STOCKTON, Calif. – The Pacific beach volleyball team announced the addition of Roni Long to its 2018 spring roster.
The 5-10 junior transfer joins the Tigers after a two year stint with the Mira Costa College Volleyball program. Following a redshirt season in the fall of 2015, Long competed for the Spartan’s indoor volleyball team in 2016 and the beach volleyball team in both 2016 and 2017.
Long was named 2017 Spartan Athlete of the Year after leading the indoor volleyball team to an outstanding 23-6 season en route to a Conference Championship and the beach program to a Conference title and its first-ever state championship.
In her final season with the Spartans, Long hit .239 with 1.36 kills and 1.6 points per set.
Prior to her time at Mira Costa Long attended Porterville College, participating in both volleyball and basketball.
The Porterville product was tabbed First Team All-California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) for beach volleyball in 2017 and was Second Team All-Conference in 2016.
Academically, Long also shines, making the Dean’s and President’s all four semesters she attended Mira Costa, in addition to receiving scholar athlete honors in all three junior college years.