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Aiken volleyball player Emily Teelon is the Fall Sports Player of the Week

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Aiken  junior Emily Teelon helped lead her team to state finals this season.  EMILY ROSE BENNETT/STAFF
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Aiken junior Emily Teelon helped lead her team to state finals this season.

TEAM PAGE: Aiken Hornets

School: Aiken

Class: Junior

Height: 5-10

Position: Setter

Highlights: Had 49 assists, 19 digs and seven kills in a Class AAAA semifinal win over Wando on Thursday. Teelon had a combined 118 assists and 40 digs in the final three matches of the state playoffs.

What They’re Saying: “She’s going to hustle. She’s a very good setter. She’s a big key to our team. She might not get as much recognition as a setter, but without Emily we don’t achieve this success.” – Coach Malynda Young

What She Said: “No one expected this. I’m proud for the seniors. It was for them. We played our hearts out.”


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