2007 (Sophomore): The Katy, Texas native played in 101 games as a sophomore and averaged 3.94 digs per game, which was the highest on the team and good enough for ninth in the Big 12... With 393 total digs, ranks eighth on Tech's season digs list... Had double-digit digs in 24 of 28 matches... Had a career-high 26 digs against SMU... Third-most digs in the Big 12 in a four-game match with 26 against SMU... 712 career digs... Career-high 4 aces twice against Lamar and Kansas... Led the team with 27 total service aces for 2007... Named to the UNLV Tournament and Red Raider RoundUp Tournament All-Tournament Teams... Named Red Raider RoundUp Tournament Outstanding Libero... Also named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.
2006 (Freshman): Played in 103 games for the first season... led the team in total defensive digs with 326 ... averaged 3.17 digs per game ... tied second on team in a single-match with 21 digs against Texas ... notched the top spot on the team in three-game match with 17 digs ... tied third on team for single-game aces with 4 against UTEP ...had a personal game-high of 21 defensive digs (vs. Texas).
High School: A graduate from Katy High School in Katy, Texas... a four-year starter on the volleyball squad, with two years as captain... numerous honors throughout prep career including: all-tournament, all-district, team MVP, Houston Chronicle Player to Watch, second team all-Greater Houston, and PrepVolleyball honors.
Personal: Born January 22, 1988, in Houston, Texas, to David and Carol Harrell... father is a banker and graduate of Southern Bible College... has two siblings, sister Rachel, 23, and brother Andrew, 17... Rachel graduate with honors from the University of Houston and Andrew won state in football at Katy HSinterests include church, school and hanging out with friends... plans to major in English as a second language and wants to do mission work overseas.