Tuesday, 31 January 2023

NCAA Womens Volleyball

Terps Welcome Gunter and Schnitta to 2023 Roster

Terps Welcome Gunter and Schnitta to 2023 Roster

Oviedo, FL

Mississippi State

5′ 8″ / Defensive Specialist

As a Junior at Mississippi State (2022): Played in 107 of the team’s 108 sets and all 28 matches…Led the team in digs with with 453…Third on the team in assists with 104…Recorded a career-high 36 digs against LSU (Oct. 30)…Named SEC Defensive Player of the week twice this season…Tabbed seven assists and 24 digs against Oklahoma (9/3)…Put up a season high eight assists twice this season against Notre Dame (8/27) and Bowling Green (9/15)…22 digs against South Carolina (10/19)…Had five assists and 28 digs against LSU (10/29)…Put up six assists and 25 digs against Ketuncky (11/11)…Tabbed four assists and 25 digs against Tennessee (11/20)…Logged eight 20+ dig games on the season…Recorded 20+ digs in six of last 10 matches of the season

As a Sophomore at Mississippi State (2021): Ranked among the SEC’s top 10 in digs (257 – 6th) … Had a total of 125 assists and 480 digs on the season … Played in 122 of team’s 125 sets and 30 of 31 matches with 30 starts at libero … Combined for 7 assists and 21 digs versus Southeastern Louisiana (Aug. 28) … Helped get Mississippi State their first win in program history at No. 17 Florida with 33 digs (Sep. 24) … Had a 3-game streak of 20 plus digs: 25 digs against LSU (Oct. 2), 20 digs at No. 5 Kentucky (Oct. 6) and 22 digs versus South Carolina (Oct. 13) … Combined 36 digs and 8 assists to help the team win the series sweep over Texas A&M (Oct. 23-24) … Combined 7 assists and 37 digs in series sweep over No. 24 Tennessee (Nov. 13-14) 

As a Freshman at Mississippi State (2020-21): Started every set in the libero jersey…Earned SEC All-Freshman Team Honors…Selected AVCA All-Region Honorable Mention…Finished No. 6 in the SEC in digs (3.43 per set), and No. 2 among league freshmen…Led team in digs (257 total)…Ranked No. 2 on the team in service aces (17)…Led team with 17 digs and had nine assists in collegiate debut against Arkansas (Oct. 17)…Tallied season-high 20 digs twice…Added 79 assists…Totaled 27 digs and 12 assists to help MSU defeat No. 7 Texas A&M twice on the road (Nov. 4-5)…Led team in digs in both matches against No. 2 Kentucky (Nov. 13-14)…Averaged 4.29 digs per set in State’s series sweep of Ole Miss (Feb. 11-12) to claim SEC Freshman of the Week honors on February…Tallied season-high four services at Alabama (Feb. 26)…Tied season-high 20 digs in season finale against Georgia…

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