Riley on Horowitz: Made tremendous strides as a right side this spring ... She'll be a great asset for us this year and the rest of her career, with both her blocking and attacking.
2006: Played in five games ... Saw her first collegiate action at Duke, playing in two games ... Tallied two kills against Georgia Tech and one at Clemson.
High School: Lettered four years at South Mecklenburg High School for Coach Wade Pearce ... Team MVP as a senior ... A three-time all-conference selection ... Earned Best Offensive Player honors as a junior ... Played with Carolina Juniors-Slam VBC ... Scored over 1,000-career points and 1,000-career rebounds as a power forward with the basketball team ... Led basketball team to a state championship in 2006, earning all-region and all-conference honors ... Also played soccer as a defender.
Personal: Elizabeth Yeomans Horowitz was born Feb. 28, 1988, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... Daughter of Larry and Carol Horowitz ... Has two older siblings, Jenny and Jeff ... Brother Jeff plays basketball at UNC-Wilmington ... Father Larry played basketball at Davidson and overseas ... Majoring in biology.