Green Wave staffer to serve as assistant at the FIVB U23 Beach Volleyball World Championship in Poland
Rising sophomore to compete in FIVB U23 Beach Volleyball World Championship in Poland
Mandelbaum and Doss named Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Schelske and Schmidt earned Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the Year Honors and Magee and Walker receive the James W. Wilson, Jr. Award
|Juric's Career Honors|
|2013||AVCA Honorable Mention All-Southwest Team|
|2013||LSWA Co-Freshman of the Year|
|2013||Conference USA Freshman of the Year|
|2013||All-Conference USA First Team|
|2013||Conference USA All-Freshman Team|
|2013||C-USA Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 7)|
|2013||Radford University Highlander Classic All-Tournament Team MVP|
|2013||Youngstown State Invitational All-Tournament Team|
Freshman (2013): Named an American Volleyball Coaches Association Honorable Mention All-Southwest Team member...earned LSWA All-Louisiana and Co-Freshman of the Year honors...named the Conference USA Freshman of the Year, while also earning All-Conference USA First Team and All-Freshman honors from the league...appeared in 112 sets during 32 matches on the season, making starts in all but the season opener against Mississippi Valley State (8/30)notched 446 kills, 18 assists, 24 service aces, 285 digs, 34 total blocks (two solo) and 489.0 points...led the Green Wave in kills (446), kills per set (3.98), points (489.0) and points per set (4.37), while ranking second in service aces (24), second in service aces per set (0.21), second in digs (285), third in attack percentage (.277) and third in digs per set (2.54)...ranked fifth in Conference USA in points per set, sixth in Conference USA in kills per set, and 44th in the NCAA in kills per set...484 service attempts ranked 13th in a single season in Tulane history, while her kills per set (3.98) and kills (446) rank 14th and 15th, respectively, in a single season in Tulane history...totaled 16 double-doubles on the year...managed double-digit kill totals in 25 of the team's 32 matches on the season...made her debut against the Delta Devils (8/30), notching five kills and three digs...recorded her first career double-double against Nicholls State (8/31) with 16 kills and 13 digs...followed that performance up with a 10 kill, 15 dig match at Southeastern Louisiana (9/3) in her first career road match...named to the Youngstown State Invitational All-Tournament Team after posting a 26 kill, 17 dig performance versus Toledo (9/6) and 16 kills and 11 digs versus Saint Francis (Pa.)(9/7)...posted 16 kills and 10 digs against North Dakota (9/14)...named the Radford University Highlander Classic All-Tournament Team MVP by notching back-to-back double-double performances against Radford with 16 kills and 13 digs (9/20) and 15 kills and 10 digs (9/21)...also added four total blocks against Radford (9/20)...opened league play with a 12 kill, 10 dig match against UTSA (9/27)...named the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week (10/7) after hitting .400 with ten kills against Lamar (10/1), followed by an 18 kill/.314 hitting percentage match at Marshall (10/4) and 14 kills while hitting .480 at Charlotte (10/6)...posted 18 kills and 13 digs at East Carolina (10/13)...managed 15 kills and 11 digs against Southern Miss (10/18)...recorded 18 kills and 14 digs at UAB (11/1)...notched 13 kills, 11 digs and a season-high four service aces at North Texas (11/3)...managed 24 kills and 10 digs at Rice (11/10)...recorded three straight double-doubles during the Conference USA Championship: 13 kills and 11 digs versus UAB (11/22), 19 kills and 15 digs versus Tulsa (11/23) and 20 kills and 12 digs versus UTSA (11/24).
About Tea Juric
Prep: Attended the Secondary School of Health Care, but did not play high school volleyball...she starred for the Marina-Kastela Volleyball Club from 2003-12...was a member of the Croatian Youth National Team from 2009-10, and the Croatian Junior National Team from 2011-12...in 2012, she was voted the MVP of the Croatian Junior Championships and the Youth Sports Games.
Personal: Born Tea Juric on April 29, 1993...daughter of Jagoda Juric...has two older sisters.