Women's Volleyball

Dana Powell
Dana Powell


Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Cascia Hall Prep


Outside Hitter



205 SMU Student-Athletes Named To C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll


Volleyball Announces Team Awards At Banquet Tuesday

Stewart named Most Valuable Player and Co-Defensive Player of the Year


Manning, Powell Recognized By COBRA Magazine

Junior middle blocker named to All-Region Team


Mustangs Cap Off Season With Thrilling Five-Set Victory Over Tulsa

Stewart set single-season record in win


Four Mustangs Earn All-Conference USA Honors

Manning named to first team; Powell collects fourth accolade of career

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2010 Match-By-MatchGet Acrobat Reader

2010 (Jr.): Named AVCA All-American Honorable Mention for the second consecutive season...Earned First Team AVCA All-Midwest Region team recognition...Honored as a member of the Conference USA All-Academic team member...Selected as the team MVP...Earned First Team All-C-USA...Named MVP of the Baylor Classic...Was named C-USA Player of the Week on Aug. 30... Compiled 22 double-doubles...Notched 468 points with 416 kills and 445 digs...Notched 10+ kills in 26 matches...Added 10+ digs in 25 contests.Match Highlights: Kicked season off with double-doubles against Butler and at Baylor...Had 18 kills and 14 digs against Texas State...Compiled a season-high 20 kills with 18 digs and three blocks at TCU...Posted 21 digs and 12 kills at UAB...In five-set match against Tulsa, tallied 19 kills and 21 digs...Had a season-high 27 digs and 18 kills at Marshall...Posted back-to-back 20-dig performances at UTEP and UCF...Finished season with 20 kills and 16 digs at Tulsa.

2009 Match by MatchGet Acrobat Reader

2009 (So.): Played in 117 sets for SMU... Earned All-American Honorable Mention honors... Named team MVP and Offensive Player of the Year... Tallied 440 kills on the season, finishing fifth in C-USA with 3.76 kills per set... Led the Mustangs in points (483.0) and points per set (4.13)... Ranked fifth in C-USA in points per set... Registered 20 double-doubles (assists and digs); Match Highlights: Recorded a season-high 26 kills along with 19 digs against Arizona State (9/11)... Notched six total blocks against Tulsa (11.14)... Collected a season-high 26 digs against Tulane in the C-USA tournament.

2008 Match by MatchGet Acrobat Reader

2008 (Fr.): Played in all 31 matches and 115 of 116 sets...Averaged 2.68 kills, 2.97 digs, 0.54 blocks, and 3.08 points...Totaled 12 aces...16 double-doubles (kills & digs)...Had 10 or more kills in 18 matches and 10 or more digs in 19 matches...Had four or more blocks seven times...Team Rankings: 2nd in kills (308, 2.68), 2nd in points (354, 3.08), 3rd in digs (342, 2.97), 4th in blocks (62, 0.54) C-USA Rankings: 55 attacks vs. Rice 11/2 was 4th-highest in 4-set match for the 2008 season;MatchHighlights: Had 12 kills, 12 digs, and four blocks in each of the final two matches; at Tulsa 11/16 & vs. UCF 11/20...15 kills, 14 digs, and four blocks against Houston 10/31...Totaled 14 kills, 18 digs, and three blocks versus UCF 9/26...season-high 17 kills with 19 digs against Georgia State 9/19...Had a season-high 22 digs with 16 kills and two blocks vs. Lamar 8/30.

Dana Powell 2008

Prep: Four-time letterwinner for coach Jennifer Pace...Top-100 senior according to PrepVolleyball.com...Member of the USA Volleyball High Performance Team (A1 in 2004, A2 in 2005 and 2006)...Team won the 2004 State Championship and was runner-up in 2005 and 2007...Selected Team MVP and named to the All-State Tournament team in 2006 and 2007...Three-time Tulsa World Player of the Week...In 2007, she was named Oklahoma Coaches' Association All-State...Named 2007 Team MVP after totaling 482 kills (3.89 per game), 390 digs (3.15) and had a .384 hitting percentage... Also lettered in track and was a member of the state runner-up 4 x 200-meter relay team in 2004s ...Earned multiple academic honors: National Honor Society, Oklahoma Academic Scholar, Gold Honor Roll, Silver Honor Roll, and Outstanding Participant in the 2008 National Achievement Scholarship Program.

Personal: Parents are Leon and Mona Powell...Older sister Lauren plays volleyball at William and Mary...Born in May of 1990.

Major: Accounting/Advertising

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