Cowgirls hit season high .425 for the match
Forty-seven UW students honored for hard work in classroom
Senior Purdy Breaks UW's All-Time Kills Record
Sophomore Kirby Becomes Cowgirls Single-Season Block Leader
The Cowgirls Won Their 14th Home Match Of The Season
Interview with Wyoming Cowgirl freshman setter Rachel Keyes, Oct. 12, 2010
Photos from the Cowgirls' 2011 season
Cowgirl vs. Oregon State and DePaul
Photos from the 2010 Wyoming Cowgirl Volleyball Season
Images from the first day of fall practice for the 2010 Wyoming Cowgirl Volleyball team, Aug. 9.
Senior (2013): Appeared in 34 matches and 118 sets along with 19 starts on the season for the Cowgirls...averaged a team high 6.47 assists per set along with 1.93 digs...in MW matches, she is averaged 10.1 assists which ranked seventh in the conference...added 2.09 digs per set during MW play...recorded a career-best 55 assists against Utah State (10/31/13)...recorded a season-best 15 digs against Colorado (10/1/13)...finished with a career high six kills against Air Force (11/14/13)...recorded double-figure assists 19 times this season...she is sixth all-time in career assists at Wyoming and 24th in MW history with 2,732...was given the Mike English Scholarship which is given to the senior with the highest grade point average.
Junior (2012): Played in 32 matches with 30 starts and 116 sets on the season...averaged 5.93 assists which led the team and ranked eighth in the league...finished third on the team in digs with 1.86 per set...averaged 5.81 assists per set in Mountain West matches which was seventh in the conference...averaged 2.00 digs per set in MW matches which was third on the team...finished with a season-high 38 assists against Regis (10/30/12)...set a season high with five kills and ten attempts against Boise State (10/20/12)...set a career high with 21 digs against UNLV (10/11/12), while recording 36 assists...set a career-high with three block assists against Colorado State-Pueblo (10/1/12)...recorded 12 digs and 29 assists against Nevada (9/29/12)...recorded her second double-double of the season against Nevada (9/29/12)...recorded three kills against Wright State (9/14/12)...against Ball State (9/15/12), she had two block assists...recorded her first double-double of the season against UMKC with 13 assists and ten digs (9/1/12)...recorded 20 or more assists in 18 matches...led the Cowgirls in assists in 28 of 32 matches during the season...earned UniWyo Cowgirl Classic All-Tournament team honors...ranks eighth on the Cowgirl all-time career assists with 1,968...earned Academic All-MW and Scholar-Athlete honors for the third time in her career.
Sophomore (2011): Played in 32 matches with 31 starts while playing in 119 sets on the season...started the first match of her career against Oregon State (8/26/11)...led the team in assists with 7.06 per set, while adding 2.08 digs...in conference matches, she averaged 6.07 assists and 2.11 digs...ranked sixth in the Mountain West in assists in league matches and seventh overall...had a season-high 18 digs against UNLV (10/1/11)...recorded a career high 53 assists against Boise State (9/22/11)...finished with 45 assists and 11 digs against the College of Charleston (9/17/11)...recorded 44 assists, 13 attempts and three total blocks against Idaho State (9/10/11)...finished with 25 assists against South Dakota (8/27/11)...against Oregon (8/26/11), she had 23 assists along with nine digs...recorded double-figures in assists 31 times, while finishing with 20 or more 24 times...for the second time in her career, she earned Academic All-MW and Scholar-Athlete honors.
Freshman (2010): Played in all 32 matches and 99 sets in her first complete season...played in the first match of her career against Southern Utah (8/27/10)...finished with 11 assists and three digs in that match...averaged 4.44 assists and 1.31 digs per set...also had 21 service aces (0.21 saps)...in MW matches, she averaged 4.15 assists and 1.25 digs per set...had three service aces against Colorado State (11/18/10)...finished with a season high three kills and six attempts against UNLV (10/7/10)...had two kills and three service aces against Stetson (9/4/10)...recorded a season high 25 assists plus eight digs against Murray State (8/28/10)...recorded double-figures in assists 27 times...earned Academic All-MW and Scholar-Athlete honors.
High School: A four-time First Team All-Centennial League selection while attending Mullen High School...her team finished 26-4 overall and earned a share of the Centennial League Championship...won the 2009 Regional Championship and went into the 4A State Championship as the second seed...the team went 3-1 in the State Championship falling in the semi-final round to Lewis-Palmer...was selected to the AVCA All-American Watch List, RMR Junior Qualifier All-Star Team, a RMR Junior Regional All-Star and First Team All-State for the second year in a row in 2009...a First Team 4A All-State and All-Tournament Team selection in 2008, she helped her team to the runner-up spot in the state tournament...a three-time team captain, she was coached by Vilis Ozols...played for the Juggernaught volleyball club...an excellent student, she was a member of the National Honor Society, the First Honor Roll and was named Academic All-State First Team in 2008-09.
Personal: Full name is Rachel Renee Keyes...born April 26, 1992 in Wheat Ridge, Colo...is the daughter of Thomas and Joan Keyes...has one brother, Matt...majoring in secondary education/english.