|18 Torre Blake|
Natalie Montini Records Team-Best .538 Hitting Percentage
Pirates Host League Leader SMU Sunday
The Pirates raised more than $3,500 in the event
Willis records a team-high 16 kills, Campbell hits .400
Willis notches a double-double, Derby posts a match-high nine total blocks
2014: Played in 30 matches and saw action in 100 sets as a junior...Recorded 113 kills to average 1.13 kills per set while hitting .147...Added 56 digs (0.56 per set) while tallying 32 total blocks with 30 block assists (0.32 per set)...Finished the season with 144.0 points to average 1.44 points per set...Notched a season-high 11 kills versus Memphis (10/26) on 35 attempts which tied a career-high...Also put up a career-best seven total blocks in the contest against Memphis...Tied her career-high with 10 digs against N.C. Central (9/30)...Tallied a career-best three service aces versus Houston (11/7).
2013: Started in 19 of East Carolina's 32 matches as a sophomore...Third on the team in kills with 197 for an average of 1.88 per set...Also third on the squad in service aces with 16 as she averaged 0.15 per set...Recorded 72 digs to average 0.69 per set...Finished the year with 240.5 points which was good for third on the team...Named to the All-Tournament Team at the Black at Gold Challenge at Appalachian State...Recorded double-digit kills on five occasions...Registered a career-high 14 kills versus Denver (9/21) at the Black and Gold Challenge...Notched a career-high 10 digs against Louisiana Tech (10/11)...Put up a career-high five blocks on two separate occasions.
2012: Saw action in 45 sets and 18 matches with two starts...Tallied 55 kills to average 1.22 per set...Recorded 20 digs, nine total blocks and a pair of assists...Led the team in kills on two occasions...Tied for the team lead with a career-best four blocks in one match at Milwaukee (9/1)...Notched a career-high nine kills at Milwaukee (9/1) while hitting a season-high .350 in the contest...Registered a career-high three digs on four occasions.
Stephen F. Austin High School: Member of the varsity squad since her sophomore year who, as a junior in 2010, was awarded the most valuable player award...Guided the team to a 48-26 record the last two seasons as she served as a team captain...In all, has earned three varsity letters...Last season alone, was a Lone Star Honorable Mention All-Texas Team honoree and was named to the all-tournament teams of the Volleypalooza and Austin ISD events...Earned a great deal of recognition throughout her high school years, including All-Academic accolades from 2009-11 and All-District laurels in 2010 and 2011...Academically, holds a 4.1 grade-point average and is a National Honor Society member...Graduated with distinction from Trinity Episcopal School and received the institution's Jane Austin Award...Has also won the 2009 and 2011 AISD African American Heritage Award and Austin High School's Trustees Scholar Award - the latter for finishing in the top 10 percent of her class...Is in her fifth season of playing club volleyball for Austin Juniors, qualifying for the national tournament in 2009 and 2010 as well as winning the Lone Star event in 2010...Member of the 18 Mizuno club.
Personal: Born Torre Logan Blake on August 27, 1993...Daughter of Jeff and Lewanna Blake...Majoring in communications...Father Jeff was a member of the ECU football team.