Improve Your Volleyball.com interviews inspiring University of Denver
volleyball player Faimie Kingsley.
I am a 5’9” middle blocker who, on a good day, can touch 10’7”.
Before coming to Denver, I probably had less than 2 years of volleyball
experience under my belt.
I never had the opportunity to play club volleyball before or during high
My very, very worn in sneakers are definitely what help me play my
"After every serve and pass and before every game, I take a shower.
Now, this may sound a tad trivial but taking a shower makes me feel as
if I am washing away any negative thoughts and inhibitions I may have.
After showering, I always feel refreshed, confident in my abilities and
ready to play.
Along with my ritual, my team and I have a pre-game
dance party in our locker room to get even more amped up for our
"My teammates and my family inspire me to play well in every match
that I play.
Without the love and support of both, I wouldn’t be half the player I am
Every time I talk to my dad, he always tells me to remember my goals
which I relay to my team because we all have team and individual
goals that continue to inspire us to play our hardest no matter what the
-Faimie Kingsley, Volleyball Quote
“CSU was one of the best matches I’ve played in all year and I’m just
glad we pulled out the victory,” Kingsley said. “This is a team award in
my opinion because I wouldn’t have been able to do it without any of
University of Denver junior Faimie Kingsley was voted the Sun Belt
Conference Volleyball Player of the Week by the leagues head
Faimie posted 25 kills and had a 3.57 kills per set average through two
Kingsley started the week with a 10-kill, four-block performance in the
University of Denver loss to the UNC Golden Bears
In DU’s first ever program victory over a ranked opponent, Faimie
totaled 15-kills and seven-blocks
Faimie finished the week with a .571 hitting percentage helping Denver
beat No. 19 ranked Colorado State Rams volleyball team
Faimie Kingsley is the first Pioneer to earn the SBC Offensive award
since Emmy Davidsmeyer earned the award on Sept. 21, 2009.
If you are a fan of University of Denver volleyball player Faimie Kingsley
or the Denver Pioneers volleyball team then here's a place where you
can share your action shots and match-day volleyball pictures.
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photo courtesy of Rich Clarkson and Associates
About Breakfast Club 60
Elite training for very advanced hard working players who INTEND to play volleyball in college.
Exclusive opportunity to train with teammates/friends with similar high goals and are ready to push YOU and themselves to improve.
Not for the curious, weak hearted or distracted player, we do more in 60 minutes than most clubs and teams do in three hours.
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About Brunch Club 60
Perfect for regular Boot Camp class players and players who've ALREADY played on a City of Las Vegas/NYS Elite local league team and who're interested in more advanced training and/or trying out for the Volleycats Elite 14s/15s/ local team competing in June/July/August.
Ten (10) - intensive 60-minute sessions of semi-private (small groups of six) volleyball practices
Sessions are a specially designed mix of skills conducted by Coach April within the one hour session