Seminoles defeat both Jacksonville University and North Florida in weekend scrimmages
Junior middle blocker and right-side hitter honored for having highest cumulative GPA at finals site
Junior volleyball player Amanda Saxton embodies everything that's right about intercollegiate athletics.
Dual-sport student-athlete who had fulfilling seasons with both indoor volleyball as well as sand volleyball ... no matter the circumstances, comes in and competes every day in practice ... has earn several accolades for her exceptional work in the classroom and community ... outstanding future ahead.
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PERSONAL: Born June 19, 1991 ... majoring in communications and business ... daughter of Brad and Denise Saxton ... favorite movie is "A Walk to Remember" ... favorite book is Redeeming Love ... likes listening to "With Everything" by Hillsong ... has two younger brothers ... once traveled to Guatemala on a mission trip with the Wesley Foundation Campus Ministry ... enjoys listening to "Brave" by Nicole Nordeman on her iPod ... helping out with the Special Olympics was her favorite community service initiative ... used to perform in her high school plays ... would most like to meet Drew Brees because "of his ability to keep his faith even during tough times" ... looks up to her parents and coaches back in Orlando ... favorite quote is "When you have a setback, don't step back. God is preparing you for an ultimate comeback."