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Morgan Montgomery

#3 Morgan Montgomery

OH | Sr. | 6-1 | Centennial, Colo. | Grandview

2016 (Junior)

  • Big 12 All-Academic Team
  • Totaled 155 kills with 1.71 kills per set
  • Had 65 digs and 33 blocks
  • Set a new career high with seven blocks against Oklahoma (Oct. 8)
  • Notched a season-best 14 kills at TCU (Nov. 23)
  • Had a season-best nine dug balls against TCU (Sept. 28)
  • Served a pair of aces against No. 19 North Carolina (Aug. 27) at the Penn State Classic, vs. Indiana State (Sept. 2) at the Capital Classic and against Oklahoma (Oct. 8)
  • Finished in double-digits kills in five matches
  • Hit .471 at Baylor (Nov. 12)

2015 (Sophomore)

  • Emerged as the team’s leading hitter, playing in 100 sets
  • Led the squad with 374 kills, averaging 3.74 per set
  • Ranked xx in the Big 12 in kills per set
  • Also led the Mountaineers in service aces with 19
  • Was fourth in blocks with 37 for 0.37 per set
  • Had a career-high 31 kills in a five-set win over rival Marshall (Sept. 15)
  • Posted a career-best three service aces on three occasions: vs. Oakland (Aug. 28), at IUPUI (Sept. 5) and at Winthrop (Sept. 19).
  • Had 20 or more kills four times
  • Recorded four double-doubles on the season
  • Put up a season-best 15 digs along with 22 kills against Murray State (Sept. 19)
  • Posted a season-best four blocks at IUPUI (Sept. 5)
  • Registered a pair of solo blocks, along with a block assist, at K-State (Oct. 10)
  • Had a trio of blocks at Texas Tech (Nov. 13)

2014 (Freshman)

  • Played in 25 sets in 14 matches in her freshman season
  • Made starts vs. St. Francis (Sept. 13) and Texas (Sept. 24)
  • Posted a career-best 13 kills and four digs against SFU (Sept. 13)
  • Had a pair of block assists at Duke (Sept. 19)
  • Finished the season with 38 kills for 1.52 per set
  • Also had nine digs and five blocks on the season

High School

  • Two-time captain at Grandview High in Aurora, Colo.
  • Played for coach Patty Childress
  • 2013 All-State selection
  • Four-year letterwinner
  • Grandview posted a 100-18 record while Montgomery attended
  • Compiled 833 career kills, 307 blocks, 107 service aces and a .205 career hitting percentage
  • Two first-team academic distinctions and a first-team all-conference member

Personal

  • Daughter of John and Jacque Montgomery
  • Birthday is October 3
  • Majoring in exercise physiology
  • One of two children
SeasonClassGPSKETAASTSASEREDIGBSBABEBHEPTS
Totals 351013231758911315295215143017357
2014Fr142538259700119050040.5
2015So21762851507941315285114242517316.5

WVUsportsBuzz: Episode Three

By Scott Bartlett | September 10, 2015

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