3  Johanna Bertini
Johanna Bertini

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Burr Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Hinsdale South

Height:
5-4

Position:
L

Birthdate:
02/17/1984


2004 (JUNIOR): One of two Pirates to have played in all106 games and led the team with 447 digs ... finished fifth in Conference USA averaging 4.22 digs per game ... reached double-figure digs in 24 of ECU's 29 matches including 16 matches with at least 15 digs ... collected a career-high three aces against UNC Wilmington (9/1) ... ranked second among all Pirates with 31 assists on the season ... set career-highs in digs (26) and assists (5) versus Tulane (10/26) ... her 225 digs in conference play was the fourth highest total among all C-USA players ... became just the fourth player in school history to reach 400 digs in a season and the sixth in school history to collect 1,000 digs in a career.

2003 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 108 games and led the team with 308 digs ... posted a season-high 19 digs against USF (10/4) ... added 17 double-figure dig matches including eight matches with at least 15 digs ... Led the team with in conference play with 107 digs averaging 2.33 per game.

2002 (FRESHMAN): Played in 107 games and led the team with 294 digs ... posted a season-high 18 digs twice, against Duke (9/10) and against Campbell (10/29) ... had 13 double-figure dig matches.

HINSDALE SOUTH HS: Three time team MVP in 1999, 2000, and 2001 ... all-conference selection in 2001 ... honorable mention for the All-Area Suburban Life Team ... played for the Sports Performance Volleyball Club ... versatile player who played the setter position for her high school team and was the defensive specialist for her club team ... helped lead Sports Performance to National Junior Championship her sophomore year ... earned two bronze medals with her AAU team at the National Junior Championships.

PERSONAL: Majoring in sociology ... full name is Johanna Catherine Bertini ... daughter of Kenneth and Catherine Bertini ... has two siblings, Erica and Anthony ... born Feb. 17, 1984.

BERTINI'S CAREER STATISTICS

Overall Statistics

YEAR
MP/GP
K
E
Att.
Pct.
A
Digs
SA
BS
BA
TB
Pts.
2002
31/107
4
4
19
.000
9
294
0
0
1
1
2003
31/108
5
1
26
.192
14
308
0
0
0
0
5.0
2004
29/106
1
5
12
-.333
31
447
11
0
0
0
12.0
Career
91/321
10
10
57
.000
54
1,049
11
0
1
1
17.0

C-USA Statistics

YEAR
MP/GP
K
E
Att.
Pct.
A
Digs
SA
BS
BA
TB
Pts.
2002
12/41
0
2
6
-.333
2
108
0
0
0
0
2003
13/46
2
0
8
.250
3
107
0
0
0
0
2.0
2004
13/48
1
2
6
-.167
16
225
6
0
0
0
7.0
Career
38/135
3
4
20
-.050
21
440
6
0
0
0
9.0