#9 Shaquita Williams

HT. 6' 0"
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Huntsville, Ala.
PREV. SCHOOL Huntsville HS

Senior year, 2011: Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year… Named to the 2011 All-OVC First Team… Played in 29 matches, ranking first on the team in kills with 315… Led the team in points with a total of 393.0 while averaging 4.85 per set …. Led the league and ranked ninth in the NCAA in service aces per set… Posted 24 kills vs. Eastern Kentucky (10/17/11) behind a hitting percentage of .526…. Saw action in 115 sets…. Averaged 3.76 kills per set and .50 digs per set… Led team with 0.70 blocks per set. Selected to Big Orange Bash All-Tournament team… Became TSU’s second all-time leader in kills and attempts, while ranking ninth in service aces, 12th in total blocks, and 13th in block assists… First Tennessee State player to receive player of the year honors since the award began in 1985…

Junior year, 2010: Played in 27 games, ranking second on the team in kills with 285... Recorded a season-best 28 kills against Tennessee Tech (10/29/10)... Played in 104 sets averaging 2.7 kills per set... Registered a .226 hitting percentage, second best on team... Recorded five or more blocks in seven matches... Scored 20 plus points in five matches with a season-high 32 against Tennessee Tech (10/29/10)... Finished top ten in the OVC with 365 points... Awarded OVC offensive player of the week (11/1/10)... Ranked top five in the OVC in service aces... Selected to 2010 All-OVC team...

Sophomore year, 2009: Led the team in kills, playing in all 30 matches for the Tigers... Second on the team in blocks and third in service aces... Led the team with 2.97 points per set... Posted double-digit kills in 13 contests... Turned in a season-high 21 kills against Eastern Illinois (10/24/09)... Recorded eight blocks at Southeast Missouri  (9/26/09)...Tallied a team-best 267 kills on the season

Freshman Year, 2008:
Played in all 26 matches...Third on the team in total blocks...Tallied a season-high 14 kills against Lipscomb (10/14/08)... Recorded 12 kills while hitting a season-best .550 against Austin Peay (11/7/08)... Just missed a double-double with a season-high 10 digs to go along with eight kills at Eastern Kentucky (9/23/08)

At Huntsville HS:
Helped lead team to three consecutive state championships from 2005-07... 5A Champions in 2005&06 ... 6A Champions in 2007...Named Most Improved Player in 2006...Named to the All-State second team in 2006...Best Offensive Player in 2007...All Area First Team Selection...Was selected to play on the North All Star Volleyball Team... Honor Roll Student


Birthday: April 22
Daughter of: Natasha Williams
Major: Health Science