1 Tara Roenicke
Long Beach State now 2-1 in the season in dual matches.
Long Beach State won two of the top three flights against the Waves.
Ledoux and Roenicke reach the quarterfinals in Pairs play.
Long Beach State's pair in the fifth flight wins the double-elimination format.
Ledoux and Roenicke go 2-1 in pool play on Friday.
Beach Volleyball: Has an extensive sand volleyball resume ... Ranked No. 1 overall for U21 with Summer Ross ... Participated in the 2011 women's FIVB World Tour ... Finished in fifth place at the 2011 Junior World Championships in Halifax, Nova Scotia ... Won the 2010 U21 FIVB World Championships in Alanya, Turkey ... Finished in fourth place at the women's FIVB Exhibition in South Korea as the only junior team entered with Caitlin Ledoux ... Also won FIVB World Championships at the U19 level in 2007 and 2008 ... Has been on the USA Junior National Team for the last five years.
Long Beach State Women's Volleyball: Spent one season as the starting setter for Houston before transferring to Long Beach State.
Los Osos High School: A four-year letterwinner at Los Osos ... Named the team's MVP three times ... Led the Grizzlies to the CIF playoffs four times, reaching the quarterfinals as a senior ... Named the All-Inland Valley Player of the Year ... A first-team All-CIF selection and the MVP of the Baseline League ... A Prep Volleyball Senior Ace, No. 93 in 2009.
Personal: Born in Glendora, Calif ... Mother is Debbie Roenicke ... Graduated Cum Laude from Los Osos High School ... Brother Bryce leads a long list of family members in baseball, playing in college ... Uncle Ron Roenicke is the manager of the Milwaukee Brewers ... Also has four cousins playing collegiate or professional baseball ... Recruited by USC, UCLA, Hawaii, Florida State and Cal Poly ... Majoring in business.