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Mary Grassano
Mary  Grassano

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
St. Ignatius College Prep

Height:
5-6

Position:
DS

Major:
Health Sciences


01/15/2016

OAKLAND LEADS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL FOR FIFTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

For the fifth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 123 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.

11/14/2015

OAKLAND WINS FIVE-SET THRILLER OVER NORTHERN KENTUCKY ON SENIOR DAY

The Golden Grizzlies finish the league season with a 12-4 record and second place in the standings

11/14/2015

Oakland Postgame Quotes

Quotes from the Golden Grizzlies match against NKU on Senior Day

11/13/2015

OAKLAND FALTERS AGAINST WRIGHT STATE IN FOUR SETS

Cassie Pelloni tied a season-best with 20 kills

11/12/2015

OAKLAND HOSTS FINAL REGULAR SEASON MATCHES THIS WEEKEND

The Golden Grizzlies will host Senior Day on Saturday prior to the match against NKU

11/14/2015

Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky

The Golden Grizzlies played NKU on senior day in the regular-season finale. Photos Courtesy of Jose Juarez

10/31/2015

Oakland vs. Valparaiso

Oakland vs. Valparaiso 10-31-15

10/10/2015

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (Dig Pink Game)

Oakland takes on Youngstown State on Saturday during the Dig Pink Game. All photos courtesy of Jose Juarez

09/17/2015

Oakland vs. Western Michigan (Golden Grizzlies Invitational)

Oakland women's volleyball opened the Golden Grizzlies Invitational with a four-set win over Western Michigan

12/05/2014

2014 NCAA Volleyball vs. Kentucky

2014 NCAA Volleyball vs. Kentucky

Match-By-Match Stats | Career Stats

2015
• Played in 95 sets over 28 matches
• Recorded 186 digs, good for a 1.96 digs per set average
• Tallied 33 assists and 15 service aces
• Totaled five games with double-digit digs
• Collected season-high 15 digs at Valparaiso

2014
• Redshirted the 2014 campaign, retaining three years of eligibility

2013
• Played in a total of 71 sets over 24 matches
• Contributed 219 digs on the season for 3.08 digs per set
• Also added 57 assists and nine service aces from the libero position
• Tallied double-digit digs in 12 matches
• Had a career-best 24 digs against Green Bay on Sept. 28
• Earned 23 digs against Cleveland State (Oct. 5) and 20 against Valpo (Oct. 18)

2012
• Played in 113 sets in all 29 matches
• Recorded 109 digs in her freshman campaign
• Finished with 10-plus digs in three matches
• Earned a career-best 14 digs at IPFW (Oct. 12)
• Recorded three service aces at IPFW (Sept. 14) and at UMKC (Sept. 21)

High School
• Three-year letterwinner for Erik Eastman
• Two-time All-conference selection
• Helped high school team win back-to-back regional championships
• Participated in the IHSA all-star game
• Made Soph 79 list in Illinois in 2010, made top 50 list her senior year

Academic Achievements
• National Honor Society member
• Four-year honor roll student
• Three-time All-Academic team selection

Personal
Full Name: Mary Angela Grassano
Parents: Massimo and Rita Grassano
Siblings: Matthew and Rita

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
1. The coaching staff
2. Health Sciences department
3. The girls on the team

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