Defensive Specialist Inks with Volleyball

Siloam Springs, Ark. (June 21, 2007) — Heather Thornton, a 5-5 defensive specialist and setter from North Raleigh Christian Academy (N.C.) has signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball for John Brown. Thornton, who also played club volleyball for Triangle Volleyball Club, will join the team this fall.

“We are excited Heather is coming to JBU,” said head volleyball coach Robyn Gordon. “She brings good fundamental skills, energy, and a strong work ethic, and is a great addition to our program.”

Thornton plans to major in psychology.