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  KeKe Irby
KeKe Irby

Player Profile
RS Freshman

Arlington, Va.

High School:
Bishop O'Connell




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AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013) | Season Statistics
In her redshirt freshman season, played in 64 sets and 21 matches, tallying up 72 kills, 13 digs and 44 total blocks... Against Morehead State, posted five kills and six block assists...In back-to-back ACC matches at Miami and Florida State, Irby put down five kills total... Collected three kills against Syracuse...Tallied seven kills, one dig and a season high seven block assists at NC State...At North Carolina, posted five kills and five block assists...Made another five kills, one dig and two block assists at Maryland...Racked up nine kills, two digs and four block assists against Notre Dame... Recorded a season- high of ten kills in the 3-2 win at Boston College...Put down five kills, two digs and five block assists verses Maryland... In the final two away games of the season at Virginia and Virginia Tech, KeKe tacked on six kills while contributing a season-high three digs in the Virginia Tech match.

AS A FRESHMAN (2012): Redshirt

Led Bishop O'Connell to win the Model Invitational Tournament where she was named to the All-Tournament Team...Posted 17 service aces her senior year as team captain...Named to third team junior year and second team senior year...Awarded the Bishop O'Connell Coaches Award for Leadership in 2011...Named to the All-Metro Volleyball Team Washington Metropolitan 2010-11...Junior year recorded 152 kills, 10 service aces and 53 blocks...Varisty Letter in track & field 2008-09 season in addition to lettering in volleyball 2010-11...Sophomore Year 165 wins with Loudon White...Junior Year 175 wins with NVVA Select team...Senior Year 18 wins with I.C.E. NVVA Select...National Latin Honors Society 2009, 2010 and 2011...National Honors Society 2009, 2010 and 2011...Bishop O'Connell Honor Roll (1st Honors) 2009, 2010 and 2011...Took multiple honors classes and maintained a 3.75 GPA.

Born in Hawaii...Daughter of Keisha and Reed Richards...Has two younger siblings Blake and Paris Richards; 9 and 7 respectively...Albert Sawyer, her cousin, played basketball in the Air Force.