FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Competed primarily in the No. 5 spot with several different pairings … Tallied LSU’s first-ever court victory alongside Katarina Raicevic with a 2-0 win over UL-Monroe’s Celine Flores and Kaitlyn Shearer during the program’s inaugural match … Recorded two more victories paired with Raicevic against Oregon and South Carolina during the Gamecock Invitational … Notched a 2-0 win and LSU’s first point against Jacksonville while paired with Briana Holman at the FSU Tournament … Competed in the Bronze bracket quarterfinals of the FIU Surf & Turf Tournament alongside Laura Whalen.
Led her team to the 2009 Division I Championship title … Notched District Championship titles all four years of her high school career … Competed in the quarterfinal round of the State Championship tournament in 2012 and in the semifinal round in 2011 … Captured 2012 Louisiana Volleyball Coaches Association (LVCA) Kathy Trosclair Memorial Award, St. Joseph’s Academy (SJA) Sherri Troxclair Award and All-Academic All-State honors … Earned three consecutive SJA Outstanding Setter Awards and three straight All-District Honorable Mention honors … Coached by Sivi Miller.
Full name is Emma Meyer Hiller … Daughter of Michael and Patti Hiller … Born on October 27, 1994 … Has three siblings: Matthew (23), Brydie (22) and Tess (13) … Uncle Billy Fitzgerald played baseball and basketball at Tulane before he was drafted in the first round to the Oakland A’s in 1969, and he was inducted into the Tulane Hall of Fame in 1994 … Cousin Edmond Fitzgerald played basketball at Ole Miss from 1992-94 … Cousin Robert Fitzgerald competed for Tennessee’s baseball program from 2002-05 … Cousin Lizzy Fitzgerald Stemke was a two-time American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-American at Wisconsin and has served as head coach of Georgia’s indoor volleyball team since 2010 … Cousin Meg Fitzgerald was a two-time All-Southeastern Conference volleyball pick at Florida … Majoring in textile, apparel, and merchandising with a concentration in apparel design.