20 Julia Talarico
Three matches in five days for VB as they look to clinch third place
No. 9 BYU due up Thursday, No. 12 San Diego Saturday
VB will play at Loyola Marymount Thursday, Pepperdine Saturday
Gonzaga starts second half of WCC slate with 7-2 record
Zags take on Pilots in Portland on Saturday
2017: Played in nine matches as a freshman, starting one...tallied 20 digs, two kills, and a service ace...made collegiate debut Oct. 5 versus Pepperdine, posting three digs...four digs two days later versus Loyola Marymount...season high of six digs came Oct. 14 at BYU...earned start Nov. 11 versus San Diego...three more digs Nov. 18 at Saint Mary's.
Hamilton High School: Played three years of volleyball at Hamilton High School in Chandler, Ariz...led the Huskie to a 35-8 record and spot in the state semifinals as a senior...member of National Honors Society and Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica...school's English Student of the Year in 2015-16...graduated as a four-time 4.0 GPA scholar and a distinguished scholar.
Club Experience: Played club ball with Club One's 18 Platinum team in Tempe, Ariz...led squad to Nationals in April 2017.
Personal: Full name Julia Marlene Talarico...parents are Tess and Ken...has a sister named Olivia...majoring in biochemistry...chose Gonzaga because "it has a great volleyball and academic program. The whole community of Spokane supports the Zags, which I find very comforting."
11/20/2017 - Zags End Season with Senior Day Win
11/18/2017 - Penner Lands 22 Kills as Zags Fall in Five
11/16/2017 - Tough Night Offensively Hands VB Loss in Stockton
11/15/2017 - Zags to End Regular Season with Long Weekend
11/14/2017 - Two NLI Signees for Volleyball
11/11/2017 - VB Falls to No. 12 San Diego
11/09/2017 - VB Falls to Ninth-ranked BYU