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2009 (Junior): Played in all 123 sets as Loyola's primary libero... One of three team captains last season... Became Loyola's all-time dig leader after posting 471... Surpassed Megan Maguire's career mark of 1,381 career digs on Oct. 4, in Riverdale, N.Y., with 18 digs at Manhattan... Averaged 3.83 digs per set, good enough for ninth-best in the MAAC... Converted 91.2 percent of service receptions, making just 80 errors in 908 total receptions... Named to the MAAC All-Academic Team... Recorded double-digit digs in 26 matches... Closed out the season with 13-straight double-digit dig games, capping off the season with a career-high 23 against Saint Peter's (11/15)... Had four games with 20 or more digs, passing 21 balls at Rider (9/26), against Niagara (10/11) and Fairfield (11/7)... Was perfect on serve-receive in three games and made no errors in 42 receptions in Loyola's upset win over Siena (10/25)... Made just a single reception error on eight occasions.
2008 (Sophomore): Served as the team's libero and led the Greyhounds in digs for the second year in a row... Played in all 33 matches and 122 sets, recording 483 digs, an average of 3.96 per set... Finished with double-digit digs in 26 matches and crossed the 20-dig mark on nine occasions... Had 21 digs in a five-set win at NJIT (9/13)... Picked up 22 digs as the Greyhounds beat visiting Canisius in five (9/28)... Recorded 31 digs and also had four assists in a close five-set match against Iona (10/25)... Had 20 or more digs in five of the team's last eight matches... Closed the season with 26 digs at Rider (11/16), helping the team win in five.
2007 (Freshman): Played in all 34 matches, and 120 games, and led the team in digs with 626 during her first season on the Evergreen campus... Averaged 5.22 digs per game, third in the MAAC and amongst the top-60 in all of NCAA Division I volleyball... Set the school single-seaosn digs record, breaking the mark of 550 set by Marilyn Percoco in 1992... Recorded a season-high 35 digs against Saint Peter's (10/14), tying for the second-most in a match in school history... Had only five games that she did not top the 10-dig mark... Earned MAAC Rookie of the Week honors on September 17 after turning in performances of 33 and 19 digs at Niagara (9/15) and Canisius (9/16), respectively... The Niagara match was the first of four times during the season that she would reach, or top, the 30-dig plateau... Pulled up 30 digs in consecutive three-game matches against Navy (10/2) and Manhattan (10/6)... Also had an even 30 against Canisius (10/27)... Recorded 27 digs in back-to-back matches, at La Salle (9/1) and against Towson (9/4)... Had 20 digs and a career-high six assists against Lafayette (9/1).
High School: Earned seven varsity letters at Archbishop Spalding High School in Severn, Md., for Volleyball Coach Scott Rombach... Captained the team as a senior... Helped her squad to the IAAM A-Conference Championship title in 2006... Named The Baltimore Sun All-Metro Player of the Year, Anne Arundel County Player of the Year, All-Baltimore Examiner team, Washington Post honorable mention, ASHS MVP, first-team all county and IAAM conference all-star as a senior... Also holds the Anne Arundel County highest all-time career assist record with 1,226... Named second-team all-county and to the conference all-star team as a junior... Also earned second-team all-county as a sophomore... Set numerous high school records including setting percentage, most sets attempted, most sets made, most assists, highest passing percentage... A member of the National Honor Society... Played club volleyball for the Columbia Comets and Coach Marc Moore.
Personal: Brittany Patricia Born... Born in Columbia, Md.... Daughter of Lori and Michael Born... Has one brother, Brendan... Majoring in elementary education.