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Rebecca Prado
Rebecca Prado

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Annandale, N.J.

High School:
North Hunterdon H.S.

Last College:
Wagner College

Height:
5-9

Position:
Student Assistant Coach

03/29/2013

DON METIL LEAVES UMES VOLLEYBALL

Metil coached UMES to a pair of MEAC Championships and six 20-win seasons

08/23/2012

HAWKS START 2012 CAMPAIGN AT THE SFC TERRIER CLASSIC

UMES begins its quest for a second MEAC title

08/21/2012

DON METIL ADDS THREE WITH 2012 RECRUITING CLASS

Team adds two Austrian players and a junior college transfer to MEAC champion team

12/05/2011

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF HAWK ATHLETICS

UMES goes 13-2 on the week, volleyball concludes magical season

12/05/2011

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF HAWK ATHLETICS

UMES goes 13-2 on the week, volleyball concludes magical season

11/20/2011

2011 MEAC Volleyball Championship

UMES defeated Florida A&M to win the MEAC Championship for the first time in school history! (Megan Raymond photos)

10/20/2011

UMES @ Hampton, 10/14/11

UMES taking on Hampton, defeating the Lady Pirates in three sets to take sole possession of first place.

2011: Became member of the 1,000-dig club during first set at Hampton (10/14), finishing with 1,101 in her career ... served as the team's starting libero all 31 matches ... led Hawks and finished sixth in the MEAC regular season in digs per set, finishing with 356 digs (3.07 per game), 30 service aces and 23 assists ... started the year with 12 double-digit dig matches, finishing with 18 overall ... matched a career-high with 26 digs at Bryant (9/9), with three other 20+ dig matches: 21 vs. Holy Cross at the Bryant Invitational (9/10), 23 at High Point (9/24) and 21 vs. Delaware State (10/4) ... season-high four aces with 11 digs at Brown (9/17) ... had first kill of the year against Bowling Green at USF Invitational (9/3), also contributing an ace and 15 digs.

2010: Appeared in all 32 matches and 118 games ... led team with 292 digs ... was sixth in the MEAC in digs per game in conference matches (3.26) ... had 77 assists, 32 service aces, 25 blocks and 13 kills ... recorded double-digit digs in 18 matches, including stretch of five straight ... had three blocks against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on (9/4) ... totaled career high seven assists versus Howard (9/17).

2009: Named to MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team ... appeared in 31 matches ... tallied 134 digs ... finished fifth on team with 1.41 digs per game ... totaled double-digit digs in three matches, including 13 at William and Mary (8/13).

2008 (Wagner): School dropped its program at season's end ... appeared in 23 matches ... totaled 319 digs and 3.75 per match ... tallied season-high 21 digs against La Salle (10/6) ... had five 20+ dig games ... had a season-best four aces against Fairleigh Dickinson (11/15).

High School/Club: Played her prep volleyball at North Hunterdon High School under the direction of Kirk Hissner ... started in each of her final three seasons ... led the Lions to the state finals for the first time in school history and a 21-7 record as a senior ... named Central Jersey Player of the Year, Third Team All-State and First Team All-Group Four by the Star Ledger ... named First Team All-Area by the Courier News and the Express Times ... Skyland Conference First-Team selection ... MVP of the Watchung Hills Tournament ... played club volleyball for the Atlantic Valley Volleyball Club, earning a bid to the national meet in Texas.

Personal: Born March 26, 1990 ... daughter of Vivian and Raymond Prado ... brother Ray (25) wrestled at The College of New Jersey and Seton Hall while her other brother Josh (22) played lacrosse and rugby at Framingham State ... graduated North Hunterdon with a 3.2 GPA ... pregame routine includes listening to music ... personal best sports moment when she went to state finals for the first time in her senior year of high school ... hopes to coach volleyball upon graduation ... best advice received: "Never stop playing until you hear a whistle" ... hobbies include reading ... favorite books are the Harry Potter series ... favorite movie is "The Hangover" ... athletic goal for the season is to pass above 2.0 and get double digit digs every game ... personal athletic goal upon graduation is to win the MEAC Championship.

Career Highs
Kills: 2 (2x, last: vs. New Hampshire, Sept. 11, 2010)
Aces: 4 (2x, last: at Brown, Sept. 17, 2011)
Assists: 7 (vs. Howard, Sept. 17, 2010)
Digs: 26 (2x, last: at Bryant, Sept. 9, 2011)
Blocks: 3 (vs. Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Sept. 4, 2010)

CAREER STATISTICS

Year SP MP K E TA PCT A SA D BS BA TB TP TP/S
2008 (Wagner) 85 23 5 6 25 -.040 26 23 319 0 0 0 28 0.33
2009 95 31 0 1 14 -.071 9 5 134 0 0 0 5 0.05
2010 118 32 13 9 61 .066 77 32 292 1 24 25 70 0.59
2011 116 31 4 1 14 .214 23 30 356 0 0 0 34 0.29
TOTAL 414 117 22 17 114 .044 135 90 1101 1 24 25 137 0.33