Holloway redshirted in 2007.
Holloway played two seasons at Penn State in State College, Pa. ... played in 29 matches over 70 games in her freshman season of 2005 ... averaged 1.26 kills, 0.90 digs and 0.39 blocks per game, while hitting .227 ... posted her first career double-double with 14 kills and a personal-best 11 digs against Purdue on Sept. 24 ... also had a 14-kill effort against Seton Hall on Sept. 16 ... posted a career-best five blocks against Michigan on Nov. 26 ... saw action in 13 matches and 15 games as a sophomore in 2006 ... had seven kills, one ace and 23 digs on the season.
BARRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
Holloway was a four-year letterwinner at Barrington High School in Barrington, Ill. ... teammate with UCLA junior setter Nellie Spicer ... was a team captain for the Fillies during her senior season ... named Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year in 2004 ... ranked the 16th-best senior in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com ... led her team to two state runner-up titles and compiled a 68-9 record ... earned Chicago Sun-Times Player of the Year, Daily Herald All-Area and All-Conference and MSL Co-Player of the Year honors as a senior ... was a member of the `02 and `03 state championship all-tournament teams ... named all-area, all-conference and all-state as a junior ... finished her high school career with 1,095 kills ... member of the Sports Performance club team since 2001 ... won the gold medal at AAU Nationals in 2003, with that squad also capturing the Junior Olympic National Open title in 2004 and `05 ... member of the National Honor Society and the All-Academic team.
Born Laura Elizabeth Holloway on Jan. 27, 1987 in Chicago, Ill ... parents are Tina and Randy Holloway ... has one brother, Scott ... majoring in sociology.
Laura Holloway's Career Statistics
2005 and 2006 Stats at Penn State
Laura Holloway's Match Highs
Italicized are Highs at Penn State
|KILLS||14, vs. Seton Hall (9/16/05)
14, vs. Purdue (9/24/05)
|TOTAL ATTACKS||49, vs. Purdue (9/24/05)||HITTING PCT (MIN. 10 KILLS)||.440 (14-3-25), vs. Seton Hall (9/16/05)||SERVICE ACES||16, 1, Six Times||DIGS||11, vs. Purdue (9/24/05)||BLOCK SOLOS||2, vs. Purdue (9/24/05)
2, at Michigan (11/26/05)
|BLOCK ASSISTS||4, vs. Long Island (12/3/05)||TOTAL BLOCKS||5, at Michigan (11/26/05)||POINTS||17.5, vs. Purdue (9/24/05)|