13 - Brittany Vavao-Huggins
Brittany Vavao-Huggins
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fayetteville, Ark.
High School: Fayetteville HS
Position: Opposite

In 2009: Played all 34 matches, starting 32, for Southern...finished with a team-high 108 blocks (16 solo and 92 assists)...Brittnay also recorded a season highs of 16 kills and 18 points against Missouri S&T, on Aug. 28...for the season Brittany recorded 253 kills, 15 aces while serving .968, 95 digs, and 330 points.

In 2008: Played in 105 of 119 games, and was fourth on the team in kills , but third in attack average ... Hit an eye-popping and school record .833 (10 kills, zero errors, 12 attempts) against Nebraska-Omaha ... Had a career-high 17.5 points and 16 kills against St. Mary's ... Also set a career high in digs with six against Augustana ... also led the team in blocking (.78).

In 2007:
Appeared in 75 games and started 10 matches as a true freshman .... Splitting time with freshmen Amelia Judge on the front line ... recorded 128 kills and averaged 1.71 per game ... totaled 55 blocks and 21 digs on defense

In high school: Was named to Arkansas Top 25 team as junior and senior   earned All-State honors as a senior for coach Jessica Phelan, adding All-Conference accolades as a junior and senior   led Fayetteville High School in blocks and kills both junior and senior years   in 2005 was named to the Junior Amateur Olympic Team   Vavao-Huggins was also All-State in Track and Field helping her team finish First Place as a freshmen  also was a stand out athlete in basketball where she was also named to the All-Conference team as a senior   help basketball team advance to the Arkansas State Tournament as a junior and senior   she plans to play basketball at Southern as a walk-on athlete   she also participated in softball.

Personal: Major is physical therapy ... born Oct. 20, 1988, in Fremont, Calif. ... She is the daughter of Tonya Huggins and James Vavao.  


Season     GP      MP       K       K/G      E       TA       Pct     A      A/G     SA      SA/G   SE
2007         75       28      128     1.71    71      339     .168    5       0.07      1       0.01       2
2008       105       29      175     1.67    71      440     .236    5       0.05      8       0.08     12

2009       131       34      253     1.93   104     608     .245    8       0.06     15      0.11     14

TOTAL   311      91     556     1.79  246  1387    .224  18      0.06    24      0.08    28

Season DIG D/G RE BS BA TB B/G BE BHE Points Pts/G 2007 21 0.28 1 6 49 55 0.73 3 2 159.5 2.12 2008 47 0.45 3 10 72 82 0.78 7 1 229.0 2.18

2009       95       0.73      4       16       92    108      0.82     10           1       330.0   2.52       

TOTAL   163     0.52     8       32      213  245     0.79    20           4      718.5   2.31