Four Green Wave players post double-digit kill totals, three others tally 10-plus dig effort in defeat
Freshman (2011): Appeared in 26 matches with 20 starts and appeared in 89 sets...led the team in service aces (24)...ranked third on the team in digs (203) and was fifth on the squad in kills (137) and points (173)...was fourth in Conference USA in service aces per-set (0.27)...posted double-digit kills twice and double-digit digs eight times...posted one double-double (kills/digs) with ten kills and 12 digs versus Belmont (9/16) at the Kathy Trosclair Memorial...had at least one service ace in ten straight matches from Sept. 2 - Sept. 30...opened her career with five kills and four digs versus North Dakota State (8/26) and nine kills and nine digs against Idaho State (8/26) at the Tiger Invitational...opened the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Classic with nine kills, three service aces and 11 digs versus San Diego State (9/2)...added seven kills and nine digs versus Southern Illinois (9/3) to close out the ASBCC...had six kills and nine digs at FAU (9/8) and ten kills and six digs at FIU (9/9) on a road trip...collected two service aces, seven kills and 11 digs versus Lamar (9/17) at the Kathy Trosclair Memorial...closed out the KTM with five kills and 14 digs versus South Alabama (9/17)...combined for 15 kills and 21 digs at Rice (9/23) and Houston (9/25) to open Conference USA play...added eight kills to go along with 24 digs and two service aces versus UAB (9/30)...had nine kills and nine digs in the final match at SMU (10/9)...chipped in eight kills and 13 digs versus Marshall (10/14)...posted seven kills and ten digs versus Southern Miss (10/19)...appeared off the bench in her final six matches.
About Grace Weaver
Prep: Lettered all four years for head coach Justeen Patton Coulson at Belton High School...selected as team captain during her junior and senior seasons...named the team MVP as a junior and senior...helped the Tigers to 58 wins and the Region II 5-A Bi-District Championships in her final three seasons...earned First Team All-State honors from the Texas Sports Writers Association as a senior...was an All-State Honorable Mention pick as a junior by the TSWA...earned the District 12 5-A MVP honor during her final two seasons at BHS...earned All-Centex honors from the Waco Tribune (Jr. and Sr.) and the Austin American-Statesman (Sr.)...was awarded the Area Player of the Year honor by the Killeen Daily Herald as a junior and senior...was a member of PrepVolleyball.com's "Soph 79" has a sophomore...was a Second Team All-Area pick as a sophomore...earned Academic All-State honors and Academic All-District 12 5-A during her final season with the Tigers...played her club volleyball for the Austin Performance Volleyball Club...helped her club to a fifth place showing at the 17U AAU Junior Olympics...helped Apex 18 advance to the Junior Olympics in 2011...also lettered in track and field once...won the District 12-5A high jump championship and placed fifth at the Texas 5A Region II meet.
Personal: Born Grace Elizabeth Weaver on November 12, 1992...daughter of Ronnie and Sue Weaver...has one brother, Ryan...mother, Sue, was a two-time All-SEC selection in volleyball at Ole Miss and was a four-year starter for the Rebels from 1980-83.