Hawks wrap up regular season tournament schedule in Buffalo.
Hawks can't hang with ranked Ohio State who hits close to .500 for the match.
Jerabkova leads the way with eight kills and 14 assists.
Ashley Smith pounds out a dozen kills in the Hawks win.
Newcomer Jerabkova makes debut and comes up a dig shy of a triple double.
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.
See John Meore's shot of the team taking on Sacred Heart at the 2013 SHU Hampton Inn Invitational.
2013:Played in 80 sets while totaling 107 digs, 39 assists, 20 aces, and nine kills in her first season as a Hawk ... recorded three digs in her first collegiate match against Bradley (08/31/13) ... registered her first career ace versus Western Illinois (08/31/13) ... tied a team-high two aces against Sacred Heart (09/07/13) ... set a career-high nine digs versus Charlotte (09/13/13) ... had a team-high three aces in the victory over Bethune-Cookman (09/14/13) ... registered team-highs in digs (9) and aces (2) against Norfolk State (09/14/13) ... finished second on the team with five digs versus #13 Ohio State (09/20/13) ... tallied a match-high three aces against Valparaiso (09/21/13) ... finished second on the team with eight digs while recording her first career kill versus Howard (10/04/13) ... had an ace against Coppin State (10/06/13) ... tied a team-high two aces versus Morgan State (10/11/13) ... a career-high two digs against Norfolk State (10/18/13) ... finished third on the team with eight digs while tying her career-high two kills in the road win over Delaware State (10/20/13) ... lead the team with nine assists versus Howard (10/25/13) ... had a match-high three aces against Morgan State (10/31/13) ... recorded career-highs in assists (19) and blocks (2) versus Norfolk State (11/07/13) ... scored an ace against Hampton (11/10/13).
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 routine/superstition is listening to music ... Plans to become an athletic trainer or strength & conditioning coach at the collegiate or professional level after graduation ... Best advice/favorite saying received is, "Never let anyone put limitations on me, I control my own destiny! No one can stop me, only if I let them." ... 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 person is her father because he never quit on her ... Personal best non-athletic accomplishment is maintaining a 3.5 grade point average (GPA) ... Personal athletic goals for the season are improving every day and earning a starting spot ... Personal athletic goals before graduating is maintaining a scholarship ... The most important thing to Precious is her family.
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)