13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Red Storm went 5-1 in six sets played against Hofstra, Stony Brook, Fordham.
Sophomore Karin Palgutova selected to preseason All-BIG EAST First Team.
Postgame Highlights: St. John's 3, Butler 0
Check out the 2014 St. John's volleyball intro video, which debuted in Carnesecca Arena during the Kaiser Classic on Friday, Sept. 12!
The 2014 St. John's volleyball season begins on Friday, Aug. 29, with the Bryant Invitational in Smithfield, R.I. The home opener is on Monday, Sept. 1 against St. Peter's in Taffner Field House (Rec side). The Carnesecca Arena opener is on Friday, Sept. 12 against Dartmouth.
2013 Intro Video
As A Graduate Student (2017): Played in all 119 sets and started all 33 matches for the Red Storm … led the conference with 144 blocks and second in the league with 1.21 blocks per set …the 144 rejections ranks fifth-most in a season in school history and her 455 career blocks places her second in program history … recorded 215 kills on a .245 hitting percentage and averaged 1.83 kills per set … named to the All-Tournament Team at the Cornell Invitational … hit .400 or better in eight different matches and notched five or more blocks in 13 contests … erupted for a career-high 19 kills in a 3-2 thrilling victory at Xavier (Oct. 7) … tied a career-high with three digs against Texas State (Sept. 16) and Xavier (Nov. 17) … rejected a season-high nine blocks against UTSA (Sept. 15) at the Baylor Classic.
As A Redshirt Junior (2016): Played in 115 sets and started every match … broke the program record for blocks in a season with 168 and finished in the top 10 in the nation for most total blocks … registered 177 kills and averaged 1.54 kills per set, while leading the team in hitting percentage at a .288 clip … led the conference with 1.46 blocks per set … produced her first-career double-double with 10 kills and 10 blocks against UConn (Sept. 17) … tallied a career-high 11 kills against Butler (Sept. 24) and against Villanova (Sept. 27).
As A Redshirt Sophomore (2015): Played in 98 sets across 33 matches, making 28 starts … recorded 74 kills averaging 0.76 kills per set … led the team in total blocks (115) to finish fifth in the BIG EAST … posted a career-high eight kills and 14 attacks at Xavier (Sept. 26) … notched a career-high .714 attack percentage vs. Fresno State (Sept. 5) … tallied a career-high 12 blocks against Auburn (Sept. 19).
Off the Court: Majoring in communications ... enjoys reading e-books, listening to music and watching Korean drama shows ... most influential person in her athletic career is her coach Clayton ... pre-game ritual is eating grapes ... came to St. John's for its proximity to home ... favorite quote is: "Never question the things you've worked hard for when there's only more in your path to receive. Only God can change the outcome of your success." ... favorite movie is "A Little Princess" ... favorite athlete is Anthony Bennett ... favorite pro team is the Toronto Blue Jays ... favorite song is "Latch" by Disclosure feat. Sam Smith ... loves Chinese food and anything that her mother cooks ... daughter of Maureen and Franklin ... has 16 siblings: Sheriffa, Akaya, Tevon, Malique, Jerome, Tamisha, Tevon, Howard, D'Angelo, Franklin Jr., Courtney, Crystal, Keifa, Kayesha, Kadar, Isabelle.