SMU picked to finish second; Heise and Giordano named to preseason team
Acker, Skatteboe and Lammons honored for academic, athletic and service efforts
Honor Roll students rank in the top 15 percent of their respective college
Acker, Giordano, Hegarty and Heise will attend tryout in Colorado Springs
Acker, Young and Heise take home team awards
SMU Dig Pink
2014 (Jr.):All-America Honorable Mention…Academic All-American…All-Region Honorable Mention…All-American Athletic Conference First Team…Led the conference with 1,413 assists, third most in a season at SMU…Set a career-high with 62 against New Mexico (10/20)…Also had 61 assists against Temple (11/23)…Recorded a career-high 25 digs at Temple (10/24)…Led the conference with 26 double-doubles, including a string of 15 consecutive conference matches with a double-double…Averaged a league-best 11.68 assists per set, ranking fourth in the NCAA…Second on the team with 403 digs, averaging 3.33 per set…Had at least 50 assists in six matches…Recorded 48 assists in three sets at Houston (11/2), the most in three sets by a Mustang since 2004…Scored 64 kills, hitting .219…Also had 24 aces and 72 blocks…Named American Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week twice (9/15 and 11/24).
2013 (So.): Named to the AVCA All-Southeast Region Team and was an All-American honorable mention...Awarded Setter of the Year in the American Athletic Conference...Named to Academic All-District Team...Earned all-tournament honors at the SMU Invitational and College of Charleston Invitational...Started 30 of 30 matches, playing 107 sets...Team-high 12 double-doubles...Career-best 57 assists in four sets against Davidson (11/6)...Currently stands ninth for assists in a season at SMU with 1199...Season-high six kills on nine attempts against Cincinnati (11/8)...Ranked first in The American in assists during conference matches and second overall for the season.
2012 (Fr.): Played in 97 sets over 27 matches with 11 starts...Had 227 assists and was fourth on the team with 170 digs...Saw time at setter, libero and outside hitter this season...Had 27 kills and five aces with 11 blocks...Had two double-doubles, recording 26 assists with 11 digs at Oklahoma (9/14) and 23 assists with a season-high 22 digs at Rice (9/28)...Had a season-high 35 assists in the first match of the season against Charleston Southern (8/24)...Had at least 10 digs in four matches...Recorded at least 30 assists four times, including the first three matches of the season.