5 Ellen Smethurst
5 Ellen Smethurst
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Charlottesville, Va.
High School: Covenant School
Position: Outside Hitter

JUNIOR (2011)
Played in 115 sets, with 217 kills and a .250 hitting average... Added 19 assists and 72 digs... Posted 83 total blocks (11 solo).

Played in 92 sets, recording 97 kills and a .132 hitting average... Added 10 assists, four aces, 34 digs, and 62 total blocks... Scored seven kills against Salisbury and Gallaudet.

Played in 110 games, scoring 126 kills and 79 total blocks... Scored season-high 10 kills against Lynchburg College... Added nine kills and one error at Gallaudet University... Scored six blocks against Lynchburg and Randolph-Macon College.

High School
Played volleyball and basketball at The Covenant School... Team captain for volleyball and basketball... Third female player in school history with 1,000 career points in basketball... Honor council.

Ellen Elizabeth Smethurst is the daughter of Doug and Lynda Smethurst. Enjoys old movies... Played piano for 10 years... Her father played baseball at William and Mary... Red Sox fan... American studies major.