LSU Gold
Graduate Student
Cary, N.C.
Previous School
High School
Cardinal Gibbons HS


Competed in every match for the Tigers, primarily on Court 2, and compiled 18-23 overall record… Earned victories in four matches against duos from ranked teams… Won nine out of 10 matches from March 25 through April 14, including three wins over duos from ranked teams… Won her match on Court 2 with partner Hunter Domanski on March 10 against top ranked USC when LSU became just the sixth program to win at least one match against the Trojans ever.

Had a decorated indoor career at Wisconsin … She ranks first in career hitting percentage (.375), seventh in career blocks per set (1.20), third in career block assists (537), and is tied for fifth in total career blocks (597) for the Badgers … Was named to the All-Big Ten team her sophomore, junior and senior seasons … After her sophomore and junior year she was named to the AVCA All-America Teams … Was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman team … Coached by Kelly Sheffield.

AVCA Under Armour All America first team … Played indoor at Cardinal Gibbons High School … Helped lead her team to North Carolina 3A state champions every year of her high school career … As a senior, she was named as the State Championship MVP … Three-time all-conference selection … Member of the National Honor Society … Honor Roll student … Coached by Logan Barber.

Full name is Haleigh Jane Nelson … Born April 6, 1995 … Has one younger sibling, Hannah … Working towards her MBA in Sports Business.

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