Tami Senkovich Hamilton Athlete Profile

#9 Tami Senkovich Hamilton

Position: Setter Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 1981-1985 Hometown: Fountain Valley, CA Last School: Fountain Valley High School


  • Majored in elementary education
  • Competed in the USVBA Junior Nationals
  • Starting setter in 1983
  • Co-captain of 1984 team
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1983): "Excellent setting skills make her a potential all-conference setter. An outstanding blocker, a complete player with excellent defensive skills. After a summer of setting a complicated offense, will be among the best setters in the country."
  • 1984 NCAA Division I leader in assists (12.88)
  • Honorable Mention team of 1984 BYU Volleyball Preview
  • HCAC Volleyball Player of the Week Nov. 12, 1984
  • HCAC First Team 1984
  • All-tournament team of 1984 Louisiana State Thanksgiving Festival
  • Outstanding Senior Female Athlete (selected by Cougar Club) 1985
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1985): "Her leadership and experience is critical for the young Cougars. Intelligent offensive coordinator. Organizer of one of the most complicated offenses in the country. Outstanding blocker."

Before BYU

  • Named second team All-CIF
  • Also named her high school's most valuable player her senior year