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Lexi Riccolo

DS
Position
5'7''
Height
Freshman
Class
Wheaton, Ill.
Hometown
St. Francis
High School

2015
• Played in all 31 matches at libero
• Tallied 434 digs (3.74 per set)
• Third on the team with 30 service aces
• Started the season with double-figure digs in 15-straight matches
• Had 20 or more digs in six matches
• Matched career-high with 25 digs against American (9/19) and Clemson (11/13)
• Named to American Classic All-Tournament MVP
• Named to Cavalier Classic All-Tournament Team

2014

• Played in all 31 matches
• Led Cavaliers with a career-high 375 digs (3.02 dps)
• Tallied 22 service aces
• Earned double-digit digs in 20 matches
• Notched a career-high 25 digs against Youngstown State on Sept. 12
• Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013
• Played in all 32 matches, including 26 starts
• Recorded 242 digs, the fourth-most on the team
• Served up 33 aces, the second-most on the squad
• Tallied 10 or more digs in seven matches
• Recorded a season-high 21 digs against Miami on Nov. 9
• Served a season-high three aces against Ohio on Sept. 14

Background
• Captain of St. Francis’ Illinois 3A State Championship squad in 2012
• Aided St. Francis in reaching state semifinals in 2011
• A 2013 Illinois Scholar
• Named to the First Honor Roll all four years at St. Francis
• Winner of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award
• Played club for First Alliance VBC

Personal
• Daughter of Lora and Doug Riccolo
• Has an older brother, Nick, and a younger sister, Leah
• Uncle, Nick DiNapoli played football for the Air Force Academy
• Has won multiple awards for art work