|Prev. School||Alcorn State (Lahaina HS)|
2006: Redshirt season.
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Transferred from Division I Alcorn State ... Was a force for the Lady Braves as a freshman in 2005, finishing second on the team in kills (148), hitting percentage (.200) and blocks (40) and third in digs (138) ... Accomplished all that despite coming to Alcorn as a walk on ... Had a 10-kill, 20-dig performance against Centenary on Nov. 8, 2005 ... Starred in both volleyball and basketball at Lahainaluna High School in Lahaina, Hawaii.
Majoring in Health Science ... Enjoys going to the beach.
Stories featuring Monique Blando
|August 21, 2006||2006 volleyball preview||Having led the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball team to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoffs in each of her first two seasons, it might be reasonable to expect that coach Jessica Wood and the Mountain Lions had earned a little respect from their peers.|
|May 11, 2006||2006 volleyball recruiting class announced||In 2005, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs volleyball coach Jessica Wood raised eyebrows with her first recruiting class by signing two NCAA Division I transfers and three highly regarded freshmen. Because of that initial success, perhaps rival Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference coaches will be a bit less surprised when they learn that Woodâ€™s 2006 class includes â€“ you guessed it â€“ two Division I transfers and three highly regarded freshmen.|