|Christa Glenn 4
GENERAL...Captain this season...Skilled athlete with great instincts...Consistent finisher with a powerful swing...Strong, versatile player with knowledge of many positions on the court...Gained valuable experience the past three seasons, and figures to compete for a starting spot this year...Made the transition to the back row last season, where she gained valuable experience digging on the right side.
AS A JUNIOR...Played in 22 matches and 47 games...Recorded 1.40 kills and 1.29 digs per game...Notched five service aces and landed a .188 hitting percentage.
AS A SOPHOMORE...Played in 26 matches and 76 games...Finished season fifth on team with 128 kills and third with 25 blocks...Compiled 36 digs and eight service aces.
AS A FRESHMAN...Appeared in 28 of 30 matches and 67 games...Ended fifth on team with 1.25 kills per game (84)...Registered 41 digs and 18 blocks...Collected 11 assists.
PERSONAL/BEFORE SIENA...Born November 28, 1983 in Smithtown...Lettered in basketball as well as volleyball at Smithtown H.S...Selected All-State, All-County and All-League as a junior...Named All-League and All-County senior season...Also placed on the All-County Tournament Team as a senior...One of four children...Sister Danielle graduated from Harvard and currently works as a proprietary trader in London...The daughter of Daniel and Barbara Jean.
PIERRE ON GLENN... "Christa is another player we will be looking to for leadership this year. She has gained valuable experience in each of her first three seasons, and has worked hard at improving her game. As a senior, we expect her to play with great confidence and be a force on the right side."
Getting to Know Christa Glenn
Favorite Food: Pasta
Favorite Songs: "Everlong" by the Foo Fighters and "Courtesy of the Red White and Blue" by Toby Keith
Favorite thing about Siena: The campus is really pretty and I like having Albany close by
Favorite Class: Colonial American History
Favorite hobby: Hanging out with friends and going to the beach. Also being with my family when I am home
Favorite actor/actress: Tom Hanks and Vince Vaughn/Nicole Kidman and Rachel McAdams
Favorite Singer: Sarah McLachlan
Favorite Movies - "Wedding Crashers", "The Gladiator", "Saving Private Ryan" and "The Notebook"