Ainhoa Barturen


Livingston, N.J.

High School:


Middle Blocker

Economics & Business

Ainhoa  Barturen

2007: Saw playing time in 104 games...finished the season with 162 kills (1.56 kpg) and a team-leading 54 blocks...started all five games in 3-2 season-opening win against St. Peter's (8/31), finishing with eight kills...recorded first double-double of the fall with 10 kills and 14 digs against La Salle (9/1)...had another 10 kill performance against Kutztown (9/5)...finished with 12 kills and a season-best 17 digs in 3-2 win over NJIT (9/11)...had four kills, two digs and two blocks in 3-0 sweep of Patriot League rival Lehigh (9/28)...had five kills and four blocks against St. Francis (N.Y.) (10/3)...finished with three kills and two digs against Navy (10/13)...had double figures in kills with 10 against Colgate (10/20)...tallied four kills and three blocks against Lehigh (10/26).

2006: Played in 18 games, including 13 matches...finished the season with 26 kills, eight service aces and 20 digs...saw first action of the fall against Jacksonville (9/2), recording one dig...recorded two kills and one dig in shutout of St. Peter's (9/9)...had four kills to go along with three digs in win over Delaware State (9/14)...recorded season-best eight kills, six digs and eight service aces in 3-0 win over St. Francis (N.Y.)...had five digs and five kills in win over NJIT (10/4)...saw playing time in tournament-clinching win over Lehigh (11/3)...finished with four kills against Holy Cross (11/10).

2005: Showed growing potential in her rookie season, seeing significant action in 32 games...played a significant role in serve receive as the season progressed...managed 24 kills and 48 digs...hit a career-high six kills at Colgate (10/8) and at home against American (10/28) when she hit .417 and .364, respectively...showed versatility with 11 digs in the Leopards' 3-0 win over Providence (10/15)...garnered Patriot League Academic Honor Roll recognition.