SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014)
Recorded a 2-0 exhibition-match victory alongside Briana Holman during LSU’s inaugural match against UL-Monroe … Notched thrilling third-set victories alongside Laura Whalen in exhibition matches against Jacksonville and UL-Monroe later in the season.
INDOOR VOLLEYBALL | Full Bio
Defensive specialist for LSU’s indoor volleyball team ... Ranked first on the team in digs her sophomore season as one of five players in program history to reach 500 total ... Secured her third-highest performance of the season against Washington in the second round of the NCAA Tournament with 25 digs ... Recorded 29 digs in her top performance of the season against Michigan ... Earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors after notching a perfect 32-for-32 on reception attempts during competition against Kentucky and Missouri.
Coached by Kelli Plaiscia at Chalmette High School ... LSU's 2012 recruiting class checked in with a No. 29 national ranking by PrepVolleyball.com ... Team won district championship during the 2009 and 2010 seasons ... Garnered multiple All-District and All-Metro honors ... Registered 962 digs, a school single season record, en route to the 2010 District MVP and LHSAA All-State accolades ... Selected Miss Louisiana Volleyball after being an unanimous choice for the 2010 Louisiana All-Star Game MVP ... Also lettered in basketball, softball and track ... A honors graduate and Mu Alpha Theta member.
Full name is Haley Michelle Smith ... Daughter of Michael Smith and Kristen Cowen ... Born on January 5, 1993 ... Majoring in business management.