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Stefani Saragosa Biography
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Release: 06/22/2004
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Career: Heading into the 2002 season she ranks second in school history in hitting percentage (.345) for players with 1,000 or more attempts ... Is seventh on the career list with 266 block assists and 11th in total blocks with 299 ... Her 1.06 blocks per game career average is the fifth best for any Wildcat player.

2001: Honors: Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 ... Postseason: Had nine kills and five total blocks in Arizona regional final win at No. 5 USC (12/7) ... Had 10 kills on .444 hitting vs. No. 12 Pacific in the regional semifinals (12/6) ... Tallied 14 kills on a team-high .444 hitting and four total blocks in second round match at No. 21 Illinois (12/1) ... Recorded eight kills with zero errors (.615 %) and four block assists in first round match vs. Eastern Illinois (11/30) ... Season: Finished third in the Pac-10 with a .390 hitting percentage and was ninth in blocks per game with 1.06 ... Had 19 kills (3.17 kpg) on .607 hitting vs. No. 24 UCSB and Denver at Arizona's Thanksgiving Tournament (11/23-24) ... Finished with 11 kills and three total blocks at Washington (11/10) ... Tallied 11 kills on .265 hitting at Arizona State (11/3) ... Had nine kills on .533 hitting and a match-high eight total blocks vs. No. 6 UCLA (10/26) ... Recorded six kills on .600 hitting and three total blocks vs. No. 3 USC (10/25) ... Had eight kills on .357 hitting at Oregon State (10/20) ... Hit .400 with six kills at Oregon (10/19) ... Finished with 10 kills and six block assists vs. Washington (10/13) ... Tallied six kills on .400 hitting vs. Washington State (10/12) ... Had seven kills and six block assists at California (10/8) ... Finished with 13 kills on 20 attempts at No. 4 Stanford (10/7) ... Recorded eight kills and six block assists vs. Arizona State (10/5) ... Hit .529 with 10 kills and four block assists vs. Oregon State (9/21) ... Had six total blocks, including two solos, and four digs vs. Oregon (/920) ... Had 12 kills and nine total blocks in two matches in the Wildcat Classic ... Hit .625 with 11 kills and six block assists at No. 9 Florida (9/1)... Collected eight kills in only two games vs. Marshall (8/31)... Was nearly perfect vs. South Florida in the season opener, collecting 11 kills on 12 attempts with zero errors.

2000: Finished fifth in the Pac-10 in hitting percentage (.361) ... Missed three matches due to shoulder tendinitis ... Had 14 kills on .480 hitting and six total blocks vs. Arizona State (11/18) ... Had a career-high 10 total blocks and 13 kills (on .500 hitting) in Arizona's 3-0 sweep of No.4 USC (10/13) ... Finished with 10 kills on 15 attempts and two errors (.533) at Washington (9/23) ... Had 13 kills and a team-high .429 attack percentage at Arizona State (9/13) ... Led Arizona with a career-high 16 kills and had a .609 hitting percentage in the Wildcats win over New Mexico State (9/8) ... Tied a career high seven block assists against No. 14 UC Santa Barbara (9/1) and No. 19 Baylor (9/8) ... hit .833 (5-0-6) in two games at San Diego State (9/2).

1999: Starting middle blocker ... Honors:Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 Freshman selection ... Season:Second on team with a .272 hitting percentage and 84 blocks ... Ranked among Arizona's freshman leaders in blocks (3rd, 84), block assists (3rd, 76), aces per game (3rd, 0.23), matches played (t-3rd, 30), blocks per game (4th, 0.88), service aces (t-5th, 20), kills per game (8th, 1.91) and kills (10th, 164) ... Paced the Cats in blocks eight times ... Hit .349 (76-23-152) over her last 11 matches with periostostitus of the left leg ... Led the Cats with 12 kills vs. Hawaii (11/26) ... Missed Cal/Stanford matches (11/12-13) ... Led all players with seven blocks at Washington State (11/6) and posted a season-best three service aces in that match ... Hit .346 with 12 kills, 10 digs and seven blocks on Northern California trip (10/15-16) ... Had season-highs in kills (14), digs (10) and blocks (7) at Washington (10/5) ... Led all players with five blocks in collegiate debut at Texas-El Paso (9/1).

High School: Graduated from Francis Parker High School in San Diego where she played for Coach John Herman ... Lettered three years as a middle blocker ... Was team captain in 1998 ... Named Division 5 state most valuable player and MVP of the Coastal League as a senior ... All-CIF in 1998 ... Team won the California state championship in 1998 ... Finished second at both the Las Vegas Invitational and the Scripps Ranch Tournament ... Named to the San Diego Union Tribune all-academic team three times ... Also earned one letter in basketball as a center ... Named second-team All-Metro League in 1996, leading team to the CIF Championship ... 1996 Metro League Freshman of the Year.

Club Experience: Competed for the Sunwest Volleyball Club in from 1998-99 under Coach Ozhan ... Team took first place at the Fiesta Classic in Tempe and at the Volleyball Fest in Davis in 1999 ... Finished third at the Nike Invitational in Las Vegas.

Personal: Full name: Stefani Marie Saragosa ... Born: 2/14/81 in San Diego ... Majoring in psychology ... Daughter of Mario and Sandra Saragosa.

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