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Eriel Jeffery
Eriel Jeffery

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Highland, Calif.

High School:
Redlands East Valley

Height:
5-11

Position:
MB

Jeffery enters her fourth season with the Hawks and brings her hitter's mentality to the middle of the net. A great leaper and blocker, Jeffery can also knock down balls and is known for driving home the digs and attacks that barely drift over the net. She reads the court well and has a good understanding of the roles in the front row.

2004: One of three players to play in all 124 games last season...Led the team in total blocks (66)...Had career highs in blocks, kills (169), aces (45) and digs (75).

2003: Solid role player for the Hawks serving as a back up to Mamie Lewis and Chrissy Jacobs...Notched 65 kills, 47 digs, 37 blocks and 26 aces.

2002: Finished season with 114 kills, 56 digs, 51 blocks and 35 aces...Hit .142 and committed 68 attack errors in 325 attempts.

Personal: Born on May 16, 1984 in Highland, Calif...Has one sister, Erin...Daughter of Caron Tomlin...Majoring in English...Future plans include attending law school upon graduation and becoming a contract lawyer...Lists her role model as her mother and her favorite team as the Los Angeles Lakers...Best advice received: "God won't give you more than you can handle."

Career Highs
Kills: 11 (vs. Morgan St., Nov. 4, 2004)
TA: 19 (vs. Delaware State, August 29, 2003)
Digs: 7 (Twice, most recent vs. Long Island, Oct. 2, 2004)
Aces: 8 (vs. Norfolk St., Oct. 16, 2004)
Assists: 4 (vs. Howard, September 17, 2002)
BS: 3 (vs. Hampton, September 24, 2002)
BA: 4 (vs. Wagner, September 7, 2002)