AT GEORGE WASHINGTON:
Two-time Team MVP and co-captain in 2009 & 2010 ... appeared in 107 sets as a junior in 2009 and scored 369 points on 338 kills, 369 digs, 16 aces and 26 total blocks ... named to the 2009 DC Challenge All-Tournament Team ... named team's MVP as a sophomore in 2008 by her teammates after scoring 263 points on 241 kills with 271 digs, 15 service aces and 12 total blocks in 97 sets ... named to the West Virginia Classic All-Tournament Team ... appeared in 113 sets as a freshman in 2007 and recorded 85 kills, 25 aces and 359 digs for 112 points ... her 359 digs was second-most on the team ... also added 25 assists.
Led Wayne Central H.S. in kills and was team captain as a senior under coach Dave Hosenfeld ... was named Section V Class A MVP following her senior season ... named to New York State All-Tournament Team and was named the Volleyball Player of the Year by the Daily Messenger newspaper ... also named Rotary Athlete of the Year and was a Wendy's High School Heisman nominee ... recipient of the Kodak Young Leader Award, the Urban League of Rochester Black Scholar Award and the Wayne Teachers Association Citizenship Award ... her Volley FX club team won gold medals three stright years and she was president of the Varsity Club and three-year member of the student senate ... member of the National Honor Society and her 3.76 GPA ranked 19th of 210 students.
Born Feb. 13, 1989, in Lackawana, New York ... full name is Leah Marie Hill (pronounced "LEE-uh") ... daughter of John and Lisa Hill ... has two older brothers, J.R. (28) and Zack (24) who played soccer at Nazareth College ... enjoys music, basketball, soccer and Frisbee ... plans to pursue a career in child or criminal psychology ... major is psychology.
|Kills||23||vs. Charlotte (11/6/08)|
|Attempts||56 (2 times)||last at Villanova (9/12/09)|
|Hitting Pct.||.500||at NC Central (10/9/08)|
|Assists||4||vs. Temple (11/20/09)|
|Service Aces||3 (2 times)||last at Towson (9/19/09)|
|Block Solos||1 (8 times)||last vs. American (8/28/10)|
|Block Assists||3||at Villanova (9/12/09)|
|Digs||22||at Villanova (9/12/09)|
|Points||24.5 (2 times)||last at Fordham (11/9/08)|
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