2015 Recruits

Gabby Benda - 5-11 S Raleigh, NC (Marquette/Wakefield/Triangle) - Transfer from Marquette ... Led Marquette with 864 assists as a freshman in 2014 ... Big East Freshman of the Week 29 Sep 2014 ... Career-high 60 assists and 15 digs 18 Oct vs. Seton Hall ... Won North Carolina Class AAAA state championship in 2013 as senior at Wakefield HS ... 2013-14 Under Armor Honorable Mention All-American ... Also hit right side in high school ... Participated in 2013 Girls' Youth A2 Invitational Team Training Program in Colorado Springs, CO ... Two-time MVP on Wakefield's swim team.

Lauren Frerking - 6-0 MB Norcross, GA (Wesleyan/A5) - Played for club team that finished tied for 3rd in 18 Open at the 2014 USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships and 6th place in 18 Open at the AAU Girls National Championships ... "Just missed" PrepVolleyball.com's 2015 Senior Aces list ... Won 2013 Georgia AA State Championship ... 2013 Georgia AA All-State team ... 2013 Gwinnett Post Player of the Year ... Sister Katie plays basketball at Auburn ... Brother Andrew plays football at Baylor ... Father Bill played basketball at UMKC and is a member of their Hall of Fame ... Has also played softball, basketball and soccer.

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Tech downed by NC State in 5

For the first time since 1999, Georgia Tech lost to NC State at home in a 25-20, 25-20, 23-25, 22-25, 18-20 thriller Friday night in Atlanta. Junior rightside Monique Mead had 27 kills, 9 digs and 6 blocks, but also had a career-high 16 hitting errors (as well as a career-high 72 swings). Junior libero Nicky Meyer also set a career-high while leading the back row with 25 digs, while junior defensive specialist Susan Carlson tied her career-high with 13 digs. Tech had three players other than Mead with double-figure kills: sophomore outside Jennifer Percy had 13, senior middle Asia Stawicka had 12 and sophomore middle Quinn Evans, in her first start in the O'Keefe Gym, had a career-high 12 kills (hitting .440). See story and box score.

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