COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – LSU middle blocker Anita Anwusi became just the sixth player in school history to be selected to join the USA Volleyball 2023 women’s collegiate national team.
Training, which began on Sunday, continues through June 24 in Anaheim, California alongside the Women’s National Olympic team as they prepare for the Volleyball Nations League.
Anwusi, a graduate student from Houston, becomes the first player to represent LSU on the team since 2013.
Anwusi was a 2022 AVCA South All-Region honorable mention selection in 2022, leading the Tigers in total blocks (136) along with 221 kills and a .289 hitting percentage. She has over 500 kills and 300 total blocks in her career.
Anwusi helped LSU to a 16-14 record and reach the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Stanford.