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Precious Manu
Precious Manu

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Carson, Calif.

High School:
Carson H.S.

Height:
5-6

Position:
S/DS

09/22/2013

VALPO TOPS UMES 3-0

Hawks wrap up regular season tournament schedule in Buffalo.

09/21/2013

#13 OHIO STATE BUCKS UMES; 3-0

Hawks can't hang with ranked Ohio State who hits close to .500 for the match.

09/14/2013

CHARLOTTE DOWNS HAWKS 3-0 AT SPARTAN INVITE

Jerabkova leads the way with eight kills and 14 assists.

09/14/2013

UMES GRABS FIRST WIN OF SEASON WITH 3-0 DEFEAT OF WILDCATS

Ashley Smith pounds out a dozen kills in the Hawks win.

09/06/2013

UMES' PETRA JERABKOVA LEADS HAWKS IN 3-1 LOSS TO MANHATTAN

Newcomer Jerabkova makes debut and comes up a dig shy of a triple double.

01/31/2014

UMES Volleyball v. Norfolk State (10.18.13)

UMES Volleyball versus Norfolk State University at Echols Hall (Photos by Mark Sutton)

01/16/2014

UMES Volleyball v. Norfolk State (11.07.13)

UMES Volleyball v. Norfolk State inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center

01/15/2014

UMES Volleyball v. Coppin State (11.03.13)

UMES volleyball versus Coppin State inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Megan Raymond)

10/09/2013

UMES Volleyball vs. Delaware State

See Joey Gardner's shot of the team taking on Delaware State in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center on September 27.

09/12/2013

UMES Volleyball @ Sacred Heart

See John Meore's shot of the team taking on Sacred Heart at the 2013 SHU Hampton Inn Invitational.

2013:Played in 80 sets as setter and defensive specialist ... totalled 107 digs, 39 assists, 20 aces, and nine kills in her first season ... recorded three digs in her first collegiate match against Bradley (August 31) ... set a career-high nine digs versus Charlotte (Sept. 13) ... finished second on the team with five digs versus #13 Ohio State (Sept. 20) ... finished second on the team with eight digs while recording her first career kill versus Howard (Oct. 14) ... had a match-high three aces against Morgan State (Oct. 31) ... recorded career-highs in assists (19) and blocks (2) versus Norfolk State (Nov. 7)

High School/Club: Received the President's Award (2013) ... won the Marine League Championship (2012) ... played two seasons of varsity volleyball (2011-12) ... a four-year scholar athlete (2009-12) in basketball (2010), softball (2010), & volleyball (2009-12) ... Most Valuable Player (2012) ... Most Offensive Player (2012) ... First Team All-City (2012) ... Two-Time First Team Marine League (2011-12) ... won Coaches Award (2011) ... member of the Golden West 18 Asics Volleyball Club Travel Team where the team won silver in Reno Qualifiers.

Personal: Born July 13, 1995 in Torrance, CA ... daughter of Samila & Erana Manu ... has one sister, Terina, and two brothers, Lione & Makini ... major is Exercise Science ... pre-game routineis to say a prayer before the game and listening to music... plans to become an athletic trainer or strength & conditioning coach at the collegiate or professional level after graduation ... favorite saying is"Why not me? Why not us?" ... hobbies outside of sports are singing and playing instruments with family and friends ... personal best sports moment is earning a starting spot in the 2013 Reno Qualifiers while winning silver in the process ... most influential people in her life is her family because of their unconditional love & support... personal best non-athletic accomplishment is maintaining a 3.5 GPA ... personal athletic goalis to improve everyday... personal athletic goals before graduating is maintaining a scholarship

Career Highs

Kills: 2 (2x, last @ Delaware State, Oct. 20, 2013)

Aces: 3 (3x, last v. Morgan State, Oct. 31, 2013)

Assists: 19 (v. Norfolk State, Nov. 7, 2013)

Digs: 9 (2x, @ Norfolk State, Sept. 14, 2013)

Blocks: 2 (v. Norfolk State, Nov. 7, 2013)

CAREER STATISTICS

Year SP MP K K/S E TA PCT A SA D BS BA TB TP TP/S
2013 80 23 9 0.11 20 75 -.147 39 20 107 0 2 2 30.0 0.38
Total 80 23 9 0.11 20 75 -.147 39 20 107 0 2 2 30.0 0.38