Bears fall in three, conclude remarkable season
Bears use late push to hold off Lady Jacks in front of packed house
Bears play three-set intrasquad match, showcasing 2016 team
Junior libero/defensive specialist shares her experiences at Baylor on and off the court
Ranger Skipper's Daughter is Bears' Closer
VBall vs TCU
BIG 12 COMMISSIONER’S HONOR ROLL (FALL)
Logged 22 sets in a total of 14 matches in first season with the Bears ... Primarily leaned on to close out matches at the service line, logging three service aces ... Career-high three digs vs. Iowa State (10/25/15) ... Career-high two service aces vs. Texas (10/7/15) ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll in the fall semester.
Played two seasons at Hill Junior College in Hillsboro, Texas ... Played one season (2013) for current BU assistant coach Sam Erger ... Led the Rebels to regional championships both seasons and finished 11th place nationally in 2013 and 14th in 2014 ... From her libero position, ranked fourth in the nation in digs and ninth nationally in digs per set ... Earned second-team all-region honors.
Four-year letterwinner at Clear Springs High School in League City, Texas ... Earned second-team all-district honors as a senior and was an honorable mention selection as a junior.
Full name is Alexandra Nicole Banister ... Born April 30, 1995, in Houston ... Daughter of Jeff and Karen Banister ... Has a younger brother, Jacob ... Father is manager of the Texas Rangers (MLB) ... Majoring in communications ... Aspires to be an ESPN sports reporter.