Bertucci picks Northern Illinois

De La Salle senior libero Francesca Bertucci recently committed to continue her academic/athletic career at Northern Illinois University. Bertucci, a Bridgeport resident, has been a varsity starter for the Meteors since her freshman year. Last season as a junior, Bertucci finished with 261 digs, 62 assists and 32 service aces in helping lead De La Salle (32-7) to a Class 3A supersectional match. (Review file photo)