Glass credits family, hometown in helping her get to Summer Olympic Games

Family history and Leland roots have helped develop Alisha Glass into a Olympian this summer.

Leland native Alisha Glass has won at every level in the sport of volleyball from high school to college and into the national ranks. Now she gets the chance to win at the biggest level imaginable.

Alisha will be just one of 555 Americans representing Team USA in the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janiero over the next few weeks.

She will be one of the setter's for the USA Women's Indoor Volleyball team that opens up pool play Saturday afternoon against Puerto Rico.

Alisha has been blogging her experiences in Rio as part of Team USA. You can view all her posts here.

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