#3 Jewell Dobson
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Shepherdsville, Ky. (Mercy Academy)|
2014: A-Sun All-Academic Team … Voted Preseason Player of the Year in the Atlantic Sun … Sustained season-ending injury in a 3-1 win over Missouri in the fourth match of the season … Medical redshirt.
2013: Atlantic Sun Player of the Year…A-Sun All-Conference First Team…Honorable Mention AVCA All-America team…AVCA All-South Region Division I Team…Invitee to U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team open tryouts…A-Sun All-Tournament Team…Ranked 11th nationally in NCAA Division I in points per set, 13th in kills per set and 37th in hitting percentage…Led A-Sun overall in hitting percentage (.378), kills per set (4.53) and points per set (5.16)…Her 507 kills were the second highest ever by a Lipscomb player for a single season…First in kills in A-Sun matches (4.56 per set)…Second in A-Sun matches in hitting percentage (.386)…A-Sun Player of the Week for 10/8 and 9/19…TSWA Player of the Week 10/8…MVP of Lipscomb Invitational…Career total of 1,123 kills, one of only six players in the history of the program to break the 1,000 kills mark in the NCAA era and the seventh overall in the program…Led team in blocks with 87 in 112 sets, .78 per set…Tied for fifth on team in service aces with 18 in 112 sets, .16 per set…51 digs, .46 per set…One of four players to play in all 112 sets, 31 matches…Career high 27 kills in five sets vs. ETSU (10/5)…In 31 matches only missed finishing in double figures in kills one time (9 at Mercer 11/2)…Six matches with 20 or more kills…Season-high five digs vs. Samford (9/6).
2012: Led the team with a hitting percentage of .332 (360-107-762) … Started in all 30 matches and played in all 104 sets ... Had a season-high 22 kills at Jacksonville (10/20) … Had 22 matches with double-digit kill performances … Third on the team with 360 kills and kills per set with 3.46, which ranked fourth in the conference … Had a hitting percentage of .700 vs. Jacksonville (10/22), the second highest in school history … Led the team with 57.0 total blocks and 45 block assists ... Named to the All-A Sun Second Team ... Named on the All-Tournament team in the Lipscomb Invitational with 38 kills in three matches.
2011: Played in 110 and 112 sets and played in 31 and 32 matches, including seven starts ... Ranked fourth on the team with 256 kills and kills per set with 2.33 … Had 13 double-digit kill totals, including a season-high 15 against Belmont (10/6) … Unanimous A-Sun All Freshman team honoree.
High School: All-State (2009, 2010). …All-Region (2009, 2010). …Prep Volleyball 2010 Senior Aces Honorable Mention. …Teamed with fellow Lady Bison Megan Stout to win the 2009 Kentucky State Championship where they went up against now teammates Caitlin Dotson and Sophie Kellerman. …2008 Kentucky State Champions. …2010 Kentucky State runner-ups. …2010 Berkley Prep Tournament Champions. …2009 Academic All-State selection. …National Honor Society. …National Society of High School Scholars. …Congressional Youth Leadership Council Alumni.
Club: MAVA (Mid-America Volleyball Association)
Personal: Parents are Kenneth and Kathy Dobson …One sister, Lori Ann. …Grew up on "Reid Avenue" named because of the number of maternal relatives that live on the same street. …Plans to major in education.