Women's Volleyball

Rachel Giubilato
Rachel Giubilato


San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Torrey Pines HS


Outside Hitter


2007 (Sr.):Co-Captain... Played in 46 games and 13 matches before a season-ending knee injury cut her career short... Tallied 219 kills for a team-leading 4.76 kills per game and a .230 hitting percentage... Registered 156 digs for 3.39 digs per game... Registered 10 double-doubles on the season... Honors: Named to the All-Tournament team at the SMU Radisson Invitational and the New Hampshire Invitational... Team Rankings: Fifth all-time in career kills with 1310... First all-time in kills per game (3.91)... Fifth all-time in attack attempts (3493)... Tenth all-time in assists (101) and assists per game (.30)... Sixth all-time in service aces with 95 and second all-time in aces per game with .28... Fourth all-time in service attempts with 1309... Fifth all-time in both digs (1155) and digs per game (3.45)... Tied for sixth all-time in block solos with 31...Fourth all-time in career points with 1517 and first all-time in points per game with 4.53... Game Highlights: Ranked 28th in the nation in kills per game (9/16)... Had tenth double-double of the season against New Hampshire, with 13 kills and 12 digs; selected to All-Tournament team (9/15)... Made ninth double-double of the season in five-game win over Syracuse with 21 kills and 23 digs (9/14)... Notched eighth double-double of the season in win over UTSA, with 16 kills and 13 digs (9/11)... Recorded seventh double-double of the season against Baylor with 13 kills and 10 digs; named to All-Tournament team for her performances (9/8)... Had sixth double-double of 2007 in win over Prairie View A&M, recording 20 kills and 11 digs (9/8)... Notched fifth double-double of the season in loss to Ole Miss, with 16 kills and 10 digs (9/7)... Recorded fourth double-double of the season against Stephen F. Austin, with 22 kills and 17 digs (9/4)... Racked up 19 kills against Texas Tech (9/1)...Recorded third double-double of the season against Villanova with 18 kills, 12 digs (9/1) ...Had 11 kills against Lamar (8/31)... Notched her second double-double of the season against Eastern Illinois with 29 kills and 11 digs (8/25)... Led the team in hitting percentage against EIU with .543... Made season debut against McNeese State (8/24)... Posted double-double against the Cowgirls, with 12 kills and 14 digs.

2006 (Jr.): Played in 122 games and all 32 matches... Totaled 15 points or more 24 times on the season... Placed three or more service aces four times... Put together 15 plus kills, 22 times on the season... Had two 20-20 performances... Compiled 20 double-doubles on the season, including putting together 20 or more digs five times... Honors: Named to C-USA All-Conference First Team... Named the team's MVP of the season and earned the Most Kills award... Named to the AVCA All-region Honorable Mention Team... Made the College Volleyball Update (CVU.com) Stellar Spikers Honorable-Mention Team... Selected to the Indiana Credit Union All-Invitational team... Named MVP of SMU Radisson Hotel Invitational... Named C-USA Offensive Player of the Week (11/13)... Team Rankings: Led the team with 37 aces... Second to the libero on the team with 445 digs... Finished the season ranked 26th in the nation in kills per game... Is fifth on the Mustang all-time career records list in total kills (1091) and second in career kills per game (3.78)... Ranks second in service aces per game and eighth in career service aces... Seventh in career digs (999), fourth in digs per game (3.46) and seventh in solo blocks... Is fifth on all-time points list with 644.5 total points and first in points per game (5.28)... Led the team with 568 kills, averaging 4.66 kpg... Game Highlights: Posted seven kills and 10 digs against Tulsa in C-USA Championship quarterfinal... notched her 20th double-double with 18 kills, 22 digs and five blocks in win over Southern Miss... Posted 19 kills and 29 digs in win against Rice... Made 20 kills and 11 digs against Houston... Compiled 12 kills and 19 digs against Tulsa... Posted 16 kills and 24 digs against Houston... Notched 20 kills and 15 digs against Rice... Made 18 kills and 13 digs against Tulane... Had 25 kills (record) and 15 digs with five aces (record) and a total of 31 points (record) against UTEP in three games... Notched 14 kills and nine digs against Memphis... Had 10 kills and nine digs against UAB... Notched 20-20 performance with 20 kills and 20 digs against UTEP and added season-high of five blocks... Had 13 kills against Tulane... Nailed a career-high of 33 kills against SFA along with 16 digs and 34.5 points... Registered double-double against Marshall with 15 kills and 14 digs... Also had two service aces against Marshall... Notched 23 kills in four games against ECU... Marked fourth consecutive double-double with 19 kills and 12 digs against Southern Miss... Had 31 kills in five games against UCF and 18 digs... Had 20 kills and 13 digs against Indiana... Marked 19 kills and 15 digs against Chattanooga... Nailed 19 kills and nine digs against Mercer... Made 11 kills and nine digs against Tulsa... Notched 18 kills and 19 digs against UCI... Made six kills and seven digs against Loyola Marymount... Compiled 18 kills and 17 digs against Nevada... Posted 27 kills and 23 digs in win against Toledo... Put up 12 kills and 13 digs against Grambling St.... Registered first double-double with 18 kills and 18 digs against UTA... Nine kills and 11 digs against UTSA... Had 24 kills and added nine digs against Auburn... Registered 23 kills and five digs against ULM... Attack percentage of .636 on 33 attempts against ULM marked season best... Had 11 kills, three service aces and nine digs against PVAMU.

2005 (So.): Recorded 20 double-doubles during the season... Played in 107 games... Ranked ninth in kills per game and eighth in digs per game in C-USA... Averaged 3.70 kills per game and 3.94 digs per game... Double-double of 11 kills and 10 digs against Houston (11/6)... Tallied six kills, seven digs and two blocks against Rice (10/4)... 11 kills and seven digs versus Marshall (10/30)... Registered 18 kills, 17 digs and three blocks against UCF (10/28)... Had 12 kills and 11 digs against Memphis (10/23)... Totaled 19 kills and 20 digs, to go along with two block and an ace against UAB (10/21)... Registered a double-double with 20 kills and 14 digs against UTEP (10/16)... Paced SMU with 14 kills and 13 digs against Tulane and added four service aces (10/14)... Double-double of 16 kills and team-high 26 digs at Rice (10/8)... Led SMU with 22 digs and added nine kills at Houston (10/7)... Just missed a 20-20 game with 19 kills and 20 digs against UCF (10/4)... Recorded 15 kills and 11 digs at Tulsa (10/1)... Notched a double-double versus UC-Riverside 11 kills and 12 digs... Led SMU with 20 kills and added 17 digs against Cal State-Fullerton (9/17)... Double-double of 14 kills and 17 digs versus ULM (9/16)... Had her first career 20-20 game against Tulsa 21 kills and 25 digs... Registered three-straight double-doubles in the Duke Tournament (12 kills and 29 digs, 16 kills and 18 digs, 20 kills and 14 digs) and a total of nine service aces... Tallied 10 digs against Texas Tech (9/3) ...Recorded back-to-back double-doubles against Stony Brook (11 kills, 17 digs) and Oral Roberts (18 kills, 10 digs) on (9/2)... Filled the stat sheet against North Texas (8/31) contributing 15 digs, seven kills, four aces and three blocks... Led SMU with 17 kills to go along with four digs against Ball State (8/26)... Had six kills and nine digs versus Wright State (8/27).

2004 (Fr.): Played in 22 matches totaling 60 games... Averaged 2.12 kills per game and 2.20 digs per game... Hit .175 with 127 kills and had 33 assists... Had 10 kills, four blocks, and four digs against #2 Hawaii in WAC Tournament (11/19)... Nearly had a triple-double with 14 kills, 12 digs, and nine blocks at UTEP (11/13)... Had eight digs, five kills, four assists, three aces, and two blocks against Louisiana Tech (11/6)... Hit .613 (21-2-31), which is ninth-best in team history, and had a new best of 21 kills to go along with four assists, seven digs, and two blocks against Sam Houston State (11/3)... Totaled 19 digs, eight kills, four assists, two blocks and an ace against Tulsa (10/30)... Had eight digs, six kills, three assists, two aces, and two blocks against Rice (10/28)... Had seven kills on 21 attempts and first career ace at Fresno State (10/23)... Had first career double-double with 11 kills and 19 digs against #3 Hawaii (10/16)... Totaled 16 digs against San Jose State (10/14)... Had eight kills, 23 attempts, and five assists while adding four blocks (1-3) at Tulsa (10/7)... Saw first career action and had two kills in sweep of Northern Arizona (9/4).

Prep: Named high school team captain three years and MVP two years... Named to San Diego High School All-Academic Team two years... Named to the All-San Diego Section First Team her senior year... Named the North County Times player of the week in 2003... High school team was a league co-champion team... Also played club volleyball and was the captain of her team.

Personal: Says her favorite thing about volleyball is spending time with the girls... Political Science pre-major.

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