2 - Christiana Blakeslee
Christiana Blakeslee
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ashtabula, Ohio
High School: Lakeside
Position: S/RS

2012: Played in 16matches with nine starts...appeared in 44 sets...ranked second onthe team with a career-best 222 assists...also posted a career-best69 digs...tallied 17 kills, 10 aces and 10 blocks...recorded herfirst career double-double with 34 assists and 11 digs versusCentral Connecticut (9/8)...tallied 24 assists and 10 digs versusHartford (9/11)...posted 21 assists and 10 digs versus Bucknell(11/2)...member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

2011: Played in 16 matches, including the lasteight of the season...made eight starts...appeared in 41sets...ranked second on the team with 66 assists...tallied acareer-best 12 aces...also recorded 21 kills, 42 digs and 10 totalblocks...posted four kills and seven digs each against Lafayette(10/22) and New Hampshire (10/26)...tallied four kills in thevictory over Navy (11/5)...totaled one kill, three aces, four digsand two blocks in the victory over Colgate (11/12).

2010: Played in 25 matches with 15starts…appeared in 80 sets…ranked fourth on the teamwith 0.26 blocks per set and was fifth with 21blocks…recorded 74 kills, 30 assists and 63digs…tallied six kills in the win over Quinnipiac(10/13)…posted a season-best nine kills against Bucknell(10/16)…recorded a season-best 12 digs versus Army(10/30)…posted seven kills in the victory over Navy(11/6).

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of thevarsity volleyball team at Lakeside H.S. for coach LisaNewsome…senior captain…as a junior she earned firstteam All-County and All-Conference honors, while as a sophomore sheearned second team All-County and honorable mention All-Conferenceaccolades…missed the majority of her senior season due toinjury…team went 22-4, won the sectional championship andmade the school’s first district appearance her sophomoreyear, while the team won the conference title her sophomore andjunior years…as a senior she earned the Dr. William SeedsScholarship…also played club volleyball for Club Ashtabula,Renaissance and Maverick Volleyball Club…four-time club teamcaptain…member of student council.

Personal: Daughter of Richard and RobertaBlakeslee…has one sister (Amanda)...a Sociology major.

 Blakeslee's CareerStatistics

SeasonSets PlayedKillsAssistsDigsBlocksAces
201080743063212
2011412166421012
20124417222691010
Total1651123181744124