Bears Battled Injuries, Came Close to NCAA Bid
Bears earn league-best six first team selections
Senior middle hitter earns her first career weekly conference award
Bears carried by team blocks, double-double from Malloy
Bears down Red Raiders with dominate blocking and attacking effort
BU vs. Kstate 11/15/2014
Five-time BIG 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
Played in 26 matches, earning 21 starts ... 206 kills were third-best on the team, while .255 hitting percentage ranked second on the squad ... Led the team in solo blocks (8) and was third in total blocks with 62 ... Earned first-team Academic All-Big 12 honors ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall semester.
Played in 28 matches and started 27 in her sophomore season ... Led the Bears in blocks with 89 and averaged 0.93 per set ... Ranked fourth on the team in kills with 179 ... Became the first player in Baylor history and just the 3rd in Big 12 history to have a perfect 1.000 attack percentage with a minimum of 10 kills in a match, when she was a perfect 10 for 10 in Baylor's 3-0 win over SMU, Sept. 3 ... Posted a career-high 15 kills vs. Northwestern State Sept. 13 while adding six blocks ... Combined for 23 kills in Baylor's home-and-home sweep over Big 12 foe Texas Tech Oct. 26 (12) and Nov. 13 (11) and hit .553 over that span ... Had a season-high eight blocks on two different occasions (8/31 vs. Cal Poly, 9/7 vs. Mississippi State) ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters ... Participated in Baylor Sports Ministries' annual summer trip to Zambia where BU student-athletes share the love of Christ through the international language of sports with Zambian youth.
Played in 19 matches and 51 sets as a freshman ... Hit .146 on the season and registered 60 kills ... Was a valuable blocker off the bench with 53 (five solo) on the season averaging 1.04 blocks per set ... Posted a season-high nine kills against Tulane Aug. 25 ... Recorded a season-high nine blocks to accompany five kills in Baylor's win over Hampton, Sept. 8 ... Best Big 12 match came against Texas in Austin, Oct. 24, when she finished with seven kills and three blocks ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters as a freshman.
Helped Sachse (Texas) High School to at least third round of state playoffs all four years ... Earned all-state honors as junior and senior ... Set school records for single-season blocks and kills, and single game kills ... Named District 10-5A's Outstanding Blocker as sophomore and senior and Outstanding Hitter as junior ... Earned all-district honors three times and all-area once ... Received weekly honors as Lonestar Prep Volleyball Player of the Week and Dallas Morning News Spotlight Player of the Week ... Earned academic all-state honors all four years and graduted with honors in top 10 percent of class.
Full name is Adrien Danielle Richburg ... Born March 2, 1994, in Garland, Texas ... Daughter of Nathan and Janet Richburg ... Father, Nathan, played football at Texas Tech ... Has two sisters, Haley, who played volleyball for Texas A&M-Commerce, and Erin ... Majoring in secondary education.