Desma Stovall

Desma Stovall

Player Profile

Santa Rosa, Calif.

High School:
El Molino




Oregon State
Played in 48 games and started one match... Dished out 211 assists (4.40 apg)... Her best match was against UC Riverside, hitting .385 with six kills, 29 assists and eight digs - all career-highs... Later tied some of those marks in matches against Washington State... At WSU, had six kills and hit a career-best .600 with no errors in 10 tries in two games... Tied her high of eight digs at home against WSU... Had 15 assists and hit .375 with four kills at Oregon... Had 26 assists at UCLA... Came off the bench against Gonzaga and set the fifth game of that match to lead OSU to the win... Hit .571 with five kills in that match... Hit .280 with 36 kills (0.77 kpg) for the year.

2002: Played in nine games and seven matches in limited action as a backup setter... Had 18 assists, with a high of eight at UCLA... Also had a high of five digs in the UCLA match... Had one kill twice, at UCLA and Arizona State... Served three aces, including two against Boise State... Enrolled in the spring and thus was able to participate in spring training.

El Molino High School
Four-year letterwinner as a starting setter... Four-time All-Sonoma County League selection, earning first team honors twice and second team honors twice... El Molino won the state championship in 1999, her sophomore year... The team won the league championship in 2001... Fourth team all-state in 2001... 2000 team Most Valuable Player... Played for Empire Volleyball Club for six years... Graduated in December 2001... After graduation, played for Club Murcia in her native country of Spain for two months before coming to OSU in the spring of 2002... Played one season of basketball at El Molino and was also on the swim team for one season.

Born in Rota, Spain... Daughter of Linda and Bruce Stovall... Has an older sister, Gloria... Majoring in art with a concentration in photography... Enjoys fishing, movies and hanging out with friends.

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