Position
Middle Blocker
Height
6'2
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Longview, Texas
High School
Pine Tree HS

(updated 7/29/03)

FRESHMAN SEASON (2002)
Saw the most action of all true freshmen as she played in 77 games in 25 matches … Second-team All-Louisiana selection … Named to the Florida State Invitational All-Tournament team … Led the team with 1.16 blocks per game … Recorded a team-best seven block assists three times (against New Orleans and Georgia twice) … Against Georgia, she notched a season-best eight blocks … Recorded her season-best 17 kills against UL-Lafayette … Nine times recorded 10 or more kills … Hit .285 on the year with a season-best .643 against Ole Miss … Against New Orleans recorded a season-best two service aces.

HIGH SCHOOL
Led Pine Tree High School to a 40-1 record and a state runner-up finish as a senior … Was named second-team all-state, All-East Texas and District MVP for her efforts … As a junior, led team to state semifinals while garnering District MVP of defense honors … Earned all-district honors each of her four seasons … Earned National Honor Society and Globe Scholar Academic All-State honors in the classroom.

PERSONAL
Full name is Cara Rebecca Causey … Parents are Walter and Patricia Causey … Has an older sister, Genni (29) … Her mother attended LSU … Born on Jan. 7, 1984, in Alexandria, La.

CAREER HIGHS
Kills
17 vs. UL-Lafayette (9/21/02)
Total Attempts
26 at New Orleans (10/1/02)
Hitting Pct.
.643 vs. Ole Miss (10/25/02)
Assists
2 vs. Louisiana Tech (9/6/02)
Digs
5 vs. UL-Lafayette (9/21/02)
Service Aces
5 vs. UL-Lafayette (9/21/02)
Block Solos
3 at Florida (10/18/02)
Block Assists
7, three times, last vs. Georgia (11/22/02)
Total Blocks
8 at Georgia (10/20/02)

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