#11 Morganne Longoria
2015: Appeared in 30 matches for the Crusaders during her junior campaign, playing 107 sets ... paced team with 494 total digs, averaging 4.62 digs/set - good for fifth in the Horizon League ... led the Crusaders on the back line as the team ranked sixth nationally in digs/set ... through three seasons, ranks fifth all-time at Valpo in total digs (1,569) ... reached double figures in digs on 26 occasions, including 10 matches with at least 20 digs ... also finished the year third on the team with 93 assists and tied for third with 26 service aces ... earned All-Tournament Team accolades at season-opening Chattanooga Classic Aug. 28-29, totaling 50 digs in three Valpo wins ... opened season with 23 digs in five-set win over host Chattanooga Aug. 28 ... set season high with seven assists in sweep of Elon Sept. 11 ... picked up 21 digs in win over Toledo Sept. 15 ... recorded season-best four service aces in Sept. 19 win over Western Illinois ... reached double figures in digs in each of her final 19 appearances of the season ... had consecutive 20+ dig efforts Sept. 29 versus UIC and Oct. 2 against Oakland, recording 23 and 21 digs, respectively ... set season high with 25 digs against Northern Kentucky Oct. 24 ... recorded six assists and 24 digs in Crusaders' Horizon League Championship semifinal win over Oakland Nov. 21 ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2014: Started 32 matches at libero for Valpo during her sophomore year, appearing in 114 sets ... led the Crusaders with 506 digs (4.44/set), ranking fifth in the Horizon League in the category ... reached double figures in digs in 28 of 32 matches, tallying at least 20 digs on nine occasions ... opened season with 23 digs and a season-high seven assists Aug. 29 against Wofford ... matched career high with 30 digs Sept. 3 in victory over IUPUI ... followed with back-to-back 20-dig matches on Sept. 5 versus UMKC and Stephen F. Austin ... earned All-Tournament Team accolades at UT Martin's Skyhawk Invitational Sept. 12-13, averaging nearly four digs per set in a trio of sweeps ... recorded 27 digs in win over Murray State Sept. 19 ... posted season-long stretch of eight consecutive matches with double-figure digs Sept. 26-Oct. 19, seven of which came in league play ... averaged 4.58 digs/set within Horizon League action ... committed just seven serve reception errors in 18 total matches versus Horizon League opposition ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2013: Appeared in all 33 matches for the Crusaders as a freshman, playing in 124 sets at libero ... member of Horizon League All-Freshman Team ... paced league with 569 total digs (4.59/set), ninth-most in a single season in Valpo history and second-most by a freshman ... also ranked second on the team with 28 service aces against just 25 errors ... reached double figures in digs 30 times, including 12 matches with at least 20 digs and a pair of 30-dig efforts ... debuted with 13 digs in win at UCF Aug. 30 ... named to All-Tournament Team at the UCF Invitational, helping Crusaders to 4-0 mark with three double-figure dig matches and a season-best five service aces against Alabama State Aug. 31 ... stood out as Valpo won the Popcorn Classic Sept. 6-7, posting at least 21 digs in three straight matches and averaging five digs per set as the Crusaders went 4-0 ... tallied 28 digs in win at Evansville Sept. 14 ... opened Horizon League play with 22-dig effort in Sept. 28 win at UIC ... recorded 21 digs and four aces Oct. 12 at Cleveland State ... picked up 27 digs in come-from-behind victory at IUPUI Oct. 15 ... set season best with 30 digs at Green Bay Nov. 2 ... matched that mark seven days later versus Youngstown State.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Demons ... named a PrepVolleyball.com All-American following her senior season ... one of just 150 players nationwide to earn All-American accolades, and one of just six liberos ... named three times to PrepVolleyball.com's "Defensive Dandies" ... earned First Team All-State honors as a senior ... helped squad to second consecutive state championship ... a Third Team All-State honoree as a junior, helping Demons to state title ... Honorable Mention All-State as a sophomore ... three-time First Team All-Area, First Team All-County and First Team All-Conference ... Demons won conference championship in each of her four seasons, never losing a conference match ... holds Burlington records for digs (1,747) and service aces (255) ... played club volleyball for Wisconsin Juniors and Milwaukee Sting ... helped Sting to second-place finish at Junior Olympics as a 13 year old, third-place finish as a 14 year old and fifth-place finish as a 15 year old ... also earned one letter in softball ... a member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Morganne is the daughter of Jorge and Heather Longoria ... majors are sports management and physical education.