Larissa Witherspoon is a PRO Beach Volleyball athlete! She was born in Buffalo, NY but grew up in Ormond Beach, FL. Larissa graduated from Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL. She was appointed captain her senior year leading the knights into their best season through 2006. In 2006, Larissa Witherspoon became the first player in program history to amass over 1,000 kills and 1,000 digs in a career. After graduating in 2007, she plays Professional Beach Volleyball on the EVP/AVP/NVL/Dig the Beach circuit in South Florida. She has played in eight professional tournaments so far this year and has finished in the top 5 in all of them. Larissa is a very explosive player that displays great athleticism in every match that she plays. Her energy on and off the court captures fans from all over the country.