1 - Aliya Rakhmetova
Aliya Rakhmetova
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
High School: Washington- Lee
Position: MH
Major: Environmental studies
m 26
k/s 1.23
h % .199
a/s 0.05
b/s 0.54
sa/s 0.11
d/s 0.22

2013: Appeared in 87 sets over 26 matches … Landed 107 kills, four assists, 10 service aces, and 19 digs … Ranked third on the team with 47 total blocks … Posted a career-high 10 kills against Saint Rose (11/19) … Tallied five service aces at Molly (9/14) … Recorded a career-high five block assists against American International (11/9) and at Saint Rose (11/19). 

2012: Appeared in 53 sets over 30 matches … Posted 42 kills, 11 assists, 10 service aces, 15 digs, and 18 blocks … Recorded a single-match high of nine kills and 20 attacks against Dowling (09/22) … Recorded a single-match high of six assists at Saint Anselm (09/30).

2011: Appeared in 45 sets over 19 matches as a freshman … Racked up 22 total kills which was good for 0.49 kills per set … Ranked fifth on the team with 14 service aces … Racked up 29 total digs … Ranked fifth on the team in total blocks with 30 (four solo, 26 assists) … Recorded a career-high three kills and three assists against Southern New Hampshire (9/8) … Racked up a career-high six blocks and three digs against American Int’l (9/18).

Before Merrimack: Three-year varsity volleyball participant … All-Tournament selection in the Herndon Invitational as a sophomore … Two-year captain at Washington-Lee … NRVCA Second-Team All-District selection as a junior and senior … Also competed in track as a senior at Washington-Lee.

Personal: Born April 9, 1993 … Daughter of Barbara Thompson … Has two siblings, Vitaly Thompson and Ramil Winker … Environmental Studies major at Merrimack.

CAREER HIGHS: 

Kills: 10, at Saint Rose, 11/19/13
Attacks: 20, vs. Dowling, 09/22/12; vs. Mercy, Nov 02, 2013
Attack pct.: .300, vs. Dowling, 09/22/12 (9-3-20)
Assists: 6, at Saint Anselm, 09/30/12
Serve aces: 5, at UMass Lowell, Sep 04, 2012; at Molloy, Sep 14, 2013
Digs: 5, Saint Rose, 11/05/11; ASSUMP~1, Sep 22, 2011
Blocks: 6, at American Int'l, 09/18/11
Block solo: 2, at American Int'l, 09/18/11; DOWLING, 09/21/13; vs. POSTVB, Sep 10, 2011
Block assist: 5, American Int'l, 11/09/13; at Saint Rose, 11/19/13

Recent Games
Nov 12 St. Michael's W, 3-0
Nov 15 at Pace W, 3-2
Nov 16 at Adelphi L, 3-0
Nov 19 at #2 Saint Rose W, 3-2
Nov 22 vs. #6 Stonehill W, 3-1
Nov 23 at #1 New Haven L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 10
Sets 87 33
Kills 107 40
Kills per set 1.23 1.21
Errors 53 19
Total Attacks 271 104
Hitting Percentage .199 .202
Assists 4 1
Assists per set 0.05 0.03
Service Aces 10 0
Service Errors 12 1
Service Aces per set 0.11 0.00
Reception Errors 2 0
Digs 19 12
Digs per set 0.22 0.36
Block Solo 5 2
Block Assist 42 20
Block Total 47 22
Blocks per set 0.54 0.67
Block Errors 8 1
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 143.0 52.0
Points per set 1.6 1.6
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 6 at St. Edward's L, 3-0 3 1 1 8 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 1.5
Sep 6 vs. Adams St. L, 3-0 3 3 3 11 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 3.5
Sep 7 vs. Western New Mexico L, 3-0 3 2 3 8 -.125 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2.5
Sep 7 vs. Minn.-Crookston L, 3-0 3 1 2 6 -.167 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 11 at Bentley L, 3-2 5 5 2 15 .200 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Sep 14 at Molloy W, 3-0 3 5 1 7 .571 0 5 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Sep 14 vs. Nyack L, 3-0 3 4 2 10 .200 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 5.5
Sep 17 St. Anselm W, 3-1 3 3 1 6 .333 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 20 Post W, 3-0 3 2 3 9 -.111 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 21 Dowling L, 3-0 3 4 2 12 .167 0 0 1 0 3 2 1 0 3 0 6.5
Sep 24 at Southern N.H. W, 3-2 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 1 Assumption W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Southern Conn. St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at St. Anselm W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at New Haven L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 vs. Neb.-Kearney L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Bentley L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Southern N.H. W, 3-1 2 1 0 2 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 22 at Franklin Pierce L, 3-2 5 7 2 12 .417 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 9.0
Oct 25 Le Moyne W, 3-0 3 7 1 12 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 26 St. Rose W, 3-1 4 1 3 11 -.182 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 29 Stonehill L, 3-1 4 5 3 12 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Nov 2 vs. Mercy W, 3-1 4 9 4 20 .250 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 4 0 11.5
Nov 2 at NYIT L, 3-0 3 2 3 8 -.125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 5 at Assumption W, 3-1 2 5 2 12 .250 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 5.5
Nov 9 American Int'l W, 3-1 4 7 1 18 .333 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 9.5
Nov 12 St. Michael's W, 3-0 3 6 4 15 .133 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Nov 15 at Pace W, 3-2 4 1 2 5 -.200 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Nov 16 at Adelphi L, 3-0 2 0 1 5 -.200 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 1.5
Nov 19 at #2 Saint Rose W, 3-2 5 10 1 17 .529 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 12.5
Nov 22 vs. #6 Stonehill W, 3-1 4 8 3 14 .357 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Nov 23 at #1 New Haven L, 3-2 5 8 3 15 .333 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
  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
2011-12 19 45 22 0.49 29 94 -.074 5 0.11 14 0.31 29 0.64 4 26 30 0.67 53.0 1.2
2012-13 25 53 42 0.79 40 140 .014 11 0.21 10 0.19 15 0.28 3 15 18 0.34 62.5 1.2
2013-14 26 87 107 1.23 53 271 .199 4 0.05 10 0.11 19 0.22 5 42 47 0.54 143.0 1.6
2014-15 22 76 131 1.72 65 336 .196 7 0.09 14 0.18 30 0.39 2 32 34 0.45 163.0 2.1
Total 92 261 302 1.16 187 841 .137 27 0.10 48 0.18 93 0.36 14 115 129 0.49 421.5 1.6
  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 26 87 107 1.23 53 271 .199 4 0.05 10 0.11 19 0.22 5 42 47 0.54 143.0 1.6
Conference 10 33 40 1.21 19 104 .202 1 0.03 0 0.00 12 0.36 2 20 22 0.67 52.0 1.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 9 29 36 1.24 18 97 .186 2 0.07 4 0.14 8 0.28 2 17 19 0.66 50.5 1.7
Away 11 38 44 1.16 18 105 .248 2 0.05 5 0.13 11 0.29 2 18 20 0.53 60.0 1.6
Neutral 6 20 27 1.35 17 69 .145 0 0.00 1 0.05 0 0.00 1 7 8 0.40 32.5 1.6

Wins 14 45 65 1.44 26 149 .262 2 0.04 9 0.20 11 0.24 1 26 27 0.60 88.0 2.0
Losses 12 42 42 1.00 27 122 .123 2 0.05 1 0.02 8 0.19 4 16 20 0.48 55.0 1.3

September 11 33 30 0.91 20 93 .108 2 0.06 10 0.30 4 0.12 2 11 13 0.39 47.5 1.4
October 5 18 21 1.17 9 49 .245 1 0.06 0 0.00 2 0.11 1 10 11 0.61 27.0 1.5
November 10 36 56 1.56 24 129 .248 1 0.03 0 0.00 13 0.36 2 21 23 0.64 68.5 1.9