10 - Heather Roberts
Heather Roberts
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Archbishop Mitty
Position: OH

2012: Played in 29 matches with 22 starts...appeared in 93 sets...ranked third on the team with a career-best 78 kills...was fourth on the team with a career-best 181 digs and 12 aces...named to the  Hampton Inn Invitational All-Tournament team (9/15) as she had 17 kills and 20 digs throughout the three matches...tallied her first collegiate double-double in the 3-1 victory versus Bucknell (9/29) with a career-best 14 kills, while she also posted 10 digs...recorded 14 digs at Lehigh (11/9).

2011: Played in 30 matches with 15 starts...appeared in 90 sets...ranked fifth on the team with 157 digs...also tallied 59 kills, six aces and five total blocks...posted nine kills and 17 digs versus Fairleigh Dickinson (8/26) in her collegiate debut...her 17 digs were the most by a Crusader freshman in her first career match in over 11 years...tallied six kills and 10 digs in the victory over Central Connecticut (8/26)...posted seven kills and 11 digs against Binghamton (9/3)...totaled eight kills and 15 digs versus Navy (9/17).

Before Holy Cross: Two-year member of the varsity volleyball team at Archbishop Mitty H.S. for coach Bret Almazan-Cesar…named the program’s Freshman MVP…team won the 2009 national and state championships…also a member of the Stingray 18 Black club volleyball team for coach Alex James Reid, serving as team captain in 2009, 2010 and 2011…club team placed second at the 2009 Spokane Junior Olympic qualifier…member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of James and Elizabeth Roberts…has one sister (Christine)...a Psychology major.

 Roberts' Career Statistics

Season Sets Played Kills Assists Digs Blocks Aces
2011 90 59 23 157 5 6
2012 93 78 9 181 6 12
Total 183 137 32 338 11 18