|Hometown:||Port Lavaca, Texas|
As a Sophomore (2005 Season): Appeared in 55 games for the Islanders, where she started seven of the 20 matches she saw action in...Picked up 77 kills on 230 attacks with 26 digs and 25 total blocks in a reserve role...Tallied double-digit kills twice with a career-high 14 against Radford and 12 versus Florida Atlantic...Had three solo blocks on the year and had three block assists in three different matches.
High School: Played at Port Lavaca Calhoun High School under coach Diana Durham...Teamed with current Islander Ashley Thigpen for the Sandcrabs...Was named the team’s MVP her senior season in 2003...Garnered three letters in basketball and was the the team MVP as a sophomore and senior...Was named all-district and all-state in basketball...Also lettered in powerlifting and track and field...Was a regional qualifier in track three consecutive seasons.
Personal: Born Jan. 30, 1985 in Wersburg, Germany and is the daughter of Marcella and Michael Newton of Port Lavaca...Exercise Science major.
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