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Dessaa Legros
Dessaa  Legros

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Kennesaw, Ga.

High School:
Allatoona

Height:
5-10

Position:
MB/OH

Experience:
2L



2014 (SOPHOMORE)
  • Played in 18 matches, including two starts
  • Averaged 1.44 kills per set
  • Recorded three kills and a block in first action of the season vs. Clemson (9/5)
  • Had one kill, two digs and first career service ace against The Citadel (9/20)
  • Played three sets vs. No. 14 Kentucky (9/28) and recorded eight kills while hitting .429
  • Made first start of the season vs. Alabama (11/9) and recorded two kills
  • Finished with five kills at Tennessee (11/19), including four to lead the way in the fifth set
  • Tallied nine kills and a career-high six digs at Georgia (11/23)
  • Led team with season-high nine kills at Florida (11/26)

  • 2013 (FRESHMAN)
  • Played in 29 matches, including two starts
  • Ranked fourth on the team in kills, averaging 1.72 per set
  • Reached double figures in kills on three occasions
  • Played in all nine sets of the Gamecock Invitational to open the season, averaging 2.78 kills per set while hitting .345 for the tournament
  • Recorded 10 kills on 15 attacks (.667) in the opener vs. South Carolina State (8/30)
  • Hit .429 to finish with seven kills in win over Robert Morris (9/21)
  • Produced a career-high 12 kills (and four digs in win at Tennessee (9/29)
  • Registered five kills while hitting .348 and recorded a season-high two block assists against Georgia (10/11)
  • Led team with eight kills at Arkansas (11/22)
  • Fell one shy of career high with 11 kills against LSU (11/24)

  • HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
  • Four-year letterwinner at Allatoona High School for coach Amie Howard
  • Earned All-County honors for the Buccaneers
  • Received the Bobby Bailey Award for Athletic Excellence, which highlights the accomplishments of female athletes from Georgia
  • Was also a standout in track and basketball for Allatoona
  • Earned All-County and All-State honors in track
  • Three-time Scholar-Athlete honoree in volleyball and track
  • Played club volleyball with the Atlanta Boom under coach Del Hughes

  • PERSONAL
  • Dessaa Legros is the daughter of Rudolphe and Wedesse Jean-Gilles Legros
  • Has one brother, Randall, and one sister, Annayka
  • Sister plays volleyball at Coastal Carolina
  • Plans to major in international business
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