2 Rachel Furash
2 Rachel Furash
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Westlake Village, Calif.
High School: Viewpoint
Position: S/OPP
Major: Economics and Psychology
Dream Job: Regional manager of Dunder Mifflin
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Tufts Consulting Collective, Tufts Financial Group
Favorite Place on Campus: President's Lawn
Favorite Professional Athlete: Sophia Acker
Favorite Pregame Meal: Banana and peanut butter
Pregame Superstition: Pregame playlist
Hobbies: Hiking, beach volleyball
Previous Team: West Volleyball Club
m 17
k/s 0.40
h % .308
a/s 7.60
b/s 0.04
sa/s 0.53
d/s 1.81

2018 (Junior): Played in 98 sets, most on the team...led Tufts with 6.93 assists per set...36 service aces were tied for second on the team...was fourth on the Jumbos with 1.67 digs per set...posted 38 assists in a four-set victory at Williams on September 29...served four aces in NESCAC quarterfinal match versus Middlebury...37 assists, 10 digs in four-set victory against Brandeis September 12...season-high 14 digs against Amherst on October 5...15 service aces in conference matches were fourth-most in league...Earned NESCAC All-Academic team honors.

2017 (Sophomore): Played in 30 matches and 105 sets...averaged 5.40 assiss per set...40 service aces were second on the squad and fourth in the conference...45 assists in a five-set win over Bowdoin on September 19...part of a two-pronged setter syste with teammate Angela Yu helping Tufts average 11.53 assists per set as a team...posted seven kills, 22 assists and six digs in a three-set victory against Bates...also had seven kills versus Hamilton and Connecticut College...served four aces against both Washington (Mo.) and WPI...NESCAC All-Academic team member...Picked for NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team.

2016 (Freshman): Played in 22 of the Jumbos 31 matches, taking the court in 64 sets as the Jumbos finished with a 27-4 record, a perfect 10-0 NECAC regular season and hosted and won an NCAA Regional for the first time since 2009…totaled 307 assists, which was the second most on the team, for a 4.80 assist per set average…made her collegiate debut in a 3-1 season-opening win over Clark…totaled a season-high and career-high 36 assists in a 3-1 win over Endicott…picked up 15 assists and added seven digs to the Jumbos 3-0 blanking of Roger Williams…turned in 18 assists in the Jumbos 3-1 win over Williams…helped with 23 assists in a 3-0 win over Amherst…turned in 21 assists and five digs when the Jumbos fell to UMass-Boston, 3-1…in a 3-0 win over Rivier she added 18 assists…totaled 20 assists with a season-high and career-high 12 digs in a 3-2 win over MIT…in the NESCA Tournament win over Bowdoin she finished with 14 assists and seven digs…added 17 assists and 12 digs in the Jumbos 3-2 setback to Middlebury in the NESCAC Championship match…played in the NCAA Elite Eight match against Southwestern (Texas) and totaled 13 assists.

Before Tufts: Was on the volleyball team at the Viewpoint School...was on the team that won the CIF Championship...was named the MVP of her league...was a First Team All-CIF selection...was a member of the Cum Laude Society, the Mu Alpha Theta Honors Society and the Spanish Honors Society.

Personal: Daughter of Jim and Dina...has two siblings, Andrew and Caden.

Recent Games
Sep 28 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0
Oct 4 Hamilton W, 3-0
Oct 5 Williams W, 3-0
Oct 11 at Clark University W, 3-0
Oct 12 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0
Oct 16 at Brandeis W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 17 6
Sets 57 20
Kills 23 8
Kills per set 0.40 0.40
Errors 7 2
Total Attacks 52 15
Hitting Percentage .308 .400
Assists 433 172
Assists per set 7.60 8.60
Service Aces 30 9
Service Errors 17 8
Service Aces per set 0.53 0.45
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 103 39
Digs per set 1.81 1.95
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 2 0
Block Total 2 0
Blocks per set 0.04 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 2 0
Points 54.0 17.0
Points per set 0.9 0.8
Matches started 16 5
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 Emerson W, 3-2 1 5 1 1 2 .000 37 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 6 vs. Roger Williams W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 16 1 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 vs. DeSales W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 17 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 at Coast Guard W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 6 .500 23 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 13 at Endicott W, 3-1 1 4 1 1 6 .000 34 2 0 0 13 0 1 0 1 1 3.5
Sep 14 vs. RIT W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 2 1.000 21 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 14 vs. Wellesley W, 3-1 1 4 0 2 3 -.667 36 3 2 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 20 at Connecticut Col. W, 3-1 1 4 2 0 2 1.000 26 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 21 at Wesleyan (Conn.) W, 3-1 1 4 2 1 7 .143 45 2 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 27 Bowdoin W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 21 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 28 Maine Maritime W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 10 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 28 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 5 .200 22 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 4 Hamilton W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 2 1.000 27 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 5 Williams W, 3-0 1 3 1 1 3 .000 29 1 3 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 11 at Clark University W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 16 6 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 7.0
Oct 12 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 24 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 16 at Brandeis W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 9 .333 29 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 18 Springfield   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at MIT   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Amherst   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Middlebury   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Bates   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Colby   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Hunter   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2016-17 22 64 3 0.05 3 18 .000 307 4.80 28 0.44 89 1.39 0 2 2 0.03 32.0 0.5
2017-18 30 105 64 0.61 29 198 .177 567 5.40 40 0.38 156 1.49 1 9 10 0.10 109.5 1.0
2018-19 26 98 19 0.19 8 58 .190 679 6.93 36 0.37 164 1.67 0 2 2 0.02 56.0 0.6
2019-20 17 57 23 0.40 7 52 .308 433 7.60 30 0.53 103 1.81 0 2 2 0.04 54.0 0.9
Total 95 324 109 0.34 47 326 .190 1986 6.13 134 0.41 512 1.58 1 15 16 0.05 251.5 0.8
  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 17 57 23 0.40 7 52 .308 433 7.60 30 0.53 103 1.81 0 2 2 0.04 54.0 0.9
Conference 6 20 8 0.40 2 15 .400 172 8.60 9 0.45 39 1.95 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 20 7 0.35 2 14 .357 146 7.30 7 0.35 27 1.35 0 0 0 0.00 14.0 0.7
Away 7 24 13 0.54 3 31 .323 197 8.21 16 0.67 53 2.21 0 1 1 0.04 29.5 1.2
Neutral 4 13 3 0.23 2 7 .143 90 6.92 7 0.54 23 1.77 0 1 1 0.08 10.5 0.8
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Wins 17 57 23 0.40 7 52 .308 433 7.60 30 0.53 103 1.81 0 2 2 0.04 54.0 0.9
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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September 12 42 15 0.36 5 37 .270 308 7.33 19 0.45 78 1.86 0 2 2 0.05 35.0 0.8
October 5 15 8 0.53 2 15 .400 125 8.33 11 0.73 25 1.67 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 1.3