Volleyball Announces Incoming Class

Holy Cross Athletics   06-08-2016

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross volleyball head coach Melissa Batie-Smoose has announced the 2016-2017  incoming class for the CrusadersAlessandra Vasquez (Cary, Ill.), Luisa Soares (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) and Lizzie Webb (Wellesley, Mass.) will join the Holy Cross program in the 2016-2017 academic year.

“This is our first recruiting class, so through the process, we got to know them individually," said Batie-Smoose. “For us, it was going after the type of people we want and the culture we want. There are a lot of people who can fit the role skill-wise, but we really wanted the right people who will embrace what we’re trying to do here and are very passionate about playing.”

Here is a look at the incoming class. Click on a student-athlete's name to read more about her.

Name

Pos.

Ht.

Hometown/High School

Alessandra Vasquez

Outside Hitter

5-9

Cary, Ill./Cary-Grove

Luisa Soares

Outside Hitter

5-8

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil/Colegio Q.I.

Lizzie Webb

Setter

5-10

Wellesley, Mass./Wellesley

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