Aleksandra Vrvilo | #14 | DS
Hometown: Beaverton, Ore.
Previous School: Westview HS
2014 (Sophomore): One of two players to play in all 105 sets… Set NCAA era records for most digs in a season with 583 and most digs per set with 5.55… Led the South Atlantic Conference in digs per set while finished fourth in total digs… One of two players on the team to eclipse 100 assists with 107… Named College Division First Team All-State by the NCCSIA… Amassed 20 plus digs in 14 matches and surpassed 30 digs on three occasions… Posted a career-high 36 digs, third most in a game in the NCAA era, twice, first versus Carson-Newman on September 26 and again on November 1 versus Mars Hill… Named SAC Player of the Week during final week of season after having 69 digs and four service aces over three matches versus Lenoir-Rhyne, at Catawba and at Queens.
2013 (Freshman): Appeared in all 27 matches for the Tornados, playing in all but two sets... Led the team with 413 digs, the fifth-highest single-season total in the NCAA era... Second on the team with 30 service aces, the eighth-highest single-season total in school history... Notched at least 10 digs 21 times, including in each of her last 12 matches on the season dating back to the Queens match on October 18... Notched her career high of 39 digs in a four-set loss at Newberry on November 2.
Personal: From Beaverton, Ore...Named Most Valuable Defensive Player of the Year at Westview High School...Second Team All-League Libero/Defensive Specialist...Named Academic All-League...2010-2011 Regional Champions...Member of the 2011 USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Flight #1 Champions...Earned 5th place at U16's beach doubles tournament in 2011, and 3rd at the U18's beach doubles tournament in 2012...Placed 5th at 18's National Colorado Crossroads in 2012...2012 NCVA-18's Open Flight Champions...Played soccer and ran track and field for the Wildcats...Honor Roll student.