Menendez Recognized at Senior Night
Jenny Menendez

Jenny Menendez

Nov. 15, 2012

NORMAL, Ill. - The Illinois State Athletics Department will acknowledge Jenny Menendez Saturday night, Nov. 17, when the Redbird volleyball team hosts Evansville on Senior Night on Doug Collins Court in Redbird Arena. The match will begin at 7:05 p.m.

Menendez has appeared in 119 matches in her four years at Illinois State, compiling 1,836 digs, 243 assists and 90 service aces. She was most recently named Missouri Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week on November 5th after tallying 58 digs against Missouri State and Wichita State.

She currently ranks first at Illinois State in single-season digs per set with 5.32 and second all-time in ISU history in digs per set with 4.17. The Bloomington, Ill., native posted a career-high high 32 digs against Oregon State and has recorded double-digit digs in all but one match during the 2012 season. An AFNI honor roll member, Menendez is a biological science major.

Following the match, Menendez will be recognized on the court for her contributions and accomplishments throughout her time as a Redbird volleyball player. After the on court recognition, there will be a Senior Night social in the Legends Room (RBA).

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