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10   Jenna Romanelli
Jenna Romanelli


Lighthouse Point, Fla.

High School:
Cardinal Gibbons


Libero/Defensive Specialist

Club Team:
Boomers Volleyball Club


Jenna Romanelli

Jenna Romanelli

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-Played in 31 matches and 111 sets as the team's top libero
-Led the team in total digs with 381
-Earned a new career high in digs with 28 against North Dakota State (8/28)
-Averaged 3.43 digs per set, a team high in dig percentage
-Set a new career-best with eight assists against Georgia Tech (10/2)

-Remains just 281 digs shy of cracking the top 10 career list at FSU
-Saw time on the court in all 30 matches and 111 sets
-Contributed 26 points and 11 assists on the season, which were both career highs
-Set a career high with 21 digs against Wright State (9/13)
-Led the team with 25 service aces and finished third with 272 digs
-Averaged 2.45 digs per set against ACC opponents
-Recorded first career kill against Georgia Tech (10/3)

-Saw action in 50 sets with six starts as a freshman
-Started the first match of the season against UNC-Asheville (8/25)
-Was in the top seven on the squad with nine service aces
-Notched a match season high of four points against North Carolina (11/23)
-Recorded a match season high of 10 digs against Maryland (11/10)

-Second-Team All-County selection by the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel and Miami Herald as a junior and senior after honorable mention accolades as a sophomore
-Served as team captain for the Cardinal Gibbons team that won the 2006 FHSAA 4A championship with a perfect 32-0 record
-Member of the Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-State team as a senior
-Named MVP of the Broward County Athletic Association All-Star Game
-Helped Cardinal Gibbons to at least the regional finals all four years of her prep career.
-Member of the National Honor Society
-Named Homecoming Queen her senior year
-Contributed over 250 hours of community service

PERSONAL: Born February 20, 1989 ... double majoring in exercise science and dietics ... daughter of Dennis and Charn Romanelli ... parents and older sisters, Dana and Nina, are alumni of Florida State ... favorite movie is "Wedding Crashers" ... favorite book is Twilight ... favorite magazine is People... favorite artist is Kenny Chesney ... favorite subject is exercise physiology ... ran track in high school ... favorite professional team is Miami Heat ... wants to become a strength coach, trainer or dietitian ... grew up with three guinea pigs, a dog, a turtle and a rabbit ... looks most forward to playing at North Carolina ... has "Dynamite" by Taio Cruz playing on her iPod ... favorite television shows are "Friends" and "Entourage" ... participated in a Dance Marathon with underprivileged children ... professional athlete she'd like to meet is Dwayne Wade ... her father is her biggest role model .

Kills 1 (two times)
Assists 8 vs. Georgia Tech (10/2/09)
Aces 4 vs. North Carolina (11/23/07)
Digs 28 vs. North Dakota State (8/29/09)

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