Postgame Highlights: St. John's 3, La Salle 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.
As A Senior (2017): Played in all 119 sets and 33 matches, making 28 starts … named ECAC Offensive Player of the Year … finished with the third-most kill attempts in a season in school-history with 1,351 and eighth-highest kills in a year with 480 … ranked second in the BIG EAST with 4.03 kills per set and third in the league with 4.25 points per set … named the BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week once (Nov. 7) and earned a spot on the Albany Invitational All-Tournament Team … finished with 1,154 kills for the ninth-most in school history … reached double-digits in kills in all but eight matches and registered six 20 or more kill performances … collected 47 blocks, 43 digs and hit at a .210 clip on the season … recorded a career-high 30 kills against Stony Brook at Carnesecca Arena (Sept. 19) and 26 kills against UTSA (Sept. 15) in the Baylor Classic opener … notched a season-high .444 hitting percentage against Marquette (Oct. 27).
As A Sophomore (2015): Played in 120 sets across 33 matches, making 30 starts … led the team in attacking percentage (.333) and tied Puna Richardson (2003) for the fifth-highest hitting percentage in a season in program history ... finished fourth in the BIG EAST in attacking percentage and third in conference play (.351) ... finished second on the team in kills with 262 while averaging 2.18 kills per set … finished tied third on the squad in service aces with 14 … ranked second on the team in total blocks with 88 …earned her first career BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll mention (Oct. 5) … registered a career-high 17 kills vs. Georgetown (Oct. 3) … notched a career-high six blocks against Marquette (Nov. 14) … tallied a career-high two service aces at Saint Mary’s (Sept. 5) ... received All-BIG EAST Second Team accolades.
Off the Court: Born in Bethpage, N.Y. ... daughter of Barbara Ann and Gerard Cast ... has two younger siblings, Nicole and Victoria ... lists taking pictures, camping and shopping as her hobbies ... lists her family as the most influential people in her athletic career ... chose St. John's because of the team, coach and the campus atmosphere ... favorite book is Fault in Our Stars ... favorite food is Sushi ... favorite song is "Suit & Tie" by Justin Timberlake ... favorite TV show is "Saturday Night Live" ... favorite pro team is the New York Yankees.