13 Jessica Colberg
13 - Jessica Colberg
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
High School: Long Beach Polytechnic
Position: L

2010:  Named the Northeast Conference Tournament MVP, supplying 30 digs over two matches...Selected to the All-Northeast Conference second team...Named to Long Beach State Baden Classic all-tournament team...Finished the year with 523 digs, ranking fourth in the NEC with 4.02 per set...Recorded double-digit kills in 29 of the Pioneers 36 matches and reached the 20 dig mark seven times...Tallied a season high 26 digs in a match with Rutgers...Recorded 24 digs in back-to-back matches with UMBC and Rutgers.

2009: Named to Northeast Conference all-tournament team...Also selected MVP of the UMBC tournament at the start of the season...Played in all 34 matches for the pioneers in her sophomore season...Finished tops on the team with 504 digs, averaging 4.50 per set...Recorded 73 kills and a .209 hitting percentage when on the outside...Hit 41 aces from the service line and chipped in six blocks at the net.

2008: Named to the Sacred Heart Athletics All-Rookie Team...Played in all 31 matches and set a school single-season record with 444 defensive digs....tied for the team lead in service aces with 46 and collected 38 assists....named MVP of the Providence College Invitational.

High School: Attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School where she was an honor student. Played varsity volleyball all four years. Was team Rookie of the Year as a freshman and MVP her senior season...Served as team captain as a senior and was named first team all-league both her junior and senior years....Was named to the Long Beach "Dream Team" her last two seasons.

Personal: Born: 9/16/90 Nickname: Jess. Parents: Shirley and Eric Esqguerra. Siblings: Michael, Robert, Kai, and Kianna. Favorite Sports Teams: LA Lakers and Anaheim Angels. Favorite Athletes: Kobe Bryant and Tori Hunter. Favorite Book: The Shack. Favorite Movie: Zoolander. Favorite TV Show: South Park. Favorite Food: Rice, eggs, and Spam. Hobbies: Beach volleyball, hiking, and reading. Plans to attend graduate school and play volleyball overseas after graduation.