|Position:||Outside Hitter/Right Side|
|High School:||James Madison Memorial|
- Spring 2017 Dean's List
Played in 21 matches and 63 sets ... Led all freshmen in starts with seven ... Averaged over a kill per set and totaled 75 kills on the season ... Recorded 28 digs and 19 total blocks including 17 block assists ... Contributed a season-high 12 kills versus Georgia Southern on Nov. 10 ... Notched at least five kills on four occasions ... Had a season-high three block assists in the Sun Belt Tournament opener versus Arkansas State on Nov. 18.
Four-year letterwinner at James Madison Memorial … Played under coach Karyn Jordahl-Burcum … Was an all-state honorable mention, first team all-conference and Team MVP in 2015 … As a sophomore, earned second team all-conference honors … Earned first team all-conference as a junior … In her senior season, led team in kills with 309 … Played club volleyball for CVA Madison … Received second team all conference honors in basketball … Placed 17th at State for the high jump … As a junior, named second team all-conference while playing soccer … As a student, earned honor roll and was an active member of the Link Crew and Spartan Leaders.
Full name is Sydney Madison Stroud … Born on April 5, 1998 in Burnsville, Minn. … Parents are Darrell and Annie … Father is a banker and mother works in human resources … Has a sister named Danielle ... Relative Derrick Llard played football at Louisville.