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Shelby Tamura
Shelby Tamura

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Coppell, TX

Last College:
New Mexico State

Height:
5-4

Position:
L/DS

11/22/2013

Despite Fighting Off Six Match Points, NT Falls In Five To Marshall

#MGVB Get Knocked Out Of Its First C-USA Tourney By Herd

11/10/2013

NT Remains Hot, Tallies Fourth-Straight Win With Sweep Of UTEP

#MGVB Mashes The Miners In Final Home Match Of The Season

11/01/2013

NT Records Ninth Sweep Of The Season Against La Tech On Senior Night

#MGVB Makes Quick Work Of La Tech, Looks Ahead To Tulane On Sunday

10/27/2013

Balanced Performance Powers NT Volleyball Past Rice

#MGVB Utilized Four Individual Double-Digit Kill Outings To Beat Rice

10/17/2013

NT Volleyball Takes 4-2 C-USA Record To Birmingham

#MGVB Makes First Trip to UAB, Heads to San Antonio on Sunday

11/20/2013

Volleyball Seniors Lead Team Into Tournament

VB: C-USA Tournament Begins Thursday - Volleyball Seniors Lead Team Into Tournament

10/11/2013

VB: North Texas vs UNC-Charlotte

VB: North Texas vs UNC-Charlotte

09/02/2013

VB: Tamura's Experience Helping Mean Green Progress

VB: Tamura's Experience Helping Mean Green Progress

North Texas 2013

  • Named team captain

North Texas 2012

  • Received all-tournament honors for her work during the IUPUI Tournament as well as the North Texas Invitational
  • Had 642 digs for the Mean Green, good for first in the Sun Belt, fifth all-time in the Sun Belt record books and second all-time in the NT records
  • Tied for a team-high with 136 sets played
  • Was a back-line machine with 91 assists and a .963 reception rate over 810 total attempts
  • Her 33 digs at UTA is tied for sixth all-time in a single match
  • Was third on the team with 22 service aces
  • Averaged 18 digs per match during the Sun Belt Tournament
  • Chipped in six kills on 18 attempts including a career-high of two at UALR


New Mexico State 2010 & 2011

  • Played in a combined 72 sets for NM State in 2010 and 2011
  • Tallied 57 career digs for the Aggies, averaging .79 per set
  • In her first appearance in an Aggie uniform, Tamura marked 17 digs to go along with a service ace as the Aggies defeated FIU in four sets
  • She tallied a season-high eight digs at UTEP


Coppell High School

  • Named Texas Sportswriters Association 5A Third Team All-State in 2009
  • LoneStarVolleyball.com All-Texas Team
  • Dallas Morning News All-Area libero second team
  • Led the Cowgirls to district championships in 2007 and 2008, and the area finals in 2008 and 2009
  • Finished her career with 1,826 digs and 60 aces
  • Named to the PrepVolleyball.com Sophomore Elite team
  • PrepVolleyball.com 2008 Defensive Dandy Team
  • All-state high school award (honorable mention) from LoneStarVolleyball.com
  • District 6-5A Defensive Player of the Year


Personal
Was born in Irving, Texas on Feb. 15, 1992 ... is a communication design major ... is the daughter of Bob and Kathy Tamura.


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