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Sarah Billiard

OH/RS
Position
6'0''
Height
Senior
Class
Matthews, N.C.
Hometown
Covenant Day School
High School

2019
• Led team with 107 sets played, appearing in all 31 matches
• Second on team with 282 kills in her first season on the right side
• Racked up a career-best 65 blocks on the season
• Posted double-digit kills in 14 matches
• Season-high 18 kills against Elon (9/21)
• Hit a career-best .588 (10-0-17) against UNCG (9/21)

2018
• Appeared in all 28 matches, starting 26 times
• Led Virginia with a career-high 368 kills
• Averaged 3.44 kills per set
• Recorded 20 or more kills on three occasions, including a career-high 25 against George Mason (9/8)
• Hit .219, a .061 increase from first year
• Named ACC All-Academic for second straight season

2017
• Played in 21 matches and made 16 starts
• Named to ACC All-Freshman Team
• Earned All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team accolades
• Finished season with 213 kills
• 2.84 kills/set are ninth most by a freshman in UVA history
• Second on team with 12 matches of 10 or more kills
• Tallied then career high with 20 kills at Appalachian State (9/2)

Background
• Majoring in studio art
• Five-year varsity starter at Covenant Day School
• Helped guide Covenant to two undefeated MAC Championships (2012 & 2013), three-straight NCISAA 3A State runner-up finishes (2013-15) and a CISAA Conference Championship (2015)
• PrepVolleyball Top 100 Senior Ace (No. 90)
• Earned Under Armour High School All-America Second Team honors
• Three-time NCISAA All-State Team and CISAA All-Conference Team honoree
• Set the Covenant school records for career kills (1,892) and blocks (188)
• Reached 1,000 kills as a junior and was named the Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly Player of the Year that season
• Played club volleyball with Carolina Juniors