Played in 107 sets with eight starts, including seven as an outside hitter and one as the libero... became the 16th member of the UT Arlington career 1,000-Dig Club (1,008), needing 362 digs to join the all-time top-10 career list... tied for second on the team with 14 service aces and third in assists (22) and fourth in digs (185)... fourth on the team in digs (129) and digs per set (2.26) in Southland Conference action... notched one double-figure kills total and had double figures in digs twice... led team in digs twice and led the team in aces on six occasions... season-high 12 kills, 42 attacks and three blocks against McNeese State (10/31)... season-high three service aces against Utah State (9/5)... season-high 24 digs at Lamar (11/8)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2008 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Fall 2008 and Spring 2009 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Preseason second team All-Southland Conference selection... named Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week (9/5)... played in 105 sets on the season while making 24 starts... ranked third on the team with 247 kills, 2.35 kills per set and led all UTA players with 932 attempts... third with 356 total digs and averaged 3.39 digs per set... finished fourth with 279 points and fifth with 17 service aces... led UTA to a tournament title at the Marquette Kick-Off Classic with 42 kills, 46 digs and two double-doubles in 11 sets played... posted 39 kills and 36 digs with two double-double performances in three matches and 13 sets played in the Iowa Hawkeye/Holiday Inn Classic... third on the team in Southland Conference play with 12 service aces and 203 total digs... ranked second among Mavericks with 12 double-doubles... tallied 13 matches with double digits in kills and had 19 matches with double-figure digs... notched four straight double-doubles in matches against Ball State, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, UTSA and Texas State... posted back-to-back matches with at least 20 kills against Marquette (20) and TCU (23)... notched eight straight matches with double figures in digs midway through the season... tied for second in the Southland for the most kills in a three-set match with 20 against Marquette (9/1)... also against Marquette, recorded her highest hitting percentage of the season (.375) with 20 kills, 5 errors and 40 attacks... recorded first double-double of the season with 15 kills and 15 digs in the second match of the year against Louisiana Tech (08/28)... recorded double-double with a season-high 23 kills and 17 digs in a four-set match against TCU (09/05)... marked season-high four service aces, and collected double-double with 11 kills and 21 digs in four sets against Texas State (09/29)... posted season-high 27 digs and completed double-double with 11 kills in a five-set match against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/12)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2007 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll.
SLC All-Tournament selection... participated in 118 sets, while earning 33 starts... led the team with 431 kills and a 3.65 kills a set average... fourth on the team with 467 digs (3.96 digs a set)... set a UTA freshman record with 1,343 total attacks... ranks second on the freshman list in kills and digs... led the Mavs with 22 double-doubles... reached double digits in kills and digs in 26 matches... recorded double-digit dig totals in the final 14 matches of the season... led all freshman in the SLC in kills, digs and points... began her career by recording 10 kills without an error in the season-opening victory over Seton Hall... followed it up with 11 kills, one error, and 13 digs against Marist for her first career double-double... recorded 12 kills and 16 digs against Delaware to earn all-tournament honors at the Asics/Delaware Invitational... opened her home career with a 21-kill, 18-dig performance in a thrilling victory over TCU... logged 17 kills and 11 digs against SMU for her fourth straight double-double... recorded 51 total digs in back-to-back matches against Tulsa and Duquesne... opened her SLC career with 23 kills and 19 digs against Texas State... posted a career-best 32 digs in a victory over McNeese State... effort began a stretch of eight straight double-doubles... ended the regular season by posting a career-best 24 kills against UTSA... continued the momentum into the SLC tournament as she opened up with 20 kills and 23 digs against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... tallied a double-double in all three tournament matches... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2006 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll.
A four-year letterwinner for the Lady Wolves of Plano West... helped lead her team to the regional finals before losing to eventual state champion Arlington Martin... earned all-district honors as a senior... honorable mention all-district selection as a freshman and sophomore... named the PWHS best server as a junior... four-year member of the honor roll... member of the National Honor Society as a sophomore... earned All-America honors on the fall tournament team... participated in the 2005 Junior Olympics in Salt Lake City... helped guide the North Dallas Juniors to a third-place finish at nationals.
Daughter of Nancy Wood and Paul Sobczak... born May 11, 1988... a business major at UT Arlington.
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