Fuller Named to Preseason All-ACC Volleyball Team
Aug. 7, 2015
GREENSBORO, N.C.-Virginia volleyball senior Lauren Fuller has been named to the Preseason All-Atlantic Coast Conference Volleyball Team, the ACC announced Friday (Aug. 7). In addition, the Cavaliers were picked to finish sixth in the preseason poll, as voted on by the league’s head coaches.
Fuller (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) was named to the All-ACC Second Team for the second-consecutive season in 2014 and was a 2013 AVCA All-East Coast Region Honorable Mention. Fuller tallied 1,329 assists in 2014 and ranked third in the ACC with 10.72 assists per set. Going into her final season at UVa, Fuller ranks fifth all-time in UVa history with 2,784 career assists.
The Cavaliers return five starters from last season’s squad that finished 17-14 overall and 10-8 in ACC play. Virginia has the No. 30 incoming recruiting class in the country, according to PrepVolleyball.com. It is Head Coach Dennis Hohenshelt’s second nationally-ranked recruiting class.
The Cavaliers open the season Aug. 28 at Loyola Marymount at 8 p.m. Eastern.