Twelve current and former student-athletes pick up diplomas
Tech ends the 2012 season a 3-27 record
The match will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday at College Park Center in Arlington
Will face Idaho next at 9 p.m., Thursday on the road
Match starts at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Thomas Assembly Center
Ranked fifth in the WAC in digs/set with 3.88 in 60 sets played in conference actions... Recorded a team-high 370 digs... Season-high 27 digs vs. Seattle U (10/11)... Registered double digits in digs in 21 games... Led Tech in service aces on the season with 21... Recorded three service aces in two games this season, one versus South Carolina State (09/01), and the latest against Seattle U (10/11)... Finishes her two-year career at LA Tech as the all-time leader in digs per set in a career with 4.13.
Led the WAC in digs/set with 4.62... Ranked third in conference play, averaging 3.94 digs/set... Recorded a team-high 407 digs... Season-high 35 digs vs. Houston Baptist (9/17)... Registered 20 or more digs in seven games, last vs. San Jose St. (11/12)... Recorded three service aces in two games this season, both vs. SE Louisiana, last on 9/16... Five assists in a game twice this season, last vs. Nevada (11/3)... Season-high three kills on nine attempts vs. SE Louisiana (9/2)
Lee JC (2009-2010)
Broke three all-time single season individual performance records to include: digs in a single season (626), best digs per game average (5.9) and best serve-receive efficiency (97%)... Named to the all-Conference and all-Region XIV teams in 2009 and 2010... Awarded the Conference and Region XIV Libero of the Year Award both years... Nominated for all-American in 2010... She is the all time digs leader at Lee College with 1,141 digs in two seasons.
Prepped at Bayamon Military Academy in Bayamon, Puerto Rico... Played in the High School World Championship in Italy where her team placed ninth overall in 2008... Named the BMA Tournament's All-Start setter her senior year... Instrumental in BMA winning the Intercollegiate Athletic League of Puerto Rico Championship as a senior.
Full name Stephany Salas Velilla... Born January 17, 1992... Daugher of Jeanny Velilla and Jose Arroyo... Has four sibilings, Jose, David, Jonathan, and Daviana Arroyo