UALR Volleyball BIO
5 Emily Pepperman

Career Records (through 2012)

1. Digs 1,625

1. Digs (Rally Scoring) 1,625


2012: Started all 27 matches and 110 sets… Finished her career with a UALR record 1,625 digs… Recorded the second-most digs (391) for a season in her career, the seventh-most in a single season in team history… Her 391 digs were the most for a single season since her freshman season… Added 34 assists, 12 aces and one kill… Tied a single-match high 30 digs twice: vs. Austin Peay (Aug. 31) and against North Texas (Sept. 29)… Tallied 19 double-digit dig matches.

2011:  Became the UALR career leader in digs this season with a total of 1,236 … Played in 110 sets while leading the team in digs with 377 averaging 3.43 per set… Recorded season-high of 24 digs vs Georgia State…Tied career-high of two service aces four times with the last at Louisiana-Lafayette… Reached double digits in digs in 19 matches, while recording 20-or-more digs on three occasions... Ranked seventh in UALR single-season records.

2010: Played in 94 sets while leading the team in digs with 370, averaging 3.94 per set and recording six service aces... Totaled 21 double-digit dig matches, including a season-high 20 digs in five separate matches... Recorded 20 digs, which were the second-most in an individual match for the Trojans in 2010, against FIU and twice against Arkansas State... Heads into her junior season ranked eighth all-time at UALR in career digs... Named to the Sun Belt Conference's Commissioner's List for recording a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

2009:  Played in 117 sets while leading the team in digs with 489, averaging 4.18 per set and recording 19 service aces... Recorded career-highs of 30 digs at Arkansas State, a team-high, seven assists at Mississippi State, and two service aces four times with the last vs Middle Tennessee... Recorded double-digit dig matches in all but one, six 20-plus dig matches, and one 30-plus dig match... Finished season ranked fourth in the Sun Belt in digs, but overall and in conference action... The 30 digs at Arkansas State on October 27, 2009 tied for ninth all-time in UALR individual match records... Ranked third in UALR single-season records with 489 digs.

Mount Carmel Academy:  Totaled 562 digs and 17 aces her junior season and 684 digs and 11 aces her senior season while leading the Cubs to back-to-back district champions and state champions in 2006... Earned District MVP and all-metro honors her senior year and all-district honors her junior year... Helped lead her team to state runner-ups in 2007 and state finalist in 2008... Earned 5A Honorable Mention Louisiana High School Athletic Association Academic All-State honors.

Personal:  Born on January 21, 1991 in Metairie, La.... Parents are Michael and Christine Pepperman... Majoring in Biology.


Position: Defensive Specialist
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Metairie, La.
High School: Mount Carmel Academy
Experience: 3 Letters
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