12 - Janelle Currey|
|Previous School:||Rocklin HS|
One of two Hornets (Desiree Hoyum being the other) to start all 32 matches and appear in all 129 sets...finished her freshman season with averages of 2.98 kills and 3.33 digs per set...her 429 digs and 385 kills both set the Sacramento State Div. I era-record (1991-pres.) for most digs and kills by a freshman outside hitter...had a 2.5-to-1 service ace-to-error ratio (32 aces, 13 errors), easily the best mark on the team...among Big Sky leaders, she ranked second in double-doubles (18), ninth in kills, ninth in digs and 10th in points (3.41 per set)...posted double figures in digs 25 times, including each of the last seven matches...also had 23 matches with double figures in kills...led or tied for the team lead in kills in nine matches...career high of 25 kills came against Santa Clara, and her career-high 25 digs and .429 hitting percentage (10-1-29) came at DePaul...had a service reception percentage of .954, the best mark among Hornets with more than 10 receptions...named to the Big Sky Conference all-academic team.
A 2009 graduate of Rocklin High School...played four years of volleyball for the Thunder...during her senior season, she was the team captain and named the Sierra Foothill League MVP and first team all-Metro after leading Rocklin to a semifinal appearance in the Sac-Joaquin Div. II section playoffs, a league championship and a 31-4 overall record...had 305 kills during her senior year, which was the second best mark in Rocklin High School single-season history...also an all-league selection during her junior season after compiling 180 digs, the second best mark in school single-season history...also in 2007, Currey helped Rocklin High School to a fourth-place finish in the Div. II Northern California playoffs...served as the school’s Junior Class President.
Born April 6, 1991...an undeclared major...daughter of Steve Currey and Jana ten Pas...is the third Rocklin High School player signed by Sacramento State over the last two years, joining middle hitters Kelsey Elston and Shannon Wilson, who played their first seasons for the Hornets in 2008...played for the 17-under Gold Cal Junior Club team in 2008, which placed fifth at the Junior Olympics and was coached by former Sacramento State volleyball player Kristi Lambert Deter.