In the world of international sports now a days, nothing is more crucial than learning a new language. But for Brazilian foreign exchange student, Ligia Manguino, coming to the USA was much more than learning a new language.
Just talking to her, you realize language comes easily to her. Yes, there might be a few words here and there that she might struggle over, but that doesn't stop her.
Ephrata volleyball didn't know what they were getting when she walked into the gym, but then soon realized this South American has some heat by the net.
And this learning experience is both ways. Ligia is learning about the USA, but the Lady Mounts are learning about Brazil.
This program an alliance on the court, and a forever type of friendship.
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