QUOTING NELSON: "Elizabeth transferred in from South Carolina-Aiken. She played her freshman year there and she redshirted last year here so shes only a sophomore. Shes gotten a lot stronger and did a great job in practice. Im not sure what her role will be but shes really focused and shes a real quality person. Shes a strong person and has a strong character." 1998: Played in two matches this season ... registered three kills in three attempts and dig vs. Centenary ... finished with dig vs. Belmont.
1997: Redshirted 1997 campaign at Texas Tech.
1996 at South Carolina Aiken: Played and started in 30 of Aikens matches but suffered a shoulder injury two weeks into the season ... helped Aiken win its conference tournament and was selected to the tournament all-conference team ... registered 135 kills and had a .252 attack average over the season ... coached by C.J. Sherman ... also participated in FCA, Baptist Student Union, emerging leaders and worked at an animal shelter.
High School: A 1996 graduate of Los Alamos High School in Los Alamos, N.M. where she played volleyball for Sally Shozky and basketball ... named a New Mexico All-Star and was selected to play in the North-South All-Star Game ... named All-District in 1995 ... selected for Santa Fe All-Area team ... led Los Alamos to Class 3A district and state championship as a senior ... team won district title all three years that she played ... team finished state runner-up two times.
Junior Experiences: Played on Atomic City club team that earned national berth and won its region championship.
Personal: Born Elizabeth Suzanna Hamilton on November 2, 1977 in Houston ... daughter of Bill and Jeanne Hamilton ... both parents attended Texas ... has three older sisters, Jennifer (26), Amanda (24) and Rebecca (22) ... hobbies and interests include riding horses, reading, volleyball and working with children ... helped lead high school database team to state title and top 10 finish in the nation ... will compete at Texas Tech as a walk-on athlete.
ELIZABETH HAMILTON'S CAREER HIGHS
HAMILTONS CAREER STATISTICS
Overall Career Statistics
Year GP Kills Err TA Pct. Ast. SA SE Digs BS BA TB 1998 3 3 1 4 .500 0 0 2 2 0 1 1 Career 3 3 1 4 .500 0 0 2 2 0 1 1