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5 Samantha Brown
5 - Samantha Brown
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
High School: Mercy Academy
Position: L

Career: Holds the school digs record with 2,476 (4.16 per set).

2012: UAA All-Academic Team ... Played in all 40 matches ... Totaled 337 digs (2.23 per set), 35 service aces and 30 assists ... Recorded double-digit digs in 12 matches ... Tallied a season-best 15 digs versus Case Western Reserve.

2011: Second Team All-UAA ... UAA All-Academic Team ... Collected an average of 5.28 digs per set (697 total) and led the team with 41 service aces ... Totaled 33 matches with double-digit digs and 18 matches with at least 20 digs ... Registered a season-best 34 digs against Dominican ... Tallied 31 digs versus Case Western Reserve.

2010: All-UAA Second Team … Led the Maroons with 711 digs (4.35 per set) … Reached double-digit digs in 39 of 43 matches … Recorded a season-high with 31 digs against Carnegie Mellon (10/17) … Logged 20 or more digs on 14 occasions … Finished second on the team with 39 serving aces … UAA All-Academic Recognition Award recipient.

2009: All-UAA honorable mention ... Shattered the Chicago season digs record with 731 (4.91 per set) ... Named UAA Athlete of the Week after averaging 5.74 digs per set with back-to-back 30-dig efforts at the Elmhurst Invitational on the opening weekend of her collegiate career ... Reached double-digit digs in 38 of 41 matches ... Logged 20 or more digs on 14 occasions and had 30 or more three times ... Fell one dig shy of the school match record with 37 digs against John Carroll.