Ebony Nwanebu

USA Volleyball

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Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6-4
Weight: 155
Hometown/Residence: Irving, Texas/Irving, Texas
Birth Date: June 5, 1995
Club Team (City)/Coach: Texas Advantage Volleyball (Fort Worth, Texas) / Jason Nicholson
High School/Grad Year: MacArthur High School (Irving, Texas) / 2013
College Status: Uncommitted

INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: None

USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2010 – Named to U.S. Girls’ Youth National Training Team.

CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: 2009 – Named to USA Select A1 Blue Team that won the bronze medal in the Youth International Division at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships…Helped Texas Advantage win the 14 Open Division of the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships. 2008 – Participated in USA Volleyball’s Select A2 Camp in Austin. 2007 – Invited to attend the USA Volleyball Select A3 Camp…Earned a bronze medal at the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championship in the 12 American Division.

PERSONAL: Born Ebony Chinyere Nwanebu on June 5, 1995, in Austin, Texas.… Father is Maxwell Nwanebu and Mother is Joyce Newell…Brother is Maxwell Nwanebu Jr. (2003)… Hobbies include reading and photography… Favorite food is spaghetti… Favorite book is Twilight…Favorite music category is alternative … Favorite musician is Kesha…Favorite professional team is USA Women’s National Team…Favorite athlete is Danielle Scott-Arruda…Most admired person is Flo Hyman because “she was the best volleyball ever, died doing the thing she loved most.”…My happiest moment in life was “winning nationals.”