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Abbey Welborn

Defensive Specialist
Position
5'4''
Height
Sophomore
Class
Pasadena, Calif.
Hometown
Maranatha
High School

2014
• Played in two matches with one start
• Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013
• Played in 15 matches
• Recorded six digs
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2012
• Played in 15 matches, including one start
• Recorded 28 digs
• Tallied a season-high six digs against Appalachian State on Sept. 8

2011 (First Year)
• Played in 12 matches
• Made her collegiate debut in the season opener against Western Michigan, earning 10 digs
• Recorded a season-high 14 digs against Boston College on Nov. 11

Maranatha High School
• A three-time most valuable player and first team all-conference selection at Maranatha High School
• A team captain
• Also played softball and ran track at Maranatha
• Extracurricular activities included a mission trip to Africa (2010) and volunteering in the Gulf Coast area after Hurricane Katrina (2005)

Personal
• Parents are Greg and Irene Welborn
• Father played golf at Occidental College
• Has two brothers, Christian and Courty
• Aunt, Tammy Fredrickson, played golf at Tulsa and went on to play on the LPGA Tour