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Melanie Rios-Nevarez

15 Melanie Rios-Nevarez

  • Height:
    5-4
  • Year:
    Sr.
  • Hometown:
    Vega Alta, Puerto Rico
  • High School:
    Ileana De Gracia
  • Position:
    S
  • Major:
    Business Management
m 23
k/s 1.79
h % .004
a/s 1.63
b/s 0.01
sa/s 0.54
d/s 2.46

Academic Honors:

  • USCAA Academic All-American (2018-19).
  • New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Academic All-Conference (Spring 2019 - Softball).
  • New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Academic All-Conference (Fall 2018).
  • New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Academic All-Conference (Fall 2017).
  • Dean's List (Spring 2019).
  • Dean's List (Fall 2018).
  • Inducted into Chi Sigma Alpha Honor Society (Spring 2019). 

Athletic Honors:

  • USCAA Second-Team All-American (Fall 2018).
  • Women's Volleyball Most Valuable Player (Fall 2018).
  • John A. Jackson Sportsmanship Award (2017-18).
  • Named to New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Sportsmanship Team (Spring 2018 - Softball).
  • New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Second-Team All Conference (Spring 2018 - Softball).
  • USCAA Setter of the Week (10/25/17).
  • Female Bulldog of the Week (10/25/17).

2018 (Junior):

2017 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in 25 matches in her second season. 
  • Finished fifth in the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) in assists per set (5.96).
  • Was also fifth in the NECC in total assists (548).
  • Ended the season tied for second in the NECC in service aces per game (0.72).
  • Finished third in the NECC in total service aces (66).
  • Opened the season with 22 assists in a 3-1 win over Lesley University (09/02).
  • Handed out 24 assists in a 3-1 win over Fitchburg State (09/14).
  • Dished out 27 assists to go along with 14 digs in a 3-1 win over SUNY Delhi (09/16).
  • Finished with 29 assists in a 3-0 win over Pine Manor (09/26).
  • Totaled 26 assists and 11 digs in a 3-2 loss to Mount Ida (09/30).
  • Recorded 21 assists and 15 digs in a 3-2 win over Bay Path (10/03).
  • Collected 20 assists, seven service aces and seven digs in a 3-0 win over Pine Manor (10/05).
  • Posted 33 assists and 16 digs in a 3-2 loss at Mitchell College (10/14).
  • Dished out a career-best 42 assists and had 17 digs in a 3-2 win over Becker College (10/17).
  • Posted a monster statline of 38 assists, ten service aces and nine digs in a 3-1 win over Newbury College (10/21).
  • Ended the season with 33 assists and nine digs in a 3-2 loss at Southern Vermont (10/28).
Recent Games
Oct 19 vs. Bridgewater State L, 3-0
Oct 22 at Becker College L, 3-0
Oct 26 Mitchell College L, 3-0
Oct 26 Massachusetts Maritime W, 3-1
Oct 30 at Elms College L, 3-0
Nov 5 at Elms College L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 7
Sets 71 21
Kills 127 34
Kills per set 1.79 1.62
Errors 125 29
Total Attacks 515 132
Hitting Percentage .004 .038
Assists 116 68
Assists per set 1.63 3.24
Service Aces 38 13
Service Errors 40 14
Service Aces per set 0.54 0.62
Reception Errors 17 0
Digs 175 46
Digs per set 2.46 2.19
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 1 0
Block Total 1 0
Blocks per set 0.01 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 4 2
Points 165.5 47.0
Points per set 2.3 2.2
Matches started 20 6
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 Regis College L, 3-0 1 3 2 7 18 -.278 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 6 Bridgewater State L, 3-0 1 3 5 6 18 -.056 6 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 5.0
Sep 7 vs. MCLA L, 3-0 1 3 5 5 19 .000 0 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 7 at Norwich L, 3-0 1 3 6 9 27 -.111 0 2 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 10 at Albertus Magnus L, 3-0 1 3 8 5 27 .111 0 0 1 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 12 Framingham State L, 3-0 1 3 9 4 28 .179 0 2 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 14 Fitchburg State W, 3-0 1 3 10 8 33 .061 0 5 4 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Sep 18 at Curry L, 3-0 1 3 6 13 24 -.292 0 0 2 2 14 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 20 Lesley University W, 3-1 1 4 3 5 27 -.074 2 6 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 24 at St. Joseph (Conn.) L, 3-0 1 3 7 7 26 .000 0 3 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Sep 26 at Nichols College L, 3-1 - 4 6 10 36 -.111 1 0 4 3 20 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 30 at Massachusetts Maritime W, 3-2 1 5 14 14 66 .000 2 6 3 4 21 0 1 0 1 0 20.5
Oct 3 at Bay Path W, 3-1 1 4 19 10 47 .191 1 3 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 22.0
Oct 5 Pine Manor W, 3-0 1 2 1 0 2 .500 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 5 Pine Manor W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 9 Mount Holyoke L, 3-0 1 3 8 5 31 .097 1 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Oct 12 at New England College L, 3-0 - 3 2 1 11 .091 15 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 2.0
Oct 16 Eastern Nazarene L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 10 .100 12 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 18 vs. Wheaton College L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Smith College L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 vs. Bridgewater State L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Becker College L, 3-0 1 3 4 4 16 .000 13 0 2 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 26 Mitchell College L, 3-0 1 1 2 3 8 -.125 9 2 3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 26 Massachusetts Maritime W, 3-1 1 4 2 3 11 -.091 22 3 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 30 at Elms College L, 3-0 1 3 2 5 13 -.231 16 2 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Nov 5 at Elms College L, 3-0 1 3 4 0 16 .250 12 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2017-18 25 92 68 0.74 64 314 .013 548 5.96 66 0.72 252 2.74 0 0 0 0.00 134.0 1.5
2018-19 25 87 197 2.26 122 687 .109 101 1.16 32 0.37 294 3.38 1 4 5 0.06 232.0 2.7
2019-20 23 71 127 1.79 125 515 .004 116 1.63 38 0.54 175 2.46 0 1 1 0.01 165.5 2.3
Total 73 250 392 1.57 311 1516 .053 765 3.06 136 0.54 721 2.88 1 5 6 0.02 531.5 2.1
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 23 71 127 1.79 125 515 .004 116 1.63 38 0.54 175 2.46 0 1 1 0.01 165.5 2.3
Conference 7 21 34 1.62 29 132 .038 68 3.24 13 0.62 46 2.19 0 0 0 0.00 47.0 2.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 31 44 1.42 42 187 .011 56 1.81 20 0.65 61 1.97 0 0 0 0.00 64.0 2.1
Away 11 37 78 2.11 78 309 .000 60 1.62 16 0.43 109 2.95 0 1 1 0.03 94.5 2.6
Neutral 1 3 5 1.67 5 19 .000 0 0.00 2 0.67 5 1.67 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 2.3
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Wins 7 24 49 2.04 40 187 .048 27 1.13 24 1.00 49 2.04 0 1 1 0.04 73.5 3.1
Losses 16 47 78 1.66 85 328 -.021 89 1.89 14 0.30 126 2.68 0 0 0 0.00 92.0 2.0
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September 12 40 81 2.02 93 349 -.034 15 0.38 27 0.68 112 2.80 0 1 1 0.03 108.5 2.7
October 10 28 42 1.50 32 150 .067 89 3.18 11 0.39 59 2.11 0 0 0 0.00 53.0 1.9
November 1 3 4 1.33 0 16 .250 12 4.00 0 0.00 4 1.33 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 1.3