her ball control over the spring... An all-around fun player to watch.
2011 Season (FR.): Appeared in 21 matches, starting six times... Had 78 kills on the season, setting her career-high with 14 at both Louisiana Tech on Sept. 29 and at New Mexico State on Oct. 1... Tallied 20 or more attempts in seven matches, led by career-high 33 at New Mexico State on Oct. 1... Had career-best .263 attack percentage (7-2-19) vs. Pacific on Aug. 26... Had 73 digs during the year, setting her personal best of 23 at Louisiana Tech on Sept. 29, one of two matches with double-digit digs, adding 10 vs. Hawai'i on Sept. 24... Finished the season with four assists and 18 block assists... Had career-best four block assists vs. Fresno State on Oct. 13 while adding three at both Cal State Fullerton on Sept. 17 and at Hawai'i on Oct. 21... Earned first-team all-WAC honors in track & field after placing third in the high jump at the WAC Championships, helping USU to its first women's Outdoor WAC title... Earned academic all-WAC honors in both volleyball and track & field.
High School/Club: Earned first-team all-region honors in each of her final three years at Thatcher High School, helping her team to the 2A state championship in 2008, and runner-up finishes in 2009 and 2010... Earned first-team small school all-state honors twice... Also competed for Club Red... Was a state champion in the high jump all four years of high school clearing 5'10" her senior season... A member of the National Honor Society and the school's honor roll.
Personal: Born February 10, 1993 in Safford, Ariz... One of four children of Ray and Kim Orr... Majoring in exercise science.