13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Aleksandra Wachowicz, Mario Carrera and Shawn Heide enter into esteemed honor society.
Red Storm went 5-1 in six sets played against Hofstra, Stony Brook, Fordham.
Sophomore Karin Palgutova earns All-Region honors for second-consecutive season.
St. John's duo placed in top-three in kills per set in the conference.
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.
Amy Zimmer Interviews Aleksandra Wachowicz
Postgame Highlights: St. John's 3, Villanova 1
2013 Intro Video
BIG EAST Tournament Preview with Gabriela Petkova, Aleksandra Wachowicz, Karin Palgutova, and Shawna-Lei Santos.
Big East Season Opener vs. Seton Hall
The Red Storm finished 20-12 (7-8)
St. John's Bread and Life
St. John's takes on DePaul on "Senior Night" from Carnesecca Arena on Nov. 9, 2012.
St. John's defeats Georgetown in three sets at Carnesecca Arena on Sept. 21, 2012.
As A Junior (2013): Played in 114 sets across 32 matches, making 29 starts ... placed second on the squad in kills (432) and kills per set (3.79) ... set new match-highs in kills (28) and attacks (64) ... recorded double-digit kills in 21 matches ... had career high 28 kills, two digs, and four blocks against Stony Brook (Sep. 20) ... racked up 27 kills on a .532 attacking percentage in a road win over BIG EAST rival Villanova (Oct. 12) ... recorded 18 kills and three blocks in a win vs. CCSU (Aug. 30) ... picked up 25 kills on a .295 attacking percentage while adding two digs against BIG EAST rival Georgetown (Oct. 11) ... racked up 18 kills and a career-high 15 digs vs. Seton Hall (Sep. 27) ... had 22 kills and10 digs at home vs. Butler (Oct. 26) ... collected 22 kills, five digs, and two blocks vs. Creighton (Nov. 15) ... recorded 21 kills and ten digs in a BIG EAST home win against DePaul (Nov. 16) had a career high of .591 hitting percentage, 15 kills and four digs in a sweep vs. Brown (Sep. 7)...received All-BIG EAST Second Team accolades...earned AVCA Honorable Mention honors...named to CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District First Team...three time BIG EAST weekly honor roll recipient.
As A Sophomore (2012): Played in 115 sets across 32 matches, making 30 starts ... placed second in kills (348) and kills per set (3.03) on the squad ... set new match-highs in kills (21) and attacks (55) ... recorded double-digit kills in 17 matches ... had 11 kills, four digs, and one block vs. then-No. 10 Louisville in the BIG EAST quarterfinals (Nov. 16) ... racked up 18 kills on a .406 attacking percentage in a road win at Syracuse (Nov. 2) ... recorded 14 kills and three blocks in a win vs. Seton Hall (Oct. 26) ... picked up 13 kills on a .294 attacking percentage, while adding three digs vs. Cincinnati (Oct. 14) ... racked up 15 kills on a career-high 55 attempts and added a dig and two blocks vs. then-No. 15 Louisville (Oct. 12) ... had 11 kills, a dig, and three blocks at Notre Dame (Oct. 7) ... collected 13 kills, six digs, and a block at DePaul (Oct. 6) ... recorded 13 kills, six digs and two blocks in a sweep against Georgetown (Sept. 21) ... tied a career-high for kills (21) and set a new career-high for attempts (55) vs. Idaho State (Sept. 8) ... picked up 14 kills, four digs, and a block solo vs. Bryant (Sept. 7) ... made her first-career BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (Sept. 3) ... won Central Connect State Invitational MVP honors (Sept. 1) ... had 13 kills on a .370 attacking percentage and added a pair of service aces and eight digs vs. Holy Cross (Sept. 1) ... collected 18 kills vs. Brown (Sept. 1) ... set a new career-high in kills (21), while adding a pair of assists, a service ace, four digs, and a block in a road win at Central Connecticut (Aug. 31) ... picked up 16 kills, a pair of assists, and five digs vs. UMBC (Aug. 25).
As A Freshman (2011): Played in 80 sets across 30 matches, starting 20 ... led all freshmen and ranked fourth-best on the team with 163 kills ... had a 2.04 kill per set average, which tied for third-highest on the team ... notched a team-high 25 service aces on a team-high 0.31 service ace per set average ... also contributed 81 digs and ranked second among freshmen with 37 blocks ... had double-digit kills in six contests ... racked up 10 kills, a service ace, and six digs in the season-finale at Rutgers (Nov. 13) ... collected nine kills on a season-high 41 attacks and added three digs, a season-high four blocks, and a season-high six service aces - a team-best for the season - at Seton Hall (Nov. 12) ... narrowly missed a double-double with 10 kills and a season-high nine digs vs. Pittsburgh (Nov. 4) ... notched 14 kills, eight digs, and a solo block vs. Iowa (Sept. 17) ... compiled 13 kills and added five service aces and four blocks, both of which were season-highs at the time, in a sweep of St Francis (Sept. 16) ... tallied a season-high 18 kills on a .484 attacking percentage and added two service aces, three digs, and two blocks in a 3-1 win vs. Toledo (Sept. 3) ... racked up 14 kills, two service aces, six digs, and two blocks in her Red Storm debut vs. Iona (Aug. 26).
At Marii Konopnickiej: A four-year letterwinner ... team captain in 2010-11 ... named team MVP and team's best hitter (2011) ... named junior championship's best hitter (2009) ... also played for the Polish Junior National Team (2008-11) ... placed third at the European Championships (2009).
Off the Court: Nicknamed "Ola" ... lists playing soccer, reading, and photography as her hobbies ... most thrilling moment of her athletic career was playing for the Polish National Team ... chose St. John's for its good academic reputation and volleyball program ... if she weren't playing volleyball, she would be playing soccer ... aspires to play professional volleyball in the Italian League ... favorite food is Polish dumplings ... majoring in business management.