Aggies Enter New Conference With Lots Of Talent But Cautious Of Unknowns With New League
USU This Season: Has developed into an outstanding defensive player and will fill the libero position well for USU... Also has the ability to set and is a sound passer... An energizer for the team when she is on the floor.
2002 Season (Jr.): Appeared in 24 matches and 82 games as a libero... Recorded 167 digs during the season for an average of 2.04 digs per game... Also recorded 15 assists... Her best match of the season came on Nov. 8 when she recorded a career-high 22 digs against Cal State Fullerton... Had 10 or more digs in five different matches on the season.
Previous School: Was a two-year starter at Northwest College in Powell, Wyo... Helped her team win back-to-back Region IX championships... Earned all-region, all-conference, and all-tournament honors as both a freshman and sophomore... Averaged 11.8 assists and 2.6 digs per game during her career ranking eighth in the nation in assists... Northwest College went 64-34 during her career... Also tallied 130 service aces in two seasons.
High School/Club: A three-year starter at Burlington High School... Earned all-conference and all-state honors as both a junior and senior... Her team finished second in state four straight years... Also participated in basketball and track earning all-conference and all-state honors in basketball three consecutive seasons... Helped led her team to the 1A state basketball championship as a junior.
Personal: Born April 1, 1982 in Lovell, Wyo... One of nine children of Jay and Susan Neves... Was valedictorian of her high school... Older sister Chelsi was a two-year starter for Utah State?s volleyball team and her younger brother Whitney is a pole vaulter on the BYU track team... Majoring in physical education... First name is pronounced Tau-bee (rhymes with Pow)... Last name is pronounced Kneevs.