Charlotte Volleyball BIO
3 Britney Leigh Held

2014: Conference USA Setter of the Week, 9/2 and 11/17 ... MVP of Wildcat Classic, 9/13 ... All-Tournament Team of Charlotte Invitational 8/30 and Temple Invitational, 9/6 ... guided the Niners to their first conference tournament berth since 2010 and first 17-win season since 2006 ... posted her second-straight 1,000-assist season setting a new personal-best with 1,245 to lead Conference USA throughout the regular season ... her 1,245 assists in 2014 is the ninth-most in a single-season and moved her up the all-time career list to seventh ending the year with 2,613 assists ... recorded the rare triple-double with 10 kills (a new career-high), 41 assists and 13 digs in a 3-2 loss to Winthrop on 9/2 ... nearly recorded three more triple-doubles throughout the year finishing a combination of two digs/kills or less away from accomplishing the same feat ... registered 14 double-doubles on the year to finish second on the team ... set new career-highs for matches played (33), starts (31), sets played (127), kills (145), assists (1,245), aces (25), digs (272) and total blocks (68) ... finished second on the team in blocks, tied for third in aces and fourth in digs ... completed her defensive efforts with 20 multiple-block outings with 11 of those being three or more ... recorded double-digit assists in every match for the second-straight season and will enter 2015 with 63 consecutive matches reaching double-figure assists ...  hit 50 assists twice in a 3-2 loss at Western Carolina on 9/9 and a 3-1 win over UNC Wilmington on 9/13 ... registered 40+ assists in 20 of her 33 matches played ... led the team with a .329 hitting percentage putting down 145 kills ... hit .300 or better in 18 matches with at-least three kills, 6 matches hitting at-least .400 and 5 hitting .500 or better from the setter position ... notched her 2,500th career assist in Charlotte's 3-1 victory over Middle Tennessee on 11/13 to keep their playoff hopes alive ... her 250th career kill came in the Niners Conference USA tournament quarterfinal match against UTSA on 11/21.

2013: NCCSIA All-State First-Team, All-Tournament Team at 49er Invitational, 9/21 ... became 22nd setter in program history to get over 1,000 assists in a single season and finished 16th in school history with 1,115 assists ... she has the ninth-most assists for a career already after two seasons and is sixth in school history currently with 10.06 assists per set ... posted seven double-doubles (team was 2-5 in those matches) and was one kill away from her first career triple-double when she tied her career high of nine kills after putting up 54 assists and a career-high 21 digs in a five-set win at Chattanooga on 9/6 ... started all 29 matches and 106 sets this season. Blew away her freshman-season block total with 56 for the year, including a career-high seven at home to Tennessee State on 9/21 ... she recorded two solo blocks for the first time in her career on 10/4 at home over Louisiana Tech ... Chancellor's List (spring).

2012: Played in 11 matches, having to rest an injury after the opening weekend, coming back full-time for the team's final seven matches of the season ... started in six of the last seven ... had first of two double-doubles in a row with a career-high 44 assists and 10 digs in Charlotte's lone conference road win, at La Salle on 10/26 ... also contributed lone career service ace in that match ... followed that with 23 assists and 10 more digs at Temple on 10/27 ... posted career-high four assisted blocks in home loss to George Washington on 10/20 ... Dean's List (spring), Athletic Director's List (fall).

Prep: Played for Brookfield Central High, leading the Lancers in kills and digs, surpassing the 1,000-kills mark for her career as she played an outside hitter position ... earned four All-Conference nods and a pair of Team MVP awards ... team was ranked in the Top 10 in the state of Wisconsin for the first time in school history ... BCHS won its last three regional championships, posting an 83-56 record during her time there ... also played for the Milwaukee Sting Volleyball Club.

Personal: Daughter of Kim and Jan Michael Held ... Kim played volleyball and Jan Michael played basketball, both at Wisconsin-Milwaukee ... has one sibling, Taylor Jo ... major is English ... birthday is December 2.

Kills: 10 vs. Winthrop (9/2/14)
Errors: 3 (2x) last vs. Winthrop (9/2/14)
Attempts: 20 vs. Winthrop (9/2/14)
Hitting %: .800 (4-0-5) vs. S.C. State (9/20/13)
Assists: 58 at East Carolina (11/10/13)
Aces: 4 at North Florida (9/20/14)
Digs: 21 at Chattanooga (9/6/13)
Solo Blocks: 2 (4x) last vs. MT (11/13/14)
Block Assist: 6 vs. Tennessee State (9/21/13)
Total Blocks: 7 vs. Tennessee State (9/21/13)
*Triple-Double: 10 kills, 41 assists, 13 digs vs. Winthrop (9/2/14)
*Near Misses: 9k, 42a, 9d at Davidson (9/13/14)
                           9k, 44a, 8d vs. UTSA (10/26/14)
                           9k, 48a, 8d vs. Southern Miss (11/16/14)


Position: Setter
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis.
High School: Brookfield Central HS
Experience: High School
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