2011: The only Retriever to play in all 103 sets in UMBC's 28 matches... Second on the team and seventh in the America East with 323 digs... Also recorded career-highs in kills (153) and service aces (24) while hitting .198... Set a career-high with 15 kills against Penn on Sept. 17 and also notched 13 digs for her eighth double-double of the year... Matched her career-high in digs with 26 in the Retrievers' 3-1 win over Rhode Island at the Penn Invitational on Sept. 16... Picked up 17 digs to help UMBC defeat Providence on the final day of the regualr season and clinch a spot in the America East Championships... Recognized on the America East Honor Roll.
2010: Named to the America East All-Rookie Team after playing in all 29 matches and leading the Retrievers with 358 digs, most of them at the libero position… Also recorded 12 service aces and 48 kills… Named to the America East All-Championship Team after hitting six kills and earning 16 digs in the final against Albany… Recorded 21 double-digit dig matches, including seven in a row from Sept. 10 to Sept. 21, when she earned a season-high 26 against Georgetown… Notched two double-doubles on the season, including a season-high 12 kills and 10 digs against Binghamton on Oct. 29… Served a season-high four aces against New Hampshire on Oct. 16… Recognized on the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
Background: Named to the All-Sunset League First Team in 2009-10 and Second Team in 2008-09… Named Most Valuable Player of Edison High School for her senior season… Named Scholar Athlete of the Week by the Orange County Register in November 2009… Inducted into the EHS Athletic Hall of Fame in 2010… Selected to the Junior Olympic All-Tournament Team in the American Division in 2007… Was a four-year Scholar-Athlete and was named to the Distinguished Honor Roll all four years at Edison… Earned multiple academic accolades, including the Presidential Academic Award, California Golden Seal, a Golden Key nomination for Calculus and was an AP Scholar with Distinction… Rewarded the Heritage Scholarship at UMBC.
Personal: Daughter of Neil and Denise Carter… Has an older sister, Lindsey… Majoring in environmental science… Born Aug. 26, 1992.