3 Ciara Bruning
3 - Ciara Bruning
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Centerville, Mass.
High School: Barnstable
Position: Outside

As a sophomore: Appeared in 23 matches in her second season...Finished second on the team with 173 kills and averaged 1.99 kills/set...Compiled a .205 hitting percentage and registered 26 total blocks...Knocked down a season-high 12 kills in a win over Bay Path University (10/10/15).

As a freshman: Appeared in all 21 matches in her freshman campaign...Finished second on the team with 177 kills...Finished second on the team with 17 total blocks...Led the team and finished second in the NECC with a .315 hitting percentage...Knocked down a career-high 18 kills in a 3-1 loss to Newbury in the NECC Semifinals (11/7/14)...Voted to the NECC All-Conference Second Team. 

Personal: Was a two-time Massachusetts Division I State Champion at Barnstable High School...Majoring in Art Therapy...Has one sibling...Enjoys painting...Named a captain for the 2016 season.