As a junior ('05): Saw action in 14 games...picked up a season-high three kills against Bethune-Cookman and Siena...had two blocks against Siena and Long Island.
As a freshman and sophomore ('03-'04): Attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she was a two-year starter...her freshman year she finished with 119 kills and was second on the team with 7 solo blocks and 86 block assists...in her sophomore campaign she finished with 172 kills an impressive 24 solo blocks and 76 block assists to average 1.28 blocks per game...a member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Played for Dave Roher at Lemon Bay High School...named First Team All-Area by the Englewood Sun-Herald...two-time All-Area Honorable Mention...2003 team captain and MVP...led the team in blocks and kills for two seasons....two-sport athlete: volleyball and softball.
Club: Played for the Whitesands Volleyball Club.
Personal: Communications major...daughter of Dana and Leslie Ociesa...born July 28, 1985 in Venice, FL...brother Jake plays baseball at Murray State...hobbies include boating, fishing and going to the beach.