UNCG Volleyball BIO
14 Holly Behrends

Freshman (2017): Played in 28 matches, making 13 starts … Freshman All-Southern Conference honors … Tallied 258 kills, second-most on the team … Averaged 2.55 kills per set … Hit at a .185 average … Earned 160 total digs, 1.58 per set … Blocked 48 opponent attacks … Earned 23 assists … Made her collegiate appearance against UMass Lowell in the season opener (Aug. 25) … Tallied double-digit kills in 13 matches … Three double-doubles on the season … Five double-digit dig performances … Recorded a season-high 21 kills against Furman (Nov. 3) … Recorded 17 kills against American (Sept. 8) … Earned 21 digs in the regular season finale against The Citadel (Nov. 11) … Solo blocks in four matches … Season High six blocks against Samford (Oct. 27) … Recorded four block assists against Western Carolina (Nov. 8) … Earned her first double-double against Chattanooga (Oct. 21), going for 13 kills and 11 digs … Notched another double-double against Furman (Nov. 3) with 21 kills and 12 digs … Tallied another double-double against Western Carolina (Nov. 8) with 12 kills and 11 digs.

Prep: Four-year letterwinner at Oswego High… Three-time team Most Valuable Player… Three-time Southwest Prairie Conference… Holds school records in career kills (765), career blocks (149) and career digs (671)… Competed with Sports Performance VP in Aurora, Ill. for four seasons… Middle hitter for three seasons before moving outside… AAU All-American… 2016 Presidents Day Challenge All-Tournament team… Led Sports Performance to 2013-2014 AAU Open Runner-up finishes and third place in the AAU Open in 2015-16… National Honor Society member… High Honor Roll recipient.

Personal: Daughter of Scott and Karen Behrends.  Scott played collegiate basketball at Bradley University and USC-Aiken...  She has two brothers, Bradley and Jeffrey...  She is majoring in pre-kinesiology.

Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oswego, Ill.
High School: Oswego
Major: Pre-Kinesiology
Experience: High School