4 - Rachel Olinyk
Rachel Olinyk
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Moorpark, Calif.
High School: Moorpark JC
Position: Middle Blocker

Prior to Southern: Olinyk will also compete with the track and field team at Southern and has already started up for the indoor season. A teammate of Shakila Balkhi at Moorpark, Olinyk played for coach Brenden Hanson at Moorpark High School where she was a two year starter at middle blocker. 

A highly decorated track athlete at both Moorpark HS and JC, Olinyk was a two-time first-team All-Conference selection the last two seasons in volleyball where she helped her team to two conference championships. She holds her high school record for the triple jump and is in the the top ten at Moorpark JC in the triple and high jump, as well as the heptathlon.

Personal: Kinesology major at Southern...born December 23, 1989...daughter of Michael and Wanda Olinyk...has two brothers, Austin and Sean.