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2010 (Sophomore): Played in 14 matches and made nine starts... Had 31 kills and 41 blocks...Posted six kills and five blocks against American (9/22)... Posted four kills and was in on a career-high eight blocks at Canisius (9/25)... The eight blocks were the second-most by a Loyola player in 2010... Put down four kills and five blocks, and also had two aces, versus Marist (10/3).
2009 (Freshman): Played in 46 sets and 16 matches making 11 starts at middle blocker... Totaled 23 kills and 16 blocks (one solo), posting averages of 0.50 kills and 0.35 blocks per set... Hit .139 on the season... Also had six digs and an ace... Hit a career-high four kills on three occasions: against Niagara (10/11), at Fairfield (10/17) and against Marist (10/24)... Hit three kills and assisted on three blocks at Iona (10/18)... Best game came at home against Siena with three kills, three blocks (one solo), three digs and an ace (10/25)... Put in two kills and two blocks at Canisius (11/1).
High School: Four-year letter winner in volleyball at Croton-Harmon (N.Y.) High School in Croton-on-Hudson for coach Robin Cooke... Helped lead the Tigers to sectional finals... Garnered all-league, all-section and all-state accolades... Was an AVVC Player of the Month... Also lettered one year in basketball... Played club volleyball for Downstate Volleyball Club under coach Jackie Goldstein.
Personal: Anastasia Elise Manes... Born in Tarrytown, N.Y... Daughter of Valene Skerpac... has an older sister, Alexandra, and an older brother, Nicholas... Participated in Spirit Club and Midnight Run in high school.