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Lindsay Osco
Lindsay Osco

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Elkins

Position:
Outside Hitter

Club:
Houston Juniors



Worth Noting--A dynamic outside hitter and a good blocker ... will be counted on to help the Cavaliers in all facets of the game ... a three-year returning starter ... one of 11 UVa players with 1,000 career kills (1,035) and enters the 2006 season in ninth place ... stands 12th on the Cavaliers' all-time digs list with 910 ... will serve as a team captain in 2006.


2005- Served as a team captain ... started 30 of 31 matches and played in all 120 games ... was second on the team with 352 kills (2.93 per game) while hitting a career-best .202 ... third on squad with a career-high 38 service aces ... also tallied 180 digs and 45 blocks ... notched 1,000th career kill vs. Wake Forest (11/18) ... tied her career high with 22 kills vs. Virginia Tech (11/1) while tallying a career-best 27 points ... also tied her career high with five blocks and added a season-high 14 digs ... recorded five blocks against North Carolina (10/28) to set a career high ... established a new career high with five service aces vs. Miami (11/12) ... named to the inaugural All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team ... selected to the 2005-06 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2004--Named to the six-member CoSIDA Academic All-District III Third Team ... one of only three sophomores to be named to the first, second or third teams (18 players) ... MVP Jefferson Cup (9/10-11) ... named 2004 team MVP ... started all 30 matches and appeared in all 112 games ... was second on the team with 354 digs (3.16 per game) and third with 380 kills (3.39 per game) ... led the Cavaliers with 16 double-doubles ... had two streaks of four consecutive double-doubles ... second on team with 23 double figure kills matches and 20 double digit digs outings ... had a 15-match streak of consecutive double digit kills performances broken against Clemson on November 12 (she had nine kills) ... recorded a career-best 22 kills against Wake Forest (10/23) to go along with 16 digs ... also set a career-high with four assists against Pennsylvania (9/11) ... had 23 digs and 10 kills against Duke (9/26) ... also hit .471 with 17 kills and only one error vs. Duke (10/22) ... selected to the 2004-2005 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2003--Was selected to the 2003 ACC All-Freshman Team ... named to the Jefferson Cup All-Tournament Team (9/5-6) and the National Invitational All-Tournament Team (9/19-20) ... was fourth on the team with 303 kills (2.68 per game) and second in digs with 376 (3.33 per game) ... led UVa with 34 service aces and also added 27 assists and 46 blocks ... finished ninth among all ACC players in digs and service aces ... recorded eight double-doubles in kills and digs ... posted 16 double-digit digs matches and 13 matches with double figures in kills ... set a then career-high with 19 kills against Kentucky (9/13) and matched it with 19 kills against North Carolina on November 8 and again on November 21 in the ACC tournament ... set a career-best with 28 digs against the Tar Heels (11/8) and also had 24 digs vs. UNC (11/21) ... tallied three service aces two, including vs. Kentucky (9/13) en route to a career-best 23.5 points ... named to the 2003-2004 ACC Academic Honor Roll.

High School--A three-year volleyball letterwinner at Elkins High School and team captain as a senior ... named first-team All-Texas in 2002-2003 after earning third-team honors in 2001-2002 ... two-time District 20-5A MVP and Rookie of the Year in 2000-2001 ... a 2002-2003 first-team All-Greater Houston selection and a second-team pick in 2001-2002 ... a 2002-2003 Studentsports.com All-American as well as a Fab 50 player ... named in Who's Who Among American High School Students ... earned Duncanville, Pearland and Fort Bend All-Tournament team honors as a senior ... selected as Duncanville and Cy-Fair Tournament MVP as a junior ... named Miss Elkins High School in 2002-2003 ... graduated Magna Cum Laude ... won Academic Excellence Awards all four years ... member of the National Society of High School Scholars (2001-2002 and 2002-2003) ... a Texas Scholar ... member of the National Honor Society and English Honor Society (2001-2002 and 2002-2003) ... won an AP Scholar Award in 2001-2002.

Personal--Daughter of Diane and Robert Osco ... very active member and group leader for Chi Alpha, a religious group on Grounds ... sister (Tammy) graduated from Texas A&M in 2005 and is attending medical school at Texas-Corpus Christi ... born 9/20/84 in Houston, Texas ... majoring in mathematics and economics.

Why Lindsay chose UVa- "The combination of great academic and athletic programs."

Osco's Career Statistics

Year MP/GP ATT K E Pct. K/Gm Ast. SA Digs BS BA TB
2003 34/113 926 303 136 .180 2.68 27 34 376 3 43 46
2004 30/112 1,165 380 177 .174 3.39 30 29 354 6 36 42
2005 31/120 980 352 154 .202 2.93 27 38 180 1 44 45
Totals 95/345 3,071 1,035 467 .185 3.00 84 101 910 10 123 133