Christina Glover and Taylor Bruns lead the way on Senior Day
Thévenin with 14 kills, Howley posts 11 with a season high-matching .526 hitting percentage
Shots from the Gamecocks' five-set win to end the 2012 season
Shots from the Oct. 26, 2012, volleyball match between South Carolina and Auburn.
Photos, courtesy of Scott Gardner, of the Gamecocks' five-set win over the Tigers
Shots from the Gamecocks' three-set sweep of the Bulldogs to open the 2012 SEC slate
vs. Winthrop (September 8, 2012)
Glover's 2009 Match-by-Match Statistics
Glover's 2010 Match-by-Match Statistics
Glover's 2011 Match-by-Match Statistics
Glover's 2012 Match-by-Match Statistics
- 2012 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
- 2011 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
- 2010 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll
- 2010 SEC Volleyball Community Service Team
- 2009-10 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
2012 (SENIOR): Appeared in 19 matches, starting three ... Played primarily as a defensive specialist, but posted two kills against Navy (9/2) ... Had 10 digs twice, both in home wins over UAB (9/8) and Georgia (9/14) ... Also made six digs in the LSU win (9/16) ... Posted her best outing of the year in the finale, landing a career-best three aces to go with seven digs in the Arkansas win (11/23) ... Received a spot on the Southeastern Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll ... Served as the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee president during the year.
2011 (JUNIOR): Played in 18 matches and started six ... Saw most of her time as a defensive specialist ... Responded to a chance at outside hitter late in the year, tallying a season-best eight kills to go with 11 digs in the win over Georgia (11/20) ... Also received 13 serves from the Bulldogs without making an error ... Posted six digs in a specialist role twice in wins, at Mississippi (10/16) and against Mississippi State (10/21) ... Had five kills and seven digs in the win over Stony Brook (8/27) ... Earned a spot on the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 26 matches, starting 21 ... Ranked third on the team with 2.00 digs per set ... Recorded career highs with 16 digs and 15 kills in her first career double-double against BYU (8/28) ... Against The Citadel (9/26), she hit a season-best .353 (7-1-17) ... Followed that with seven kills, a career-best two aces and 12 digs against Arkansas (10/1) ... Posted 10 kills and a career-high four blocks, including her first solo block, against Georgia (10/15) ... Collected a second double-double with 11 kills and 11 digs at Mississippi (10/31) ... Tallied 12 digs in the home win over Alabama (11/12) ... Named to the SEC Volleyball Community Service Team and also earned a spot on league's Fall Academic Honor Roll.
2009 (FRESHMAN): Got time in 20 matches, making two starts on the season ... The Gamecocks were 2-0 in Glover's starts ... Pressed into duty against No. 23 Wichita State after an injury ... Made three kills against the Shockers in three sets of action before hitting .600 (3-0-5) in two frames against Harvard (9/12) ... Drew her first career start in the three-set win at Mississippi (9/20) ... Had her best outing at home against Alabama (9/25), posting 10 kills in the match ... Started again in the home victory against the Rebels (10/23) ... Followed that with a four-kill, seven-dig performance against Arkansas (10/25) ... Garnered recognition on the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Earned four letters in volleyball and two in basketball at Wando High School ... Played under her mother, Alexis, in volleyball ... Named the South Carolina Coaches Association for Women's Sports (CAWS) AAAA Player of the Year in both 2007 and 2008 ... Played in the CAWS All-Star Game as a senior and took home MVP honors ... Three-time CAWS All-State member ... Earned three Player of the Year honors in 2008: South Carolina Gatorade Volleyball Player of the Year, High School Sports Report (HSSR) Miss Volleyball and Charleston Post and Courier Volleyball Player of the Year ... A 2007 and 2008 PrepVolleyball.com All-American ... 2007 HSSR 4AAAA Volleyball Player of the Year ... Collected the Post and Courier's Lowcountry Athlete of the Year for 2008-09 ... Led the Warriors to back-to-back state runner-up finishes ... Had 619 kills as a senior, following her 499 as a junior ... Totaled over 100 blocks in each of her four years, while also making over 380 digs per season ... Started all 197 matches she played in high school ... Played club for the Charleston Juniors under Amir Khaledi and Mary Jo Stemple ... Helped her team win the Palmetto Region title for five-straight years before coming in second in 2009 ... Her 14s team finished 13th at the Junior Olympics ... Also earned two basketball letters under Mitch White ... Participated in the Beta Club and Teachers Cadet while also chairing the spirit group for Wando's 2008 Student Council ... Also a member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Christina Rae Glover is the daughter of Cregg and Alexis Glover ... Her mother, the former Alexis Homer, played volleyball at South Carolina in its early AIAW years ... Has two brothers: Alexander and Andrew ... Says she was raised a Gamecock and considered no other school ... Enjoys swimming, boating and Greek dancing ... Lists the Dave Matthews Band as one of her favorites ... Her career goal is to be a fifth-grade teacher ... Studying middle level education.