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Rachelle Suaava
Rachelle  Suaava

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waipahu, Hawaii

High School:
Long Beach Poly HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
Middle Blocker/Opposite

Birthdate:
07/18/1994



07/13/2016

Women's Soccer, Volleyball Earn All-Sports Trophies

Women's soccer and volleyball earned DI-AAA ADA All-Sports Trophies following Sweet Sixteen runs.

05/07/2016

Commencement #LMU16 Honors

Congratulations to 81 student-athletes who were a part of Graduation on Saturday.

05/07/2016

Commencement #LMU16 Honors

Congratulations to 81 student-athletes who were a part of Graduation on Saturday.

05/02/2016

Sweet 16s Highlight of 11th Annual Iggys

The 11th annual Iggy Awards honored LMU’s student-athletes for the 2015-16 season.

05/02/2016

Sweet 16s Highlight of 11th Annual Iggys

The 11th annual Iggy Awards honored LMU’s student-athletes for the 2015-16 season.

11/29/2015

The Lions earned an at-large bid into the 2015 NCAA Tournament.

The Lions earned an at-large bid into the 2015 NCAA Tournament.

11/19/2015

2015 WVB Senior Interviews

2015 WVB Senior Interviews

12/04/2014

LMU volleyball will play Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday.

LMU volleyball will play Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday.

11/30/2014

LMU will face Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday.

LMU will face Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday.

10/29/2014

Women's Volleyball Outtakes from Video Board Reads

Women's Volleyball Outtakes from Video Board Reads

12/11/2015

WVB | LMU vs. Kansas

NCAA Regional Semifinal from San Diego, CA; Jenny Craig Pavilion

12/04/2015

2015 NCAA Volleyball Second Round Sweep at #6 Stanford

2015 NCAA Volleyball Second Round Sweep at #6 Stanford

12/03/2015

2015 NCAA Volleyball First Round

LMU Volleyball defeated CSU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament

11/21/2015

WVB | LMU vs. Pepperdine

Senior Day from Gersten Pavilion for Wells Fargo PCH Cup

10/24/2015

WVB | LMU vs. BYU

LMU defeats BYU for first time in West Coast Conference match-up.

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BRIEFLY
Rachelle Suaava finished up her eligibility with the 2015 season ... helped LMU to NCAA Tournament appearances in 2012, 2014 and 2015, including a Sweet Sixteen appearance in 2015... finished career fourth in LMU history for block assists (298) and 9th for total blocks (315).

AT LMU
2015... named honorable mention All-WCC ... honorable mention AVCA Pacific South All-Region ... started every match and appeared in all 125 sets for the Lions as a senior... set a new LMU single-season record for block assists (137) ... posted 365 kills (2.92 per set) while hitting .259 over 803 attacks... served up 22 aces to finish fourth on the squad... led the team on the block, registering 10 block solos and 137 block assists (147 total blocks at a rate of 1.18 per set)... 147 blocks placed fourth all-time in LMU's single-season book ... recorded nine kills with six block assists in a 3-0 sweep of #20 UCLA on 8/30 ... served up a pair of aces vs. Virginia on 8/28 ... named Lumberjack Classic All-Tournament after collecting 45 total kills on 80 swings with just nine errors (.450) - 3.46 kills per set ... also managed 14 block assists (1.08 blocks per set) in tournament play ... had 19 kills at Northern Arizona on 9/5 ... managed 18 kills and five blocks (2 solos, 3 assists) vs. Long Beach State on 9/10 ... six kills and nine blocks in sweep over San Diego State on 9/20 ... nine kills and six blocks at Pepperdine on 9/26 ... 12 kills and five block assists at #15 BYU on 9/29 ... 11 kills and five blocks vs. Pacific on 10/1 ... 15 kills and four block assists at Gonzaga on 10/8 ... 12 kills, an ace and eight block assists at Portland on 10/10 ... hit .342 with 18 kills against Santa Clara on 10/17 ... had 18 kills on 38 swings against #12 BYU on 10/24 ... eight kills and six blocks vs. Pacific on 10/31 ... career-best 24 kills with nine blocks against Gonzaga on 11/7 ... had 15 kills and six block assists at Santa Clara on 11/12 ... seven kills, an ace and four blocks vs. Pepperdine on 11/21 on Senior Day ... 12 kills, an ace and six blocks in a sweep at San Diego on 11/24 ... 13 kills with two block assists at #6 Stanford in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ...

2014... played in all 31 matches, starting 24, for the Lions as a junior... posted 173 kills (1.53 per set) to go along with seven aces... one of LMU's top blockers, collecting six block solos and 109 block assists for a total of 115 blocks (1.02 per set)... managed six block assists against UCLA on 8/30... totaled 12 blocks over the course of the Concourse Hotel at LAX Classic... eight blocks (seven block assists) with nine kills on 20 attacks (.400) against Fresno State on 9/6... registered eight kills in back-to-back matches on 9/11 at LBSU and 9/12 vs. Texas A&M - CC... five kills and four blocks against Idaho on 9/19... five block assists at Pacific on 9/25... six kills with two aces and four block assists against #23 San Diego on 9/30... six kills, an ace and four block assists at Portland on 10/2... collected nine kills on 12 swings (.667) at Pepperdine on 10/11... seven kills, seven digs and seven block assists against San Francisco on 10/16... 11 kills on 21 swings (.476) with an ace and six block assists against Santa Clara on 10/18... combined 11 digs and nine block assists against Gonzaga on 10/30... seven block assists at San Francisco on 11/15... posted 10 kills (.368) with nine digs, a block solo and five block assists against Pacific on 11/22... 13 digs and seven kills against #12 BYU on 11/25...

2013... played in 24 matches, starting 12, as a sophomore... collected 134 kills at a rate of 1.67 per set... registered eight service aces and 43 block assists (0.54 blocks per set)... season-best 15 kills came against BYU on October 5 (.393 hitting percentage)... served up a pair of aces against San Francisco (September 19) and at Portland (September 28)... collected four block assists on five occasions...

2012... appeared in 18 matches, starting one, as a freshman... posted 12 kills and six aces in her inaugural year... collected a block solo and nine block assists... made collegiate debut on September 7 against Virginia Tech... first career kill and block assist came at High Point on September 8... recorded a pair of kills and a service ace against Kansas on September 14... posted three block assists against USF in conference play on September 22... recorded four kills and hit .429 against No. 16 San Diego on September 27... notched two aces at Cal State Northridge on November 10...

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2012 graduate of Palos Verdes High School in Palos Verdes, Calif... earned All-Moore League first team honors as a junior and senior at Long Beach Poly High School in Long Beach, Calif... All-Tournament selection at the prestigious Redondo Power Classic in 2010 and 2011... helped Long Beach Poly to a No. 1 ranking in the state of California and a No. 11 national mark during the 2010 season... guided her team to the CIF playoffs as a junior and senior, including helping her team to a runner-up finish at the CIF Division I Championship in 2010... garnered CIF All-Tournament honors for her efforts in helping Long Beach Poly to the final match... before transferring to Long Beach Poly, named an Oahu Interscholastic Association All-Star as a sophomore at Kapolei High School in Hawai'i...

PERSONAL
Rachelle Malia Suaava was born July 18, 1994, in Honolulu, Hawai'i... daughter of Maina Suaava... has three brothers, Siona, Mase and Israel, and two sisters, Martina and Macy... also considered University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Boston College and University of Hawai'i, but chose LMU because it was a great fit and she loved the campus... a sociology major.

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