7 Rachel Stover
7 Rachel Stover
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
High School: Thomas Jefferson
Position: OH

Match-By-Match Stats | 
Appeared in 29 matches for the Vikings, earning a spot in the starting lineup during 19 contests…posted six double-digit kill matches on the year, including a career-high 14 kills against Oral Roberts (8/26)…tallied 13 kills at Oakland (10/7)…recorded 12 kills on a .500 hitting percentage at Marist (9/2)…averaged 0.60 blocks per set on the season…recorded a career-high tying five total blocks in back-to-back matches against Binghamton (9/2) and Marist (9/2).

Match-By-Match Stats
 | Made an appearance in 19 matches throughout the season…named to the CSU Invitational All-Tournament Team after recording a season-high 12 kills on a .357 hitting percentage against Tennessee (9/2)…also added a season-high five block assists against the Volunteers…notched eight kills on a .889 clip against Indiana (9/17) at the Hoosier Classic…tallied six kills against Rutgers (9/10) at the Temple Invitational…recorded four kills and three block assists against Arkansas State (9/17).

Match-By-Match Stats
| Named to the Horizon League All-Freshman Team…appeared in all 33 matches for the Vikings…helped the Vikings capture the Horizon League Tournament championship after a career-high performance against Northern Kentucky in the semifinals (11/21) with 11 kills and five block assists…also tallied a career-high 11 kills against Central Michigan (9/4)…posted her most efficient match of the year against Northern Kentucky in the regular season (11/10), posting nine kills on a .900 hitting percentage (9-0-10)…recorded a trio of four-block performances against CMU, Northern Kentucky (10/13) and Valparaiso (11/22)…finished the season with four kills and three block assists against top-seeded USC in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Two-time all-state honoree and 2014 Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League Player of the Year…three-time all-sectional honoree…earned first team all-league accolades as a junior and senior and third team all-league honors as a sophomore…helped lead Thomas Jefferson High School to three sectional championships and an eighth place finish at the state tournament as a senior.

Born on May 29, 1997 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania…daughter of Jeff and Tina Stover…has three brothers, David, John, and Mark…majoring in early childhood education.