Marana standout middle/outside Dalia Haase announced her commitment to play volleyball for Embry-Riddle. Haase was a First Team All-Southern Arizona selection in her senior year and she helped lead the Tigers to a 9-4 record and a No. 7 ranking in the 5A Conference.
At 6-foot-1, Haase collected 141 kills and 34 blocks in the short season due to COVID restrictions. Her stats extrapolated out for a complete season would have come out to over 400 kills and over 100 blocks.
Located in Prescott, Embry-Riddle competes in the California Pacific Conference as an NAIA institution.
— Marana Women’s Volleyball (@MaranaWomen) February 26, 2021
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