• 2017 Record: 19-5; 4-3 UAA
  • 2017 National Rank: 10th
  • NCAA Final Four: 2014, 2013, 2010, 2008, 2003
  • 22 NCAA Tournament Appearances
  • 7 UAA Championships

Elyse Thompson

Elyse Thompson

Sophomore Elyse Thompson came through with stellar defensive play in helping the Emory volleyball team to a 3-1 record.

The 5-foot-7 Thompson played in all 13 sets over the four matches and averaged a team-high 4.69 digs per set. She paced the squad in that category in three contests including the UAA Round Robin I finale vs. No. 25 Chicago when she paced all players with 29, her fifth performance of 20 or more this season.

Through matches played Oct. 1, Thompson stands second among UAA players in digs average (5.2 dps).