Updated: December 17, 2013
2013: Atlantic Coast Conference All-Freshman Team… Appeared in 32 matches and started in 31… Led the team in kills per set, averaging 2.85 per set… Topped the ACC and ranked 28th in the NCAA in aces with 44… Moved in to several categories in the Tech Freshman records: fifth in kills (311) and kills per set (2.85), third in aces (44), fifth in digs (282) and tied for third with 24 solo blocks… Was second on the team in digs with 282 (2.50 dps) and led the Hokies in solo blocks with 24… Had double-digit kills 18 times during the season and double-digit digs 14 times… Recorded nine double-doubles… Had first career double-double with 12 kills and 12 digs versus Pacific… Had a span of seven straight matches with double-digit kills beginning with 12 against William & Mary followed by Duquesne (11), Rice (14), Bowling Green (13), Louisville (15), Wake Forest (11) and ending at Duke with 11 and posted a season-high four solo blocks against the Blue Devils… Also tallied a season-best five aces against Duquesne… Had 15 kills and a season-high 19 digs at Maryland… Recorded 14 kills and 11 digs against 13th-ranked North Carolina and had 17 kills and 15 digs versus Notre Dame… notched 15 digs against Miami… Had a season-high 19 kills at Notre Dame while recording 10 digs against the Irish… Notched 14 kills and 13 digs at Virginia and tallied 10 kills and 18 digs versus Maryland.
High School: Tabbed the MaxPreps Medium Schools National Player of the Year… Picked up the PrepVolleyball National Senior Player of the Year honors… Named the Florida 4A Player of the Year as well as the overall Florida Player of the Year… Gatorade Florida Volleyball Player of the Year… Earned MaxPreps First Team All-American honors… Helped to guide Bishop Moore High School to a top-15 national finish and the Florida state title… Earned Central Florida Player of the Year honors in 2011 and 2012 and the Miss Volleyball-Dairy Farmers Award in 2012… Also earned Orlando Sentinel Player of the Year, Bright House Orange County Player of the Year and … Played club for the Orlando Volleyball Academy, helping the team to three AAU national titles… Was a four-time AAU All-American honoree and a three-time USAV All-American honoree… Named the Chicago Showcase MVP in 2011… Graduated with academic honors.
Personal: Lindsey Lien Owens… Born March 29, 1995 in Gainesville, Fla…. Daughter of Roger and Theresa Owens… Has a brother, Andrew… Majoring in Biology.