15 Jesicah Ambrisco
15 Jesicah Ambrisco
Birth Date: 03/28/1988
Height: 6-1
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
High School: Regina Catholic
Position: OH
2006: Finished second on team in kills (363) in a 103 games played... Named to the Peach Belt All-Tournament Team ... Averaged 14.5 kills and 3.5 digs per match during the Spartans' run to the tournament semifinals ... Posted 19 kills and a .267 hitting percentage in five-game semifinal win over UNC Pembroke (11/3) ... Averaged 3.05 kills amd 0.44 kills in Peach Belt Conference play ... Fired a .679 hitting percentage against Presbyterian, posting 20 kills in 28 attempts and making just one error (8/26) ... Made a career-high five blocks, four assisted against Rollins (9/9) ... Made a career-high five digs twice, at Armstrong Atlantic State (9/22) and against Lenoir-Rhyne (10/24) ... Posted a career-high 22 kills and 51 attacks at USC Aiken (9/28) ... Also had 20 kills against Presbyterian (8/26) and had 21 at Southern Wesleyan (8/29) ... Dropped in two solo blocks at UNC Pembroke (10/21) and against Augusta State (10/27) ... Carried a .400 or better hitting percentage in seven matches ... Posted 10 or more kills in 20 matches and had two or more blocks in 11 matches ... Member of the Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll. High School: A four-year letterwinner and three-year starter at Regina High School ... A Third Team All-State selection as a junior and senior ... Also earned all-district honors three times and was First Team All-Conference three times and First Team All-Area twice ... Was one of 36 players invited to participate in the 2005 Iowa Senior Volleyball Classic All-Stars ... Led team in kills and hitting percentage as a junior and senior ... Set school's kills record with 1,077 in her career ... Helped her club volleyball team, the Iowa Rockets, to a third-place finish at the 2003 USA Volleyball Tournament ... A member of the National Honor Society ... Had fifth-highest GPA in her graduating class ... A member of the Student Council, Liturgy Rocks, the Holy Rollers Choral Group and Operation Smile ... Also played basketball and was a football team cheerleader for two seasons each. Personal: Born March 28, 1988 ... Daughter of David and Beth Ambrisco ... Has an older sister, Jennifer, and a younger brother, Jason ... An elementary education major.