#19 Jennifer Hamson, position: Rightside Hitter, height: 6-6, year: freshman, hometown:  lindon, ut, last school: pleasant grove  HS
FRESHMAN - (2010):
BEFORE BYU:
  • Played for the Utah Elite club under head coach and former BYU mens volleyball player, Mike Burke.
  • Attended Pleasant Grove High School and played for head coach Jamie Schapper
  • Earned MVP in 2006 and 2009 and Most Improved in 2007 and 2008
  • Tallied Academic All-Region 2007-09 team
  • Placed second at the State Tournament in 2008 and won the State Championship in 2009 (her senior year)
  • Earned Academic All-State in 2009 and was named to the HIgh Honor Roll
  • Lettered all four years in basketball
PERSONAL:
  • Parents are David Hamson and Tresa Spaulding Hamson
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Mother Tresa Spaulding Hamson played basketball for BYU, uncle Ben Hamson played volleyball for BYU, aunt Lisa Hamson Hele played volleyball for Boise State, and aunt Britt Hamson Kelly played volleyball for BYU
  • Favorite foods are pasta and Mexican
  • Loves art, power tumbling, hiking and rappelling
  • Major undecided
  • Favorite sports hero is her mother because she is absolutely amazing and supportive
  • Non-athlete hero: her parents
  • Chose BYU because she always wanted to go here
  • Was recruited by the University of Utah, Colorado State, Utah State, Long Beach State, University of Louisville and UNLV
  • Biggest sports thrill to date was winning the State Championships as a senior in high school
  • Will play basketball and volleyball for the Cougars
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