Senior middle blocker Sydney Wilson is excited to conclude her college career in a big way.
Georgia Tech volleyball closes out road swing Sunday at Louisville
Georgia Tech volleyball continues road trip at Duke on Sunday
87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
@GTVolleyball Outlasts NC State, 3-1
No. 5 Florida State Tops #GTVB, 3-0
@GTVolleyball Tops Kennesaw State, 3-0
@GTVolleyball Drops Tight Contest To Georgia
2016: Started in all 32 matches … Recorded 171 kills and hit .251 on the season … Put down a team-best 17 solo blocks with 105 total blocks to average 1.01 blocks/set … Hit above. 300 in 12 matches, including above .500 in seven matches … Needs two more solo blocks to crack Georgia Tech’s top 10 career list (currently has 53) … Tallied four solo blocks vs. North Florida, to become one of nine Yellow Jackets to accomplish the feat … Hit .556 (10k-0e-18a) at Pitt … Tallied a career-best 10 block assists against Pitt.
2015: Led the team with 126 total blocks, 21 of them solo stuffs, and averaged 1.06 blocks per set …126 blocks are the most by a Yellow Jacket since Annie Czarnecki had 123 in 2012 … With 21 solo blocks this season, needs just four more next season to make the GT single-season record list … Recorded a season-high 281 kills and hit .249 on the season … Tallied 12 matches with 10+ kills … Hit above .400 (min. 5 kills) in seven matches this season … Named to the UGA Challenge All-Tournament Team.2014: Led Georgia Tech with 104 total blocks and 15 solo blocks ... Recorded 168 kills ... Hit above .300 for four-straight matches (.364, .364, .364, .312) from Nov. 9 - Nov. 22 ... Had at least two block assists in the last nine-straight matches ... Recorded a pair of solo blocks in four matches ... Tallied 10 kills twice.
High School: Wilson is a three-year letterwinner at Sandy Creek High School under head coach Paul Collins ... Led the Patriots to win the 2011 and 2012 AAA state championships, and helped Sandy Creek to the 2013 state semi-finals ... A two-time Georgia Volleyball Coaches Association (GVCA) all-area and all-state selection (2012 and 2013) ... With her club team, Tsunami, captured the 2013 USA Volleyball Junior National Championship ... Earned a spot on the 2012 USAV Junior A2 team and the 2013 USAV Junior National A1 team ... Wilson and current Yellow Jackets Annika and Teegan Van Gunst played for Tsunami VBC last year.
Personal: Sydney Paige Wilson is the daughter of John and Sharon Wilson ... Born Dec. 1, 1995 ... Sister to Kendall and Aubrey ... Major is business administration.