Kara Morgan leads Ole Miss with 14 kills, eight digs
2012: Played in every set but six this season ... Had the third most digs (212) on the team (2.10 digs/set) ... Had the fourth most assists on the team (45) ... One of the top servers on the team with 21 aces ... Had seven digs, four assists and one service ace vs. Texas A&M ... Had a team-high tying eight digs against No. 16 Florida ... Finished with 11 digs at LSU and at Kentucky ... Tallied 11 digs vs. Missouri ... Had a career-high 21 digs at Georgia ... Was tied for second on the team with 10 digs against Arkansas ... Dug 10 balls at South Carolina ... Had three aces at Alabama ... Came up with 11 digs, three aces and a pair of assists vs. Mississippi State ... Had four aces vs. Alabama A&M ... Recorded 15 digs, one kill, one assist and two service aces at Xavier ... Had 13 digs, four assists and an ace vs. Marquette ... Opened the year with 11 digs and four assists at Miami (Fla.).
2011: Played in all 28 matches, making the start in one ... Made her only start at No. 17 Florida (11/6) ... Played in 102 of 109 sets on the season, one of only six players to play in more than 100 sets for the Rebels ... Came up with a season-high five digs against Eastern Illinois (9/3) at the Crowne Plaza Cardinal Classic ... Tallied 19 service aces, third most on the team ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years at Dripping Springs High School under head coach Michael Kane ... Helped lead her team to the state tournament all four seasons ... Four-time All-District selection ... Named Newcomer of the Year in 2007 ... Honorable mention All-State selection in 2010 ... Helped lead Dripping Springs to two District Championships (2008, 2009) and a Regional Final (2008) ... Three-time academic All-District selection ... Served as team captain her senior season in 2010 ...
CLUB: Competed with the Austin Junior Volleyball Club for seven years ... Competed in the Junior Olympics National Tournament four times ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Daughter of Beckie Smith and Mike McLamore ... Born February 5, 1993 ... Sister, Jordan Elliot, played volleyball at Auburn ... Sister, Jennifer Elliott, played volleyball at Tennessee ... Mother, Beckie, played volleyball at Sam Houston State and Texas.
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Track & Field News published today a comprehensive listing of the best marks in the world and U.S. this year, combining indoors and outdoors (full lists here). Several current and former Ole Miss athletes found themselves on the lists, as... read more
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A little more than a year into his first term as Ole Miss Athletics Director, Ross Bjork made his first trip to Starkville this week but did so for a good cause. Bjork and Bulldog AD Scott Stricklin joined forces... read more
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Former Ole Miss All-Americans and collegiate top-10 doubles duo Kristi Boxx and Abby Guthrie have reunited to compete in the $25,000 USTA St. Dominic Pro Circuit women's event in Jackson. The event, which began Sunday, will run through April 7... read more