27 medal winners
A total of 124 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
The Lady Techsters will begin tournament play at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday versus Ole Miss
The road meeting between LA Tech and UAPB begins at 7 p.m. in Pine Bluff, Ark.
LA Tech ended the tournament in second place and had two players named to the all-tournament team
2014: Saw action in 27 matches and 72 sets as a freshman defensive specialist/libero for the Lady Techsters ... Ranked fourth on the team with 156 digs (2.17 per set) ... Recorded double-digit digs on five different occasions throughout the season ... Ranked fifth on the team with 20 assists ... Totaled a season-high 27 digs to help lead LA Tech to a straight-set victory over New Orleans (9/13) in the Lady Techster Invitational ... Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for the 2014-15 academic year ... Was the only Lady Techster to receive the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal for maintaining a 3.75 or better GPA for the 2014-15 academic school year.
High School: Graduated from St. Joseph's Academy in 2014 as a four-year letterwinner in volleyball ... Earned the St. Joseph's Academy Service Award (50 hours of service each year) ... Named the District Defensive Player of the Year (2013) ... Received the Health & PE Award, as well as the Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award ... Earned all-district honorable mention honors in 2011 and 2012 ... Named to the AAU Super Regional all-tournament team in 2012 ... Earned all-district, all-metro, all-state and all-state academic honors following the 2013 season ... Helped her team claim the 2013 5A State Championship title in her senior season ... Coached by Sivi Miller ... Member of the Red Storm Volleyball Club, Beta Club, National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta Student Ambassadors and Senior Student Ministry.
Personal: Full name is Jacie Jo McClure ... Born on Oct. 18, 1995 in Baton Rouge, La. ... Daughter of Brett and Monica McClure ... Has one sibling, Jamie ... Father played college baseball at Southeastern La. and college basketball at Mississippi Junior College ... Brother Jamie played college baseball at LSU-Alexandria.