2012: Played in eight matches as a redshirt-freshman, posting a 2-6 overall record...teamed with Shefali Arora to go 0-4 in No. 4 action and 2-2 at No. 5...posted a three-set win at Stetson (3/14) and a two-set sweep at Mercer (April 7).
Indoor: Three-year squad member of Tulane's indoor program, appearing in one match...in lone career appearance, had one assist and four service receptions at Rice (10/7/12).
High School: Four-year letterwinner at the Hammond School for coach Andy Edgren...helped lead the Skyhawks to three regional titles and a second-place finish in the state as a sophomore...earned first-team All-South Carolina Independent School Association All-Region and High School Sports Report All-State honors as a senior...selected to compete in the SCISA North/South All-Star Game that year as well...played club volleyball for Midlands 18 Elite...also lettered four years in track and field where she won a regional title in the 4x100 meter relay each season while placing second in the state in the shot put as a senior...off the court, earned the Hammond Kettle Award for her academic, athletic and leadership excellence.
Personal: Born Amber Bennett on Dec. 7, 1991, in West Columbia, S.C...daughter of Bralyn and Angela Bennett...has three brothers: B.J., Malik and Omari...majoring in business management.