Crusaders Volleyball BIO
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Emmerson Smith
Player Profile:
Emmerson Smith 3048543
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 5'10"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Oregon City, Ore.
High School: La Salle Catholic Prep

Before Holy Cross:

  • A three-year member of the varsity volleyball team at La Salle Catholic Prep, serving as team captain her senior year
  • Earned the team’s MVP award in 2014 and 2015
  • Named first team All-Conference in 2015, second team All-Conference (2015) and second team All-State (2015)
  • Selected as the OSAA State Championship Player of the Game
  • Helped her team in finishing second in the state in 2014 and 2015
  • Notched 203 kills for a .355 hitting percentage, while amassing 149 digs and 22 service aces in 2016
  • Also played for the Portland Volleyball Club under head coach Carl Neuberger, serving as team captain from 2009-2016
  • Earned the Directors Award in 2009, helping her team to two league championships (2010 and 2011), as well as two Junior Nationals qualifiers (2010 and 2011)

Personal:

  • Daughter of Dennis (Deceased) and Christine Smith, and Patrick Bray
  • Her father played football for Oregon State, class of 1987, while her mother played volleyball for Linfield College, class of class of 1993
  • Has two brothers (Keeston and Tyler) and two sisters (Emily and Natalie)
  • Her brother Keeston plays basketball for Army West Point, class of 2020
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