Hawks wrap up regular season tournament schedule in Buffalo.
UMES plays well against tournament host.
Newcomer Jerabkova makes debut and comes up a dig shy of a triple double.
Submitted photos from UMES student-athletes
UMES Volleyball versus Norfolk State University at Echols Hall (Photos by Mark Sutton)
UMES Volleyball v. Norfolk State inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center
UMES volleyball versus Coppin State inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Megan Raymond)
See Joey Gardner's shot of the team taking on Delaware State in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center on September 27.
2013:Competed in 60 sets (23 matches) in her first season as a Hawk ... registered 75 digs, 47 kills, eight assists, seven blocks (one solo) ... elected to the 2014 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Commissioner's All-Academic Team ... had seven digs and a career-high six kills against Valparaiso (Sept. 21) ... posted a career-high 11 digs in the road win over Delaware State (Oct. 20) ... finished second on the team with eight digs against Morgan State (Oct. 31) ... had 10 digs and a career-high two aces versus Norfolk State (Nov. 7).
High School/Club: Earned Academic Honors (2011) ... Honor Roll recipient (2009) ... involved with Outwardband Bulgaria.
Personal: Born March 5, 1992 in Bulgaria ... daugther of Nina Manolova and Todor Manolov ... has two brothers, Hristo & Zdravko ... major is General Studies - Sociology/Photography ... pre-game routine/superstitions are talking to family and praying ... plans to attend graduate school, play beach volleyball, travel, and work ... best advice/favorite saying received is, "Life is tough, but you must be tougher." ... hobbies outside of sports include photography and traveling ... favorite book/author is The Little Prince ... personal best sports moment is being a member of the Teen Bulgarian National Team (2005) ... most influential person(s) is her family ... personal best non-athletic accomplishment is graduating from junior college ... personal athletic goals for the season is giving her best for the team ... personal athletic goal before graduation is making the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Tournament.
Kills: 6 (v. Valparaiso, Sept. 21, 2013)
Aces: 2 (v. Norfolk State, Nov. 7, 2013)
Assists: 2 (@ Bradley, Aug. 31, 2013)
Digs: 11 (@ Delaware State, Oct. 20, 2013)
Blocks: 2 (2x, last v. Morgan State, Oct. 31, 2013)