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Andjelija Draskovic

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Andjelija Draskovic - Volleyball - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

(Updated June 2022)
position
Setter
height
5'11"
Instagram
year
Senior
hometown
Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia
high school
Druga Kragujevacka Gimnazija
other college
UMBC

Career at UMBC (2021):

  • Spent the 2021 season as one of the best setters in the country at Maryland Baltimore-County out of the America East Conference.
  • Named the America East Championship Most Outstanding Player, guiding the Retrievers to the NCAA Tournament where they faced No. 3 Pitt in the first round.
  • Named to the America East All-Championship Team and the America East Second Team-All Conference.
  • Recorded a league-best 11.11 assists per set in conference play as UMBC finished first in the America East in hitting percentage, kills and assists.
  • Shined the brightest in the postseason, racking up 54 assists and 17 digs vs. Stony Brook in the conference semifinal.
  • Added 51 assists and 10 digs in a 3-2 win over Albany in the conference championship.
  • QUOTE FROM COACH POOLE: “Jelli has a tremendous amount of experience and we are excited and lucky to have added her to our team for this year. Jelli had high-level training in Serbia at a young age and in fact, Milica Kubura was one of her heroes as she was growing up. Jelli can run a good offense and played a huge role for her team at UMBC last season.”

Northeastern Junior College (2019-21):

  • Played three seasons at Northeastern Junior College.
  • Third Team NJCAA Academic All-America in 2019.

National Team Experience:

  • The seventh Serbian-born player to suit up for the Garnet and Gold, which includes All-Americans Visnja Djurdjevic, Mira Djuric and Milica Kubura.
  • Has first, second and third-place finishes at the Balkan Championship.