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Former Lovejoy volleyball standout Ebony Nwanebu highlighted in Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd
Ebony Nwanebu, the former Lovejoy volleyball standout, was included in Sports Illustrated's weekly "Faces in the Crowd" feature, which spotlights amateur athletes.
Here's what Sports Illustrated had to say about Nwanebu:
Nwanebu, a freshman outside hitter at USC, had 17 kills and a .419 hitting percentage to help the Trojans defeat UCLA in the 100th meeting between the rivals. Last season she was named tournament MVP after leading Lovejoy High to the Texas 4A title. Nwanebu also helped her club team win the junior national 18-and-under championship in July.
Nwanebu was also named SportsDay's player of the year in 2012.