|2 Erika Figueroa|
Pirates Will Honor Seniors Friday Afternoon After Match Against Temple
Pirates Close Out 2015 Campaign Next Week at Home
Figueroa Takes Possession of Program's Single-Season Dig Record
Pirates Look to Complete Season Series Sweeps of Houston and Tulane
Senior Libero Set Program Single-Match Dig Record Over the Weekend
2014: Tied the East Carolina school record with a career-high 34 digs at UConn (11.16)...Finished her junior campaign with three 30-plus digs efforts, while averaging 3.74 digs per set to lead the Pirates and rank ninth in the American Athletic Conference...Helped ECU tally 98 digs in the match against Memphis (10/26), which ranks third in the single-game record book...Saw action in 118 sets and 31 matches while recording 68 assists (0.33 per set) and 41 service aces (0.14 per set)...Dished out a career-best nine assists at Tulane (10/3)...Team captain.
2013: Played in 31 matches during her sophomore campaign...Concluded the year with 203 digs (2.07 per set), 16 assists, 11 points, nine service aces and a pair of kills...Fourth on the team in digs...Posted a career-high 20 digs versus UAB (10/4)...Tied a career-best with three assists at Elon (9/14) and tied her career-high with a pair of services aces against the Phoenix.
2012: Saw action in 25 matches with 13 starts and played in 73 sets as a freshman...Finished the year with 129 digs (1.77 per set), 10 assists, 10 service aces and four kills...Her 1.77 digs per set ranked her fourth on the squad...Tallied a career-high 14 digs versus Marshall (9/13)...Led the team in digs on with 13 versus Elon (9/8) at the Duke Invitational...Led the Pirates in service aces on three occasions...Notched double-digit digs on four occasions.
Dr. Phillips High School: Was the only freshman to make the varsity squad in 2008...Helped Dr. Phillips to a 105-16 overall record in her four seasons...Led the Panthers to district titles in 2008, 2009 and 2011 and regional finals in 2008 and 2009...Served as team captain her junior and senior campaigns...Named team MVP in 2010 and 2011 and picked up First-Team All-Metro honors as a junior and All-County accolades as a senior...Received the Coaches Award after her sophomore season and was the only underclassman on the squad to be honored...Played as the team's setter in 2010 and 2011, racking up 1,317 assists, 653 digs, 58 aces and 46 kills...Also earned a varsity letter in girl's weightlifting...Ranked in the top 4% of her graduating class and was named to the Principal's List every semester of her high school career...Earned induction to the National Honor Society and was a student in the Center for International Studies Magnet program...Studied abroad in Austria for two weeks after hosting two Austrian students during her junior and senior years.
Personal: Born Erika Lacey Figueroa on May 23, 1994...Daughter of David and Susan Figueroa...Majoring in exercise physiology.