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Liz McGehee
Liz McGehee

Hometown:
Lafayette, La.

High School:
Episcopal School of Acadiana

Last College:
Lehigh

Height:
5-8

Position:
DS

Birthdate:
02/23/1987

Experience:
3L

Major:
Ecomomics


Career: Three-year letterwinner at Tulane where she tallied 143 digs and 1.35 digs per set...played in one match at Tulane in 2005 before spending the remainder of the year at Lehigh...returned to the Green Wave program in 2006 and earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane 3.0 Club recognition each year.

2008: Played in 16 matches and 26 sets as a senior...posted 42 digs and 1.62 digs per set as a defensive specialist...started first career Tulane match at libero against Jacksonville State (9/120 and again in the regular-season finale against UTEP (11/16), posting a career-best 22 digs and 10 ups in the respective contests...also donned the off-colored jersey again in set three of Tulane's straight-sets victory over SMU (11/7) when she posted three digs...tallied five digs in a straight-sets win over Xavier (9/20)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.

2007: Appeared in 26 matches and 44 sets as a junior...posted 48 digs and 1.09 digs per set primarily as a defensive specialist...tallied five multiple-dig performances, including a season-high 11 vs. Texas-Pan America in the Domino's Invitational (9/1)...added nine digs vs. McNeese (10/9) and seven against Louisiana-Lafayette (9/1) and VCU (9/15)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's List and Tulane's 3.0 Club.

2006: Played in 17 matches and 35 sets as a sophomore...totaled 53 digs and 1.51 digs per set primarily as a defensive specialist...posted eight multiple-dig matches, including a season-best 14 vs. Florida Atlantic in the Hawkeye Challenge (9/8)...added 12 digs and a season-best two aces vs. McNeese in the Kathy Trosclair Memorial Tournament (8/26)...also recorded nine digs at SMU (10/22)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.

2005: Began the season at Tulane before transferring to Lehigh for the fall semester following Hurricane Katrina...played in the Green Wave's season-opener vs. Nicholls State (8/26) before appearing in 13 matches and 47 games for the Mountain Hawks...ranked second on the Lehigh squad in assists (301) and assists per game (6.40), and fifth in digs (92)...recorded a season-high two kills against Holy Cross (10/21) for Lehigh...turned in five 30-plus assist matches as Lehigh's setter...posted a season-high 34 assists on against Lafayette (10/14)...added 33 assists against Holy Cross (10/21)...recorded a season-high 16 digs against Lafayette (10/14)...added 14 digs against Loyola [Maryland] (11/2).

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Episcopal School of Acadiana for coach Ursula Quoyeser...helped lead the Falcons to district titles as a freshman, sophomore and senior, the state championship as a freshman and sophomore, a second-place finish as a junior and the semi-finals as a senior...earned all-state honors her final three prep seasons...as a senior, named All-Acadiana MVP and academic all-state, and was selected to play in the state All-Star Game...earned state MVP honors as a sophomore...also lettered four years in soccer...off the court, was a member of the National Honor Society and Headmaster's List, and was the captain of the Pep Squad.

Club: Played six years for Southern Spikers Volleyball Club.

Personal: Born Elizabeth Ann McGehee on Feb. 23, 1987 in Lafayette, La...daughter of Jim and Penny McGehee...has three brothers: Bo, Ben and Michael...majoring in ecomomics.

Liz McGehee's Career Statistics

Year MP SP Kill K/G Err. Att. Pct. Asst. A/G SA SE SA/G Dig D/G BS BA TB B/G BE BHE Points
2005* 14 48 2 0.04 6 20 -2.00 301 6.40 8 12 0.17 92 1.92 0 0 0 0.00 0 5 10.0
2006 17 35 0 0.00 0 0 .000 4 0.11 4 3 0.11 53 1.51 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 4.0
2007264410.2219.00020.05260.05481.090000.00003.0
2008162610.040 11.00000.00000.00421.620000.00001.0

Career*7215340.03730-.1003072.0114210.092351.540000.000518.0
*includes 13 matches played at Lehigh