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Lillie Happel

Class: Senior
Position: OH
Height: 6-0

Previous School: Covenant Community School

Hometown: Ellicott City, Md.

2012 (Jr.)
• Big South All-Conference second team
• Preseason All-Big South Team
• Competed in 115 sets, making 28 starts over 33 matches played
• Finished second on the team with 277 digs (2.41 dps), and placed third with 253 kills (2.2 kps)
• Recorded 11 double-digit kill matches, including eight in conference play
• Reached double-figures in digs on 13 occasions
• Posted seven double-doubles, including two in a row (Nov. 2 at High Point, Nov. 3 at Campbell)
• Registered 24 aces, including a career-high five during the season opener against UNCG (Aug. 24)
• Recorded 10 aces over the opening weekend at the North Carolina Central Tournament
• Ranked seventh in the Big South in kills per set during conference matches (3.06 kps)
• Began season with 15 kills, season-high 16 digs and career-best five aces against UNCG (Aug. 24)
• Played key role in Liberty's late-season 10-match winning streak, averaging 3.6 kills and 2.86 digs per set during that span
• Registered career-high 26 kills (.375) and added nine digs at Radford (Oct. 26)
• Posted five straight double-digit kill matches (Oct. 13 through Nov. 3)
• Had 15 kills (.385) and 13 digs during first-place conference matchup against Presbyterian College (Oct. 19)
• Totaled 16 kills and 11 digs in victory at Campbell (Nov. 3)
• Sent down 14 kills and added 11 digs during conference semifinal win over Presbyterian College (Nov. 16)
• Enters her senior season needing 54 kills to enter Liberty's 1,000-kill club
• Named to Big South Presidential Honor Roll

2011 (So.)
• Appeared in all 117 sets, starting all 33 matches at outside hitter
• VaSID All-State second team
• Big South All-Conference first team
• Big South All-Tournament Team
• ECAC Division I Player of the Week (Sept. 13)
• Two-time Big South Player of the Week (Sept. 12, Oct. 3)
• Named to all-tournament team at first three invitationals of season
• Led team with 396 kills and 33 service aces
• Ranked fourth in the Big South in kills per set and ninth in aces per set
• Posted team-high 12 double-doubles, including four in a row (Sept. 20-Oct. 1)
• Recorded 23 double-digit kill matches, with three 20+-kill matches
• Opened season with double-digit kills for the second year in a row, with 11 kills at Georgia, Aug. 26
• Set career high with 25 kills versus Seton Hall on Sept. 2
• First Lady Flame since Nicki Scripko in 2009 with a 20-kill match
• Had 17 kills, 12 digs and tied a career high with four block assists against North Carolina, Sept. 3
• Registered 21 kills and career-high 23 digs in regular-season finale against UNC Asheville, Nov. 12
• Had stretch of seven double-digit kill matches in a row, from Sept. 17 through Oct. 7
• Sent down 22 kills at a .426 pace against Gardner-Webb, adding 13 kills on Oct. 1
• Led team with 35 kills and five service aces during three-match run to the Big South title
• Named to Big South Presidential Honor Roll

2010 (Fr.)
• Competed in 120 sets, making 31 starts out of 32 matches played at outside hitter
• Big South All-Freshman Team
• Big South Player of the Week (Nov. 15)
• First conference freshman since Kallie Corbin in 2006 to be named Big South Player of the Week
• Big South Freshman of the Week (Oct. 5)
• Named to all-tournament team at Elon Phoenix Classic (Sept. 11)
• Ranked second on team with 297 kills, third with 226 digs and fourth with 58 blocks
• Opened career with double-double of 12 kills and 14 digs Aug. 27 vs. Cleveland State
• First Lady Flame since Karyl Bacon in 2007 to record a double-double in first career match
• Led team and Big South with 0.43 aces per set, ranking 21st in the nation, including fourth among freshmen
• Her 51 aces rank second in program history under the current rally-scoring format
• Posted double-digit kills on 13 occasions, including three straight 10+-kill matches two times
• Recorded seven double-doubles, including 11 kills and 14 digs in Big South semifinal win over Winthrop (Nov. 19)
• Set career high with 19 kills at Radford (Nov. 9)
• Served up season-best six aces vs. Gardner-Webb (Oct. 23) and UNC Asheville (Nov. 13)
• Recorded season-high 18 digs at Coastal Carolina (Nov. 16)
• Posted season-high five blocks vs. Presbyterian College (Oct. 22)
• Named to Big South Presidential Honor Roll

Prep
• In four years at Covenant Community School, totaled 1,143 kills, 1,092 digs, 852 assists and 288 aces
• Hit .469 with 17 double-doubles as a senior
• Won a pair of Baltimore Sun Female Athlete of the Week recognitions
• Two-time Model Classic Invitational MVP
• Twice named to the all-tournament team at the National Homeschool Volleyball Tournament

Personal
• Daughter of Brian and Sue Happel
• Majoring in studio art
• Birthday is April 15