"Volleyball has molded me into a confident leader on and off the court. As an athlete, it’s more than a game. It’s part of who we are. And I can’t wait to help younger athletes on their journey just as my mentors helped me with mine.”
Jeyla has been playing volleyball since middle school. She attended Elizabeth Seton High School where she was also a member of the varsity team. In addition to her high school program, she played for Maryland Juniors and Evolution Volleyball’s club teams. After graduating high school, she served as a mentor to younger players at Elizabeth Seton and worked with the volleyball program while in college. Now, she is a graduating senior at the University of Maryland. She is currently the Vice President of the club program for UMD and has been an active member all 4 years of college.