SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011)
Posted better numbers in her second season ... appeared in 24 matches while making 19 starts ... missed eight matches due to injury or illness ... finished with 144 kills which was fourth on the team and most for any middle blocker ... also had 77 blocks, third-most on the squad ... took 345 attacks from the middle ... finished with a .281 hitting percentage which was the team's highest average among regular attackers (excludes setter Karlyn Meyers) ... hit over .130 points higher than her freshman season ... posted 10 aces on the year, including a season-high three at Louisiana Tech ... began the year with five or more blocks in four of her first five matches ... shined during the Texas Tech Invitational, posting six kills in the opener against Central Arkansas ... followed up by matching her career high with eight blocks against both Northwestern State and Morehead State ... also snapped mark for most block assists against Morehead State ... was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts ... became first Tech player to earn a conference weekly award since the 2008 season ... helped Tech to the UT-Arlington Invitational title with eight kills against Louisiana-Lafayette and seven against the host Mavericks ... took only 13 attempts with no errors against the Rajin' Cajuns to set a new career high with a .615 hitting percentage ... followed the performance up with a season-high 10 kills a few days later at North Texas ... also had 10 kills in Tech's five-set loss to Oklahoma where she posted a .455 hitting percentage ... would record 10 kills two more times on the season against both Kansas (Nov. 12) and Missouri (Nov. 26) ... missed six-straight matches in the month of October due to illness ... returned against Baylor on Oct. 26 to spark Tech with six kills and four blocks ... really shined during the final stretch of the season ... had five or more kills in each of the final eight matches ... also hit over .300 in five of those matches, including a .529 average in the season finale against Missouri.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2010)
A true offensive threat in only her freshman season ... third on the team in total kills and attempts ... posted these numbers despite missing the first three matches of the season due to a preseason leg injury ... appeared in 26 matches with 14 starts ... shined in only her second collegiate match against UC Davis, nailing seven kills off 12 attempts and one error for a season-high .500 hitting percentage ... continued the trend the following day against Texas State with seven kills again ... hit double-digits for the first time against Northeastern, dropping 10 kills while adding a season-high eight blocks ... approached double-digits against Baylor but ended the night with nine kills ... posted 11 kills the following match against Kansas ... also finished with a .400 hitting percentage against the Jayhawks to go along with five blocks ... recorded a season-high 13 kills against Colorado ... posted 10 kills against Texas off 30 attempts, which matched her season high ... finished the year with eight kills at Baylor ... started in all but five matches in Big 12 play.
CANYON RANDALL HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner for the Lady Raiders ... earned second team All-District accolades her freshman season ... was a first team All-District selection her final three seasons ... also earned All-State honors following her sophomore, junior, and senior seasons ... recognized on the Amarillo-Globe News Super Team in 2008 ... publication named her the area's MVP in 2009 following the Raiders' 4A State Title ... also earned MVP honors for the state title match ... played on a Randall squad that was ranked among the best teams in the nation her senior season ... team finished the season with 42-straight wins ... team also advanced to the state tournament in 2007 ... ranked among the top 100 seniors nationally ... high school coach: Jason Culpepper
Member of the AAU Young Guns team ... was an AAU All-American in 2007 ... team qualified for nationals in 2006 ... was also on the high performance regional team in 2006, which the team won.
Aubree Piper ... born Feb. 25, 1992 to parents John and Anita Piper ... has one older brother, Cole ... mother was previously a volleyball student-athlete at West Texas A&M ... majoring in exercise and sports science.
CAREER HIGHS Kills: 13, vs. Colorado, 10/13/10 Total Attacks: 30, twice, last vs. Texas, 11/13/10 Hitting Percentage: .615, vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, 9/17/11 Assists: 2, vs. UC Davis, 9/3/10 Service Aces: 3, twice, last at Louisiana Tech, 9/10/11 Digs: 4, three times, last vs. Oklahoma, 10/1/11 Solo Blocks: 3, vs. Northeastern, 9/11/10 Block Assists: 8, vs. Morehead State, 9/3/11 Total Blocks: 8, three times, last vs. Morehead State, 9/3/11