Austin College senior volleyball player Shelby Eaves has been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-America honorable mention team.

Austin College senior volleyball player Shelby Eaves has been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-America honorable mention team.


Eaves, an outside hitter from Farmersville, led the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and ranked seventh in the nation in kills-per-set on the year, averaging 4.57 with 704 total kills this season. That number is the second-highest single season kill total in Austin College volleyball history and she finishes her career with the fourth-best career kill total in SCAC history.


In addition to her kill statistics, Eaves also averaged 2.95 digs-per-set and had 37 service aces and 70 total blocks during the season. Her 495 digs were good for 10th in the SCAC.


Eaves, a former SCAC Newcomer of the Year, is a two-time first team All-SCAC honoree. She was also recently named as a CoSIDA/Capitol One Academic All-District honoree.