UNC Volleyball Bio
17 Abigail Curry
Curry Curry 1472246

Career Honors:
2016:
» All-ACC Second Team
» CoSIDA Academic All-District
» TCU Horned Frog Challenge All-Tournament Team

2015:
» NCCSIA All-State Second Team
» ACC Player of the Week (11/2)
» ACC All-Academic Team
» ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014:
» ACC All-Academic Team
» ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013:
» ACC All-Freshman Team
» ACC Freshman of the Week (9/30)
» ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015 (Junior): Played in every set of all 31 matches • Began the season in a 6-2, but took over as the team’s primary setter on Oct. 25 after an injury sidelined fellow setter Jordyn Schnabl for the remainder of the year • Totaled 795 assists, 240 digs, 47 kills, 16 blocks and 12 aces on the season • Led the Tar Heels to one of their most efficient matches in history against Clemson in her first career match as a solo setter, as UNC put up a .500 hitting percentage • Guided UNC to victories over No. 23 Louisville and Notre Dame the following weekend, posting double-doubles in both matches, to earn ACC Player of the Week on Nov. 2 • Finished the season ranked 10th in the ACC by averaging 8.04 assists per set in conference matches • Posted 12 double-doubles and five 40-assist performances, including two of 50+ • Second consecutive season on the ACC All-Academic Team while also earning NCCSIA All-State honors • Won the Mighty Ram Award and was a co-recipient of the Ken & Cherly Williams Most Valuable Player Award.

2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in every set of all 32 matches as one of the setters in the Tar Heels’ 6-2 system • Ranked second on the team with 550 assists (5.00/set) • Posted 20+ assists in six matches and notched two double-doubles on the season • Ranked fourth on the team with 21 service aces • Posted a season-high 31 assists and a career-high 13 digs against Texas (12/13).

2013 (Freshman): Named to the ACC All-Freshman Team • Played in 32 of 32 matches, posting 628 assists in her rookie campaign • Posted three double-doubles with a career-high 32 assists and 12 digs in just her second match vs. San Francisco (8/31) • Named ACC Freshman of the Week on Sept. 30 • Received the team Rookie of the Year Award.

Prep: Named to Prep Volleyball Senior Ace Top 150 • Named to 2012 Texas All-State team and Texas All Star Team • 2012 Plano West Character Award Recipient • Named the MVP for the 2011 17 Open Dallas Skyline team • Three-time Skyline Award recipient • Named District 5A first team • Named MVP of 2011 Plano West team • Named 10-5a Setter of the District two times • 2012 USAV HP A2 Holiday Camp Selection.

Personal: Born Abigail Marie Curry on Sept. 16 in Plano, Texas • Daughter of Chris and Crystal Curry • Goes by “Abbey” • Named to the ACC Honor Roll for the 2013-2014 Academic Year • Participates in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy in the Veteran Leaders Program • Serves on the Student Athletic Advisory Council at UNC • Majoring in business administration at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. 

Career Highs:
Kills: 4, 3x-last vs. NC State (11/18/15)
Attacks: 10 at Boston College (11/8/15)
Assists: 55 vs. Notre Dame (11/5/15)
Aces: 3, 3x-last at Pittsburgh (10/31/14)
Digs: 16 vs. Louisville (10/30/15)
Blocks: 3, 2x-last vs. Virginia Tech (11/14/15)

Career Statistics
Year SP-MP K E TA PCT. A A/S   SA SE D RE BS BA TB PTS
2013 115-32 13 3 34 .294 628 5.46 24 28 143 0 0 0 0 37.0
2014 110-32 21 6 45 .33 550 5.00 21 25 155 0 0 1 1 42.5
2015 110-31 47 6 96 .427 795 7.23 12 24 240 0 3 13 16 68.5
Total    335-95 81    15 175 .377 1973 5.89 57  77 538 0 3 14 17 148.0

 

 

 

 

Position: Setter
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Plano West
Club: Dallas Skyline Juniors
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