Women’s Volleyball Media Guide

#3
Name: Tiffany Brooks
Year: Freshman
Position: Middle Hitter
High School: South Rowan High School
Hometown: Kannapolis, NC
HS: Tiffany Brooks played high school volleyball at South Rowan High School for head coach Jan Dowling. There she helped guide her team to the playoffs and was named All-County, All Conference, and Team MVP. Tiffany also participated on the HS track team where she was named the team MVP. Tiffany played club volleyball with the Carolina Storm.
Personal: Tiffany’s mother is Deanna Brooks and she has one sister Caroline Brooks. Tiffany is interested in CVCC’s Dental Hygiene program and in her free time enjoys hanging out with family and friends.
#17
Name: Aimee Cloniger
Year: Freshman
Position: Outside Hitter
High School: Jesse C. Carson High School
Hometown: China Grove, NC
HS: Aimee Cloniger helped the Carson High School volleyball team achieve a 35-4 record and clain the Conference Championships with a State Runner-up finish in the Playoffs under Head Coach Kelan Rogers. Aimee was named All-Conference, All-County, Team Offensive MVP and was named the All-Region Player of the Year. Aimee was also on the Carson High School Honor Roll and played for the High Rock Volleyball Club
Personal: Aimee’s parents are Jerome and Kim Cloninger, and Aimee has 4 siblings, Kristen, Jeremiah, Gabriella, and Ezekiel.
#9
Name: Lyndsey Detter
Year: Freshman
Position: Setter
High School: Alexander Central High School
Hometown: Taylorsville, NC
HS: Lyndsey Detter played for the Alexander Central HS team under Terri Fulbright. Lyndsey also played basketball and soccer at ACHS. Lyndsey was awarded the Heart and Hustle award for her high school volleyball team and received the Team Before Self award for basketball. Lyndsey was also on the A, B Honor roll in HS. Lyndsey played club volleyball with the Carolina Select.
Personal: Lyndsey’s parents are Rick and Renee Detter and she has one sister Mandy. One of her hobbies is snowboarding.
#13
Name: Megan Gouge
Year: Sophomore
Position: Right Side Hitter
High School: McDowell High School
Hometown: Old Fort, NC
2012 Season:
HS: Megan helped McDowell HS to a 19-5 record and a conference championship her senior year under coach Allie Bennett. Megan was named All-Conference twice in her career and was named Co-MVP her senior season. Megan was also in the National Honor Society at MHS. She played club volleyball for the Carolina Select.
Personal: Megan’s parents are Doug and Jane Gouge and she has two brothers Jared and Darin. Megan’s hobbies include photography, writing and reading.
#5
Name: Anna Henderson
Year: Freshman
Position: Middle Hitter
High School: Christian Family Academy
Hometown: Newton, NC
HS: Anna Henderson played for the Christian Family Academy where she was named team MVP, best defensive, best offensive, and most improved player. Anna also participated in Basketball at the Christian Family Academy. Anna played club volleyball with the Carolina Crush under head coach Hannah Reynolds.
Personal: Anna’s mother is Donna Henderson and she has two brothers, Anthony and Nathaniel.
#15
Name: Hannah Lewis
Year: Sophomore
Position: Libero
High School: McDowell High School
Hometown: Old Fort, NC
2012 Season:
HS: Hannah helped McDowell HS to a 19-5 record and a conference championship her senior year under coach Allie Bennett. Hannah was named a four time team MVP, 3 time All-Conference and 2 time All-Region. Hannah was a member of the National Honor Society at MHS. She was a member of the Excel Volleyball Club.
Personal: Hannah’s parents are Jerry and Wendy Lewis and she has one brother Trent. In her free time she enjoys travelling and hiking.
#14
Name: Shawn Pogue
Year: Freshman
Position: Setter
High School: West Iredell High School
Hometown: Statesville, NC
HS: Shawn Pogue played for head coach Krystle Miller at West Iredell HS. There Shawn was named a 5 time All-Conference player, 2 time team MVP, All Region and named to the Charlotte Observer team. Shawn also participated in soccer and track & field as well as a BETA club member and a 4 time NC Scholar. Shawn played club volleyball for the IC Stars.
Personal: Shawn’s parent is Shawn Pogue and she has 3 siblings Kaitlynn, Patrick, and Kristopher. In her free time she enjoys singing on a choir.
#2
Name: Katelyn Ruff
Year: Freshman
Position: Outside/Right Hitter
High School: Polk County High School
Hometown: Mill Spring, NC
HS: Katelyn played at Polk County HS under head coach Heather Claussen where she helped them win the conference, district, sectionals, and was the regional runner-up. There she was named All-Conference twice and team MVP. Katelyn also played basketball and softball at PCHS being named most improved on the basketball team and All-Confrence, All-Area, All-District, and Team MVP in softball. Katelyn was on the Honor Roll all 4 years at PCHS and was awarded scholarships by the Polk County Community Foundation and the Rotary Club.
Personal: Katelyn’s parents are Donny and Alice and she has one brother Daniel. In her free time she like to take care of animals and spend time with her family and friends.
#6
Name: Leah Wells
Year: Sophomore
Position: Outside Hitter
High School: North Iredell High School
Hometown: Statesville, NC
2012 Season:
HS: Leah played for head coach Mrs. Tribble at North Iredell HS where she helped the team to State Runner-up finishes in 2010 and 2011 and helped her team to a 28-1 record her senior season. Leah was named All-Conference and All County twice. Leah also participated on the swimming and track team. She was named All Conference, All County, Team MVP and advanced to Regionals three times and she advanced to regionals in swimming during her senior year. Leah played club volleyball for the IC Stars.
Personal: Leah’s parents are James and Denise Wells and she has two sisters Anna and Rachel. In her free time she enjoys waterskiing, snow skiing and babysitting.