Sport: Volleyball
Discipline(s): Beach Volleyball
Height: 5-8
Hometown: Estero, Fla.
College: Florida Gulf Coast University, '08 resort and hospitality management
Olympic Experience
  • 2016
Other Career Highlights
  • MOST NOTABLE
  • Tied for 19th with Lauren Fendrick at the 2016 Rio Olympics
  • Placed fifth at the 2015 Beach World Championships with Lauren Fendrick, duo eliminated by Germany in the quarterfinals
  • Best FIVB World Tour career finish was with Jennifer Fopma in 2013, placing third in Berlin
  • DID YOU KNOW
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  • Finished the 2016 season winning the AVP Championships with Lauren Fendrick
  • Fendrick and Sweat went 0-3 in pool play at the 2016 Olympics, tying them for 19th place. Duo was seeded in Pool A with No. 1 Brazil
  • On the 2016 FIVB World Tour, had four fifth-place finishes with Fendrick and in 2015, placed fifth four times and ninth twice on the FIVB World Tour with Fendrick
  • Between 2013-16, best finish on the FIVB World Tour was fifth-place which she did 11 times with Jennifer Fopma and Lauren Fendrick
  • Twice voted the AVP Best Defensive Player, 2013 and 14; on the domestic AVP Tour, has seven career first-place finishes and a total of 30 podium finishes
  • In 2013 with partner Jennifer Fopma, placed third at the FIVB Berlin Grand Slam and won the AVP Huntington Beach Open
  • From 2009-11 Sweat partnered with Kristen Batt-Rohr, where they won four events together including NORCECA Chiapas in 2011 and two AVP Young Guns events (09 and 10)
  • In 2011, Sweat was named the USA Florida Region Beach Player of the Year
  • Between 2007-08 partnered with Kristy Hartley and Cindy Phillips
  • Played collegiality on Florida Gulf Coast's inaugural volleyball team, graduating as the team's career leader in kills. Was AVCA South Region Player of the Year as a junior. Named a Division II All-American
Personal: Married to professional beach athlete Nicholas Sweat since 2007...Graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2008 with a degree in resort and hospitality management
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Updated January, 2017