Anne Mastandrea
Anne  Mastandrea


Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove South




Purdue 3, Iowa 0 - October 27, 2006

Purdue 3, Iowa 0 - October 27, 2006 (photos by Richard Myers-Walls)

For the Record: Ranks third all-time in career digs (1,356) and fourth in digs per game (3.33) ... her 571 digs in 2005 puts her second on Purdue's single season digs list ... her 4.76 digs per game average in 2005 ranks as the highest ever single season digs per game average in program history ... in 2007, ranked eighth on the single season lists for digs (449) and digs per game (3.74).

2007: Appeared in all 33 matches, including 19 starts at defensive specialist and 12 at libero ... racked up 449 digs, good for a 3.74 per game average; both of which ranked eighth on the single season lists ... became the 11th Boilermaker player to reach 1,000 career digs vs. Dayton ... led Purdue in digs 14 times in 2007 ... tied a career high with 31 digs in season-opening win over Winthrop ... named Big Ten Co-Defensive Player of the Week (8/27) for her performance at the Duke Invitational ... recorded double digit dig tallies on 21 occasions ... served up 13 aces, including a career high-tying three at No. 1 Penn State.

2006: Appeared in 32 of the team's 34 matches ... entered the starting lineup in three matches plus one as libero ... averaged 1.52 digs per game, fourth most on the team ... posted double-digit digs in seven matches ... had a season-high 14 digs vs. Clemson (8/26) and vs. Arizona State (9/2) ... served up three aces at Virginia Tech (9/1).

2005: Played in all 34 of the team's contests, starting three as defensive specialist and 28 as the team's libero ... named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (10/10) ... ranks second on the Purdue single season digs list with 571 ... has led the team in digs in 26 matches, including 12 20-plus dig efforts ... recorded double-digit dig totals in 19-straight matches from Sept. 16 to Nov. 12 ... averaged 4.76 digs per game, which ranked seventh in the Big Ten and marks the highest single-season digs-per-game average in program history ... recorded 70 assists, including career-high six at Butler (9/7) and at No. 17 Minnesota (11/26) ... served up 18 aces, leading the team on four occasions ... put down seven kills from the back row ... made good on 96 percent of her serve reception opportunities ... surpassed the 700-dig milestone against Iowa (11/25) ... named to the GlaxoSmithKline Classic all-tournament team.

2004: Saw action in 23 matches, starting eight ... averaged 2.75 digs per game, third most on the team ... posted double-digit dig totals on four occasions, including a season-best 31 against Missouri ... tallied 24 against No. 12 Georgia Tech in the previous match ... named to the Badger Challenge All-Tournament team for the two efforts ... led the team in digs four times ... handed out 28 assists, including a season-best four against Missouri ... served up 11 aces, including a season-high three against Indiana ... tallied four kills, one each against Missouri, Central Michigan, Kentucky and Michigan ... recorded 19 digs, two assists and an ace in first collegiate match against Butler.

High School: A three-year letterwinner in volleyball at Downers Grove South ... a two-year all-conference honoree ... named to the all-area team ... named Chicago Tribune Athlete of the Week as well as team's top defender during her career ... earned all-academic team honors ...a three-year starter and team co-captain as a senior ... helped team to state championship as a junior, a third-place finish as a freshman, an Elite Eight appearance as a sophomore and a Sweet Sixteen finish as a senior ... an honor roll member.

Personal: Given name is Anne Marie Mastandrea ... born May 23, 1986 ... parents are Pete and Tina Mastandrea ... father Pete played football and baseball at Benedictine University ... has one brother Peter, who played football at Dayton, and one sister, Caryn ... majoring in health promotion ... nickname is Nasty.


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