- Outside Hitter/Defensive Specialist
- 5' 9
- High School/Other
- Archbishop Mitty
- Club Team
- Atherton, Calif.
Updated: December 13, 2012
2012: Appeared in all 30 matches, playing 111 sets … Finished the season with 504 digs, 60 assists, three aces and three kills … Recorded 20-plus digs in 11 matches … Scooped up 24 digs versus No. 23 Michigan … Registered 22 digs and four assists against Loyola Marymount … Posted 23 digs against No. 15 Florida State … Registered 22 digs and three assists at Boston College … Posted a 27-kill performance at NC State … Tallied 24 kills and three assists against Clemson … Scooped up a season-best 30 digs versus Georgia Tech … Registered back-to-back 20 dig matches against Maryland and at North Carolina.
2011: Handled the starting libero duties for the majority of the year after moving to the position last season … Appeared in all 31 matches, playing in 120 sets … Finished the year with 443 digs, 11 aces and 75 assists … Scooped up 31 digs in the final week of the season … Grabbed 18 digs at Wake Forest … Tallied a near-season-best 28 digs against Clemson … Strung together back-to-back 20-plus dig matches for the second time this season after notching 29 at Maryland and later 25 against Wake Forest … Scooped up 17 digs and added three assists against then-No. 21 Miami … Upped her then-season-high of 25 digs against Virginia the very next day when she went for 29 against Chattanooga … Tallied 41 digs and 15 assists during the Hokie Tournament to open the season.
2010: Appeared in all 32 matches, playing in 118 sets as a sophomore … Took over the starting libero job on Oct. 8 at Maryland after senior Amy Wengrenovich got injured, where she played for the rest of the season … Recorded a team-leading 377 digs, averaging 3.19 per set, with 28 assists, six aces and five kills on the season … Tied her career high with 24 digs against No. 25 Florida State on Oct. 29 to help Tech defeat an AVCA top-25 team for the first time in school history … Notched double-digit digs in a team-high 20 matches, earning 20-or-more twice … Led the team in digs in 16 different matches.
2009: Recorded 192 digs and 69 kills on the year, despite being hampered by a shoulder injury … Saw action in 78 sets and 22 matches … Registered two double-doubles on the season, including 12-kill and 24-dig performance in a win versus North Carolina … Also tallied 10 kills and 12 digs at Duke … Earned nine double-digit dig matches.
High School: Named second-team Under Armor All-American in 2009 … Was a Max Preps Secret All-American, Senior Ace top 280, first-team Defensive Dandy and first-team all-WCAL honoree as a senior … Helped Archbishop Mitty to the 2009 CIF Division II state title and No. 2 Max Preps ranking as a senior … Received San Jose Mercury News Athlete of the Week honors as a junior … All-WCAL and all-county second team her sophomore and junior seasons … Named to prepvolleyball.com’s Sophomore 79 list … Coached by Bret Almazan-Cezar at Archbishop Mitty … Played for Vision Volleyball Club.
Personal: Morgan Shannon O’Neill was born on Feb. 20, 1991 … Daughter of Martha and Barry O’Neill … Has one younger sister, Mary Jane … Majoring in human development.