#8 Desiree Aramburu
Desiree Aramburu Image
Height: 5-7
Class: SR
Position: S/DS
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Previous School: Radford University/Mother McAuley

2011 at SXU:  All-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) First Team selection ... played in 26 of the team's 35 matches ... finished with a team-best 802 set assists ... also posted 279 digs and 41 service aces ... scored 127.5 points.

2009 & 2010:  Played two seasons at Radford University in Radford, Va. ... led team in set assists both seasons with 998 in 2010 and 980 as a freshman in 2009 ... played in 29 of the team's 32 matches in 2010 ... played in 29 of the team's 33 matches in 2009.

Prep:  Played volleyball at neighboring Mother McAuley High School in Chicago ... team went 39-3 overall and finished season ranked No. 17 in the nation.

Date of Birth: Aug. 10, 1991 ... Parents: Hector and Wendy Aramburu ... Major: Speech Pathology

Roster for 2012 Women's Volleyball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
2Kelli ShafferSOS5-10Heyworth, Ill.Heyworth
3Kayla MullaneySROH6-0Elmhurst, Ill.York Community
4Lauren YoungFRDS/L5-5LaPorte, Ind.LaPorte
5Meghan FalseyFRRS6-1Schaumburg, Ill.Schaumburg
7Cassidy SponslerFROH6-0Jackson, Mich.Lumen Christi
8Desiree AramburuSRS/DS5-7Chicago, Ill.Radford University/Mother McAuley
9Christine BoweSRL/DS5-7Downers Grove, Ill.Downers Grove South
10Dominique AramburuSODS/L5-6Chicago, Ill.UIC/Mother McAuley
11Marie HackertSOMH6-3Evansville, Ind.Reitz Memorial
14Colleen O'HaraSRMB6-0Lemont, Ill.University of Iowa/Lemont
16Kelly KnudsenSROH/MB6-0Oak Lawn, Ill.Oak Lawn Community
Bob Heersema Image
Head Coach
26th season
Eugene Pinkhasik Image
Assistant Coach
20th season
Anne Kuziela Image
Assistant Coach
15th season