7 Rachel Sperando
7 Rachel Sperando
Height: 6-0
Year: So
Hometown: Kings Park, N.Y.
High School: Kings Park
Position: OH
Major: Physics

2011: Played in 72 sets for the Skyhawks. Recorded a career-high nine kills (.500 hitting percentage) in a 3-0 sweep over Bentley University (10/25). Registered a career-high nine digs against Assumption College (10/18) in a 3-0 triumph. Posted three total blocks in three separate matches over the course of the season, a career-high. Tied a career-high in service aces (two) during the season three times. Averaged 1.40 kills per set, seventh on the team. Had eight digs and eight kills in a 3-0 victory over Saint Michael's (9/24). Compiled six or more kills in ten matches.

2010: Appeared in 27 sets for Stonehill. Recorded 37 kills, one assist, four service aces and six block assists. Recorded eight kills, two service aces (career-high) and one dig versus Assumption (10/8), a 3-0 sweep. Compiled seven digs. five kills, two block assists and one service ace against Millersville (10/23), a 3-2 win. Had five kills or more in four matches during the season. Stonehill went 3-1 overall in those contests.

High School: 2010 graduate of Kings Park High School. Four-year letterwinner and two-year captain for coach Laura Horan. Named Rookie of the Year as a freshman. Three-time All-League honoree. Earned All-Conference honors as a junior and All-County as a senior. Two-time team MVP. Played club volleyball with the United Volleyball Junior Olympic team.

Personal: Born November 19, 1992, West Islip, N.Y. Daughter of John and Rachelle Sperando of Kings Park, N.Y. Has a sister, Danielle (16). Majoring in physics and aspires to become a physicist.

Career Statistics

    ATTACK SET SERVE
  SP K K/s E TA Pct A A/s SA SA/s SE
2010 27
37
1.37
13
83
.289
1
0.04
4
0.15
5
2011 72 101 1.40 60 325 .126 4 0.06 6 0.08 3
Totals 99 138 1.39 73 408 .159 5 0.05 10 0.10 8

 

 

 



    DIG BLOCKING  
  RE Dig Dig/s BS BA Total Blk/s BE BHE
2010 1
17
0.63
0
6
6
0.22
1
0
2011 6 45 0.62 4 20 24 0.33 4 0
Totals 7 62 0.63 4 26 30 0.30 5 0