McClendon Named MVP, Clark and Jenkins are All-Tourney
Super Senior takes a turn on the blog
Sophomore defensive specialist takes a turn on the Blog
Senior libero takes a turn at the blog
2013: Brooke missed last season with a knee injury.
Prep: Brooke Betts is a 6-1 middle blocker/outside hitter who played her high school volleyball at Bishop Hartley for head coach Max Miller. She played club volleyball for the Mintonette Sports team, which is coached by Talisa Kellogg. At Bishop Hartley, Brooke was named a 2012 Senior Ace, two-time 1st Team All-League selection, two-time 1st Team All District selection, two-time 1st Team All-State selection, and the 2011 State Championship Player of the Game. She was named a 2010 All-American during club volleyball at the USAV Nationals and a USA National All-American in both 2010 and 2012. Brooke also participated on the 2009 OVR High Performance team.
Personal: Daughter of Donald and Jacqui Betts, Born March 6, 1995. Major is business marketing.
Favorites: Athlete: Derrick Rose Post College Ambition: Staying involved with athletics forever Person with Greatest Influence: Talisa Kellogg Hobby: Photography, ceramics, reading Movies: Silver Linings Playbook, Stepmom TV Shows: Grey's Anatomy Musician: G-eazy, Wiz Khalifa Food: Steak, potatoes, mac and cheese Book: Looking for Alaska, The Catcher in the Rye Professional Team: Los Angeles Lakers, Cincinnati Reds Person she'd most like to meet: Oprah Winfrey Words that describe her: goofy, shy, kind-hearted Favorite Funny Movie Quote: "Don't. Touch. My. Jordans." Best advice: Never be satisfied Best part about being an athlete: Having teammates who are like sisters She chose U of L because: She loves the college sports town feeling Vacation spot: Outer Banks, North Carolina Brooke Betts About her family: They are an extremely close family What you might not know about Brooke: "My alter ego is Katisha Hair Flip." Actress who should portray her in a movie: Kerry Washington Proudest moment : Signing Day Actor: Jonah Hill Candy: Snickers and Kit-Kat Restaurant: Chipotle Cereal: Fruit Loops Website: Nordstrom.com Magazine: Sports Illustrated Best place to travel: Home