Dayana Acevedo Rios
2  Dayana Acevedo Rios


Naranjito, Puerto Rico

High School:
Colegio Sagrada Familia

Last College:
Iowa Western CC





UTEP to Challenge Marshall

UTEP volleyball team will head back on the road for a match up against Marshall on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. (MT).


UTEP to Host Rice and Western Kentucky

UTEP is taking aim at its second three-game league winning streak of the Holly Watts era. The Miners achieved the feat year, topping Florida Atlantic, Florida International and Middle Tennessee to start the month of October on a high note.


UTEP Continues on the Road

EL PASO, Texas- The UTEP volleyball (2-14, 0-5 C-USA) team will round out a four-match road swing as it faces off against UAB on Friday at 6 p.m. (MT) and Middle Tennessee on Sunday at 12 p.m.


UTEP Falls to Rice, 3-0

Coline Coessens led the Miners with her third double-double performance of the season. The freshman hammered out 11 kills while tallying 13 digs.


UTEP to Travel to Rice and UTSA

The UTEP volleyball (2-12, 0-3 C-USA) team will start a four-match road swing as it faces off against Rice on Friday at 5 p.m. (MT) on Friday and UTSA on Sunday at 12 p.m


UTEP Volleyball vs Western Kentucky

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UTEP Volleyball vs UTSA

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UTEP Volleyball vs BYU

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UTEP Volleyball vs East Carolina

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UTEP Volleyball vs Oral Roberts

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2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2013(JUNIOR): Played in 94 sets and started in 26 matches for the Miners ... ranked third on the team with 235 digs, and averaged 2.50 digs per set ... picked up a season-high 20 digs versus LA Tech (9/27) ... finished second on the team in service aces with 25 ... chipped in 21 assists and had a .956 reception percentage ... tallied double-digit digs in 10 matches.

IOWA WESTERN (2012-11): Was a force on the backcourt for Iowa Western, tallying a total of 1,418 total digs in two seasons which ranks her third-all time in program history ... earned multiple honors including: two-time NJCAA Division I All-American first team, two-time AVCA All-American first team, two-time All-Region first team and a two-time Academic All-Region first team recipient ... during the 2011 season she led the team in digs with 801, securing the No. 2 spot in the school record book for most digs in one season ... directed Iowa Western to a 45-3 overall record, posting 18 matches with 20 or more digs in 2012 ... registered a stellar performance against Iowa Central CC (2012), registering 30 digs and leading the Reivers to a 3-2 victory.

PERSONAL:Full name is Dayana Acevedo Rios ... daughter of Ranier Acevedo and Myriam Rios ... has three sisters (Mayrin, Maryam and Melizabeth) ... born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico...is majoring in Multidisciplinary studies.

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