Twelve current and former student-athletes pick up diplomas
Next match scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday against Utah State at home
The match is set for 2 p.m., Saturday in the Thomas Assembly Center
Set to host UT Arlington in conference opener at 2 p.m., Saturday
The match is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday in Natchitoches, La.
Played in 14 matches, all of which she started before succumbing to injuries late in the season ... Recorded 90 kills in 47 sets played while averaging 1.91 per set ... Season-high 12 kills versus South Carolina State (9/1) ... Named to the all-tournament team at the Lamar Invitational where she totaled 24 kills, 22 digs and nine total blocks in three matches over the course of the weekend tournament ... Recorded 73 digs on the season; Twelve of those came against South Alabama (8/25) for a season high ... Totaled 20 blocks (two solo, 18 assisted) with an average of 0.43 per set ... Totaled a season-high for blocks against Tulane (8/31) when she recorded six in the match ... Added six service aces in 2012 to bring her career total to 18.
Played in 24 matches, starting 19... Recorded 13 kills in a game twice, last vs. Houston Baptist (09/17)... Registered a season-high six blocks vs. Rutgers (08/27)... Recorded five-plus blocks in three games this season, last vs. New Mexico State (10/22)... Totaled 96 kills for the season... Registered 12 service aces for the season, four against Alabama A&M (09/02)... Received all-tournament honors for the Louisiana Tech Invitational where she recorded 11 kills over three games.
RS Sophomore (2010)
Granted a medical redshirt after missing the 2010 season after sustaining a knee injury during Louisiana Tech's season opener against Northwestern State... Named to the Fall Dean's Honor List.
Southeast Missouri State (2008-09)
Started 25 matches and saw action in all 30 contests as a redshirt freshman under head coach Renata Heard... Led the team with 85 total blocks, ranked third with 175 kills while registering 59 digs... Redshirted freshman year due to knee injury... Dean's List honoree.
Prepped at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas... Served as team captain and lettered two years under head coach Cristi Liles... Led the team in kills (443), blocks (162) and service aces (70) in her senior season... Named first team all-area by the Dallas Morning News... Voted the District 6-5A Blocker of the Year... Member of the Texas Girls Association All-Star Team... Earned academic all-district honors her senior year... Honored by the Dallas Morning News as the Newcomer of the Year in 2006... Played for the Texas Advantage Volleyball Club.
Getting AcquaintedFull name is Emily Marie Maher... Born November 20, 1989, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin... Daughter of Tim and Tracy Maher... Has one brother, Mark (19).