Dumm is strong in big games

Name: Camryn Dumm

School: Northern Cambria

Age: 16

Grade: Junior

Sport: Volleyball

Athlete of the week achievement: Dumm recorded 14 service points, including seven in the final set, in a four-set victory over Fort Cherry in the PIAA first round. She had nine service points and five kills in a win over Cochranton in the PIAA quarterfinals.

Season update: Dumm and the Lady Colts will play Clarion in the PIAA semifinals tonight.

Coach Mike Hogan’s quote: “Cam is the commander of our offense. She has developed into a great setter and has a high level of understanding regarding who to set and how to distribute the ball. She has strong hands and consistent delivery. Cam has been one of the best servers to come through Northern Cambria, and she plays her best in the biggest games.”

Favorite teachers: Mrs. Kline and Ms. Mastrine

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “Pitch Perfect”

Favorite food: Grilled cheese

Favorite song: “Beautiful Crazy” by Luke Combs

Outside interests: Softball, kayaking, traveling

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Pirates

Favorite college team: University of Michigan

Pro athlete most admired: Haleigh Washington

Best athlete I ever competed against: North Catholic’s Elizabeth Feczko

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning a state title

How I got my start in volleyball: “My mom coached, so I spent a lot of time in the gym.”

Future goal: Attend a four-year college and major in accounting


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