As a Junior (2006) - Atlantic 10 Honorable Mention and Academic All-Conference ... started all 32 matches ... led Duquesne with a .299 hitting percentage ... tied school-record with 10 blocks in a 5-game match vs. Morehead State ... had a career-high 19 kills vs. Rutgers and vs. Louisiana-Lafayette ... personal-best seven digs vs. George Washington and at Xavier.
As a Sophomore (2005) - missed 21 matches due to illness ... played in nine games and seven matches.
As a Freshman (2004) - one of two freshmen starters ... saw action in each match and 101 games ... second in hitting percentage with a .230 (183-66-509) accuracy ... averaged 1.81 kills and was third with .60 blocks per game ... season-high 13 kills at La Salle and nine blocks at Fordham ...
High School - helped lead Amherst Steele to the 2003 district title and to the 2002 and 2003 conference crowns ... team was district runners-up in 2002 ... a first team all-conference, all-county and all-district pick as well as an all-state honorable mention as a senior ... averaged 4.77 kills and 2.73 blocks per game and recorded 77 blocks as a senior ... as a junior, she was a second team all-conference and all-county selection and an all-district honorable mention ... two-year letterwinner ... was chosen as a first team Plain Dealer and Morning Journal selection ... was a District 3 All-Academic pick and was named the Team Scholar Athlete of the Year ... a biology major ... Dean's List ... Director of Athletics' and A-10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls ... born July 1, 1986.
Gross' Career StatsCareer Highs
Kills: 19 (last) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (9/9/06)
Attempts: 51 at Texas-Arlington (09/09/06)
Hitting Percentage: .500 (last) at Youngstown State(9/16/06)
Digs: 7 (last) at Xavier (10/10/06)
Assists: 4 vs. George Washington (09/29/06)
Aces: 3 vs. Canisius (08/26/06)
Solo Blocks: 3 vs. IPFW (09/2/06)
Block Assists: 9 (last) vs. Morehead State (9/16/06)
Total Blocks: 10 vs. Morehead State (9/16/06)