2006-07 Volleyball
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Whitney Hendry
Whitney Hendry

POS.L
HT.5-4
YR.Jr.
HOMETOWNFort Myers, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLBishop Verot HS

Career: Two-time AVCA All-American…Also a two-time All-South Region performer…Holds career record for aces (79)…Career leader in digs with 1646 and digs per game (5.33)…Also the career leader in games played (309) and matches played (92)…Has led FGCU in digs in each of her three seasons…Holds the top five single-match totals for digs with a career-high 48 on 9/11/05 vs. Wingate…Is one of two players on the 2007 team who was a member of inaugural volleyball team at FGCU.

2006: Named honorable mention All-American by AVCA…Was selected to AVCA All-South Region 1st team…Named second team All-South Region by Daktronics…Appeared in all 108 games last season at libero for the Eagles…Led FGCU in digs with 538…Was 56th in NCAA Division II in digs per game at 4.98…Had season-high 33 digs against Lenoir-Rhyne in three-games…Had eight matches with at least 20 digs…Had four matches with three aces…Finished with 23 aces…Had 29 assists…Finished fourth on the team in both categories.

2005: Named honorable mention All-American by AVCA…Also selected as 1st Team All-South Region by AVCA…Was 1st Team All-South Region selection by Daktronics…Named to South Region All-Tournament Team…Led FGCU in digs with a school-record 606…Recorded career-high 48 digs on 9/11 vs. Wingate…Had five matches with over 30 digs…Appeared in 101 games and all 31 matches…Finished season with 20 aces…Had season-high three aces on 8/29 vs. Dowling…Had a five-match (21 games) stretch from 9/3-9/11 where she recorded 181 digs (8.6) per game…Recorded seven kills during the season.

2004: Appeared in 100 of 102 games and all 30 matches…Finished the year with team leading 502 digs and 35 aces…Had a season-high 38 digs on 9/10/04…Recorded over 20 digs in 10 matches… Served up four aces in three consecutive matches (9/17-9/24)…Recorded three or more aces in six matches.

Prior to FGCU: 2004 graduate of Bishop Verot High School in Fort Myers....Played for coach Chuck Waddington for three years and coach Brook Sandburg for one...Named to FHSAA all-state second team as senior...Named to Fort Myers News-Press All-Area team...Selected as best defensive player...Team captain...USA South volleyball club member for four years.