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Leigh Andrew
Player Profile:
Leigh Andrew 2921073
Height: 6'0"
Year: Graduate
Hometown: Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
High School: Cardinal Gibbons
Year Overall Tournament Dual
2017 3-5 0-0 3-5
Total 3-5 (.375) 0-0 3-5 (.375)

last updated: March 20, 2017
ACCOLADES (North Carolina Indoor Volleyball)
• Blue Raider Bash All-Tournament MVP (2013)
• Illini Classic All-Tournament Team (2014)
• Women of Troy Baden Invitational All-Tournament Team (2015)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll (2015)
GRADUATE (2017): Won her first two matches as a Seminole against No. 10 LSU (21-10, 21-17) and No. 9 Stetson (21-18, 21-19) in the Stetson Spring Break Invitational (March 5)...
CAREER NOTES (North Carolina): Made 115 career appearances (388 sets), totaling 746 kills, 957 digs, 165 blocks, 80 service aces and 73 assists … strong defensive outside hitter who played all six rotations for the majority of her career after earning playing time primarily in the back row as a freshman.

SENIOR (2015, North Carolina): Started all 31 matches, playing in all-but-two sets … finished second on the team with 262 kills and 22 service aces, while adding 273 digs and 48 blocks … posted nine double-doubles (kills-digs), including five straight from Oct. 30 to Nov. 13 … tallied 15 double-digit digs matches and 13 matches with 10+ kills … matched her career-high with 18 kills while adding 14 digs at No. 11 BYU to earn All-Tournament honors at the Women of Troy Baden Invitational … won the John C. Lotz Memorial Award as the unsung hero of the team.

JUNIOR (2014, North Carolina):
Started 27 of 29 matches as a key six-rotation outside hitter … posted 59 total blocks and 23 service aces on the season … notched four double-doubles and reached 10+ kills in nine matches … blasted a career-high 18 kills with 15 digs vs. Duke (Nov. 26) to help clinch the ACC championship … ranked second on the team with 245 digs (2.58/set) and third on the team with 2.40 kills/set … finished second on the team with 698 attack attempts and scored 282.0 total points.

SOPHOMORE (2013, North Carolina):
Started 31 of 32 matches in 2013 … named the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raider Bash Tournament MVP … recorded six double-doubles and tallied 10+ digs in 15 matches, including three 20-dig performances … enjoyed career-highs of 22 digs (vs. Maryland, Oct. 25) and 15 kills (vs. Florida State, Nov. 1) … tied her career-high three aces vs. Cincinnati (9/7) … ranked second on the team with 335 digs (2.99/set) and third in kills with 241 (2.15/) set … also ranked third on the team with 26 aces.

FRESHMAN (2012, North Carolina):
Battled back from injury to play in 23 of 32 matches, starting three in her rookie season … was a key sub who saw most of her action in the back row and stabilized serve receive and defense … great server, posting three aces vs. NC State (Nov. 21) … recorded double-digit digs in four matches, with a season-high 12 against Florida State (Nov. 3), when she also tallied a season-high seven kills.

HIGH SCHOOL:
The No. 97 recruit in the nation … played volleyball three years at Westminster Academy and one at Cardinal Gibbons … integral in helping Cardinal Gibbons advance to the state semi-final game in 2011 … named the Broward County Player of the Year in 2008, 2009 and 2010 … received 2011-12 UnderArmour All-America honorable mention honors … also named the Miami Herald Player of the Year in 2008, 2009 and 2011 … led team to Beast of the Southeast Championship in 2011 and 2012, while bringing home MVP honors in 2012 … 2010 Huntington Beach Volleyball 18u Championship Runner-Up … named to academic honor roll … named one of 35 finalists for PrepVolleyball.com's 2010 National High School Junior of the Year award … also competed in track and field … was track & field team captain and named MVP after helping her team to the 2010 Team Florida High Performance Championship … helped team claim state runner-up in Class 2A at Westminster Academy in 2010.

PERSONAL:
Born Feb. 4 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. … daughter of Margie and Scott Andrew … earned her bachelor’s of arts degree in management and society from North Carolina in spring 2016.
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