UConn Opens at Syracuse on Friday
Strawberry Named to All-AAC Preseason Team
The Huskies end the 2014 campaign on a two-game winning streak after downing Tulane, 3-0, on Friday
The game, which was originally scheduled for 7 p.m., has been moved up due to impending weather
Devon Maugle notched 12 kills in the Huskies' setback
UConn vs USF (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs ECU (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Temple (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Cincinnati (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Tulane Women's Volleyball
2015 Season: Made 29 starts in 31 matches for UConn…Posted a team-high .288 hitting percentage…Led the Huskies in total blocks (123) and solo blocks (19) for the second-straight season…Averaged 1.10 blocks per set…Ranks third among UConn’s all-time blocks leaders with 440 career blocks…Had 217 kills, including four-straight games with at least 10…Added 37 digs, 10 service aces and six assists…Hit at least .308 on 16 different occasions…Was named to The American’s Preseason All-Conference Team.
2014 Season: Saw time in all 31 matches, playing in 123 sets...Tallied a team-high 297 kills and hit a team-best .320... Led the squads in total blocks (106) and solo blocks (14)... Notched 19 kills on two occasions and recorded 10-plus kills in 14 different matches... Became the first player in American Athletic Conference history to be selected as both the Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week in the same season... Tallied a double-double (11 kills, 10 block assists) in the Huskies' setback to Indiana on Aug. 30.
2013 Season: Appeared in all 33 matches for the Huskies... finished second on UConn in kills with 275 while hitting at a .208 percentage... second in total blocks with 127 and 1.03 blocks per set... recorded 11 double digit kill performances... named to The American Weekly Honor Roll on Oct. 28...posted a career high 19 kills at USF on (Oct. 6)... registered 10 kills in three straight games... tallied 14 kills and eight blocks against NU (Sept. 6)... converted 15 kills in the first match of the season vs. SIU (Aug. 30)... notched 12 kills and a career best 8 total blocks against Memphis (Sept. 22).
2012 Season: Appeared in 88 sets for the Huskies... totaled 84 blocks, 142 kills, and 22 digs... registered .95 blocks per set and 1.61 kills per set... notched a .286 killing percentage throughout the season... at USF she registered a .667 kill percentage with 15 kills (Oct. 19)... named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll for the week ending Oct. 21... recorded a season-high eight blocks against Rutgers (Oct. 27)... set a season-best mark for kills with 17 against Seton Hall (Oct. 28) and was named the BIG EAST Rookie of the Week for the Week ending October 28.
Before UConn: Earned two varsity letters in volleyball at Notre Dame Academy...led the team in hitting percentage at .598 as a senior, while ranking seventh in the state...twice earned player of the week honors in her senior season and was named to the Royal Volleyball All-Tournament Team as a junior...qualified for Junior Olympics in Atlanta with Sunshine Volleyball Club in 2011.
Personal: Immanuella Anagu...born April 13, 1994...daughter of Godwin and Ukamaka Anagu...has three
sisters; Olive, Whitney and Hazel...a marketing major.