1 Natalie Vaughn
1 - Natalie Vaughn
Nickname: Nat
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newport News, VA
High School: Menchville HS
Position: DS/L
Major: Industrial Engineering
m 24
k/s 0.02
h % .000
a/s 0.29
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.09
d/s 3.14

FMU: 2-year returning starter....727 career digs....FMU's libero in 2017....Ranked 7th in the Peach Belt Conference for digs per set....Led team in digs (349) and was second in service aces (23)....Serve receive pct of .943, dig-to-kill pct of .295, and reception-to-kill pct of .299....Ended the 2016 as the team's libero....2nd on the squad in digs and service aces....Ranked 12th in the conference in digs per set, 13th in service aces per set, 14th in total digs, and 15th in total aces....7 matches with 20+ digs....The program has been watching Natalie for the past two years and have always liked her game.....Makes tough plays look easy.....Her serve reception is steady....Has the ability to handle anything an offense throws at her....Will transition well to playing defense against collegiate players.....Part of a seven-person signing class that has a good blend of personalities that will be fun to work with.....Helps address needs left by the last year’s three graduating seniors....Should give the Patriots the potential to take another step forward as a program.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Natalie Anne Vaughn in Newport News, Va.
  • Graduate of Menchville High School, where she played for coach Chris Gray
  • As a senior, helped lead Menchville to the PenSouth Conference 10 regular-season and tournament championships
  • Helped lead the Lady Monarchs to a 23-3 overall record
  • Named Conference 10 Co-Player of the Year as a senior
  • Garnered All-State Group 5A second-team honors
  • First-team All-Region accolades
  • Named to play in the Virginia High School Coaches Association All-Star match
  • Four-time first-team All-Conference selection
  • Two-time team MVP
  • Played with the Hampton Roads Junior Club
  • Lettered three years in softball
  • Nickname is Nat

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Hannah Montana
  • Favorite Superhero: Groot
  • Favorite Athlete: Carrie McGinnis
  • Favorite Sports Team: Washington Redskins 
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Favorite Food: Chipotle
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Outer Banks, NC and Emerald Isle, NC (also any place with a beach)
  • Instagram Account: @nat_in_the_hatt
  • Your Motivation Music: Hip-hop 
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: My coach  
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Sleeping
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Be successful as a TEAM. Give 100% with 100% discipline
  • Interesting Notes: I have a chihuahua named King Kong
  • Brush With Greatness: Be a BOSS
Recent Games
Oct 20 Lander W, 3-0
Oct 23 Chowan W, 3-0
Oct 26 at Augusta L, 3-1
Oct 27 at Georgia College L, 3-0
Nov 2 at Flagler L, 3-1
Nov 10 vs. Augusta L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 24 9
Sets 66 18
Kills 1 0
Kills per set 0.02 0.00
Errors 1 1
Total Attacks 6 3
Hitting Percentage .000 -.333
Assists 19 2
Assists per set 0.29 0.11
Service Aces 6 1
Service Errors 10 0
Service Aces per set 0.09 0.06
Reception Errors 21 6
Digs 207 39
Digs per set 3.14 2.17
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 7.0 1.0
Points per set 0.1 0.1
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 24 Catawba L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 1 0 1 3 26 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 24 Anderson (S.C.) L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 25 Lees-McRae W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 Queens (N.C.) L, 3-2 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. Virginia-Wise W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. North Greenville W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 6 0 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 vs. West Ga. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 1 0 1 3 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 at Erskine W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 4 vs. Barton W, 3-1 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 2 0 1 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 4 at Wingate L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 7 Mount Olive W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 7 Newberry W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 1 32 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 8 Lenoir-Rhyne W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 3 1 1 30 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 14 at Claflin   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at UNC Pembroke   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Converse   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Lander L, 3-2 - 5 0 1 1 -1.000 1 1 0 3 25 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 22 at USC Aiken L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 2 .000 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 28 Georgia College W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Augusta L, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 Flagler L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 9 Belmont Abbey L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 12 UNC Pembroke W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at UNC Pembroke W, 3-2 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 19 USC Aiken L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Lander W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 23 Chowan W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 26 at Augusta L, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 27 at Georgia College L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 at Flagler L, 3-1 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 10 vs. Augusta L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2016-17 29 106 2 0.02 3 35 -.029 39 0.37 32 0.30 378 3.57 0 0 0 0.00 34.0 0.3
2017-18 23 81 2 0.02 2 24 .000 35 0.43 23 0.28 349 4.31 0 0 0 0.00 25.0 0.3
2018-19 24 66 1 0.02 1 6 .000 19 0.29 6 0.09 207 3.14 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.1
2019-20 32 120 2 0.02 3 12 -.083 77 0.64 41 0.34 613 5.11 0 0 0 0.00 43.0 0.4
Total 108 373 7 0.02 9 77 -.026 170 0.46 102 0.27 1547 4.15 0 0 0 0.00 109.0 0.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 24 66 1 0.02 1 6 .000 19 0.29 6 0.09 207 3.14 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.1
Conference 9 18 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 2 0.11 1 0.06 39 2.17 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 32 0 0.00 0 1 .000 8 0.25 4 0.13 114 3.56 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Away 8 17 0 0.00 1 3 -.333 2 0.12 2 0.12 52 3.06 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.1
Neutral 5 17 1 0.06 0 2 .500 9 0.53 0 0.00 41 2.41 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
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Wins 10 27 1 0.04 0 1 1.000 16 0.59 4 0.15 102 3.78 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
Losses 14 39 0 0.00 1 5 -.200 3 0.08 2 0.05 105 2.69 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.1
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August 5 17 0 0.00 0 1 .000 7 0.41 0 0.00 47 2.76 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
September 10 31 1 0.03 1 5 .000 11 0.35 6 0.19 147 4.74 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
October 7 14 0 0.00 0 0 - 1 0.07 0 0.00 11 0.79 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
November 2 4 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.50 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0