Eboni Godfrey, a sophomore volleyball player, is second up in February's Get To Know Your Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Eboni.
Eboni and the North Texas volleyball team put together one of the finest seasons in school history in the fall of 2012. The Mean Green tied the school record for wins at 26, advanced to the Sun Belt Tournament finals for the first time and claimed its second SBC West Division title in three years.
Bio North Texas 2012
Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference team ... North Texas Invitational All-Tournament team.
North Texas 2011
Second Team All-Sun Belt Conference (first NT freshman since Corina Marginas in 2000 to make an all-conference squad) ... Only the fourth NT player to earn All-Sun Belt Tournanment honors thanks to 4.14 kills per set on .247 hitting in leading the Mean Green to the SBC semifinals ... COBRA Magazine Honorable Mention All-National, All-Southwest Region teams ... Led the Mean Green with 383 total kills (3.14 per set) and 1,247 attacks ... Lamar Invitational and Islander Classic All-Tournament teams ... One of only two returners to start every match in 2011 (McDonald) ... Second on the squad with 292 total digs (2.39 per set) ... Also second at NT with 23 aces ... Posted a team season-high .647 attack percentage against Texas Southern ... Career-best 21 kills versus Towson ... 74 attacks against Towson are the third most in school history ... Tallied 21 matches of at least 10 kills and 13 matches of at least 10 digs ... Nine double-doubles, including an 18-kill/21 dig match against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
Stony Point High School
Texas Sports Writers Association Third-Team All-State ... Texas Girls Coaches Association All-Star ... Austin American-Statesman First Team All-Central Texas ... District 16-5A MVP .... Under Armour Girls’ High School All-America Volleyball Watch List ... Posted a school record 639 kills in 2010 ... Owns the Stony Point career kills record with 1,476 ... Led Stony Point to its first ever winning seasons and playoff berth ... A defensive standout, Godfrey also added 378 digs and 42 solo blocks as a senior ... Tallied 61 aces in 2010 ... Played for Texas Eclipse Volleyball Club.
Born on Sept. 14, 1993 to Joyce and Tracy Godfrey ... Has two older brothers, Tracy Jr. and Nathan.