Cydney Bowman shares her experiences playing volleyball and traveling in Europe
2015 (Sophomore): Appeared in 17 matches and 46 sets … Hit .135 with 1.35 kills/set and 1.70 digs/set … Had a career-best performance at Albany (11/6) when she hit .560 with 16 kills and 19 digs … Tallied 10 kills, 17 digs and three blocks against New Hampshire (11/13) … Hit .545 with seven kills against one error and two blocks in a sweep of Delaware State (10/23) … Had five blocks vs. Villanova (8/28). 2014 (Freshman): America East All-Rookie...saw action in 21 matches and 50 sets during freshman season...recorded seven digs vs. Hartford (10/24)...posted 14 kills at Delaware State (10/30)...tallied nine digs at New Hampshire (11/13).
High School:Four-year letterwinner in volleyball at Lake Mary HS...led Lake Mary to back-to-back State Final Four appearances and a second-place finish in 2013...part of Lake Mary team that won four consecutive conference championships and district titles in 3 of 4 seasons...also led team to Regional Semifinals in 2010...paces team in blocks and digs...earned second team and honorable mention all-conference accolades...named MVP of Tampa Volleyball Camp...captain of Orlando Volleyball Academy who helped squad qualify for the Junior Olympics in each of her seasons (2008-13)...part of Orlando Volleyball Academy team which placed fifth in Open Division at 2010 AAU Nationals, third in Open Division at 2010 Junior Olympics and eighth in National Division at 2013 Olympics... also an all-conference performer for the Lake Mary track and field team; competes in shot put, discus and the 4x1.
Personal: Daughter of Tony and Toni Bowman...father played football for Bowling Green University...cousin, Corliss Williamson, player basketball for the University of Arkansas, went on to play professionally for the Detroit Pistons and Sacramento Kings and is currently an assistant coach for the Kings...majoring in business management.