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Anja

Malesevic

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Height 6'2"
Year Senior
Hometown Belgrade, Serbia
High School Benjamin N. Cardozo (N.Y.)
Major Psychology
School: CC

Bio

2016: Voted Second Team All-Ivy League … Earned one Ivy League Player of the Week selection and was named to the Weekly Honor Roll one other time … Played in all 24 matches, starting 21, and appeared in 77 sets … Led the team in kills (208), attack attempts (693) and total points (251.5), while ranking second in kills per set (2.70), aces (23), aces per set (0.30) and points per set (3.27) … Ranked among the top-10 in the Ivy League in kills per set, attack attempts, aces per set and points per set … In Ivy League play, ranked fifth in aces per set (0.35) … Recorded three double-doubles and reached double figures in kills 10 times … Hit .421 with nine kills to help the Lions defeat Bryant in four sets at the Columbia Classic (Sept. 10) … Earned her first collegiate double-double with 13 kills and 12 digs as part of Columbia's five-set, comeback victory over Cornell (Sept. 24) … Registered a career-high 16 kills (.300) and added 16 digs for a double-double in a five-set victory over Penn (Oct. 8) … Tallied her third double-double of the year with 13 kills and a career-high 17 digs in a four-set victory at Dartmouth (Oct. 15) … Hit her season-high of four blocks three times, including back-to-back outings at Cornell (Oct. 22) and Brown (Oct. 28) … Matched her career-high in kills with 16 at a .483 clip in a home sweep against Dartmouth (Nov. 4) … Recorded a career-high 21.5 points with the help of 15 kills, a career-high five aces and three blocks to help the Lions defeat Harvard in the home finale (Nov. 5) … Named Ivy League Player of the Week for the first time in her career, averaging 4.43 kills per set, 1.00 ace per set and 5.7 points per set in two Ivy League victories (Nov. 7).

2015: Played in 21 matches, starting in four ... Finished with double-figure kills in four matches, including three-straight between Oct. 24 and Oct. 31 ... Posted career-best .476 attacking percentage after picking up 10 kills, four digs and a block assist for 10.5 points against Penn (Nov. 13) ... Finished with career-best five blocks along with 15 kills against Yale (Oct. 31).

2014:
Recorded two kills in her collegiate debut, a straight-set victory over Stony Brook (Sept. 6) … Registered six assists, two kills, one dig and one block against Baylor (Sept. 13) … Recorded three kills and two blocks against Hofstra (Sept. 20) ... Posted 11 kills, three digs and one assist at Penn (Oct. 3) … Contributed 12 kills, two blocks and one dig at Princeton (Oct. 4) ... Turned in six kills and four blocks against Dartmouth (Oct. 10) ... Contributed one kill versus Harvard (Oct. 11) ... Recorded 15 kills, four digs and one block at Brown (Oct. 17) … Posted 10 kills, four blocks and two digs at Yale (Oct. 18) ... Notched one kill, one assist and one block at Cornell (Oct. 25) ... Registered 10 kills, six digs, and two blocks versus Princeton (Oct. 31) … Chipped in eight kills, three digs and two blocks versus Yale (Nov. 7) … Added six kills, three aces, one block and one dig against Brown (Nov. 8) … Recorded six kills, one block and one dig at Harvard (Nov. 14) …  Contributed six digs, four kills and one block at Dartmouth (Nov. 15).

Before Columbia:
Letterwinner at Benjamin N. Cardozo … Led Benjamin N. Cardozo to a NYC PSAL Championship as a senior … Voted team MVP in 2013.

Honors & Awards:
- 2016 Second Team All-Ivy League
- Ivy League Player of the Week (Nov. 7, 2016)

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Postgame: Anja Malesevic (Columbia vs. Yale - Senior Night)
Highlight: Malesevic Hits Career-High on Senior Night
Columbia Top 5: Week of October 23-29, 2017