Julia Pierson

#12 Julia Pierson

POS. OH/MB/OPP
HT. 6-0
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Rowlett, Texas
PREV. SCHOOL Wylie East HS

HONORS
2017 Preseason All-OVC Team 
2016-17 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)

As a Freshman, 2016 season: Played in all 33 matches starting 30...Was second on the team in kills with (275)...Had career high with 14 kills in two matches against Alabama State (8/27) and Chattanooga (9/17)...Led the team in total blocks with (90)...Posted a career high of 9 blocks against Morehead State on (11/11)...Recorded double-digit kills in 10 contest...Had a hitting percentage of (.254)... Earned a spot on the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA).

At Wylie East HS: Four-year letterwinner for the volleyball team at Wylie East High School... Helped lead her team to the Bi-District Playoffs four years in a row... Named Newcomer of the Year as a freshman... Earned First Team All-District as a sophomore and junior and received Academic All-District honors her junior year.... Named Offensive MVP as a sophomore and junior.... Academic All-District honoree as a junior and senior... Served as captain of her high school and club team, Blocksport VBC, for the last three years... Involved as a leader in her high school’s mentoring programs.

Personal
Major: Psychology
Daughter of: Christopher and Stephanie Pierson
Birthday: Dec. 26