Position: Opposite/Middle Blocker
Height: 6-6
Weight: 175
Hometown/Residence: Liberty Township, Ohio/Liberty Township/Ohio
Birth Date: Feb. 27, 1993
Club Team/Coach: Team Z (Cincinnati, Ohio)
High School/Grad Year: Lakota West High School (West Chester, Ohio)/2011
College Status: Signed with University of Illinois

MAJOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS: 2010 – Youth Olympic Games (Silver Medal)…NORCECA Women’s Junior Continental Championship (Gold).

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: 2010 - Helped the U.S. earn the silver medal at the inaugural Youth Olympic Games held in Singapore…Was leading scorer of the Youth Olympic Games teams prior to an injury before the gold-medal match…Helped the U.S. Women’s Junior National Team capture the 2010 NORCECA Women’s Junior Continental Championship to qualify for the 2011 FIVB Women’s Junior World Championship.

OTHER USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2011- Selected as an alternate to the  U.S. Women's Junior National Team... 2009 – Selected to USA Girls’ Youth A2 Camp – White Team. 2008- Participated on the USA Girls’ Youth A2 Red Team that finished with the silver medal at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships…Named to U.S. Girls’ Youth National Training Team.

CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: 2010 – Named to PrepVolleyball.com’s Top 50 Junior Recruit List. 2009 – Helped club team to 16 Open Division title at JVA National Championships and earning all-tournament honors…Selected 16 Open AAU All-American…Selected Second Team All-Ohio and First-Team All-District…Tabbed All-League GMC Team. 2008 – Named to JVDA All-Tournament Team after leading team to bronze medal in 15 Open Division of JVDA Tournament…Chosen All-League GMC Team. 2007 – Helped club team place second at the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships in 14 Open Division…Named PrepVolleyball.com Frosh 59 and Top 50 Junior Recruits List…Selected All-League GMC team while playing for Lakota West High School. 2003 - Began playing club volleyball at Lakota Sports Academy.

PERSONAL: Born Elizabeth Ann McMahon on Feb. 27, 1993, in Carol Stream, Ill… Parents are Kevin McMahon and Janine McMahon… Brother is Colin (1988) and Sister is Clare (1990)…Hobbies arts and crafts, scrapbooking, love animals and has three cats…Favorite animal is a giraffe…Favorite food is pickles…Favorite music is everything…Favorite professional team is the Chicago Bears and Chicago Cubs…Favorite athlete is Michael Jordan…Most admired person is my mom, dad and grandparents because “they support me in every decision I make and are excellent role models”…Happiest moment in life was “verbally committing to Illinois and spending holidays with my family.”

INTERESTING NOTE: “Was selected 2008 Gedney’s Pickle Lover of the Year: Won a year supply of pickles and a T-shirt!”

Updated: July 11, 2011