The Women of Troy defeated the Gaels, 3-0, in the second round of the 2012 NCAA Championships.
Crone has played in 15 matches this season as a freshman with 37 assists (1.76 aps), 1 ace (0.05 saps) and 10 digs (0.48 dps)...had seven assists against Colorado on Oct. 21...registered a season-high 10 assists on Oct. 15 against Oregon State...has recorded two digs in a match three times this season...made her collegiate debut on Sept. 2 against UCF.
She was a four-year letter winner and two-year team captain at Great Oak High in Temecula, Calif...named by The Californian as the 2010 All-Valley Girls Volleyball Player of the Year after posting 719 assists, 133 digs, 118 kills and 62 service aces...rated as the No. 49 Senior Ace by Prep Volleyball...named Southwestern League and team most valuable player as a senior...named to the all-tournament team for the University High Tournament and San Diego SoCal Invitational...played club volleyball for the Coast Volleyball Club...in the summer of 2011, she played for the U.S. A2 National Team in Europe.
Hayley Taylor Crone was born on August 4, 1993, in Newport Beach, Calif...parents are Dave and Heather...has one sister, Hillary...favorite athlete is Derek Jeter...favorite movies are Blue Crush and The Hangover...favorite television shows are Project Runway, The Bachelor and The Bachelorette...majoring in communications.