Congratulations to Shelby Snead, recipient of the 2020 Laura Davies Memorial Scholarship.
To learn more about the scholarship and how to apply, visit the Scholarship page.
Laura Mason Davies
Laura Mason Davies graduated from Lubbock High School in 2003. She was active in volleyball in high school and had multiple academic achievements. She attended Mesa State University in Grand Junction, Colorado where she played volleyball until returning to Lubbock to enroll at Texas Tech University. She graduated from Texas Tech with a Bachelor of Science. She married Jeramy Davies in 2007. In 2010, Laura achieved her Ph.D. in Physical Therapy. She coached for Guns Up Volleyball and served as our Club Director from September 2012 to September 2014.
Laura was an inspirational physical therapist who helped athletes through injury recovery and was also a dedicated advocate for women’s health issues. She was an avid runner and participated in marathons and triathlons around Texas.
Laura was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2014 and lost her brave battle on July 15, 2017.
To honor Laura and celebrate her life, we are proud to offer a $2,000 college scholarship for our own graduating seniors, in her memory.
Guns Up Volleyball Club is committed to training young athletes to perform at their highest level by uniting talented and passionate players. We view the volleyball court as our classroom, transformed to teach lessons of accountability, character, commitment, communication, cooperation, courage, discipline, integrity, leadership, respect, responsibility, teamwork, work ethic, and the importance of sacrifice and sportsmanship. We strive to have a positive impact on each and every individual in our club.
12 Elite- 2011
13 Elite- 2011
17 Elite- 2013
18 Elite- 2016
Guns Up Volleyball Club
Lubbock, TX 79453