As a junior ('07): Enters her senior year as FAU's all-time leader in career assists...passed Jeana Boyle for first all-time with 28 against Middle Tennessee...named to All-Tournament Team of the Lobo Classic with 122 assists in three matches...added 27 digs in that tournament...made All-Tournament Team at Drake Invitational with 113 assists over the weekend...had five double-doubles on the season, including season highs in both assists (67) and digs (15) against South Alabama...had a career-high four total blocks against Central Michigan.
As a sophomore ('06): Only player to start every match...posted a career-high 74 assists against Iowa to earn All-Tournament honors at the Hawkeye Holiday Inn Classic...had two of her five double-doubles of the season at that tournament...averaged 11.11 assists per game to rank seventh in the Sun Belt...had a career-high 19 digs against North Texas...her 1144 assists for the year ranks third in school history...finished the year ranked third in FAU history in career assists.
At the Sun Belt Tournament ('06): Finished with 34 assists and two digs against Middle Tennessee.
As a freshman ('05): Led the Atlantic Sun Conference with 12.46 assists per game in her rookie campaign and was named to the All-Conference team...broke the FAU single season assists record against UCF on Nov. 11...named to the All-Tournament Teams at the FAU Invitational after she averaged 10.15 assists per game with four service aces and to the USF Best Western Invitational where she averaged 14.10 assists per game...posted three double-doubles for the season after picking up 12 digs in matches against Fairfield, Boston College and Jacksonville...had nine matches with more than 50 assists...her season-high was 67 in a five-game match against Belmont in the regular season.
At the A-Sun Tournament ('05): Named to the A-Sun All-Tournament Team after she finished with a 14.57 assists per game average and a team-leading four service aces...all of her service aces came against Belmont and were a season-high.
High School: Played for Jenny Mauer at St. Joseph's Academy in St. Louis, MO...earned All-State honors as a senior and All-Metro honors her final two seasons...invited to the USA Volleyball Junior National Camp...excelled in the classroom and was a member of the National Honor Society.
Club Volleyball: Team captain for the St. Louis CYC.
Personal: International business major...daughter of Lisa and Chris LaRocca...her mother played volleyball at St. Louis University and the University of Missouri-Columbia...her sister, Cara, plays soccer at DePaul...born March 7, 1987, in St. Louis, MO...hobbies include riding horses.
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