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5 Jenny Harmon
Jenny  Harmon

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Virginia Beach, Va.

High School:
Salem

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter

Worth Noting:Will serve as a co-captain ... Only senior on the team ... Has one year of eligibility remaining ... A returning starter at outside hitter ...

At Virginia: 2000: Third on team in kills with 217 ... Tied for second on club with 73 total blocks ... Registered UVa?s only triple-double of the season with 21 kills, 12 digs and 10 blocks against Liberty (10/10) ... Set career bests with the 21 kills an 10 blocks against Liberty ... Notched a career-best 20 digs to go along with 19 kills, five blocks and four aces against Wake Forest (11/17) in the ACC Tournament ... Played in 21 of 31 matches ... Missed the first 10 matches of the season recovering from appendicitis ... Named to the 2000-2001 ACC Academic Honor Roll ... 1999: Selected as the team?s Most Improved Player ... Appeared in 25 of 31 matches and in a total of 58 games ... Gained valuable match experience ... Best match of the season was a 12-kill, 10-block and four-dig performance against Rice (9/11) ... Recorded 25 kills in three matches during the Hi-IQ Classic at William & Mary ... Fifth on the team with 36 total blocks ... Named to the 1999-2000 ACC Academic Honor Roll ... 1998: Red-shirted the 1998 season ... A 1998-99 ACC Academic Honor Roll pick ...

High School: Lettered four times in volleyball and basketball and twice in softball ... Named the Gatorade Player-of-the-Year in 1997 and 1998 and earned the 1997-98 Eastern Region Player-of-the-Year award in volleyball ... 1997 and 1998 MVP of the Virginia Beach Sports Club ... Named All-Tidewater Player-of-the-Year ... 1997-98 Virginia Pilot Female Athlete-of-the-Year ... Selected to the All-Tournament team in the Sun Devil Invitational Tournament ... MVP of Salem High School volleyball team ... AAA first-team All-State selection ... Basketball team captain during her junior and senior year ... Assistant coach for the Redtide 13+under AAU girls basketball team in 1996 and 1997 ... Member of the National Honor Society ...

Personal: Daughter of Deborah and Michael Harmon ... Born on 6/18/80 in Portsmouth, Va. ... Enrolled in the School of Commerce and is pursuing a minor in Spanish ... Enjoys traveling, basketball, and the outdoors ... Played volleyball for Don Gresham and Owen Dixon.

Why Jenny chose UVa: ?The University combines the beauty of Charlottesville with the traditions of those who came before us.?

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