(Freshman): Pole appeared in 22 matches and earned a
spot in the staring lineup on two occasions, the final coming at the NCAA
Division II South Region Tournament match against third-seed Palm Beach
Atlantic...recorded 187 assists, averaging 3.07 a set...in conference only matches,
Pole ranked 13th in assists with 3.64 per set...posted a career-high
seven digs against Flagler (10/16)...registered a career-high 24 assists against
Palm Beach Atlantic (11/29).
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Vanguard High School...helped lead the Knights to consecutive district titles her sophomore and junior years...four-time All-District Academic Team and three-time First Team All-Area...named WCJB Scholar Athlete of the Week...set the single-season record for assists with 949 during her junior campaign, en route to setting the career record for assists at Vanguard with 3,050...also played basketball and was on the track and field teams during her prep career...played club for Ocala Power Volleyball.
Personal: Born MaryEllen Therese Pole, June 7, 1994 in Syracuse, N.Y...daughter of Theresa and Jeffrey Pole...one brother, John...two sisters, Holly and Jaclyn...father, Jeffrey, played baseball at LeMoyne College and sister, Holly, plays volleyball for UF...majoring in psychology with pre-med minor.