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Tara Hooser
Tara  Hooser
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montgomery, TX

High School:
Montgomery HS

Height:
6-0

Position:
OH

Experience:
3L


10/05/2017

North Texas Concludes Homestand Friday Against UAB

Mean Green Have Won Last Three Meetings

09/29/2017

Eakin Leads Volleyball Over UT San Antonio

Sophomore Middle Blocker Ties Career High With 17 Kills

North Texas 2005: Was second on the team in two categories, kills (313) and attacks (952) ... Was sixth in conference games only with 3.89 kills per game ... Recorded career highs in kills (22) and attacks (69) versus Louisiana-Lafayette ... Her 69 attacks tied her for ninth all-time at North Texas in attacks for a match ... Also recorded a career high in digs (10) versus Denver ... Posted 15 games with double digit kills ... Recorded two 20-plus kill matches ... Recorded at least five kills in 23 matches and 15 kills or more in six games ... Posted a double-double versus Denver with 10 digs and 14 kills ... Recorded at least two blocks in 12 games with a high of six versus Denver.

2004: Played in all 30 matches, starting 13 ... Was fourth on the team in kills with 227 ... Third on the team in total blocks with 52 ... Recorded then career highs in kills (19) and attacks (38) versus Denver ... Also had career highs in attack pct. (.533) against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Posted a career-high seven total blocks against Valparaiso ... Posted eight games with kills in double digits ... Recorded at least five kills in 22 matches and had at least two total blocks in 13 matches ... Also had five total blocks versus Middle Tennessee and New Orleans.

2003: Played in 25 matches, including two as a starter, and 85 games as a true freshman ... Recorded 37 total blocks, good for third on the team ... 56 kills were the seventh most on the team, but third most among returning players for 2004 ... Tallied five or more kills in four matches, including six against Denver on Oct. 5 ... Six matches with at least four blocks, including five against LSU ... Career-high five assists against South Alabama on Oct. 31 ... Hit .049 for the entire season, but had four matches where she hit at least .333 ... Posted a season-best .444 hitting percentage against Denver, recording six kills in nine attempts with two errors.

High School: Four-year starter for Montgomery High School, where she led the team to the regional quarterfinals of the playoffs the last three seasons ... Ranked 11th in the greater Houston area in kills as a senior with 2.9 per game ... Named first-team all-district, high school Co-MVP and all-county player of the year in 2002 ... Participated in the Texas High School All-Star game ... Was also a three-year starter on the varsity softball team ... Named second-team all-district and all-county in 2001 and 2002. Club Played for Team Extreme Volleyball Club ... Competed in the TGCA All-Star game ... Played for the East team, which won the match.

Personal: Born Dec. 10, 1984, in Houston, Texas ... Daughter of Bill and Kathy Hooser ... Has one brother and one sister.
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