Cherlie Adorno-DeJesus

#4 Cherlie Adorno-DeJesus

HT. 5-3
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Toa Baja, Puerto Rico
PREV. SCHOOL Hillsborough CC

2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team 
2017 Hampton Inn and Suites All-Tournament Team 
2017 Team Captain
2016-17 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA)
2016-17 OVC Academic Medal of Honor  (4.0 GPA)

As a Senior, 2017 season: Starting libero for all 30 matches, closing the season ranked 65th in the nation in total digs... Recorded her 1,000th dig as a Tiger against TN Tech (11/10)... Led the team in digs (509)... Earned a spot on the Hampton Inn and Suites All-Tournament Team after recording 63 digs in three matches, including a career-high 37 against USC Upstate... Finished regular season ranked second in the league in total digs... Finished career 9th in career digs... Named to CoSIDA's Academic All-District First Team.

As a Junior, 2016 season: Made an immediate impact in first season at TSU...Was named OVC Defensive Player of the Week twice on (9/26) for her play recording 40 digs in two matches, and on (10/3) while registering 91 digs in three matches setting her career high of 34 digs against Jacksonville State on (9/30)... Was also named Newcomer of the Week on (10/3)...Led the the Tigers in digs with (523), and digs per set (4.25)...Registered double-digit digs in 27 out of 33 matches... Earned a spot on the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.25+ GPA).

At Hillsborough CC, 2014 & 2015 seasons: Earned NJCAA Second Team All-America honors as a sophomore... Ranked in the top five in junior college in digs with 797 during sophomore season... Was top 15 in digs per set with 5.31... Guided the Lady Hawks to the 2015 Suncoast Conference Championship, the FCSAA State Championship and a third-place finish at the NJCAA National Championships. As a freshman in 2014, was third among NJCAA players with 6.95 digs per set... Finished eighth in the nation with 806 digs in 2014. 

Major: Criminal Justice
Daughter of Iveliz De Jesus Ortiz and Jose Adorno Hernandez
Birthday: June 22