Junior Jo-Leigh VerVelde reaches 1,000 career digs in the loss
WCU to face No. 2 seed UNCG in the 2016 Southern Conference Championship
WCU claims just third victory in the last 18 matches against the Paladins
WCU's .277 hitting percentage was its second best percentage of the season as a team
WCU will now travel to Samford and Wofford Oct 21 and 22
WCU Volleyball versus Mercer
WCU vs Wofford
Western Carolina versus Tennessee Tech
2016 Volleyball Preseason Practice
Western Carolina versus East Tennessee State
2015 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 matches for the Catamounts ... Made first career appearance against Murray State (08/29) ... Finished with 10 kills, four digs and four blocks on the season ... Registered first career kills and block against Murray State (08/29) ... Had a career-high four kills at Mercer (10/09) ... Picked up first career dig versus High Point (09/22) ... Had a dig in four matches ... Posted a career-high two blocks at Mercer (10/09).
Prior to Western Carolina: Was a member of the Westside High School varsity team ... Was a three-time All-Region selection at WHS ... Named the team Most Valuable Player twice ... As a sophomore, she also earned the Coaches Award and was named to the Hillcrest All-Tournament team ... As a freshman, she picked up the team's hardest hitter award ... During her club career, she competed for Upward Stars Upstate in Spartanburg, S.C. ... Won the Southeast Alliance Volleyball League (SAVL) Spring Madness Tournament as well as the SAVL Power League Championships in Myrtle Beach, S.C. ... Her team also advanced to the Xcel/Upward AAU Super Regional ... In the classroom, she was a member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club.