Women's Volleyball


Sarah Pomeroy
Sarah Pomeroy

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Assumption

Last College:
Texas

Height:
6-1

Position:
Outside Hitter

College: Two-year letterwinner at Texas transferred to Illinois following the Fall, '99 semester and will be eligibile to play this fall.

1999: Played in 26 matches before being sidelined with an ankle injury ? Saw action as a reserve, rotating in at the back row ? Averaged 2.11 digs per game (173 total) ? Collected double-digit digs in five matches, highlighted by a career high 18 against Colorado.

1998: Played in 19 matches, starting nine times ? Tallied 81 digs on the season, averaging 1.76 per game ? Recorded a career-high nine kills while hitting a career best .333 against Texas Tech.


High School: 1997 Volleyball Magazine second team All-American ? 1997 Gatorade Circle of Champions Midwest Region High School Player of the Year ? Won three state championships at Assumption ? 1997 Kentucky High School Assocation Player of the Year ? Three-time first team all-state selection ? Two-time USVBA first team All-American and three-time AAU All-American.

Personal: Parents are Donald and Susan Pomeroy ? Father was a football letterwinner at the University of Louisville ? Member of the United States Regional Equestrian team and United States Pony Club ? Plans to pursue a career in medicine after college.

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