Position: Libero/Outside Hitter
Hometown/Residence: Huntington Beach, California / Huntington Beach, California
Birth Date: July 3, 1990
Club Team/Coach: TCA Volleyball Club / Neil Mason
High School/Grad Year: Cornelia Connelly High School (Anaheim, Calif.) / 2008
College Status: Playing for Pepperdine University
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION: 2008 – NORCECA Women’s Junior Continental Championship (Gold).
USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2009 – Selected to the U.S. Women’s Junior National Team. 2008 – Played on the U.S. Women’s Junior National Team which won the gold medal at the NORCECA Women’s Junior Continental Championship. 2006 - Selected to participate in the USA Volleyball High Performance Youth A2 program. 2005 - Named to the USA Volleyball High Performance Select A1 roster. 2004 - Chosen for the USA Volleyball High Performance Select A1 team.
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS: 2009 - Partnered with Pepperdine University teammate Kiah Fiers to win the first-ever USA Volleyball Collegiate Challenge, a one-day sand volleyball event held in Long Beach. 2008 - West Coast Conference’s All-Freshman team, averaging 2.39 kills (third on the team) and 2.80 digs (second on the team and ninth in the WCC). Started all 28 matches and appeared in 100 of a possible 101 sets.
CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: 2008 – In sixth year competing for TCA Volleyball Club, helped the squad as its captain to the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championship 18 Open Division and was named the event’s most valuable player…Ranked as the No. 41 recruit in Volleyball Magazine’s Fab 50…Named most valuable player of the CIF Southern Section Division V while playing for Cornelia Connelly High School and leading it to the CIF section championship. 2007 – Helped TCA to the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championship 18 Open Division bronze medal…Selected as co-most valuable player of the CIF Southern Section Division V after leading high school to the CIF section championship…Named most valuable player of the San Joaquin League…Chosen to the Orange County Register All-Area Second Team. 2006 – Named to the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championships all-tournament team after leading her squad to the 16 Open Division bronze medal…Named to the all-tournament team at the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championship. 2005 – Selected as all-tournament at the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championships in the 15 Open Division…Named to the all-tournament team at the USA Junior Olympic Girls’ Volleyball Championship. 2001 – Began playing club volleyball with Seal Beach.
PERSONAL: Born Lilla Frederick on July 3, 1990… Parents are Duncan and Lynda Frederick…Father was involved in crew at Yale University from 1975-77…Brother is Macs (1985)…Sisters are Robilee (1998) and Brittney…Loves the beach, mountains and playing beach volleyball…Favorite foods are Chinese, Thai and salads…Favorite book is My Sisters Keeper…Favorite music category is anything but country…Favorite professional team is the Los Angeles Lakers…Favorite athlete is Misty May-Treanor…Most admired people are her parents because “they encourage me to be a better person.”…Happiest moment in life is “when we won the 18s Open in 2008.”