Ole Miss Freshman Melissa Capocaccia To Play Against Older Sisters, Suzanne and Caroline
2013: Started all 24 games at left back for the Rebels ... Played 1,927 minutes on the back line, including a season-long 110 minutes in a double-overtime draw against No. 13 Southern California (10/6) at the Minnesota Gold Classic ...Played 90 or more minutes in 12-of-24 matches ... Helped the Rebels post 10 shutout victories on the season ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years at St. Agnes Academy in Memphis, Tenn. ... Helped lead St. Agnes to the state championship in 2009 ... Helped lead St. Agnes to a runner-up finish in the state playoffs twice (2010, 2011) ... Named an All-State selection (2010, 2011, 2012) and All-Region selection (2011, 2012) by the Tennessee Sportswriters Association ... Named a "Best of the Preps" selection by the Commercial Appeal (2010, 2011, 2012) ... Helped lead St. Agnes to Tennessee Division II Western Region Championships in 2009, 2010 and 2011 ... Also helped lead St. Agnes to Tennessee Western Region Championships in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Named the Western Region Defensive Player of the Year in 2010 and 2011 ... Member of the National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta ... Also a member of the National Spanish Honor Society ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude ...
ODP: Played for the Tennessee state team in 2007 and 2009 ...
CLUB TEAM: Played for the Collierville Lobos ... Helped lead the Lobos to a Tennessee state championship in 2010 and 2012 ... Finished as Tennessee state runner-up in 2011 ...
PERSONAL: Born December 21, 1994 ... Daughter of Robert and Sarah Capocaccia ... Older sisters Suzanne and Caroline both play soccer for the Tennessee Lady Vols.
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewSept. 15-21, 2014Volleyball- Ole Miss went 4-0 to capture the Rebel Classic and improve to 14-0 on the season.- Through four weeks of the season, the Rebels have equaled last year's win total (14-17).- Sophomore... read more
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The Ole Miss Volleyball team remained undefeated at 14-0 and matched last year's win total with a 4-0 weekend at the Rebel Classic capped by wins over Lamar (3-0) and Jackson State (3-1) Saturday. The last three sets against Jackson... read more
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Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze's time on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of the Rebels' open date and return to action on Saturday, Sept. 27 against Memphis.Freeze's time on the call begins at the 1:50:18 mark. For the... read more
NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr., visited Ole Miss on Wednesday. The Olive Branch, Mississippi, native spoke to various student groups, including the football team. Stenhouse Jr. presented head coach Hugh Freeze with a firesuit, and Freeze presented him with an... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewSept. 8-14, 2014Volleyball- Ole Miss captured the Magnolia Invitational this past weekend to improve to 10-0, its best start in school history.- The Rebels downed UAB and Mercer 3-0 and then defeated Jacksonville State 3-1... read more
After a 56-15 win over Louisiana-Lafayette Saturday, Ole Miss moved up four spots to No. 10 in the latest Associated Press poll, released on Sunday. Despite breaking into the top 10, the Rebels remain fifth among Southeastern Conference Western Division... read more
This is the third installment of Observations from the Best Seat in the House. The idea of this weekly feature will be to bring you all some of our observations from the previous week in Ole Miss Sports. This week... read more
Leading 1-0 after controlling the play for much of the game, Ole Miss opened up a 3-0 lead on Middle Tennessee with a pair of goals in the final minute of the first half on the way to a 4-0... read more
Senior cornerback Senquez Golson has come a long way since he was a freshman. That season, he was most notably on the receiving end of a highlight reel juke from Alabama running back Trent Richardson. Three years later, as part... read more
Three areas to watch as Ole Miss faces Louisiana-Lafayette in its home opener Saturday. Wearing the Bull's-Eye After a 2-0 start with wins over Boise State and Vanderbilt, Ole Miss moved up to No. 14 in the Associated Press poll,... read more
With a chance to make history, Ole Miss dropped a first set for the first time this season. The Rebels answered the bell winning the next three sets to defeat Jacksonville State 3-1 and improve to 10-0 on the season,... read more