Freshman Melanie Crow Tallies 12 Kills in Tight Match with Wildcats
2013: Averaged 2.48 kills per set, the second highest average on the team, and was second on the team with a .260 hitting percentage ... Recorded 16 kills on an impressive .500 hitting percentage against LSU in the season finale ... Had a team-high 12 kills at Auburn ... Tallied 11 kills, two service aces and seven total blocks, including two solo blocks, at Tennessee ... Had nine kills and four digs at Mississippi State ... Had 11 kills vs. South Carolina ... Had 13 kills and a career-high tying eight solo blocks, including two solo blocks, against Tennessee ... Had 12 kills vs. Auburn ... Notched 13 kills, an ace, two digs and five block assists at LSU ... Had a season- and team-high 15 kills and career-high six digs at Georgia ... Had a team-high 10 kills against Louisiana to go with her four digs ... Had two solo blocks and two block assists vs. Southern Miss ... Named to the TCU Nike/Molten Invitational All-Tournament team ... Had 13 kills at TCU and a career-high tying two solo blocks ... Had eight kills and zero errors (.667) and a career-high eight block assists vs. Houston ... Had 12 kills vs. Arkansas State ... Had 11 kills vs. Georgia Southern ... Named to the GW Invitational All-Tournament team ... Hammered down 11 kills and had two solo blocks vs. Maryland ... Member of the Rebels' leadership team.
2012: Named to SEC All-Freshmen team ... Had the best attacking percentage on the team (.312), and the best in the SEC among freshmen (10th overall) ... Tied for the third highest blocks per set average (0.71 bps) on the team ... Had the third most kills per set on the team (2.21 kps) ... Had 10 kills and a solo block vs. Alabama ... Had a team-high 10 kills vs. Florida, committing just two errors ... Tallied a team-high 16 kills at LSU, and had four block assists ... Had 10 kills at Kentucky ... Had 13 kills in a home win over Missouri ... Recorded a career-high 20 kills at Georgia and had four block assists ... Had three service aces at Florida ... Had 10 kills against North Dakota in the final match of the Magnolia Invitational ... Had a then season-high 11 kills vs. Rice on 16 attempts ... Shined in her very first collegiate match, recording seven kills on 11 attempts vs. Samford ... Her attacking percentage of .636 vs. Samford tied for a season high.
2011: Redshirted and did not see action after tearing her ACL in the preseason ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for head coach Cindy Esposito at Dutch Fork High School ... Named an All-Region and All-State selection her senior season ... Also named her team Player of the Year and team MVP as a senior ... Named the team's Best Offensive Player as a junior ... Lettered four years in track ... Three-time state champion in the high jump ... Named a three-time All-Region selection and a four-time All-State selection ... Also named Runner of the Year and MVP of field events in 2010 ... Runner-up in the state championships for triple jump in 2010 ...
CLUB: Competed for two years with Magnum Volleyball Club ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Daughter of Jean and Marie Laporte ... Born December 18, 1992.
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