2017 (Stats): Earned ACC All-Freshman Team honors ... Named to the 2017 Duke Invitational All-Tournament Team ... Earned a spot of the Fight in the Fort at TCU All-Tournament Team ... Tabbed ACC Freshman of the Week Sept. 11 after leading Duke to the Fight in the Fort at TCU title ... Played in all 31 matches ... Ranked second on the team with 350 kills and a 2.92 kills-per-set average ... Became the first Duke freshman with 350-plus kills since Rachael Moss in 2006 ... Recorded double-digit kills in 23 of Duke’s 31 matches ... Totaled a season-high 19 kills Oct. 15 versus Florida State ... Hit over .300 10 times.
High School: Four-year high school letterwinner … Played two seasons at Trinity Christian Academy and two seasons at Frisco High School … 2016 district Co-MVP and team MVP … Two-time all-state selection and first team academic all-district honoree … Earned second team Dallas Morning News Sports Day All-Area accolades as a senior … Collected Max Preps Player of the Match distinction 10 times during her high school career … Tabbed No. 83 on PrepVolleyball.com's list of Top 100 Senior Aces … Led Trinity Christian Academy to the TAPPS District 1 – 5A regional finals as a sophomore and state semifinals as a freshman … Voted Team MVP, District 1 – 5A Newcomer of the Year, first team all-district and first-team all-state her freshman season … Also played for Texas Advantage Volleyball (TAV) … Team ranked No. 1 in the country … Led club squad to the USA Volleyball Nationals 17 Open Nationals Championship … Collected USA Volleyball MVP and All-Tournament honors at the national championship … Club team won or medaled in every tournament played … Toured Europe with TAV 18 Black … Member of the National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society and National French Honor Society.
Personal: Born Payton K. Schwantz Feb. 11, 1999 … Daughter of Randy and Lori Schwantz … Has three older sisters (Kendall, Hunter and Reagan) … Sister Kendall played basketball at Samford University … Sister Hunter was a member of the Oklahoma University rowing team.