12  Jalicia Ross
Jalicia Ross
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bank Village, Trinidad

Height:
6-3

Position:
MH/OH

JUNIOR SEASON Played a career-high 118 games in all 32 matches of 2007...Ross collected a third-best 296 kills and added a second-best 94 total blocks (22 solo, 72 assisted)...Oct. 21 had a career-high 18 kills against East Carolina...had double-digit kills in 14 matches in 2007...averaged 2.51 kills per game...registered seven total blocks (1 solo, 6 assisted) in Herd's only C-USA regular season loss to UAB, Oct. 12...was named to the All-C-USA Second Team for her solid performance at the net in 2007...also earned team's "Academic Excellence Award" at postseason banquet.

SOPHOMORE SEASON Ross played in 20 matches in 2006 and contributed 40 kills including a career-high 10 kills on Sept. 8 against Lehigh, and tallied 10 blocks on the season.

RS FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in five games in 2005... recorded a career-high 5 kills against Coppin State, Sept. 11... produced five blocks on the season, four of which came against Coppin State.

FRESHMAN SEASON: Red-shirted, did not play

PRIOR TO MARSHALL: Ross comes to Marshall with teammate Kelly Anne-Billingy from Trinidad...she is a former high jumper for the Trinidad national team before she made the transition to volleyball...played for the Glamorgans for one season with Billingy before coming to Marshall...she was also in high academic standard in her schools she attended in her homeland...she is the daughter of Carol and John Ross...intended major is marketing.