Gabby Edmondson - Western Carolina University

Gabby Edmondson was the second athlete we placed for 2014. Her first two years, she attended Missouri State University-West Plains in West Plains, Missouri (NJCAA DI Program). She then transferred and finished her career at Western Carolina University (NCAA DI Program).

Class: Graduated

Height: 5'10"

Position: Outside Hitter

High School: Christchurch Girls' High School

Hometown: Christchurch, New Zealand

Career Highlights:

Missouri State West Plains: Reached double-figure kills 37 times; Had double-figures digs 46 times; tallied 689 kills and 815 digs over two seasons; Named First Team All-Region; Named to the NJCAA Region 16 All-Tournament Team 2x

WCU: Despite being hampered by injuries throughout her career at WCU, Gabby was an impact player on the court. She also had an impressive 3.91 GPA and earned the Southern Conference Commissioner's Medal.

Before College: New Zealand Senior Womens Team. 2015 NJCAA DI Championship - 8th Place. 2015 NJCAA Region 16 All-Tournament Team. 2014 NJCAA DI Championship - 7th Place. 2014 NJCAA Region 16 All Tournament Team. New Zealand U19 Team. 2013 New Zealand Secondary Schools Volleyball Championship - 2nd Place & All-Tournament Team. Christchurch Girls' High School Senior A Volleyball Team. New Zealand U17 Team (Co-captain).