Heidi Ilustre

1996: Participated in 97 games in all 38 matches…used primarily in the backrow, but she can swing from her left-side position… gained a lot of experience this year and has shown good hitting and digging skills as a freshman… developed a good jump serve, which accounted for her 14 aces…had double-figures in digs three times…had good hitting nights against Santa Clara (8-2-15=.400) and Air Force (6-2-8=.500)…played in all 16 WAC matches hitting .213 overall with 37 kills, five aces and 64 digs.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 1996 graduate of Bishop Montgomery High School in Torrance, Calif... a four-year letterwinner in volleyball and two years in basketball...a first team All-Del Rey League selection for three years...named to the first team All-CIF in both her junior and senior seasons...the league's Most Valuable Player twice... twice named Player-of-the-Week by the Torrance Cable Co. and the Daily Breeze...a Junior Olympic gold medalist in 1993...a member of the 1994 Division II CIF champions...while playing on the Ichiban Volleyball Club, she was selected as a first team All-American.

PERSONAL: Born Heidi Lynn Lim Ilustre on Dec. 12, 1977, in Harbor City, Calif...she is of Filipino and Chinese ancestry...enjoys going out with friends and playing beach volleyball...literature is her favorite subject...other favorites include Michael Jordan, purple, Filipino food, and the movie "Grease"...biggest athletic thrills were winning the CIF and a gold medal at the Junior Olympics...has an older brother, Harbell, and a younger sister, Hedder...daughter of Erlinda and Hermie Ilustre of Carson, Calif

1996	97	67	40	166	.163	0.69	14	148	1.53	24	0.25

Ilustre Career Highs
Kills	8	vs. Santa Clara (9/8/96)
SA	2	3x, Last vs. New Mexico (11/29/96)
BS	1	vs. Rhode Island (9/5/96)
BA	2	4x, Last vs. Air Force (11/15/96)
Digs	13	2x, Last at Colorado State (11/8/96)