Breakdown: Was the team’s most accurate hitter in 2013 … Holds the A&T all-time individual single match record in attack percentage (.833) … Received the Most Improved Award for the 2013 season … Helped the Aggies reach the 2013 MEAC tournament for the first time since 2007 … Is a highly talented player and the only in-state recruit in the Class of 2012…She is a versatile player that sees time as a middle blocker and at the pins…Head coach Hal Clifton says she has an explosive approach and a fast arm and can be a threat on the net and out of the back row…Looks to be a strong blocker for the Aggies as well…Has played in 54 matches with 36 starts and has competed in 170 sets in her career…Over that time period, Hawkins-Hollingsworth has recorded 272 kills, 766 total attacks and has 88 total blocks with a career .191 hitting percentage.
2013 Season: Played in 27 matches with 25 starts and 90 sets played… Averaged 1.82 kills, totaled 58 blocks with 13 digs, two assists and a .222 hitting percentage…Was third on the team in kills and led the Aggies in blocks and hitting percentage…Shattered a 11-year record in attack percentage (previously held by Arlene Mitchell in 2003) when she hit .833 against N.C. Central on Oct. 25 and recorded 10 kills on 12 attacks …Finished with a team-high 11 kills against Bethune-Cookman on Nov. 3 and against S.C. State on Nov.10 in the regular- season finale … Recorded 10 kills on three occasions, once against Alabama State on Sept. 6 to help A&T secure its first non-conference win since 2010, also against N.C. Central on Sept. 27 and against Howard on Nov. 15 in the first round of the MEAC tournament … Posted a career-high six blocks against Winthrop on Sept. 3 … Helped A&T to its most wins since the 2008 season… Led the Aggies in blocks in 12 matches … Tallied six double-figure kill matches and led A&T in kills twice.
2012 Season: Played in 27 matches over 80 sets with 11 starts…Totaled 108 kills in 338 total attacks for a .151 hitting percentage…Recorded two assists, 14 digs, 30 total blocks and 124.5 points…Finished fourth on the team in total blocks…Set a season-high in hitting percentage by hitting .412 on Nov. 9 to help the Aggies sweep Savannah State…Named the inaugural BCBSNC Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 14-21 after recording 11 kills on Oct. 14 at Savannah State to help give the Aggies their first win of the season and for collecting a season-high 15 kills in a season-high 48 attacks in a five-set loss to Norfolk state on Oct. 17….Recorded four double-figure kills matches, including three straight from Oct. 12-17…Had a season-high 15.5 points in the match against Norfolk State on Oct. 17…Posted a season-best three digs on Oct. 17 against Norfolk State and on Nov. 2 at Florida A&M…Led the team in kills three times and in blocks five times… Had two matches with five or more blocks (Nov. 4 at Bethune-Cookman and Nov. 11 against S.C. State)… Was one of six players on the team with 100 or more kills, the first time that’s happened since 2007.
High School: Played three varsity seasons at Scotland County...Named to the all-conference team as a junior and senior ...Competed for the Scotland Volleyball Club....With her club team, Hawkins-Hollingsworth earned all-tournament team honors as her team earned first place at the regional tournament and second place at the FAVA Tournament...Also participated in track and field.
Personal: Full name is Te'Borah Simone' Hawkins-Hollingsworth...She is the daughter of Teresa Hawkins-Hollingsworth and Bridges Dale Hollingsworth…Was born on December 21, 1993, and majors in criminal justice...Plans to work in a police department on homicide cases following graduation.