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Casey McAnelly
11  Casey McAnelly

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Langham

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter

Experience:
3L

2007 (JUNIOR): Played in 18 games for the Miners ... hammered 15 kills for UTEP with four digs ... put up one block in 2007 to register 15.5 points ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2006 (SOPHOMORE): Participated in 102 games and 30 matches with 27 starts ... averaged 3.03 kills per game which ranked second on the team ... second on the team in kills with 309 while posting 13 matches in double figures ... slammed 20 or more kills in three matches ... pounded a career-high 25 kills against SMU (Oct. 8) ... contributed 63 digs, including seven against McNeese State ... served 10 aces with two against Cal State Fullerton ... put up 19 blocks in 2006 (three solo, 16 assists) ... boasted the Miners' highest GPA on the team (3.67) ... member of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at UTEP ... a 2005 Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medalist and a 2005-06 Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient ... currently serves as an officer on UTEP's Student Athlete Advisory Committee.

2005 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in nine matches for UTEP ... recorded 11 kills, five digs and one block ... 2005 C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medalist and Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned All-District first team honors her junior and senior seasons while at Langham High School ... played club ball for the Texas Tornados 17 Nike ... helped lead Texas Tornados 18 Nike to a third-place bronze medal finish at the 2005 USA Junior Olympic National Volleyball Championships in the 18 America Division ... named a player to watch in 2003 by LoneStarVolleyball.com ... recipient of the Langham Creek "Lobo Award" in honor of her athletic achievements ... member of the National Honor Society, Latin Honor Society and listed in Who's Who Among American High School Athletes ... a Texas All-State Academic honoree in 2004.

PERSONAL: Casey Evelyn McAnelly is the daughter of Robert and Caryl McAnelly ... she has two sisters (Kelly, 19; Carly, 22) ... born June 18, 1987 in Houston, Texas ... sister Kelly played for the University of Houston.

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