Siloam Springs, Ark. (May 19, 2005) - Laurae Marty, of Reeds Spring, Missouri, has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for John Brown University. Laurae is a 6’ middle/right-side hitter, who played for Reeds Spring High School, Club Smack, Club Adidav and Springfield Juniors. “Laurae is a great fit for John Brown University, both on and off the volleyball court. She is a tremendous student and a great volleyball player. Laurae will help us in the middle and on the right side, giving us more height and power at the net”, says JBU Coach Robyn Gordon. Laurae is the daughter of Chuck and LaDonna Marty.