UND Roster

2019-20 Volleyball Roster

#5 Charley Niego

Outside Hitter


Class Sophomore
Hometown Chicago, IL
High School Mother McAuley
Height 6'0"

HONORS & AWARDS

  • AVCA East Coast Region Honorable Mention (2019)
  • All-ACC First Team (2019)
  • ACC Player of the Week (Dec. 1, 2019)
  • Preseason All-ACC Team (2019)
  • All-ACC Freshman Team (2018)
  • All-ACC Second Team (2018)
  • AVCA Honorable Mention All-American (2018)
  • AVCA East Coast Region Honorable Mention (2018)

AS A SOPHOMORE (2019)

  • Named First Team All-ACC.
  • Paced the Irish with 410 kills and 33 aces while starting in all 29 matches.
  • Finished second on the Irish with a career-high 326 digs.
  • Earned 14 double-doubles, which tied for the 10th most in a single season in program history.
  • Closed the regular season with a 20-kill, 20-dig effort against Duke for the first 20-20 outing since Kristen Dealy did so in five sets against Delaware on Sept. 17, 2010.
  • Named the ACC’s Player of the Week on December 1 after her 20/20 performance against Duke.

AS A FRESHMAN (2018)

  • Earned All-ACC Freshman Team & All-ACC Second Team honors.
  • AVCA Honorable Mention All-American.
  • AVCA East Coast Region Honorable Mention.
  • Started in 26 contests, and appeared in all 28 matches, for the Irish as a freshman.
  • Led the team with 339 kills, and finished the season with 10+ kills in eight straight matches.
  • Posted a career-best 23 kills at Georgia Tech (9/30).
  • Also finished second on the team with 307 digs and added 62 blocks.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL

  • 2017 Under Armour All-America First Team selection
  • Named the No. 68 overall recruit by PrepVolleyball
  • 2016 Illinois Volleyball Gatorade Player of the Year
  • 2017 Mother McAuley team captain and team MVP
  • 2017 GCAC Red Volleyball Player of the Year
  • Averaged 5.2 kills per set, 4.5 digs, 0.8 blocks and 0.4 aces over her career, along with a hitting percentage of .358