Riley on Fahlenkamp: Had a fantastic spring ... Is ready to prove to the ACC that she's among the best middle blockers in the conference.
2006: Played 24 matches in a reserve role ... Is the top returning middle blocker ... Was second on the team with 1.12 blocks per game, collecting 27 on the season and blocking a career-high seven attacks against Auburn ... Hit .237 on the season, averaging 1.04 kills per game ... Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Had over 1,000 career kills at Midway High School for Coach Janet Angell ... Named as a 4A all-state player as a senior ... All-District MVP her senior year ... Also earned academic all-district and all-state honors ... Super Centex Player of the Year ... Recorded 468 kills as a senior ... Totaled 1,013 career kills with a .424 hitting percentage ... Had 207 solo blocks with 164 block assists in her career ... Best performance came against Red Oak where she totaled 27 kills and nine blocks in her senior season ... Helped set a school record with 32 victories in 2005 ... Team captain for Waco Juniors VBC.
Personal: Rachel Dawn Fahlenkamp was born Dec. 1, 1987, in Plano, Texas ... Daughter of Lee and Marjean Fahlenkamp ... Has one older brother, Daniel ... University studies major.