Casey Levitt Qualifies for USA Beach Junior Tour Championship

Levitt1TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology sophomore Casey Levitt (Thousand Oaks, Calif./Westlake) has qualified for the USA Junior Beach Volleyball Championships in Chicago beginning July 23.

Levitt earned her spot in the two-player national championship event by recording a victory at the AAU California Regional Beach Volleyball Championships.  Her efforts this summer also included a second place at the USA Beach Volleyball Junior Tournament in Santa Monica.

As a freshman at Rose-Hulman, Levitt recorded 180 kills and 218 digs to help the Fightin' Engineer record the highest winning percentage in a season in program history at 19-10.

Levitt and the Rose-Hulman volleyball squad will open the 2011 season on Sept. 1 with a home matchup against Indiana University-Southeast.