Dayana Acevedo Rios
2  Dayana Acevedo Rios


Naranjito, Puerto Rico

High School:
Colegio Sagrada Familia

Last College:
Iowa Western CC






UTEP Falls to No.9 BYU

No. 9 BYU used size and experience to outmatch the Miners, 3-0.


UTEP to Host No.9 BYU and No. 14 Colorado State

TEP welcomes fans to come out and support the team in its first home matches of the year. All campers get in free by wearing their camp t-shirt to the matches.


Miners Split at Leatherneck Invitational

UTEP split at the Leatherneck Invitation against Western Illinois and Eastern Illinois on Saturday.


UTEP Set to Compete at Leatherneck Invitational

The UTEP Volleyball team continues non-conference play this weekend as it sets to compete in the Leatherneck Invitational


UTEP Volleyball Holds Orange & Blue Scrimmage

Fans can take their first look at the 2014 UTEP volleyball team at the annual Orange & Blue scrimmage on Saturday at 2 p.m.


UTEP Volleyball vs BYU

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese


UTEP Volleyball vs East Carolina

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese


UTEP Volleyball vs Oral Roberts

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

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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