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Olaya Pazo
Olaya Pazo


Caracas, Venezuela

High School:
Colegio San Agustin El Marques




2001 (Freshman at UTA)
? Named honorable mention All-Southland Conference ? Joined teammate Carol Bozikis on the UTA Invitational All-Tournament Team ? Named to the University of Wyoming Cowgirl Classic All-Tournament Team ? Joined fellow freshman Caley Smith as only Mavs to play in all 121 games ? Honored by her teammates as Offensive Player of the Year ? Led the Mavericks with 53 service aces and 0.43 service aces per game ? Second on the team in assists (66) and assists per game (0.53) ? Third on the team in hitting percentage (.254), total kills (356), total attempts (847), digs (325), digs per game average (2.62), total blocks (80) and blocks per game (0.65) ? 18 double-figure kill matches ? Collected career high 23 kills vs. Stephen F. Austin Sept. 29 ? 16 matches with at least 10 digs ? Picked up career high 22 digs in three game win over Southeastern Louisiana Nov. 16 ? Racked up seven service aces in season opener vs. North Carolina A&T, the fifth highest single-match total in UTA history ? Had seven matches with at least three service aces ? Career high six total blocks in SLC Tournament championship win over Stephen F. Austin

Venezuelan National Team
? A member of the Venezuelan National Team from 1997-99 ? Team?s most valuable player in 1998 ? Named best defensive player in 1999

Colegio San Agustin El Marques
? A member of the volleyball, basketball and soccer teams at Colegio San Agustin El Marques

? Daughter of Emma Perez de Pazo and Francisco Pazo ? Born June 7, 1983 ? A pre-med major at UTA ? Father was a professional soccer player in Spain, and two brothers each played the sport in college ? Twin sister, Rebecca, is a member of the volleyball team at Rice University