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6 - Danielle Rottman
Danielle Rottman
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Santa Barbara, Calif.
High School: Santa Barbara
Position: OH
Major: Communications

AS A JUNIOR IN 2014: Has played in 21 matches this year … 3 kills, 4 aces and 4 digs vs. St. Francis Brooklyn (Aug. 29) … vs. Lafayette (Aug. 30) earned 9 kills, 2 aces and 8 digs … at Hofstra (Aug. 30) picked up 15 digs with 2 aces and 3 assists … at Army (Sept. 2) had 12 digs, 2 aces and 3 assists … had 8 digs and 2 aces vs. Central Conn. St. (Sept. 5) … earned 22 digs and 2 aces at Harvard (Sept. 5) … had 2 aces and 10 digs vs. Delaware (Sept. 6) … vs. Penn (Sept. 12) had 3 assists, 2 aces and 11 digs … vs. No. 20 Duke (Sept. 13) picked up 4 assists and 17 digs … had 12 digs at No. 1 Stanford (Sept. 13) … had 14 digs at UCSB (Sept. 19) … vs. NIU (Sept. 20) picked up 24 digs … at Cal Poly (Sept. 20) had 4 assists, 4 aces and 31 digs … at San Francisco (Sept. 26) earned 5 assists  and 16 digs … had 2 assists and 16 digs vs. Pacific (Sept. 30) … at No. 24 San Diego (Oct. 2) had 2 aces and 23 digs … at No. 10 BYU (Oct. 4) had 7 digs and 2 assists … vs. Portland (Oct. 9), earned 3 assists and 19 digs vs. Gonzaga (Oct. 10), had 4 assists and 23 digs … at Pepperdine (Oct. 16), had 2 aces and 22 digs … at No. 24 LMU (Oct. 18) had 2 assists and 22 digs.

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AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013: Played 70 sets adding 35 assists, 173 digs and was second on the team with 2.47 dpg … had 57 digs in conference and averaged 1.54 dpg … started vs. CSU Northridge (Aug. 30) and had seven digs … had 19 digs at Fresno State (Aug. 31) … picked up a season-high 20 digs vs. Rice (Aug. 31) … had 14 digs vs. UCLA (Sept. 5) … at Hawaii (Sept. 6) had 13 digs and five assists … collected 10 digs vs. New Mexico State (Sept. 7) and had four assists … had a season-high seven assists and 12 digs vs. Kansas State (Sept. 12) … at Cal (Sept. 13) had 11 digs … vs. Cal Poly (Sept. 14) had 10 digs … had 15 digs at Pepperdine (Sept. 19) … collected 11 digs at LMU (Sept. 21) … had four digs vs. San Francisco (Sept. 26) … picked up two digs at Portland (Nov. 2) … vs. San Diego (Nov. 7) had six digs … had 14 digs vs. BYU (Nov. 9) … collected two digs at Pacific (Nov. 16) … had three digs vs. LMU (Nov. 21).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Played in 48 sets and earned 33 digs and three blocks ... had five digs and four service aces against Montana State (Aug. 25) … collected two assists and seven digs against Brown (Sep. 15) … had 12 digs, hitting .250 against Cal State Fullerton (Sep. 15) ...had three digs and one kill against Sacramento State (Oct. 16) ... had one kill and one dig at BYU (Nov. 10) ... earned one dig at Saint Mary's (Nov. 17).

HIGH SCHOOL:  Attended Santa Barbara High School where she played volleyball for coach John Gannon … in 2009 helped her team to a semi-final appearance in the CIF Championships … named First Team All-Channel League in 2010 and 2011 … honored as Santa Barbara High School’s Best All-Around Female Athlete during her senior season in 2012 … helped her team to a fourth place finish at the Santa Barbara TOC during her senior campaign ... played for the Santa Barbara Smack 18U team during 2011, winning the gold medal in the 18U American Junior National in Atlanta, Ga. … Santa Barbara team ranked third in SCVA with an overall record of 40-11 during the 2012 season … won a bronze medal at the Junior Olympics during 2009 where she was named to the All-Tournament team at the Junior Olympics.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Steve and Suzie Rottman … has three sisters: Emily, Alexis and Charlotte (born Jan., 2012) … father, Steve, played volleyball at USC and on the AVP Tour … sister, Emily, plays volleyball at the University of Virginia … uncle, David, played volleyball at UCSB … aunt, Julie, played volleyball at LMU … enjoys the beach, baking, traveling, politics and hiking … active with the Dream Foundation … major is Communications.