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Brooklyn Borum

OH
Position
6'0''
Height
Freshman
Class
Sterling, Ill.
Hometown
Sterling HS
High School / Club
Brooklyn Borum - Women's Volleyball - Virginia Cavaliers

2021

  • All-Tournament selection in UVA’s second home tournament (Sept.. 17-18) … Averaged 3.33 kills per set, while hitting .222, and 3.11 digs per set … Notched her second career double-double against (14 kills, 12 digs) in UVA’s sweep over Fairleigh Dickinson (Sept. 18)
  • VCU Invitational All-Tournament selection … Averaged 3.00 kills per set and 3.88 digs per set while hitting .300 in two matches at VCU (Sept. 10) and against No. 4 Ohio State (Sept. 11.)
  • Registered her first career double-double in UVA’s five-set comeback win against the Rams after posting 14 kills and 24 digs

Background

  • 2020 AVCA Second Team High School All-American
  • No. 23 recruit in the nation, according to PrepVolleyball.com 
  • 2019 16U Open Player of the Year
  • Ranked fifth-best player in her home state of Illinois, according to Prep Dig
  • 2019 PreVolleyball.com 16s Player of the Year
  • Three-time All-State and All-Area selection
  • Led Sterling to back-to-back IHSA Class 3A State championship titles (2018-19), a first in school history3x AAU All-American
  • 2x Under Armour All-National Team selection 
  • Played three seasons for Sports Performance and two for Fusion, capturing three national championships in the process
  • 2x Illinois Prep Volleyball First Team All-State (2019-20)
  • 2020 Sauk Valley Co-Player of the Year recipient, which she shared wit her twin sister, Breelyn
  • 2020 Sterling High School Co-MVP, which she shared with her twin sister, Breelyn

Personal

  • Daughter of Bill and Tami Borum
  • Has three sisters: Jailyn, Josi and Breelyn
  • Her sister, Jay, played volleyball at UIS Springfield (2016-19)
  • Her sister, Josi, played volleyball at Chicago State (2019) and Youngstown State (2020)
  • Her twin sister, Breelyn, began her freshman season as a setter for FGCU in 2021