Nov. 21, 2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Former Coastal Carolina volleyball standout Jennifer Hampton was named to the Big South's All-Decade Team for the 2000s, the conference announced on Thursday. Part of the Big South's 30th anniversary celebration, the all-decade teams were determined by conference administrators and fan voting.
Hampton is one of the most decorated volleyball players in CCU history. She was named Big South Freshman of the Year in 2002 while also being named second team All-Conference and to the All-Freshman team. She followed that up with a second team nod in 2003 before getting back-to-back first team selections in 2004 and 2005.
Hampton holds three of the top four single season assist numbers at CCU. She had a school record 1,472 her freshman season and followed that up with 1,356 her junior year which ranks second in school history and 1,344 her senior year which is fourth best. She also sits at fourth in the record books for service aces in a season with 60 in 2002.
For her career she ranks first in career assists (5,479), fifth in game played (462) and sixth in career digs (1,343). Her 5,479 career assists are over 1,200 more than the next highest Chanticleer. She also ranks fourth in the Big South Record Book for career assists.