Aug. 13, 2015


COLUMBUS, Ohio – Two weeks from today the Ohio State University women’s volleyball team will board a plane destined for the University of Wyoming. The next day (August 28) pits Ohio State against the Cowgirls in the 2015 season opener.

Kalisha Goree, a sophomore defensive specialist, dons the No. 15 jersey and tracked her down to ask a few questions in the latest edition of ‘Countdown Close-Ups.’

Kalisha Goree – 5-foot-4 – Sophomore – Defensive Specialist
Columbia City, Ind. – Columbia City H.S.

Favorite TV show – Say yes to the dress

Favorite vacation spot – Bahamas

Favorite musical artist – Beyonce

Favorite athlete – Lebron James

Favorite team bonding activity – ziplining

Dream car – Lamborgini

Dream job – coaching a college volleyball team

Pre-game rituals – it’s a secret

Goree saw action in 20 matches, including the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, during her freshman slate in 2014. She tallied 21 digs, two assists, an ace and successfully handled 40 service receptions on the season.