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2008-09 Volleyball
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Ana Kokanovic
Ana Kokanovic

POS.OH
HT.5-10
YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNLazarevac, Serbia
PREVIOUS SCHOOLColby CC

Senior: Named First Team All-Atlantic Sun for second consecutive year...One of five Eagles to appear in every set in 2008...Led the team with 400 kills...Averaged 4.00 kills per set, good for second in the conference...Second on the team with 51 service aces...Averaged 0.51 service aces per set, placing her third in the A-Sun...Her 4.69 points per set was second in the league...Also totaled 249 digs on the year, second on the team...Recorded ten double-doubles during the season...Registered 27 kills, 14 digs, and five service aces at Mercer...Picked up season-high seven service aces against UNF, in addition to 16 kills and a .448 hitting percentage...Tallied 18 kills and 17 digs against Lipscomb...Named A-Sun Player of the Week after recording 37 kills and 20 digs in five-set match against Mercer...Ended the season with back-to-back double-doubles at North Florida and at Jacksonville.

Junior: Named Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year...Ana played in 23 matches during 2007 and led the Eagles averaging 3.46 kills per game...Hit .340 during the year and served up a league record 88 aces...Led NCAA Division I in aces at 1.13 per game...She also had 227 digs, 2.91 per game...She ranked fourth in the A-Sun in kills per game and sixth in hitting percentage...Became the first player in over two seasons to record back to back Atlantic Sun Player of the Week Awards...Hit .403 durning conference matches, third best in the league also averaged 1.43 aces per game against league foes while averaging a team high 4.05 kills per game...Recorded the first triple double in school history against ETSU when she picked up a career-high 21 kills with a .432 percentage, 11 aces and added 15 digs...The 11 aces were a league record for aces in a match...During the same weekend against USC Upstate, she picked up 16 kills while hitting .520 and serving up six aces.

Colby CC: Transferred to FGCU from Colby Community…Was a First team All-American as a sophomore at Colby…Also named conference player-of-the-year…Led the nation in kills per game at 5.9 per game while hitting .366…Also was 5th in NJCAA in aces at 1.1 per game…Hit .458 as a freshman, recorded a team-high 110 aces and averaged 5.3 kills per game...Attended Kolubara Technical School, graduating in 2004…Played for coach Slobodan Ivovic…Named MVP of the Holy Tournament.

Personal: Born in Lazarevac, Serbia…Daughter of Danica and Milos Kokanovic…Majoring in Pre Management while getting a minor in Marketing…Aspires to be a professional volleyball player…Chose FGCU because of location and the other international players.