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  Brittany Harry

Brittany Harry

Player Profile

Hometown:
Champaign, Ill.

Last College:
USC Upstate

Position:
Volunteer Assistant

Experience:
1st Year

Graduated:
2007

After two years as the head volleyball coach and Sports Information Director at Spartanburg Methodist College, Brittany Harry returns for her second tenure as a volunteer assistant for her former mentor, Jennifer Calloway.

In two years at Spartanburg Methodist, Harry led the Pioneers to a 49-13 overall record, two NJCAA Region X titles and two trips to the NJCAA Division I National Tournament. In 2008, the Pioneers went 24-9 and coached two All-Region X selections en route to the NJCAA Region X Tournament title.

In 2007, Harry led the Pioneers to a 25-4 overall record and their first trip to the NJCAA Division I National Tournament since 1984. The Pioneers won the regular season Region X title with a 17-2 record and won the Region X Tournament. She helped two players earn All-Region X honors.

Harry is a 2007 graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate and holds a B.A. in Communications with an emphasis in Journalism. She is also starting a distance learning master's program in Sports Management from the University of Illinois this fall.

She played on the USC Upstate women's volleyball team from 2002-2005 and served as its team captain in the 2005 season. Harry still holds the third spot on the all-time digs list with 1,433 and she is the all-time leader in digs per game, averaging 5.38 in 2004. During her senior year, she was named to the All-Peach Belt Conference Second Team and she was also a member of the Peach Belt Presidential Honor Roll her freshman and junior seasons.

While at USC Upstate, Harry served as a four-year member of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC); she served as the Student Government Representative for SAAC during her membership. She also held a sports information internship with the USC Upstate Athletic Department and was the Internet broadcaster for all home volleyball matches in 2006 while also serving as the student assistant for the volleyball team. She also spent two months attending the University of Cadiz in Cadiz, Spain during the summer of 2005.

Her coaching experience includes coaching camps during the summer at Wofford College, Clemson University and in Illinois. She also serves as a coach during the spring at Club South in Spartanburg. This year she will coach the top 14's team for Club South.

The Harry File
BORN: Feb. 24, 1984
HOMETOWN: Champaign, Ill.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND 2007 Bachelor of Arts - Communications USC Upstate

COLLEGIATE VOLLEYBALL COACHING EXPERIENCE 2006 Student Assistant - USC Upstate 2007-2008 Head Coach - Spartanburg Methodist College 2009 - Pres. Volunteer Assistant - USC Upstate

 
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