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Rachel Greene Athlete Profile

#9 Rachel Greene

Position: Middle Blocker Height: 6-1 Roster Years: 1996-1997 Hometown: Rexburg, ID Last School: Utah Valley SC


Hails from Rexburg, Idaho ... attended Madison High School ... played at Ricks College and Utah Valley State College before coming to BYU ... majoring in secondary education/Health ... parents are James and JoAnn Greene ... brother Adam played basketball at Ricks ... loves swimming, white-water rafting and rafting on lakes and rivers ... started playing volleyball after going to a camp with a friend in the summer before eighth grade.

Before BYU

Junior College: Team captain and First Team All-Region 18 as a freshman at Ricks College ... transferred to UVSC as a sophomore ... averaged 3.63 kills per game, .93 blocks per game, 2.06 digs per game and .368 hitting percentage with the Wolverines ... 1995 UVSC Volleyball Player of the Year ... First Team All-Region 18.
Honors: Army Athletic/Academic medal award winner.
High School: Captain of prep volleyball and basketball teams at Madison High School ... three-time volleyball All-District and All-Region ... 1993 conference MVP ... 1991 Second Team All-State, 1992 and 1993 First Team All-State and state MVP in volleyball ... lettered in track ... academic All-State in volleyball and basketball.


Game Highs:
Kills: 12 vs. Utah, 10/29/96
Percentage: .471 (9-1-17) vs. New Mexico, 11/23/96
Blocks: 13 vs. Utah, 10/29/96
Year-by-Year Statistics
Year GP K E A Pct. SA SE RE BS BA TB BE Dig Ast.
1996 109 74 74 370 .246 4 7 4 12 145 157 19 39 10

1996 | Junior Year

Earned starting middle blocker position midway through the season ... hit career high of 13 blocks against Utah in Salt Lake City and followed that with a 12-block performance against Colorado State in the first round of the WAC Championship Tournament ... ended the season second on the team in blocks per game (1.44).