Earned an invitation to the U.S. Collegiate National Team Program in the summer of 2014 … continued to impact the Seminoles lineup as she ranked top five on the team in multiple categories including kills solo blocks (6-t-4th), assisted blocks (101-3rd), total blocks (107-3rd), kills/set (1.94-3rd), blocks/set (1.00-4th) and kills (208-5th) … replicated that effort in ACC play as she ranked among team leaders in assisted blocks (59-3rd), total blocks (62-3rd), blocks/set (4th-1.05), kills (112-5th) and kills/set (1.90-5th) … got the season off to a solid start with six kills and two assisted blocks against Oklahoma (Aug. 28) … followed that performance with eight kills (.353 attack percentage) and four assisted blocks against Colorado (Aug.29) … cinched all-tournament honors at the Omni Hotels Colorado Classic after driving home 12 kills (.391 attack percentage), seven assisted blocks and four digs in a sweep of San Diego (Aug. 29) … drove home 10 kills and added two assisted blocks and two solo blocks at No. 22 Ohio State (Sept. 5) … enjoyed a pair of seven-kill performances against Florida A&M (Sept. 12) and Xavier (Sept. 12) as she combined for nine assisted blocks at the Aloft Seminole Invite … finished with 14 kills (.609 attack percentage) and three assisted blocks against Texas A&M (Sept. 18) … key part of the Florida State offense with a season-high 15 kills (.344 attack percentage) in a clash with No. 5 Florida (Sept. 20) … returned from an eye injury, suffered in late September, to finish with 17 kills, eight digs and seven assisted blocks as the Seminoles won road contests at North Carolina (Oct. 16) and NC State (Oct. 18). That began a stretch of at least seven kills for the next seven matches, including a nine-kill outing against Syracuse (Oct. 23) … was active on defense with five assisted blocks and three digs against No. 22 Louisville (Nov. 15) … capped off her final weekend at Tully Gymnasium by posting 10 kills (vs. Wake Forest) and 11 kills (vs. Duke), completing a pair of four-set wins … anchored the front row with 10 assisted blocks against Georgia Tech (Nov. 25) to go along with four kills … drove home four kills (.417 attack percentage) and contributed six assisted blocks in the sweep of Arizona State (Dec. 3) … contributed five assisted blocks and two kills in the second round NCAA Tournament matchup with Florida (Dec. 4).
Helped the Eagles to 21-10 record during the 2013 season … a standout middle blocker, Vaughn accounted for 18 solo and 96 total blocks in 102 sets played … recorded 276 kills posting a .286 hitting percentage … posted career high of 20 kills against Western Wyoming Community College … recorded highs of 10 blocks twice during the season.
Appeared in 61 sets over the course of 19 matches, making 13 starts for the Vols … had a career day against Alabama with nine kills … helped the Vols to earn a NCAA Tournament berth after finishing 22-8 overall.
Graduated from Academy Park High School in 2011 … three-sport athlete who was a part of the women’s basketball, volleyball and track & field teams … earned all-state honors in track.