Loyola defeats Quincy in its conference-opener
Loyola opens season with six returning starters and six newcomers
Ramblers rank second in total honorees
Four Ramblers hit above the .400 mark in the three set victory
Darin steps in to lead the Ramblers with nine kills
+ MIVA Academic All-Conference - 2011, 2012, 2013
2013: Played in six sets over five matches...fueled a fourth set run by the Ramblers with three kills and a service ace in a win, 4-1, over Quincy (2/8)...also saw action in Loyola's home opener against St. Ambrose (1/12) and at Saint Francis (1/18)...recognized as a member of the MIVA Academic All-Conference Team.
2012: Saw action in six sets, playing first collegiate match against California State University-Northridge (1/7)...powered 10 kills including a season-high six kills and first service ace against California State University-Northridge...managed three digs, three total blocks and two assists...named to MIVA Academic All-Conference.
2011: Sat out season as a redshirt...named to MIVA Academic All-Conference Team.
High School: Three-time all-conference selection...Southwest Prairie Conference 2010 MVP...first team all-area as a senior...named Joliet Daily Herald 2010 Player of the Year...member of USAV Junior National Team...helped Minooka High School to fourth-place finish at Illinois State Tournament...named to Volleyball Magazine's "Fab 50" seniors for the 2010 class...four-year honor roll student and athletic scholar.