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Luara Rosa
Player Profile:
Luara Rosa 716971
Position: RS
Height: 5'8"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Other College: UT-Brownsville

- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection

Played in 81 sets in her final collegiate season... Tallied 178 kills, averaging 2.20 per set... Also came up with 114 digs and 49 blocks, including four solo efforts... Posted a .194 hitting percentage... Had six kills and a solo block in a win over Texas Southern (8/30)... Recorded three blocks (one solo) as ORU swept Prairie View A&M (8/31)... Chipped in five kills against Southern (8/31)... Came off the bench to spark ORU with 11 kills and seven digs in a victory over Texas Southern (9/6)... Had seven kills and two blocks (one solo) in a comeback victory over UTEP (9/6)... Put up eight kills and eight digs in a victory over Southern (9/7)... Had 11 digs in a sweep over North Dakota State (9/13)... Racked up a double-double with 13 kills and a career-best 16 digs as ORU topped High Point (9/14)... Chipped in eight kills against Georgia Southern (9/14)... Posted five kills and seven digs in a triumph over Incarnate Word (9/19)... Added seven kills and nine digs in a victory over Abilene Christian (9/21)... Had seven kills, nine digs and three blocks (one solo) in a win over New Orleans (9/26)... Set career highs with two solo blocks and four services aces in the win over the Privateers... Led the squad with 11 kills at Southeastern Louisiana (9/28)... Posted 10 kills in a victory over Stephen F. Austin (10/3)... Set a career high with 15 kills against Northwestern State (10/5)... Had nine kills against both Central Arkansas (10/12) and Nicholls State (10/17)... Notched eight kills in a sweep of McNeese State (10/19)... Came away with seven kills and a career-best five blocks in the rematch with Central Arkansas (11/9)... Had six kills in a win over Stephen F. Austin (11/12)... Led the team with nine kills in a win over Southeastern Louisiana (11/14)... Had three kills, two digs and two blocks in her final home match, a sweep of New Orleans (11/16)... Ended her career in the SLC Tournament quarterfinals against Houston Baptist (11/22).

- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection

Played in 92 sets for the Golden Eagles, serving as one of the team's most versatile players... Finished with 126 kills, averaging 1.37 kills per set... Added 170 digs, averaging 1.85 digs per set... Also chipped in 38 block assists... Returned from 2011's knee injury to collect nine kills, seven digs and four block assists in the season-opener against San Jose State (8/24)... Led the squad with 12 kills in a win over Canisius (8/24)... Set career highs with 14 kills and five block assists against Missouri State (8/30), also adding a dozen digs against the Bears... Tallied 14 digs against UALR (8/31)... Led the Golden Eagles with nine kills against North Texas (9/7)... Came close to a double-double with nine kills and a career-best 16 digs against Eastern Michigan (9/8)... Led the squad with 14 digs against Nicholls State (9/22)... Had a team-best eight digs in a sweep over Lamar (11/13)... Chipped in eight digs in the Southland Conference Tournament semifinal win over Sam Houston State (11/17)... Had two digs in the SLC Championship Match against Central Arkansas (11/18).

JUNIOR (2011)
- Summit League All-Academic Team selection

Suffered a season-ending knee injury in the opening set of the year, against Missouri State (8/26)... Collected four kills, three digs, two assists and two blocks in her only game... Received a medical redshirt.

Appeared in 51 sets for ORU as a sophomore... Poured in 54 kills and 11 assists for the season... Also added five service aces and 58 digs, averaging 1.14 digs per set... Totaled nine combined blocks... Scored her only career solo block in her second match, a win over Idaho State (8/27)... Had her best match of the season with 13 kills on 23 attempts and no errors, good for a .565 hitting percentage, at UTPA (9/28)... Had her best defensive game of the year with a 10-dig performance versus North Dakota State (9/24), adding eight kills against the Bison... Collected a personal-high three service aces against IPFW (10/24).

Spent freshman season at the University of Texas at Brownsville... Helped lead the squad to a 34-3 record and an undefeated 17-0 mark in Red River Athletic Conference play... Totaled 71 digs (1.78 per game), 56 kills (1.40 per game), 16 service aces and 11 blocks... Posted a season-high 10 kills against the University of Mobile... Tallied a season-best 10 digs against Fresno Pacific University.

Native of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil... Daughter of Deise de Amorim... Advertising major at ORU.

Kills: 15 vs. Northwestern State, 10/5/13
Digs: 16 (2x), last vs. High Point, 9/14/13
Assists: 3 (2x), last vs. UMKC, 11/7/10
Service Aces: 4 vs. New Orleans, 9/26/13
Block Solos: 1 (5x), last vs. New Orleans, 9/26/13
Block Assists: 5 (2x), last vs. Central Arkansas, 11/9/13

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