AT GEORGE WASHINGTON:
2008 & 2009 Co-Captain ... Played in 104 sets as a junior last season and contributed 270 points on 192 kills while hitting .227 for the season ... led the Colonials with 33 aces and was second with 80 total blocks (10 solo, 70 assisted) ... named to the Nittany Lion Invitational All-Tournament Team hosted by No. 1 Penn State ... also named GWsports.com's Colonial of the Week Sept. 8 ... played for a USA entry at the 2008 Global Challenge volleyball tournament, July 20-24, in Pula, Croatia ... appeared in 113 sets as a sophomore last season and was third on team with 190 kills and 269 points while hitting .219 ... her 93 total blocks led the squad and her 27 aces ranked second ... also added 79 digs ... named to the 2006 A-10 All-Rookie Team, Colonials' top freshman in 2006 appeared in all 94 sets and started all 26 matches ... totalled 171 kills and her .279 attack percentage was best among GW starters ... led the team with 37 aces and added 46 digs for 242.5 points ... her 64 total blocks (5 solo, 59 assisted) was the second-most on the team ... named to the inaugural DC Challenge All-Tournament Team in August.
Named All-Conference all four years at Minneapolis Southwest High School under coach Jackie Richter ... was Most Improved Player as a freshman and a three-time team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named All-State honorable mention as a senior by the St. Paul Pioneer Press ... also garnered All-Conference academic honors as well as the Dan Olson Scholar Athlete Award.
Born Jan. 22, 1988 in Minneapolis, Minnesota ... full name is Abby Lund Syverson (pronounced "SEE-ver-son") ... daughter of Brad and Carol Syverson ... has a younger brother, Alex (20), who is a rower at Stanford University, and a younger sister, Britta (18) who rows for UCLA ... earned a 3.6 GPA with an International Baccalaureate certificate ... enjoys watching and playing sports, music and Spanish ... Major: geography with a minor in spanish and international affairs.
Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule
WASHINGTON - A total of 14 home matches at the Charles E. Smith Center, including a pair of non-conference tournaments, highlights the George Washington...
Sarah Bernson Named Head Coach for GW Volleyball
WASHINGTON - The George Washington Athletic Department has announced that Sarah Bernson will lead the GW Volleyball program as the ninth head coach in...
Three GW Student-Athletes Attend NCAA Career in Sports Forum
A trio of George Washington student-athletes had the privilege of attending the three-day Career in Sports Forum at the NCAA National Office last weekend in ...
GW Athletics Announces Resignation of Amanda Ault
The George Washington University Department of Athletics and Recreation announced today that Head Volleyball Coach Amanda Ault has resigned due to personal...
Seven Student-Athletes Recognized By University For Academic Excellence
At a recent Academic Honors Dinner hosted by the university in the student center, seven GW student-athletes were celebrated for having a grade point average...
Volleyball's Osuchukwu and Brown Honored with Postseason Awards
Senior duo honored on All-Conference Second Team and All-Academic Team, respectively
Volleyball Rallies for #RevRivalry and Senior Day Win
Colonials erase 2-0 deficit to deliver Ault's 100th win
Volleyball Falls at Rhode Island, 3-1
Osuchukwu Totals 11 Blocks; Colonials Visit Fordham on Sunday