Candice Thomas
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Candice Thomas

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fort Worth, Texas

High School:
North Crowley HS

Height:
5-10

Position:
MB/OH

Experience:
2L

09/05/2014

Rebels Make Quick Work Of Cornell In 3-0 Sweep

UNLV volleyball opens up the Seton Hall Invitational with a 3-0 victory over the Big Red.

09/13/2012

Heading To The Bluegrass State

UNLV will play three matches in Louisville, Ky., this weekend.

09/08/2012

Rebels Trounce The Tigers

UNLV defeated Texas Southern on Saturday afternoon, will play Gonzaga at 5:00 pm.

09/08/2012

Rebels Zig Past Zags In Title Match

Kinsey Caldwell's double-double helps the Scarlet & Gray claim the UNLV Classic title.

09/07/2012

Rebels Play Quickly, Make History

UNLV swept Prairie View A&M, held its opponent to single-digit scores in each set.

2012: Played in seven matches and 26 sets ... Had a total of 73 kills with five matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 16 vs. Gonzaga (Sept. 8) ... Had five matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .625 outing (12-2-16) vs. Texas Southern (Sept. 8) ... Had a total of one assist ... Had a total of five digs with a season-high three vs. Gonzaga (Sept. 8) ... Had a total of 31 blocks (four solo, 27 assisted) with a season-high eight on two occasions: vs. Tennessee State (Sept. 1) and vs. Gonzaga (Sept. 8) ... Had a season-high two solo blocks at Portland (Sept. 1) ... Had a season-high eight assisted blocks vs. Tennessee State (Sept. 1).

2011: Played in 31 matches and 123 sets ... Had a total of 236 kills with six matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 20 vs. TCU (Nov. 19) ... Had eight matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .500 outing (8-2-12) at Nevada, Reno (Sept. 21) ... Had a total of seven assists ... Had a total of 20 digs with a season-high two on three occasions ... Had a total of 110 blocks (23 solo, 87 assisted) with a season-high eight total blocks (five assisted) vs. Boise State (Oct. 13) ... The 23 solo blocks rank as the seventh-most in a single season at UNLV ... Had a season-high three solo blocks on three occasions ... Had a season-high seven assisted blocks vs. Air Force (Oct. 15).

2010: Named to UNLV Classic (Sept. 17-18) All-Tournament Team ... Played in 30 matches and 114 sets ... Had a total of 238 kills with eight matches of 10 or more kills, including a season-high 17 vs. TCU (Oct. 31) ... Had 10 matches with a hitting efficiency above .300 (minimum five kills) with a season-high .579 outing (12-1-19) vs. Air Force (Sept. 24) ... Seven of those 10 matches with a .300 or better hitting efficiency occurred in an eight-match span ... Had a total of nine assists with a season-high two on two occasions: vs. Florida Gulf Coast (Sept. 4) and at TCU (Sept. 30) ... Had a total of 25 digs with a season-high four at TCU (Sept. 30) ... Had a total of 92 blocks (22 solo, 70 assisted) with a season-high seven total blocks (seven assisted) vs. Wyoming (Oct. 7) ... The 22 solo blocks rank as the seventh-most in a single season at UNLV ... Had a season-high three solo blocks on three occasions ... Had a season-high seven assisted blocks vs. Wyoming (Oct. 7).

High School: A 2010 graduate of North Crowley High School in Fort Worth, Texas ... Lettered three years in volleyball and two in basketball ... Last season, the Panthers volleyball team finished as 5A district champions, first in the DFW area and Bi-District Champion ... Placed in each tournament the team participated in ... Earned all-district honors each of her three years with first team showings in 2009 and '10 and second team in '08 ... Selected as the MVP of the district, all-area and all-state ... Chosen to participate in the all-state game.

Personal: Born on May 18, 1992, in Fort Worth, Texas ... Daughter of Lemual and Paula Thomas ... Has one sister, Haleigh ... Undecided on course of study.

 
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