Briefly... Cat Svorinich is in her final year with LMU volleyball... has the ability to play both defensive specialist and setter... coaches experimented with her as the setter in the spring and were impressed, so she will compete for time at both positions...
At LMU... 2005... played in 61 games... registered double-digit digs twice against Southern Methodist and Cal State Northridge... combined for five service aces in back-to-back matches against Southern Methodist and San Jose State at the Hawthorne Suites Cal State Fullerton Invitational... 2004... played in 26 matches for the Lions... tallied eight service aces... averaged 1.60 digs per game... 2003... played in 26 of the team's 33 matches... averaged 1.62 digs per game... posted double digit digs twice, including a season-high 14 against Dayton on Sept. 26... the next day, she recorded 4 service aces against Fairfield...
High School... a 2003 graduate of Palos Verdes Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, CA... a three-year letterwinner... served as team captain as both a junior and senior... named All-CIF Southern Section 1A...also named All-Bay League twice... an honor roll student, who was named team's best defensive player in 2003... high school coach was Mike Jagd... played club volleyball for current LMU Assistant Coach Larry Smoot and his South Bay club... also ran track for three years, earning titles at the Bay League, Long Beach and Mt. Sac Relays...
Personal... Catherine Marie Svorinich was born in San Pedro, CA on Jan. 12, 1985... the daughter of Joseph and Beverly Svorinich... father played collegiate badminton... has two older brothers, Nicholas, who also attended LMU, and Joseph... a liberal studies major, who wants to become a teacher.
W. Volleyball - 2/13/2017
Natalie Morgan, Ben Lee Added to Volleyball Staff
W. Volleyball - 1/24/2017
Mansfield Picked to Lead Lions
W. Volleyball - 12/22/2016
Tom Black Named Head Coach at Georgia
W. Volleyball - 12/14/2016
Sponcil Earns AVCA All-American Status
W. Volleyball - 12/6/2016
Sponcil Repeats as AVCA All-Region
W. Volleyball - 11/28/2016
Sponcil Defender of Year, Trio Garners All-WCC Honors