A hate-love relationship

Updated: August 28, 2013, 9:25 AM ET
By Mackenzie Lobby | Special to espnW.com

Bailey Webster is known for her ability to knock down kills on the volleyball court for the University of Texas, but it wasn't always that way. In fact, when the 2012 NCAA women's volleyball tournament's most outstanding player first joined a league in eighth grade, she hated it.

"At first, just hitting the ball and getting it over the net was frustrating," she said. "Volleyball is more difficult than people think."

To make matters worse, the 6-foot youngster ...

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