8 Emilia Petrachi
8 - Emilia Petrachi
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Modena, Italy
High School: Liceo Classico San Carlo
Position: DS
Major: Biology
m 29
k/s 0.00
h % -.167
a/s 0.78
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.10
d/s 4.66

UC SANTA BARBARA
2015

Honorable Mention All-Big West
Big West All-Freshman Team

Petrachi played in 66 sets through 26 matches…Paced the Gauchos with 423 digs and 4.60 scoops per set, which ranked fourth and second in the Big West, respectively…Against conference opponents, she was second in the Big West with both 280 digs and 4.83 digs per set…Was named the Big West Freshman Player of the Week twice and the Defensive Player of the Week once…She earned both accolades in one week after tallying 43 digs between matches against UC Riverside (10/16/15) and Cal State Fullerton (10/17/15), averaging 5.38 digs per set and limiting those teams to a combined .104 hitting percentage…Her second freshman of the week honors after recording back-to-back 20-dig performances at Fullerton (11/13/15) and Riverside (11/14/15), averaging 6.86 digs per set…Overall, she reached the 20-dig benchmark nine times, including a season-high 30 dig outing at Pepperdine (8/29/15)…Finished the year with 54 assists (0.59 per set), eight service aces, and one kill off two attempts.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played her prep career as a libero at Liceo Classico San Carlo in Modeno…She was a three-time winner of the translation competition Certamen Carolinum…She won it once in Ancient Greek and twice in Latin.

CLUB
Played at LJ Volley… Since joining the club, Petrachi has been competing in Serie A1, Italy's premiere volleyball league… Petrachi was called up to the club's Serie A1 team in August 2013, becoming its youngest member and soon earned the role as the team's starting libero…The promotion proved to be a good move by the club, as Petrachi went on to be named the Best Libero in the Region in 2014.

PERSONAL
Emilia Petrachi was born on February 12, 1996 in Modena, Italy to parents Anna and Luigi…She has an older sister, Benedetta, who is studying medicine in Valencia, Spain…Her favorite sports moment was beating Novara 3-1 in the 2014 playoffs…She roots for LJ Volley, Modean F.C., and Juventus F.C.…Francesca Piccinini, Paula Cardullo, Roger Federer, Bruno Rezende, and Claudio Marchisio are her top favorite athletes…Her top movies are The Notebook, The Great Gatsby, and The Wolf of Wall Street…Enjoys watching Grey’s Anatomy, Master Chef, CSI, New Girl, and Modern Family…Her favorite novels are Ocean Sea, Wuthering Heights, I Malavoglia, Open by Andre Agassi…She lists Jane Austen and Alessandro Baricco as her favorite authors…Enjoys listening to Queen, Imagine Dragons, and The Lumineers…In her free time, she likes hanging out with her friends, reading, watching movies, and traveling…She loves pets, and has a cat and a dog…She is UCSB’s first international player in nearly 15 years.

Recent Games
Nov 3 at UC Davis W, 3-2
Nov 5 at UC Irvine W, 3-0
Nov 11 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1
Nov 12 UC Riverside L, 3-2
Nov 19 at Hawai'i L, 3-1
Nov 23 UC Irvine L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 16
Sets 105 61
Kills 0 0
Kills per set 0.00 0.00
Errors 1 1
Total Attacks 6 5
Hitting Percentage -.167 -.200
Assists 82 38
Assists per set 0.78 0.62
Service Aces 10 6
Service Errors 14 7
Service Aces per set 0.10 0.10
Reception Errors 25 13
Digs 489 286
Digs per set 4.66 4.69
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 10.0 6.0
Points per set 0.1 0.1
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 26 at UNLV L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 7 1 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Aug 26 vs. New Mexico St. W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 2 27 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 27 vs. Albany (N.Y.) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 1 0 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 2 CSU Bakersfield W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 2 Baylor W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 6 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 3 Colorado St. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 4 Pittsburgh L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 9 vs. Brown W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 10 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 3 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 10 at San Francisco W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 6 0 1 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 16 at San Diego State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 17 vs. San Jose State W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 6 0 1 3 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 at San Diego L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 23 Hawai'i L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 30 at CSUN W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 5 2 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 1 at Long Beach State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 UC Davis W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 1 -1.000 3 1 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 8 Cal Poly L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 14 at UC Riverside L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 15 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 3 .000 1 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 21 Long Beach State L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 4 1 1 1 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 22 CSUN W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 1 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 28 at Cal Poly W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 3 at UC Davis W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 5 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 2 1 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 11 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 12 UC Riverside L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 1 0 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 19 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 0 0 6 25 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 23 UC Irvine L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 27 92 1 0.01 0 2 .500 54 0.59 8 0.09 423 4.60 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 0.1
2016-17 29 105 0 0.00 1 6 -.167 82 0.78 10 0.10 489 4.66 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.1
2017-18 28 103 2 0.02 1 16 .063 93 0.90 10 0.10 510 4.95 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.1
2018-19 29 112 2 0.02 0 2 1.000 86 0.77 13 0.12 555 4.96 0 0 0 0.00 15.0 0.1
Total 113 412 5 0.01 2 26 .115 315 0.76 41 0.10 1977 4.80 0 0 0 0.00 46.0 0.1
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 29 105 0 0.00 1 6 -.167 82 0.78 10 0.10 489 4.66 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.1
Conference 16 61 0 0.00 1 5 -.200 38 0.62 6 0.10 286 4.69 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 44 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 29 0.66 5 0.11 181 4.11 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.1
Away 12 42 0 0.00 0 5 .000 34 0.81 4 0.10 230 5.48 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Neutral 5 19 0 0.00 0 0 - 19 1.00 1 0.05 78 4.11 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
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Wins 17 62 0 0.00 1 6 -.167 53 0.85 5 0.08 287 4.63 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.1
Losses 12 43 0 0.00 0 0 - 29 0.67 5 0.12 202 4.70 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.1
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August 3 12 0 0.00 0 0 - 13 1.08 2 0.17 64 5.33 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.2
September 12 39 0 0.00 0 2 .000 37 0.95 4 0.10 166 4.26 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
October 8 30 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 17 0.57 3 0.10 144 4.80 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.1
November 6 24 0 0.00 0 0 - 15 0.63 1 0.04 115 4.79 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.0