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Amanda Neill
Amanda Neill

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Lafayette, Ind.

High School:
McCutcheon

Height:
5-8

Position:
DS



02/20/2014

Nichol, Neill to Participate in USA Women's National Team Open Tryouts

Boilermaker duo are among 248 athletes competing in Colorado Springs, Colo., this weekend.

12/11/2013

64 Purdue Student-Athletes Named Fall Academic All-Big Ten

Purdue improved its Academic All-Big Ten total by 18 student-athletes from merely a year ago.

05/21/2013

Tales From Europe: Day 9 - Milan

Amanda Neill talks about touring Milan and taking on the Italian National Team.

10/01/2012

Social Media Night: Friday vs. No. 4 Nebraska

All the pertinent details to get yourself involved in the game, BTN broadcast.

08/20/2012

Quick Hits with Amanda Neill

The rookie defensive specialist talks favorites, why she chose Purdue and about a hidden talent in this Q&A.

11/21/2012

Purdue Volleyball vs. Indiana (11/21/12)

Purdue Volleyball vs. Indiana (11/21/12)

09/28/2012

Purdue vs Northwestern

Purdue vs Northwestern

2012: Played in 20 matches, starting four ... averaged 2.23 digs per set, third most on the team ... pulled up season-best and team-leading 18 digs in collegiate debut vs. Northwestern ... managed double-digit digs in nine matches ... made good on 94 percent of her 362 reception attempts ... served up 13 aces, including season-best three vs. Indiana ... dished out 29 assists, including eight against No. 12 Florida State in the NCAA second round... put down a kill from the back row against Northwestern.

High School: Garnered Journal and Courier Big School Player of the Year accolades as a senior after earning her third straight All-Hoosier Crossroads Conference honor and leading her team to the sectional title under coach Cheryl Sutter ... named to the 3A-4A Indiana North All-Star team and as McCutcheon team MVP after posting 392 kills, 303 digs, 52 aces and 40 blocks her senior year, prior to which she was named to the All-America Watch List ... earned first team all-conference honors her sophomore and senior years and honorable mention accolades as a junior ... a two-time Davis L. Ellison Mental Attitude Award honoree ... tabbed as team MVP and as a MAV Desire Award honoree her sophomore year ... a three-time all-conference honoree on the basketball court, including honorable mention accolades as a freshman ... was ranked among the Top 100 Indiana Elite All-Star basketball players as a senior ... a national honor society and honor roll member ... a Drug Free Coalition representative for Tippecanoe County ... played club volleyball for the Lafayette Area Volleyball Academy.

Personal: Given name is Amanda Lynn Neill ... born May 14, 1994 ... parents are Herman and Lonnette Neill ... has one brother, Mark ... major is movement and sport sciences.