12 Abby Finder
12 Abby Finder
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Ellisville, Mo.
High School: Lafayette HS
Position: S

2012 - Playing in all 30 matches and all 100 sets for the Lions at setter as a freshman, Finder led Southern in assists with 580 averaging 5.8 assists per set while recording a .351 average. Recorded a season-high 46 assists at home against Henderson State. Finished third on the team in service aces with 17 and digs with 153. Also recorded 48 kills on the year to go along with 12 blocks (3 solo, 9 assists).

Prior to Southern - A two-year starter for the Lancers, Finder was an All-Conference, All-Metro and All-State winner in 2010 and was a first-team All-State honoree last year. She was also an Academic All-State pick. Finder helped her team to a conference and district title in 2010. She turned around and improved on that as a senior, as she helped lead Lafayette to a district, sectional and state championship.

Personal - The daughter of Thomas and Maureen Finder, Abby plans to major in nursing at Southern. Her father played football at Missouri Southern, while she has an uncle that played baseball at Southern Illinois - Carbondale and her grandfather was a football player at Missouri.