W&L's WOLFING NAMED TO VOLLEYBALL ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee senior outside hitter
Emily Wolfing (Mt. Airy, Md./South Carroll) has been named to the ESPN
The Magazine Academic All-America College Division Volleyball team as
selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Wolfing, a physics and mathematics major with a 3.76 cumulative
grade-point average, was named to the third team.
A two-time First Team All-ODAC selection and a two-time
ODAC Volleyball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Wolfing led the Generals
in 2004 with 454 kills. She also added 412 digs, 58 blocks and 53 service
Wolfing, a 2004 AVCA Honorable Mention All-American, will
graduate as W&L's all-time leader in career digs (1,557) and ranks
second all-time in career kills (1,490) and career games played (471).
Additionally, her 182 service aces are fourth all-time. During her time
with the Generals, W&L posted a 124-24 (.838) overall record, won
four ODAC Championships and advanced to the NCAA Tournament Second Round
all four years.
With Wolfing's selection to the ESPN/CoSIDA Academic All-America
team, W&L improved its all-time total to 39 athletes honored since
1975. W&L had four athletes honored just last season.
The CoSIDA College Division consists of athletes from all
NCAA Division II, III and NAIA schools across the United States.
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Contact: Brian Laubscher
Sports Information Director
PO Drawer 928
Lexington, VA 24450