Sydney Welch
Sydney  Welch


Louisville, KY

High School:



Exercise Science



Volleyball's Welch & Moor Honored for Standout Performances

Welch named A-10 Rookie of the Week while Moor earns AVSR Player of the Week honors


Volleyball Welcomes Four Newcomers for 2017 Season

Colonials add three freshmen and a graduate transfer to roster

2017 as a freshman: Played in all 32 matches, appearing in 120 sets, in debut season ... led GW and finished fifth overall in the Atlantic 10 with 469 digs ... ranked seventh in the A-10 with 3.90 digs per set ... posted seven matches with 20 digs or more ... finished third on team with 108 assists ... also totaled 14 service aces ... set GW's single-match record for a four-set match with 34 digs against Duquesne (Oct. 27) ... double-doubled with 21 digs and 10 assists vs. George Mason (Nov. 3) ... named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week on October 30 after averaging 6.25 digs per set in wins over Duquesne and La Salle.

High School/Club: Helped Assumption High School to the Kentucky State Championship as a senior ... played for Kentucky Indiana Volleyball Association (KIVA) club team ... helped AAU team to National Championship in 2012 as well as second-place finish in 2014 and third-place finish in 2010 ... JVA World Challenge Championships in 2011 and 2014.

Personal: Born Sydney Isabella Welch on 2/12/98 in Louisville, KY ... daughter of Melissa and Jerry Welch ... has two brothers, David and Jack ... intended major is Exercise Science.

High School/Club: Two-time All-State performer at Gaffney High School ... three-time All-Region selection ... named Offensive Most Valuable Player as a senior while being named a 5A/4A North All-Star and both an All-Region and All-State player ... recorded 1,000th-career kill as a senior ... was also the Offensive MVP and an All-Region selection as a junior ... helped team to Region III-AAAA Championship as a sophomore while leading the region in service aces ... High School Sports Report SCHSL All-State selection as a sophomore ... competed for Upward Stars Upstate Club for eight years ... three-time AAU All-Star/All-American ... helped AAU team to 18U National Championship.

Personal: Born Marianna Blair Warren on 11/25/98 in Gaffney, SC ... daughter of Maria and Jerrel Warren ... has two brothers, J.J. and Aaron ... intended major is Speech and Hearing Sciences.

Kills 2 - vs. Wofford (8/25/17)
Attempts 3 - at Howard (10/3/17)
Hitting Pct. 1.000 (2-0-2) - vs. Wofford (8/25/17)
Assists 10 - vs. George Mason (11/3/17)
Service Aces 3 - vs. Hofstra (9/2/17)
Block Solos 0
Block Assists 0 -
Digs 34 - vs. Duquesne (10/27/17)
Points 3.0 - vs. Hofstra (9/2/17)


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