The Lawson State Volleyball team is excited about the upcoming season. Many new faces will represent the Cougar Volleyball Family, including first year assistant coach Maegan LoPorto. Coach LoPorto is from Franklin, TN. She graduated and was a four-year started at Brevard College in Brevard, NC. Coach LoPorto will assist head coach Aubrey Wiley as they look to lead this year's team to a successful and very exciting season.
Returning for the Lady Cougars are sophomores; Rachel Draine (Mobile, AL), Destini Kindred (Birmingham, AL), Tealla Shepard (Pell City, AL), Jada White (Louisville, AL), and transfer from Miles College, Alexus Moore (Montgomery, AL).
The freshmen this season are Christen Carter (Ramer, AL), April Cumbie (Birmingham, AL), Toni Gay (Mobile, AL), and redshirt freshmen Kayla Smith (Ohatchee, AL).
This year's team has been putting in maximum effort during the off-season and pre-season both on and off the court. This group of young ladies will represent Lawson State well this season. The Lady Cougars will open up the season Saturday, August 23, 2014 at the Wallace-Selma Patriot Classic.