Ester Talamazzi

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  • Talamazzi

  • Position
    Outside Hitter
  • Class
  • Height
    6' 0
  • High School/Other
    Liceo Scientifico A. Antonelli
  • Club Team
    Volleyro' - Casal de' Pazzi
  • Hometown
    Campo Ligure, Genoa, Italy
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Attack Serve Block

Updated: November 14, 2017

A-State Invitational MVP
A-State Invitational All-Tournament Team

2017: Played all 27 matches, drawing 23 starts ... In her debut against Idaho State, she tallied 14 kills, six digs and two blocks ... Followed it up with her best hitting percentage of the weekend with hitting a .462 clip and eight kills in Tech's clash with South Dakota State ... Set a career-high four blocks versus Milwaukee ... Showed consistency in the A-State Invitational, racking up 11 or more kills in all three matches ... Turned in her best performance of the year against Ole Miss, recording her first-ever double-double with 14 kills and 16 digs - both are career highs ... Set a career-high two assists, while manufacturing 13 kills in the win over Arkansas State ... Almost had a double-double against Marshall, tallying nine kills and digs ... Registered 11 kills and five digs in Tech's win over Toledo ... Tallied seven kills, five digs, and a block against Radford in the home opener ... Added 12 kills and eight digs against East Tennessee State ... Logged 15 kills and 15 digs against Miami (FL) … Had another 15 kills in the following match against Florida State, while chipping in 10 digs and two service aces, marking her third double-double of the season ... Matched her season high for digs with 16 and recorded a career-high 16 kills, including eight in the third set alone in the win over Virginia, marking her third-straight double-double ... Logged 14 kills, four digs and two service aces at Pitt ... Logged 11 kills and 11 digs in match against Louisville, her fifth double-double of the season ... Had a career-high 17 kills and nine digs against Notre Dame ... Registered 11 kills and 15 digs against UNC ... Followed that with another 11 kills and 13 digs in the match against NC State, her seventh double-double of the season ... Had eight kills and a service ace against Wake Forest … Posted 15 kills and six digs in match against Duke.

Before Virginia Tech: An athletic hitter who could see playing time immediately on the outside … Coached by Luca Pieragnoli on the Italian Youth National team and Luca Cristofani on the National U19 and U23 squads … Played a key role on her club team which took home the 2013-14 U18 National Championship ... Was a part of two club teams - Igor Volley Novara (2014-15) and Omia Volley Cisterna (2015-16) ... From 2011-2014, Talamazzi lived in Rome for three years playing volleyball for Volleyro' - Casal de' Pazzi.

Personal: Daughter of Francesca Timossi and Ugo Talmazzi … Has one sister, Silvia, and two brothers, Guido and Fabio … Majoring in business ... Born on Jan. 12, 1996.