2009: Played in 29 of the 31 matches as a junior, including making 13 starts … played in 82 sets in those matches … set a new career-high in blocks with eight block assists in the win over Western Carolina (10/4) … also set a career-high in digs with eight in a victorious effort against Georgia Southern (10/18) … had a season-high 10 kills against Virginia Tech (8/29) … also had nine kills against Appalachian State (10/3) and at Wofford (10/11) … set a season-high hitting percentage of .467 against Davidson by recording eight kills and only having one error … had a career-high three aces in the win over Coastal Carolina (9/4) … earned Southern Conference Academic All-Conference honors.
2008: Played in all but two matches and appeared in 106 games as a sophomore … named to the 2009 SoCon Academic All-Conference team … set a new career-high for blocks by recording seven total blocks against Davidson (10/17) and also at Furman (11/8) … registered 111 kills and 79 blocks on the season … she tied her personal-best of two aces in a match with a pair against Missouri State (9/7) … recorded a season-high six digs in the 3-1 win against Chattanooga (11/14) … had a season-high eight kills in the loss against Missouri State (9/7).
2007: One of UNCG’S most consistent freshmen … saw action in 69 games and 28 matches on the season … recorded 83 kills on the season, including four games in double-digits … had a career-high 15 kills in a 3-0 win over Winston-Salem State (9/11) … posted career-highs for hitting percentage (.667) and assists (three) in the 3-0 win against The Citadel (10/19) … connected on 10 kills off 12 total attack with two errors in the match against The Citadel … tallied a career-high seven digs against North Carolina A&T (8/25), wher second collegiate outing … recorded 12 block assists on the season … posted a career-high three block assists against Appalachian State (11/3).
High School: A product of Penn High School in Granger, Ind. … played for coach Lisa Pawlik … named to the 2006 Class 4A All-State first team in the middle position … was a four-year starter for the Kingsmen … helped guide the team to the Indiana state finals in 2004 … also competed in track (high jump) … three-time all-state track team selection and four-time All-Northern Indiana Conference team selection … three-time sectional, regional and conference champion.
Club: Played for the Dunes Volleyball Club in Michigan City, Ind., for head coach Rick Ashmore … team won 18 Ameican Division in 2007 … finished third at the 2005 U.S Nationals Open Division.
Personal: Alissa S. Beaudway … born June 9, 1988, in South Bend, Ind. … daughter of Mark and Cindy Beaudway … majoring in therapeutic recreation at UNCG.