10 GiGi Cresto
10 GiGi Cresto
Height: 6-0
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Torrey Pines
Position: Setter
Major: Finance and Political Science

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014: Played in 23 matches this year … named to the WCC All-Academic First Team … tallied 11 assists … collected 8 aces … vs. St. Francis Brooklyn (Aug. 29) had 6 assists … vs. Lafayette (Aug. 30) earned 3 assists … at LMU (Oct. 18) earned 2 aces and 1 dig … recorded 1 service ace against Gonzaga to win the match (Nov. 6) … picked up 1 service ace in 3-0 win over USF, also to end the match (Nov. 20).

2013-14 Action Photos

AS A RS-FRESHMAN IN 2013: Played in 77 of Santa Clara’s 107 sets … finished second on the team with 121 assists and notched 1.57 apg … recorded 11 service aces and 47 digs overall … had 13 assists, two service aces and six digs against Cal State Northridge (Aug. 30) … scored a career-high 30 assists and a co-career high eight digs at Fresno State (Aug. 31) … added one kill, 21 assists, two service aces and a co-career high eight digs against Rice (Aug. 31) … recorded 17 assists, one service ace and four digs against UCLA (Sep. 5) … had 15 assists, one service ace and seven digs at Hawai’i (Sep. 6) … scored 10 assists and three digs against New Mexico State (Sep. 7) … scored five service aces in a four-match span (Oct. 5-17) … added seven assists and one dig at Saint Mary’s (Nov. 14).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Redshirted at University of Utah due to ACL reconstruction before transferring to Santa Clara in 2013.

High School/Club: Played club with Wave Volleyball and was selected to the All-Tournament Team at the 2010 Junior Olympics ... won three medals at the Junior Olympics at various levels: bronze in the 13-Open Division, bronze in the 14-Open Division and silver at the 15-Open Division ... member of teams that won various Junior Olympic qualifying events ... also a member of the Southern California Youth Red Team in 2010 after playing with USA Volleyball's A1 Select Team in 2008 ... helped Torrey Pines High School win three consecutive league championships during her sophomore, junior and senior seasons and was a three-time letterwinner for coach Brennan Dean ... involved in various community service projects as a member of the National Honor Society and wrote for the school newspaper ... earned three Scholar-Athlete awards as well as an Award for Achievement in English.

Personal: Daughter of Cecilia and Tim Cresto ... major is Finance and Political Science.