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Simone Antwi

MB

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
So.
Hometown
Fairfax Station, Va.
School
South County

 

·         Club: Virginia Elite

·         Major: Management

 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)

A 2013 AVCA All-Southeast Region Honorable Mention selection…Named to the 2013 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll…Named to the U.S. Collegiate National team for the European Tour and helped lead Team USA to a silver medal in the Global Challenge in Pula, Croatia, with Gator teammates Alex Holston and Gabby Mallette…Had a breakout season for the Gators, started all 32 matches and played in all 108 sets for Florida…Ranked seventh in the SEC and 39th in the country with her .377 hitting percentage her sophomore campaign…Boasted .407 clip in SEC play, fourth-best in the league…Paced the UF squad with 96.0 blocks (.89/s), which ranked 14th in the SEC…Her 20 block solos also led the Orange and Blue…Had the seventh-best single-match attack percentage among SEC players in 2013 with a career-high .706 (13-1-17) in UF’s 3-1 upset victory over Stanford Sept. 7....Had her best year as a Gator with 255 kills (2.36/s), 19 service aces -- including 14 in SEC play to rank in the top 20 in the conference in the category…Her 14 kills at Kentucky and against FSU in the NCAA Tournament Second Round were a career high, while her 29 total attacks against the Seminoles in the NCAA Tournament were the most of her Gator career…Also set a career high with seven blocks on three different occasions against FSU (9/17), Milwaukee (9/21) and at Ole Miss (9/29), while her three block solos against Iona were a career best…Put up 10 double-digit kill performances on the season and hit above .500 on nine different occasions, including the first round of the NCAA Tourney against Jacksonville…Additionally put up five or more blocks in seven different matches for the Orange and Blue in 2013 and had a career-best 16.5 points at Arkansas on Oct. 18 following a 12 kill, two service ace and three block performance against the Razorbacks.

 

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2012)

Selected as a member of the USA Senior National A2 Program during the summer…Saw action in the Gators’ victory at Auburn…Had a kill in UF’s 3-0 win over South Carolina…Saw playing time against Ole Miss and in Florida’s SEC-clinching win over LSU…Started in the Gators’ 3-0 sweep of Georgia, tallying a kill and two blocks…Added four kills, a block and dig in a win over Mississippi State…Chipped in a kill against No. 12 Florida State…Added a kill against Texas A&M...Saw action against Auburn…Registered a kill and two blocks in Florida’s sweep of Ole Miss...Put down two kills and three blocks with a dig against Kentucky…Recorded six blocks with a season-high four blocks against Mississippi State…Had two kills on three attempts for a .667 hitting percentage and a block against South Carolina…Saw action against Missouri as she recorded one block…Started against Jacksonville at the Active Ankle Challenge where she had three kills and two blocks…Also recorded three kills against Louisiana with a .375 hitting percentage and two services aces…Hit a season-best .400 with seven kills against No. 2 Texas at the Nike Big Four…Notched season highs with eight kills and three blocks while adding two digs against No. 9 Stanford…Started in all three matches at the Campus USA Credit Union Invitational…Hit .308 against FGCU with six kills, five service aces and two blocks…Had five kills against FIU with a service ace and two blocks…Had four kills against FAMU with three service aces, three digs, and a block…SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll.

 

AS A FRESHMAN (2011)

Redshirted the 2011 season…SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

 

PRIOR TO FLORIDA

A three-time All-Region Team honoree by the Northern Region Volleyball Coaches Association, including a first-team selection in 2010…As a senior, she was named the Most Valuable Player of the Patriot District and a first-team All-District selection in 2010…Named to Volleyball Magazine’s Top-25 Underclassmen to Watch…Set South County Secondary School records for the most kills and the most blocks in 2010…Registered a 32-kill performance in the 2009 Virginia State Semifinals to help lead her squad to its first ever championship appearance…Also played for the South County basketball team…Made the Honor Roll…Played for the Virginia Elite Volleyball Club.

 

ANTWI’S CAREER STATISTICS

Season

SP

MP

K

K/S

E

TA

Pct

A

A/S

SA

SA/S

SE

DIG

D/S

RE

BS

BA

TB

B/S

BE

BHE

Points

Pts/S

2011

0

0

0

0.00

0

0

.000

0

0.00

0

0.00

0

0

0.00

0

0

0

0

0.00

0

0

0.0

0.00

2012

44

23

56

1.27

15

135

.304

1

0.02

11

0.25

11

11

0.25

1

4

22

26

0.59

5

0

82.0

1.86

2013

108

32

255

2.36

55

530

.377

2

0.02

19

0.18

28

38

0.35

0

20

76

96

0.89

9

0

332.0

3.07

TOTAL

152

55

311

2.05

70

665

.362

3

0.02

30

0.20

39

49

0.32

1

24

98

122

0.80

14

0

414.0

2.72

 

ANTWI’S CAREER HIGHS

Kills

14, 2x, last vs. Florida State (12/6/13)

 

Hitting Percentage

.706 vs. Stanford (9/7/13)

 

Assists

1, 3x, last vs. Kentucky (10/11/13)

 

Service Aces

5, vs. FGCU (8/25/12)

 

Digs

5 at Texas A&M (11/3/13)

 

Blocks

7, 3x, last at Ole Miss (9/29/13)

 

Points

16.5 at Arkansas (10/18/13)

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