SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012)
Appeared in three matches during the season-opening Boston College Invitational ... played in four sets where she totaled eight assists and five digs.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011)
Redshirt season at Long Beach State.
CANYON RANDALL HIGH SCHOOL
One of the top recruits in the nation coming out of the Texas Panhandle ... four-year starter for Canyon Randall, one of the top 4A programs in the state ... team advanced to the state semifinals in 2007 and regional finals in 2008 and 2010 ... school claimed the 4A state title her junior year ... was a teammate of fellow Red Raider Aubree Piper that season ... selected as a High School All-American as a junior by Prep Volleyball ... earned "High" Honorable Mention accolades the following year by the website ... finalist for the National Setter of the Year award presented by Prep Volleyball as a senior ... also a member of the publication's Senior Aces in 2011 ... two-time all-state selection by the Texas Girls Coaches Association ... played in the TGCA All-Star match following senior season ... selected as the district MVP in 2010 ... named to the Amarillo Globe News Super Team in 2009 ... was the publication's Player of the Year as a senior ... earned academic all-state honors by TGCA as a senior ... also a member of the school's NHS, HOSA, and Superintendant Scholar programs.
Played for the Amarillo Young Guns club program ... qualified for the USAV Nationals in the open division six out of seven years ... named an AAU All-American in 2007 ... squad won the USAV High Performance National Championship in 2006.
Born Jan. 15, 1993 to parents James and Terry Newman ... the youngest of four kids ... has two older brothers Blake and Clay and an older sister Liz ... sister played two seasons at the University of Oklahoma ... father played baseball at Austin College ... also played volleyball at the University of Texas and in the Army ... majoring in biology in preparation of one day attending medical school ... also minoring in both chemistry and Italian.