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Mercedes Montford
   Class   Senior
   Position   Middle Hitter
   Height   5-9
   Hometown   Gilbert, Ariz.
   High School   Highland

As a Junior (2009):

Saw action in five matches, started first four matches of season until she suffered an injury, missed the majority of the remaining season
Had 20 kills and a 1.33 kills per set mark
Posted 10 kills and three blocks against Rhode Island (8/29)
Member of America East Tournament Championship team and NCAA Participant

As a Sophomore (2008):

Started 21 of 29 matches, including 20 of the last 22 of the season, saw action in 81 sets
Ranked second on the team in blocks per set (0.86)
Had 1.05 kills per set clip (85 total)
Surpassed five blocks in five matches
Tallied a career-high 11 kills against Cornell (10/28)
Posted a season-high six blocks against UMBC (11/7)
Scored three service aces against New Hampshire (11/11)
Posted at least one kill in 16 straight matches

As a Freshman (2007):

Appeared in 16 games in first season as a Bearcat
Averaged 0.31 kills and 0.31 blocks per set

Before Binghamton:

A three-year starter and team captain her senior year at Highland High School
Two-time first team all-region honoree and honorable mention all-state as a senior


Parents are Terry and Richard Montford
Majoring in nursing