LSU Gold
Outside Hitter
Houston, Texas
High School
Clearlake HS
  • 2002 Honorable Mention AVCA All-South Region
  • 2002 Second-Team All-SEC
  • 2002 First-Team All-Louisiana
  • 2002 SEC Player of the Week (Nov. 5)
  • 2002 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2001 Second-Team All-SEC
  • 2001 First-Team All-Louisiana
  • 2001 SEC Player of the Week (Nov. 12)
  • 2001 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2000 Second-Team All-Louisiana
  • 2000 SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 1999 Louisiana Freshman of the Year

Senior Season (2002)
Earned AVCA All-South Region Honorable Mention honors … Named Second-Team All-SEC and First-Team All-Louisiana … Played in 105-of-106 games to tie for the team lead … Led the Tigers in both kills and digs for the second-straight year, becoming the first LSU player to accomplish that feat since 1987-88 when Monica Freitas did so … Became just the fourth player in LSU history to record over 1,000 career kills and 1,000 career digs … Also surpassed 100 career service aces … Had double-digit kills in 23-of-28 matches and double-digit digs 17 times … Recorded a team-best 17 double-doubles, including seven in conference play … Led the team in kills 15 times and digs 16 times … Best overall match came with 20 kills and 14 digs with a .364 attacking percentage against New Orleans … Recorded back-to-back 20-plus kill games against Mississippi State and Ole Miss … Against Ole Miss had 24 kills and 24 digs … Career-high 28 kills against Florida A&M … Was the SEC Player of the Week on Nov. 5 after leading LSU to a pair of wins over Auburn and Alabama …She recorded 24 kills and 17 digs for the week, including 25 against Alabama … Received her bachelor’s degree in kinesiology in the Spring of 2003.

Junior Season (2001)
Named Second-Team All-SEC and First-Team All-Louisiana … Played in 90-of-91 games to tie for the team lead … Led the Tigers in both kills and digs, becoming the first LSU player to accomplish that feat since 1997 when Emily Boken did so … Averaged 3.24 kills per game en route to 292 for the year … With 19 digs in final match of the season, she surpassed the 1,000-dig plateau, becoming just the sixth player in Tiger history to do so … Had double figures in kills 14 times and double figures in digs 16 times … Led the team with eight double doubles on the year, all but two of which came in SEC competition … Had the team high in kills nine times, including four of the final five matches … Was the team leader in digs 12 times … Best all-around match came when she posted 18 kills, 19 digs and three aces while hitting .350 against Virginia Tech … Led Tigers to first win over Tennessee in seven years with a season-high 21 kills and a .395 hitting percentage … Was the SEC Player of the Week in the final week of the regular season after leading LSU to road wins over Alabama and Auburn … Had a double double of 13 kills and 12 digs against the Crimson Tide while notching 15 kills and hitting .480 vs. the Tigers … Had a career-best six blocks as part of her 14-kill/20-dig performance against Ole Miss … With 27 aces, she led LSU in the category for the second straight season … Set a career high with five aces on the road against Ole Miss.

Sophomore Season (2000)
Saw action in 111 of a possible 112 games on the year and started all 32 matches … Ranked first in digs, third in kills and fourth in blocks for the Tigers on the year … Her 425 digs on the year were easily the most in the SEC and are the fourth most in LSU history, including the most since 1993 … Averaged 3.83 digs per game, which is second best in school annals … Averaged 3.05 kills per game en route to 339 kills … Was second on the team with 19 double-digit kill performances and led team with 21 double-digit dig performances … Went over 20 digs six times on the year … Notched a season-high 18 kills twice, both times against New Orleans … Had an 18 match stretch where she recorded double-digit digs 16 times, including a career-high 25 in the win over Mississippi State … Tied the career high later in the year against Tulane … Both performances came in three-game matches and are tied for second in school history … Led the squad with 1,084 attack attempts.

Freshman Season (1999)
Played in 112 games in 32 matches on the year, second highest on the team and most among freshmen … Made an immediate impact as she led the team in digs with 295 and was second in kills with 322 … Had 15 matches with double-digit kills and led the team in the category six times … Hit for at least 10 kills in six-straight matches at one point during the year … Recorded 20 kills three times, including a career-high 24 against Pac-10 powerhouse and eighth-ranked Stanford … Charted nine double doubles, all in kills-digs, good enough for second best on the team … Had then career-high 22 digs against Arkansas.

High School
Helped lead team to regional final in Class 5A her senior year … Earned District MVP honors and was named First-Team All-Houston … In her junior year, she was named first team all-district.

Full name is Jennifer Lynn Hampton … Has two older brothers, Jeff (27) and John (24) … Brother Jeff played football and baseball at LSU … Parents are Jerry and Miranda Hampton … Majoring in kinesiology … Born on Dec. 2, 1980, in Houston, Texas.

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