All-around freshman for the Bears contributing 184 kills, 293 digs and 36 blocks on the season ... Named to the McNeese State Big Daddy's Invitational All-Tournament team helping the Bears to a 3-1 mark tallying 31 kills, 29 digs and eight blocks ... Had six matches with double-digit kills including a season-high 18 against Hampton in a five-set victory where she also added a season-high six blocks ... 14 matches with at least 10 digs with eight of those matches coming in Big 12 competition ... Had a season-high 18 digs against TCU at home, Oct. 17 ... Recorded double-doubles five times on the season.
Helped lead Tascosa High School in Amarillo, Texas, to three consecutive regional semifinal appearances and district title as junior ... Ranked No. 57 nationally by PrepVolleyball.com and to top 50 lists by both Nfinity and MaxPreps ... Named all-state three times ... Named District 2-5A Offensive Player of the Year twice and league MVP as junior ... Earned district Newcomer of the Year honors as freshman and named league Athlete of the Week on two occasions ... Racked up more than 400 kills, 272 digs and 50 blocks as senior ... Named to THS Honor Roll and earned two academic letters ... THS Student Council representative and President of Young Life.
Full name is Thea Munch-Soegaard ... Born Oct. 22, 1993, in Amarillo, Texas ... Daughter of Jan and Melisa Munch-Soegaard ... Father, Jan, played tennis at Murray State and on Norway's Davis Cup team ... Has one sister, Nina Lemarr, who played tennis at TCU and on Norway's Davis Cup team ... Majoring in journalism.