Stewart named Most Valuable Player and Co-Defensive Player of the Year
Stewart set single-season record in win
Manning named to first team; Powell collects fourth accolade of career
SMU hosts conference champion on Senior Day
2010 (Jr.):Named as the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week four times during the season...Tallied 30+ digs four times...Set a SMU single-match record with 39 digs against Sacramento State...Finished season wtih 578 digs and a .968 reception percentage...Named to Lobo Comcast Classic All-Tournament Team...Notched 76 assists and nine service aces...Honored on the SMU Doubletree Classic All-Tournament Team...Posted 20+ digs in 14 matches during the season...Against Houston had34 digs in the first meeting and followed with 33 digs in the second match of the season...Posted 29 digs in the win at Baylor...Notched 27 digs and four assistsagainst Rice; Match Highlights: Named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week (Aug. 30)... Named to Doubletree Invitational All-Tournament team... Notched a SMU four-set match record 39 digs in the win over Sacramento State... Named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week(Sept. 13)... Earned Lobo Comcast All-Tournament Selection...Named C-USA Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 25)...Tallied 34 digs against Houston (Oct. 22)...Honored as C-USA Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 22)...Notched 33 digs against Houston (Nov. 21).
2009 (So.): Played in all 121 sets for SMU... Collected 564 digs, the second highest total by a Mustang in a single season... Enters the season ninth all-time in digs at SMU, accumulating 1015 digs in just 237 games... Ranked fourth in C-USA with 4.66 digs per set in 2009... Tallied 12+ digs in all but one game... Game highlights: Accumulated a season-high 29 digs against McNeese State (9/5)... Registered seven kills and 15 digs against William and Mary (9/19).
2008 (Fr.): Played in all 31 matches and 116 sets...Averaged team-best 3.89 digs...Had 13 aces...Had 10 or more digs in 25 matches, totaled 20 or more digs five times, and 30 digs once...Team Rankings: 1st in digs (451, 3.89), 3rd in assists (37, 0.32), 5th in aces (13, 0.11)...C-USA Rankings: 6th in digs (3.89)...In league play, 5th in digs (4.02)...Had 30 digs vs. UTEP 10/10, which was fifth-most in C-USA this season and third-most in a league match in 2008...had 25 digs against Tulsa 9/16, which tied for third in a 4-set match in league play in 2008...Match Highlights: Had 20 digs against Rice 11/2...Had a season-high 30 digs and an ace vs. UTEP 10/10...Totaled 25 digs and an ace in the Tulsa match 9/16...Recorded 24 digs in SMU Invitational against Stephen F Austin 9/6...Totaled 24 digs and two aces against Lamar 8/30.
Prep: Selected to the Prep Volleyball top-250...Three-time letterwinner for coach Beth Gammill...All-State 5A, First Team All Greater Houston, and Honorable Mention All-America in 2006 and 2007...Was 2007 District 19-5A MVP after averaging 4.4 kills (501 total) and 3.8 digs (427 total) to go with 70 aces...As a junior in 2006, named District 19-5A Outstanding Hitter, and All-State All-tournament team honoree...She set school career records for kills (1058) and digs (1057)...Named academic all-district as a junior and senior and was a 2006 National Latin Exam Silver Medalist....Also was all-State in lacrosse in 2006.
Olympic Development: Made the all-tournament team at the Junior Olympics in the Summer of 2007.
Personal: Parents are Todd Stewart and Lisa Epley...Her father Todd played football at SMU and her mother Lisa ran track at Rice...Has a younger brother Jay Todd and a younger sister, Annie...She was born in Houston in January of 1990.