Meg Viggars
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    Meg  Viggars

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Stoke-on-Trent, England

    High School:
    Loughborough College

    Height:
    6-0

    Position:
    Setter/Hitter

    Birthdate:
    01/31/1994


    11/26/2015

    SIU earns Coach of the Year and three First Team All-Conference players

    Taylor Pippen, Andrea Estrada and Meg Viggars were each named First Team All-Conference at the MVC Awards ceremony.

    11/02/2015

    Meg Viggars named MVC Defensive Player of the Week

    With a career-high 14 blocks on Friday, Viggars totals 100 block assists on the season overall.

    10/30/2015

    Salukis knock off Loyola in a five-set thriller to secure second place in MVC

    SIU trailed the Ramblers 0-2 before coming back to win three straight sets to earn the 3-2 victory.

    10/16/2015

    Salukis top Indiana State, 3-1, on the road on Saturday

    Junior Meg Viggars clinched yet another triple-double, making that six on the season and nine in her career.

    09/19/2015

    Salukis finish Butler Invitational with a pair of five-set wins

    Abby Barrow and Meg Viggars were both named to the All-Tournament Team

    11/02/2015

    SIU vs. Wichita State

    SIU beat Wichita State 3-2 on Nov. 2, 2015

    11/08/2014

    vs. Drake, 11-08-14 (Senior Day)

    Photos from SIU's Senior Day match against Drake on Nov. 8, 2014.

    10/03/2014

    vs. Loyola (10-03-14)

    Photos from SIU's volleyball match vs. Loyola on Oct. 3, 2014 at Davies Gym.

    08/08/2014

    2014 Volleyball Team Photos

    Head shots and team shots of the 2014 SIU Volleyball team.

    09/03/2013

    Volleyball vs. MTSU

    Volleyball vs. MTSU

    2015
    Game-By-Game Stats
    First Team All-MVC
    MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 2)
    Ranks fifth in the nation with six triple-doubles…Led the Salukis with 781 assists, and ranked second in blocks with 130…Is No. 82 in the nation for total blocks…Started in all 33 matches this season, for 86 consecutive starts…Finished with 260 kills for and average of two per set at a .264 clip…Had 19 service aces…Had the third-most digs on the team with 334 for an average of 2.57 per set…Had 12 kills and zero errors for a season-high .522 attack efficiency against No. 22 Missouri State...Named MVC Defensive Player of the Week after putting up a career-high 14 blocks against Loyola, which ranks third all-time at SIU for most block assists in a single match…Put up a season-high 52 assists in SIU’s four-set match against Indiana State Named MVC First Team All-Conference…Named to the Butler Invitational All-Tournament team…Helped the Salukis to the best season in program history with an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

    2014
    Second Team All-MVC
    Game-By-Game Stats
    Named Second Team All-MVC • Earned three triple-doubles in wins over Northern Iowa, Indiana State and SEMO • Hit with a career-high efficiency against Wichita State, hitting eight kills for a .700 efficiency • Led the team against Missouri State with eight kills • Put up 534 assists, SIU's second-highest number of the season • Averaged 2.01 kills, 4.73 assists, 2.08 digs and 0.76 blocks per set • Served 20 aces • Played and started all 31 matches....Earned a spot on the MVC Honor Roll.

    2013
    MVC All-Freshman Team

    MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 11)
    MVC Freshman of the Week (Nov. 25)
    Game-By-Game Stats
    MVC All-Freshman Team • MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 11) • MVC Freshman of the Week (Nov. 25) • Started and played in 32 of SIU's 33 matches (120 sets) • Fourth on SIU's roster with 227 kills (1.89 per set) • Second on SIU's roster with 212 assists (1.77 per set) • Tied for third on SIU's roster with 24 service aces, which also tied for 21st in the MVC at 0.20 per set • Tallied 361 digs (3.01 per set), the second-most for SIU in 2013 • Her 361 digs registered as the 13th best in the Valley in 2013 • Had 83 total blocks (0.69 per set), the 25th-most in the Valley in 2013 • In conference-only play, ranked 13th in digs (213, 3.09 per set), 16th in blocks (52, 0.75 per set) and 21st in service aces (15, 0.22 per set).

    Pre-SIU
    Played for the Newcastle Staffs club team, helping her squad to national championships at the under 14, under 15 and under 18 level • Also helped Newcastle Staffs to a national Shield championship in 2011 and a runner-up finish at the under 16 level • Earned MVP honors at the U16, U18 and Shield national championships • Was a member of the England Juniors squad at age 13 and represented Great Britain in beach volleyball at the 2008 Junior Olympics • Was selected to the Great Britain squad in the run up to the London Olympics • Helped the England Developmental squad win the Novotel Cup in Luxembourg in 2012.

    Personal
    Full name is Megan Elizabeth Viggars • Major is criminology and criminal justice • Born Jan. 31, 1994 in Stoke-on-Trent, England • Has two siblings, Sam and Chelsey • Daughter of Anthony and Jennifer Viggars.

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