Five seniors conclude their Catamount careers
O'Connor is the first Catamount to earn All-Conference Honors since 2014
WCU downed The Citadel on the road 3-0 Friday night
O'Connor once again leads the way with 18 kills and four blocks
Senior Katie O'Connor led with a career-high 21 kills while compiling a .677 attack percentage
Prior to Western Carolina: Prepped at Norcross High School in Norcross, Ga. ... Compiled a 123-60 record and won three Area Championships ... Team advanced to the Elite Eight in the State Tournament as a junior and a senior and the Sweet 16 as a sophomore ... A three-time All-County selection ... Two-time All-Area honoree ... Named a scholar athlete during junior and senior seasons ... As a senior, named to the Gwinnett Volleyball Super 6 ... The Class 7A Area 7 Player of the Year ... All-Gwinnett County Player of the Year ... A selection on the GVCA All-State 7A Team ... Played club volleyball with fellow WCU volleyball student-athlete Gabby Gray ... Team finished third at the Big South Qualifier in 2015 and 14th at the USAV Nationals. In 2016 ... Team placed second at the Northern Lights Qualifier and at the Big South Qualifier before placing fifth at USAV Nationals.