Cardinal Knocks Off Sacramento State, 4-1
Stanford will play its final match of the season on Tuesday against Santa Clara
Stanford Takes Out USF, 4-1
The Cardinal will face Sacramento State at 3 p.m.
Sand Volleyball Outlasts Pacific, 3-2
Stanford's No. 4 pair Ajanaku and Luck remain undefeated
Sand Volleyball Sweeps Santa Clara
The Cardinal recorded its first sweep in program history
Sand Volleyball Splits at Sacramento State Tournament
Inky Ajanaku had 34 kills, 13 digs and 11 blocks in the two matches
As a Freshman in 2012: All-Pac-12 Conference ... All-Pac-12 Freshman Team ... played in 116 sets, making 29 starts ... led the team with 2.87 kills per set and ranked second with 3.41 digs per set ... led the squad with 13 double-doubles ... was 6-0-9 (.667) with six digs in her collegiate debut versus Saint Mary's (8/24) ... posted her first collegiate double-double with 14 kills and 11 digs against Albany (8/25) ... led the team with 10 kills, 11 digs and a season-high four blocks at Hawaii (8/26) ... totaled 13 kills and 20 digs at Penn State (8/31) ... paced the team with 13 kills versus Loyola (9/8) ... finished with nine kills, 11 digs and tied her seson-high with four blocks in the Stanford Invitational championship win over Pacific (9/8) ... recorded 16 kills and a career high five blocks to go with 13 digs in a sweep over Cal (9/19) ... totaled 16 kills and tallied a match-high 17 digs at Utah (9/21) ... posted 10 kills, a team-high 17 digs and a season high three aces at Arizona (9/28) ... tallied seven kills and 19 digs in a sweep over USC (10/10) ... registered a career high 19 kills to go with 19 digs in a win over UCLA (10/12) ... led the team with 16 kills and a .300 attack percentage at WSU (10/21) ... totaled 12 kills, 17 digs and two blocks against ASU (10/26) ... finished with 15 kills and a career high 25 digs at USC (11/15) ... totaled 15 kills and 11 digs at UCLA (11/16) ... led the team with 16 kills, 14 digs and hit .448 in the NCAA Regional Semifinal against Iowa State (12/7) ... posted 10 kills and 11 digs in the Regional Final loss to Michigan (12/8) ... selected to the Berkeley Regional all-tournament team ... named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week (9/24) ... two-time Pac-12 Freshman of the Week (9/24 & 11/26).
2012 Match-By-Match Statistics
High School: A 2012 graduate of Berkeley Preparatory School in Tampa, Fla. ... a four-year letterwinner ... she captained her team as a sophomore, junior and senior, leading the squad to three consecutive state championships ... team finished runner-up at state in 2008 ... 2011-12 Gatorade National Player of the Year ... 2011 ESPN High School and Volleyball Magazine Player of the Year ... listed as the No. 3 senior ace and the top outside hitter by PrepVolleyball.com ... 2010 and 2011 Florida Gatorade Player of the Year ... a three-time First Team All-American and the Under Armour Team East MVP in 2011 ... 2010 National Junior Player of the Year by PrepVolleyball.com and ESPN Rise ... an all-county and all-state performer, she holds the Berkeley Prep career kills record (1,792) ... named her school's Female Athlete of the Year as a sophomore, junior and senior ... named Miss Volleyball in 2010 and 2011 by the Florida Dairy Farmers Association ... All-Sun Coast, All-Hillsborough and Tampa Tribune Player of the Year in 2010 and 2011 ... named the 2010 Outstanding Female Amateur Athlete by the Sports Club of Tampa ... listed as a Top 25 sophomore and was a Top 15 finalist for PrepVolleyball.com Freshman of the year.
Club Competition: Played for the Tampa Bay Juniors ... captained her team from 2007-12.
National Team Experience: A member of the U.S. Youth National Team ... finished ninth at the 2011 Youth World Championships in Ankara, Turkey ... earned the Best Passer Award at the 2011 High Performance Championships in Tucson, Ariz. ... attended the 2010 U.S. Youth National Team training camp in Colorado Springs ... named MVP at the 2010 U.S. High Performance Championships ... won gold at the 2010 NORCECA Girl's Youth Continental Championship in Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Personal: Daughter of David and Deanna Burgess ... David played football, basketball and threw the discus and shot put for Manchester College in Indiana ... has a twin brother, Nick ... plans to be pre-med at Stanford ... enjoys baking, playing cards and hanging out with family and friends.
Burgess' Career Highs
|Kills||19, vs. UCLA (10/12/12)|
|Attempts||56, vs. UCLA (10/12/12)|
|Aces||3, twice, last vs. Arizona (10/24/12)|
|Digs||25, at USC (11/15/12)|
|Assists||3, 3X, last vs. Michigan (12/8/12)|
|Blocks||5, vs. California (9/19/12)|
|Hitting Percentage||.600 (14-2-20), vs. Albany (8/25/12)|