A gifted server with the ability to score points from the service line. Will be looked to for an increased roll in 2003.
2002: Saw action in 86 games including 61 in conference action used mostly as a serving specialist...recorded four aces as Tech up ended then-ranked No. 21 Missouri...was also 1-for-1 in kills giving the junior her season-high in points with five...finished with seven of her 35 total digs on the season against Clemson.
2001: Redshirted...played in just five matches last season after aggravating a knee injury that ended her season the previous year.
2000: Played only a portion of the season due to a knee injury that required season ending surgery...competed in 22 games as a defensive specialist with 21 digs
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2000 graduate of Arlington Lamar High School in Arlington, Texas...played volleyball and ran track while at Lamar...coached by Teresa Albus...her 1997 team was area finalists...in 1998 her volleyball squad advanced to the regional finals...named honorable mention all-district in 1997...District 7-5A second-team selection in 1998...1999 Defensive Player of the Year in District 7-5A...first-team all-district in 1999...member of the National Honor Society and Younglife
JUNIOR EXPERIENCES: Played for Texas Advantage...participated in club ball for six years...qualified for nationals three times...North Texas Regional Qualifier in 2000.
PERSONAL: Born Courtney Shambaugh on January 19, 1983 in Fort Worth, Texas...father Michael is an insurance agent and a graduate of Columbia College...mother Debbie is a homemaker...has one brother Cody (15)...enjoys playing volleyball and reading.