2 Chandler Ambrester
2 Chandler Ambrester
Height: 6-0
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Pine Mountain, Ga.
High School: Harris County
Position: Outside Hitter

Freshman Year (2009)

Named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team after ranking tenth in the league with 2.65 kills per game...appeared in 28 matches and 86 games for the Paladins...ranked third on the team with 287 kills and a .277 attack percentage...recorded a career-high 21 kills at Wofford on November 11...hit .857 against Bethune-Cookman on September 4...posted ten digs at Appalachian State on October 16...recorded five blocks at College of Charleston on October 4 and at home against College of Charleston on November 14...honored as the Southern Conference Player of the Week for Oct. 19-25...posted a .345 attack percentage, four blocks, and three services aces in 11 sets to lead the Paladins to three wins for the week.

 

High School

Tallied 1,372 kills as a four-year starter at Harris County High...led her prep team to four state championship appearances, including three quarterfinals rounds and one Sweet 16 round...named to the 2007 and 2008 Georgia All-State teams...a member of the 2008 Georgia All-Star team...a three-time selection to the All-Bi-City and area all-tournament teams...led the state with 585 kills and set a state record with 6.0 kills per game as a junior...as a senior, led the state with 5.9 kills per game...named team captain and MVP as a junior and senior...played club ball for the Tsunami Volleyball Club in Atlanta...a member of the National Honor Society and the National Art Honor Society...voted Senior Class Treasurer and Student Government Treasurer.

 

Personal

Chandler Michelle Ambrester was born on September 10, 1991, in Pine Mountain, Georgia.…daughter of Mike and Kim Ambrester…intends to major in history with an emphasis on secondary education.