15   Dani D'Ambrose
Dani D'Ambrose

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Addison, Ill.

High School:
Addison Trail

Height:
5-11

Position:
OH


2008 HIGHLIGHTS: Saw action in seven matches and seven sets as an outside hitter...tallied five kills on 16 total attacks with one dig and five points...picked up a season-high three kills with a .400 attack percentage against Chicago State (Aug. 29)...had two kills versus Central Michigan (Nov. 8).

2007 HIGHLIGHTS:
Appeared in 63 games for the Huskies as an outside hitter...tallied 225 kills on the season to finish fourth on the team...earned a career-high 29 kills in a match versus Texas-Pan American (Sept. 7)...finished fourth on the team in points, scoring 245...was also solid on the defensive end with 108 digs...obtained a career-high 18 digs in a match at Western Michigan (Sept. 20)...recorded 13 or more kills on eight occasions, leading the team in kills in three of those matches...finished the season with three double-doubles of kills and digs (Sept. 18, Sept. 20, Sept. 29)...was named MAC Player of the Week on September 10th following her strong performance when she totaled 67 kills and 13 digs on the week...finished ninth among players in the MAC in kills per game with 3.63...was a Victory Scholar with a 3.50 GPA or better.

PREP: Finished her career with 1,614 kills, 338 blocks and a school-record 238 service aces...Her 1,614 kills rank third in IHSA history...four-time Academic All-Conference selection, three-time All-West Suburban Gold Conference honoree and three-time team MVP...earned honorable mention All-State honors as a junior...earned Press Publications Player of the Year honors as a junior...member of the National Honor Society (2005-07) and served as the Student Council President...set school standards in single-season service aces (88, 2005), kills in a match (23, 2005 and 2006), single-season kills (459, 2006), single-season digs (612), digs in a match (32) and hitting percentage in a match (.889).

CLUB VOLLEYBALL: Was a member of Sports Performance for eight years...named an AAU All-American as a 16-year old and was selected to the Junior Olympic All-Tournament team as a 17-year old.

PERSONAL: Double Major - Business Management and Textiles, Apparel, and Merchandising...Birthdate - January 12, 1989...daughter of Michael and S

Dani D'Ambrose's Career Highs

Kills: 39 vs. Texas - Pan American
9-7-07
Attempts: 74 vs. San Diego State
9-8-07
Hitting Pct.: .422 vs. DePaul
9-5-07
Assists: 2 vs. UW-Milwaukee
9-18-07
Digs: 18 at Western Michigan
9-20-07
Total Blocks: 3 vs. Western Kentucky
8-25-07

Dani D'Ambrose's Career Statistics

YEAR MP-GP K K/G E TA PCT. A A/G SA SE RE DIG DIG/G TOT. B/G PTS.
2007 23-63 225 3.57 104 638 .190 5 0.08 14 16 14 108 1.71 10 0.16 245.0
2008 7-7 5 0.71 5 16 .000 0 0.00 0 0 3 1 0.14 0 0.00 5.0
TOTALS 30-70 230 3.29 109 654 .185 5 0.07 14 16 17 109 1.56 10 0.14 250.0