Former Standout Inks Deal with Azeryol Baku in Azerbaijan
Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Men's and Women's Basketball Games, Tailgate Party, Title IX Celebration Highlight Weekend
Senior Duo Make All-Academic Team, Whyte Named Second Team All-Conference
Colonials Stumble on Final Day of Regular Season
GW Volleyball: Post-Match Interviews vs. Saint Louis - 11/4/11
2010 ATLANTIC 10 ALL-CONFERENCE 2nd TEAM SELECTION
2011 ATLANTIC 10 ALL-CONFERENCE 1st TEAM SELECTION
2011 CoSIDA ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TEAM
2011 CAPITAL ONE ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT II FIRST TEAM
2011 as a junior: Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team, her third post season All-Conference honor of her career ... finished second in the Atlantic 10 with 3.88 kills per set and 4.29 points per set ... finished third overall with 396 kills and 438 total points ... recorded double-digit kills in 21 of 29 regular season matches ... named Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Week on Nov. 7 ... voted the Most Valuable Player of the GW Invitational (Sept. 2-3) ... named to Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference Team and was also selected to the Capital One Academic All-District II First Team and the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team ... set career highs in attempts (72 vs. Duquesne, 11/5), hitting percentage (.519, at Loyola (Md.) 9/28), assists (4 vs. Xavier, 10/9) and service aces (three vs. Indiana, 9/16) ... posted eight double-doubles ... Hit .519 with 15 kills against one error to go with nine digs and three blocks at Loyola (Md.) (9/28).
2010 as a sophomore: Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team after leading the league in both points (536.5) and kills (488) ... started all 122 sets and averaged 2.58 digs per set with 43 total blocks (18 solo, 25 assisted) ... named to the All-Tournament Teams at both the DC Challenge and at the Cleveland State Invitational ... totaled double-digit kills in first 11 matches and 27 total matches ... 15 double-doubles.
2009 as a freshman: Appeared in 118 of GW's 119 sets in debut season at GW ... scored 357 points on 328 kills, 260 digs, 33 total blocks and nine aces ... also added 19 assists and hit .191 ... named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team ... also named to the Towson Invitational All-Tournament Team ... totaled double-digit kills in 15 matches with nine double-doubles.
Named Second Team AVCA All-America, First Team All-Ohio, First Team All-District and District Player of the Year as a senior at Olmstead Falls High School under coach Dawn Moses ... also named First Team All-Conference, Southwestern Conference MVP and Player of the Year by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and Ohio Magazine ... set school records for kills in a career (1,431) and single-season (516) ... the Bulldogs posted a 29-0 record her senior season and won the Ohio State Div. I State championship along with the Div. I Regional championship and the Div. I District championship and Southwestern Conference championship ... averaged 5.7 kill per set while hitting .362 as a senior with 27 aces, 46 blocks and 325 digs ... was the National Honor Society President as a senior and Academic Awards honoree all four years ... member of the school's Student Council and Multicultural Club.
Born February 10, 1991 in Olmsted Falls, Ohio ... full name is Lauren Michelle Whyte ... daughter of Wayne and Mary Whyte ... has an older sister, Kendra (23) ... enjoys basketball and softball ... majoring in mathematics with an eye toward a career in government intelligence.
|Kills||28||at Pittsburgh (9/21/10)|
|Attempts||77||vs. Temple (10/14/12)|
|Hitting Pct.||.519(15-1-27)||at Loyola (Md.) (9/28/11)|
|Assists||4||vs. Xavier (10/9/11)|
|Service Aces||3||vs. Indiana (9/16/11)|
|Block Solos||3||vs. St. John's (9/18/10)|
|Block Assists||5||vs. UMBC (9/5/12)|
|Digs||24||vs. Temple (10/14/12)|
|Points||31.0||vs. St. John's (9/18/10)|