Sophomore breaks school record on the vault
Senior breaks school record in 55-meter dash to start indoor season
The team posted a 10-4 Horizon League regular season record.
Senior pilots Flames two back-to-back road wins last week
Senior totals 38 kills in two tournament matches
AS A (REDSHIRT) FRESHMAN (2011): Earned the UIC "Unity, Integrity, Commitment" Award ... began the season as a hitter, before transitioning to the starting libero ... appeared in all 106 sets ... led the team in service aces with 28 ... paced the Flames with 350 digs for an average of 3.30 per set ... posted five service aces against Western Illinois on 8.30.11.
AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Did not appear in the UIC line up, retained four years of eligibility.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner at Amos Alonzo Stagg (Ill.) ... helped the Chargers to four South Suburban Red Conference Championships ... three-time regional champions ... led the team in kills, blocks, digs and serve receptions as a senior ... three-time all- South Suburban Red selection ... three-time all-city honoree ... two-time all-region and all-county recipient ... all-state selection as a senior ... holds the school record in kills (1,126) and digs (1,212) ... born May, 5, 1992, in Oak Lawn, Ill. ... daughter of John and Debbie Strus ... has two brothers, Marty and Max ... brother plays basketball at Lewis ... currently enrolled as a nutrition major.