Junior libero shares her experience as a member of the Baylor volleyball team
Bears earn league-best six first team selections
Bears drop season series to Horned Frogs
Bears carried by team blocks, double-double from Malloy
Bears down Red Raiders with dominate blocking and attacking effort
BU Volleyball vs. Rice
TWO-TIME BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL SELECTION
BAYLOR DEAN'S LIST HONOREE
Tallied 248 digs, third-most on the team ... Served up 22 aces, also third-most on the team ... Career-high 28 digs at Texas Tech (Oct. 29) ranks No. 5 on BU all-time four-set match digs list ... Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week (Nov. 3) ... Big 12 Rookie of the Week (Nov. 3) ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both the fall and spring semesters ... Earned Dean's List recognition for spring semester ... Earned Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team honors.
Played three seasons for Chicago's St. Ignatius College Prep ... Played her final season for head coach Erik Eastman and helped her team to a combined 81-30 in her final three years ... Her junior season, Brusek helped lead the Wolfpack to a 28-10 record and a Girls Catholic Athletic Conference (GCAC) championship ... Named All-GCAC in each of her final two seasons and was a three-time GCAC All-Academic team honoree ... Left school as the second all-time leader in service aces (139) and was third all-time in digs (953) ... Played club volleyball for the Wildcat Juniors 18 Black and coach Paul Tashima; her team finished fifth at the AAU Nationals in Orlando, Fla. in the 18 Open division in June, 2014 ... Involved in several extra-curricular activities in high school and volunteered with the American Legion in Chicago.
Full name is Jana Michaela Brusek ... Born Jan. 15, 1996 in Chicago, Illinois ... Daughter or James Brusek and June Macchiaverna ... Majoring in biology.