2014 (FRESHMAN) Started all 34 matches for the Crimson Tide at middle blocker ... led the team with 114 blocks (17 solo, 97 assisted) … her 36 aces ranked second on the team while she also knocked in 186 kills (1.48/set) with a .270 hitting percentage … made her collegiate debut against Northern Iowa (Aug. 29) ... earned a season-high nine blocks against Southeast Missouri (Aug. 29) ... knocked in a season-high nine kills against Memphis (Aug. 30) ... hit .571 with five kills and two blocks in the win over Towson (Sept. 13) ... set season highs with a .667 hitting pct. and three solo blocks in four-set win over San Diego State (Sept. 19) ... totaled a season-high 19 attack attempts at Texas A&M (Oct. 10).
HIGH SCHOOL Led Covenant Christian Academy to a fifth-place finish in the 2013 National Christian Home School Championships ... a 2013 National Christian Home School Volleyball All-American ... the 2013 Alabama Gatorade Volleyball Player of the Year ... ranked No. 34 nationally by PrepVolleyball.com in their recruiting rankings, ninth among all middle blockers ... four-time selection for the USA Volleyball Olympic Development Program, winning three bronze medals at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships. including 2013 all-tournament team honors ... played club volleyball with the North Alabama Spikers Association (NASA) in Huntsville and Alliance-Mizuno out of Nashville, Tenn. ... advanced with her club teams to the USAV Girls Junior National Championship three times.
PERSONAL Born Leah N. Lawrence in Huntsville, Ala., on March 5, 1996 ... daughter of Matthew and Linda Lawrence ... has one brother, Garrett.
CAREER HIGHS Kills: 11, vs. South Carolina, Oct. 12, 2014 Attacks: 19, at Texas A&M, Oct. 10, 2014 Attack pct: .667, vs. Sand Diego State, Sept. 19, 2014 (7-1-9) Assists: 1, 5 times Serve aces: 4, vs. Auburn, Nov. 21, 2014 Digs: 4, 5 times Blocks: 9, vs. SEMO, Aug. 29, 2014 Block solo: 3, vs. San Diego State, Sept. 19, 2014 Block assist: 8, vs. SEMO, Aug. 29, 2014