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Reily Buechler
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Reily Buechler 1825861
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'1"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Del Mar, Calif.
High School: Torrey Pines HS

Buechler, who was named to the All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention and Pac-12 All-Freshman Teams, played in all 34 matches and was second on the team with 2.92 kills and 3.18 points per set, adding 0.88 digs and 0.40 blocks per set ... had 17 double-figure kills matches and a pair of contests with at least 20 ... recorded eight kills in the Regional Semifinal against #4 Penn State (Dec. 12) ... posted seven kills and two blocks against #15 Long Beach State (Dec. 6) and 10 kills with four digs versus LIU Brooklyn (Dec. 5) ... had five kills against USC on Nov. 28 and 14 kills with three blocks at #22 Arizona State (Nov. 26) ... recorded 17 kills, four digs and four blocks at Oregon State on Nov. 22, adding seven kills and four digs at #14 Oregon (Nov. 21) ... hit .611 with 12 kills and just one error in 18 attempts on Nov. 16 against California, adding three blocks ... had nine kills versus #1 Stanford (Nov. 13) ... posted eight kills at Utah (Nov. 9) and six kills, five digs and an ace at #21 Colorado (Nov. 6) ... had nine kills against Washington State (Nov. 2) and seven with an ace versus #2 Washington (Oct. 31) ... recorded 14 kills at California on Oct. 26 and 16 kills and a .306 hitting percentage at #1 Stanford on Oct. 24 ... was named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week on Oct. 20 after recording a pair of 13-kill performances against the Oregon schools ... posted 13 kills, six digs and three blocks against Oregon State ... tallied the first double-double of her career versus #10 Oregon with 13 kills and a personal-best 13 digs, adding a .429 hitting percentage with four blocks ... recorded 11 kills against Colorado (Oct. 12) and 20 with a .395 percentage and six digs versus Utah on Oct. 10 ... notched a career-best 21 kills at Washington State on Oct. 5, adding an ace ... went for 13 kills at #4 Washington (Oct. 3) ... recorded 13 kills to go with a .400 percentage and six digs against #18 Arizona on Sept. 26 ... had 10 kills on Sept. 23 at #9 USC ... had eight kills and a .357 percentage at Cal State Fullerton on Sept. 20 ... had 12 kills to go with a .345 percentage against Yale (Sept. 20) ... tallied five kills against Utah State on Sept. 13 ... had eight kills at #22 Hawai’i (Sept. 12) ... notched 12 kills against San Francisco on Sept. 11, committing just one error in 17 attempts for a .647 percentage ... posted nine kills, five digs, four blocks and an ace versus LIU Brooklyn on Aug. 30 and five kills and six digs later that night at Loyola Marymount ... had 10 kills in her collegiate debut against Binghamton (Aug. 29) with seven digs and an ace.

Buechler played four years of varsity volleyball at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, Calif. ... was named San Diego CIF Player of the Year and received First Team All-San Diego County accolades in both 2012 and 2013 ... named All-Palomar League as a senior, junior and freshman and First Team All-State and Under Armour All-America as a senior ... posted 345 kills, 171 digs, 20 aces and 23 blocks in her senior season ... coached by Brennan Dean ... was the two-time Most Valuable Player of the Durango Fall Classic as a junior and senior ... helped the Falcons to four-straight, undefeated Palomar League titles and three Open Division CIF titles ... earned the No. 28 spot on the PrepVolleyball.com Senior Aces list ... played in the Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match and Skills Competition ... was high school teammates with current Bruins Karly Drolson and Jennie Frager ... played club with Wave Volleyball under coaches Brent Hilliard, Jud Buechler and Steve Timmons ... was an All-American at the 2012 Junior Olympics.

Born Reily Sue Buechler on May 8, 1996 in Chicago, Ill. ... parents are Lindsey and Jud Buechler ... father was a volleyball All-American at Arizona and played in the NBA for 12 years, winning three NBA titles with the Chicago Bulls ... mother was a standout setter at Arizona and still ranks in the Wildcat Top 10 in assists and digs ... has one younger sister, Brynn ... both grandparents on her mother's side went to UCLA ... chose to attend UCLA because it is close to home and one of the top schools in the country for athletics and academics, falling in love with the school when the Bruins won the 2011 NCAA title ... favorites include the television show "Scandal", actor Zac Efron, eating watermelon and mint chocolate chip ice cream and the movie "Pride and Prejudice" ... thing she likes the most about volleyball is competing at the highest level and having fun with the people on the court ... hobbies include going to the beach and playing beach volleyball ... biggest athletic thrill was winning the prestigious Durango Fall Classic two years in a row ... favorite class is english ... majoring in sociology.

Reily Buechler's Career Statistics
2014 118 34 24 344 2.92 150 907 .214 12 0.10 5 0.04 13 104 0.88 5 42 47 0.40 13 1 375.0 3.18

Reily Buechler's Match Highs
KILLS 21, at Washington State (10/5/14)
TOTAL ATTEMPTS 48, at Oregon State (11/22/14)
HITTING PCT. (MIN. 7 KILLS) .647 (12-1-17), vs. San Francisco (9/11/14)
SERVICE ACES 1, Five Times (last at Colorado, 11/6/14)
DIGS 13, vs. Oregon (10/15/14)
BLOCK SOLOS 2, at Arizona State (11/26/14)
BLOCK ASSISTS 4, vs. LIU Brooklyn (8/30/14)
4, at Oregon State (11/22/14)
TOTAL BLOCKS 4 (0-4), vs. LIU Brooklyn (8/30/14)
4 (1-3), vs. Oregon (10/15/14)
4 (0-4), at Oregon State (11/22/14)
POINTS 23.0, at Washington State (10/5/14)

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