Kristen  Massa

Kristen Massa


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
St. Ursula


Outside Hitter

BIG EAST Freshman of the Week (10/13/14)

FRESHMAN (2014): Played in 31 matches, totaling 118 sets... finished the year ranked third on the team in kills (267)... also had 47 blocks, 67 digs and seven assists... had 10 or more kills in 11 matches... made her first career start against Duquesne on Aug. 30... had a season-high 14 kills three times (Sept. 6 at Missouri, Oct. 24 at Seton Hall, Oct. 31 at DePaul).

HIGH SCHOOL: Was named to the 2013-14 Under Armour All-American Second Team... was also named to the All-Ohio First Team... was named the Greater Girls Catholic League Player of the Year in 2013... was ranked as 75th-best player in the class of 2014 by Volleyball Prep.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Gary and Mary Massa... father Gary ('81) serves as Xavier's Vice President for University Relations... Gary also played basketball at Xavier and served as team captain as a senior, while earning Basketball Weekly All-Freshman Team accolades in 1977-78... aunt Laurie J. Massa is a 1990 inductee into Xavier's Hall of Fame and has served as Associate Athletic Director (1991-93), Assistant Athletic Director for Women's Athletics (1979-91), Head Women's Basketball Coach (1976-86) and Head Women's Volleyball Coach (1976-79), among several other capacities at Xavier... major is undecided.

2014 Game-by-Game Statistics