2011 All-SEC Freshman Team
2011 All-Louisiana First Team
2011 SEC Freshman of the Week (09/26, 10/17, 10/24)
2011 Hotel Encanto Classic All-Tournament Team
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012)
One of four Tigers to play in all 29 matches, including 26 starts at setter ... Amassed 1,055 assists and her 10.05 per set average was eighth in the SEC ... First LSU player since Katie Kubena (2001 & 2002) to produce over 1,000 assists during back-to-back seasons ... Surpassed the 40-assist plateau on 11 occasions ... Collected 263 digs, third-best on the team ... Her 2.87 digs per set ratio was 20th in the SEC ... All of her team-leading 12 double-doubles came during SEC action ... The 12 double dips were tied for fifth among the SEC leaders ... Slapped a team-leading 20 aces highlighted by a trio of aces two times during the Western Michigan (Sept. 8) and Missouri (Sept. 23) matches ... Notched 35 assists, six digs and three blocks against Cal Poly (Aug. 25) ... Compiled four straight double-doubles (Sept. 16-28), most notably a 60-assist and 13-dig performance against Kentucky (Sept. 21) ... Distributed 55 assists, corralled 18 digs and added a career-high five kills at Mississippi State (Sept. 28) ... Led LSU's offense to over a .300 hitting percentage during the fifth set of both wins over UK and MSU ... Passed out a career-best 64 assists to go along with 14 digs versus Georgia (Oct. 3) ... Fueled LSU to a season's best .359 hitting clip during a 3-0 win over South Carolina (Oct. 7) ... Tabulated 54 helpers and sprawled out for a career-high 19 digs against Tennessee (Oct. 10) ... Came away with 46 assists and 18 digs during the Texas A&M match (Oct. 26) ... Secured 57 assists and 17 digs at Georgia (Nov. 9) ... Heads into her junior season with 2,285 career assists, seventh on LSU's all-time list, and is 174 helpers away from passing Luciana Santana (1992-95) for the No. 6 spot.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011)
Started as LSU's setter in 27 of 30 matches and played in 105 of the team's 114 sets ... Handed out 11.71 assists per set, ninth-best in program history for a single season ... The 11.71 helpers also were second in the SEC and ranked ninth in the nation ... Also recorded 2.16 digs per set en route to a team-leading 11 double-doubles ... The 11 double dips were the most by a SEC Freshman in 2011 ... Secured SEC All-Freshman and All-Louisiana First-Team honors ... Notched SEC's Freshman of the Week award on three occasions (Sept. 26, Oct. 17, Oct. 24) ... One of four players in program history to earn that recognition three times in a season joining former All-Americans Marina Skender (2005) and Lauren DeGirolamo (2007) along with Desiree Elliott (2010) ... Eclipsed the 40-assist mark 19 times sparked by a trio of 60-helper efforts ... Fueled LSU to a single-match record .638 hitting percentage during her first career start versus Louisiana-Lafayette (Aug. 26) ... Notched her first career double-double with 53 assists and a season-high 15 digs against Miami (Aug. 27) ... Compiled four consecutive double-doubles (Sept. 9-16) to make her the first LSU freshman to secure that feat since former All-American Daniella Romero (2003) ... Dished out a season's best 60 assists to go along with 12 digs in five-set comeback at Ole Miss (Sept. 16) ... Totaled 50 assists and 12 digs at South Carolina (Oct. 7) ... Led LSU's offense to a .468 hitting ratio against Alabama (Oct. 21), the second-highest hitting clip by a SEC school during league play ... Equaled a season-best 60 assists and registered 14 digs versus Ole Miss (Oct. 23) ... Garnered 55 assists and 10 digs during LSU's five-set comeback win at Mississippi State (Oct. 30) ... Distributed a season-high 60 assists and tacked on 10 digs at Georgia (Nov. 6) ... Checked in with 56 assists and 12 digs against South Carolina (Nov. 13) ... Compiled 40 assists, eight digs and two blocks versus Arkansas (Nov. 26) to enable LSU to clinch its seventh straight SEC Western Division championship.
Coached by John Turner at Pearland High School in Texas ... LSU's 2011 recruiting class tabbed No. 18 nationally by PrepVolleyball.com ... Notched No. 74 ranking among PrepVolleyball.com's Senior Aces ... Showered with a variety of awards during her prep career highlighted by 2009 & 2010 TGCA All-State, 2009 District MVP and 2008 District Newcomer of the Year accolades ... Selected to play at the 2008 USA Girls Youth Team High Performance Championships ... Plays club volleyball for Absolute Volleyball Academy with Marissa Maas ... Team tallied ninth place finish at the 2010 USAV Nationals in the 17 Open Division ... Came away with a trio of 22-5A All-District Academic Team honors.
Full name is Malorie Dee Pardo ... Daughter of Ben and LaShelle Pardo ... Born on November 21, 1992 ... Has one brother, Trevor (16), and one sister, Mariah (13) ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Also recruited by Cal, Hawai'i, Illinois, Miami, Rice and Southern Cal.