Student Athlete Profile

Patrycja Rykala - Volleyball - 2022-2023
15 Patrycja Rykala
  • School Year / Term:
    2022 / 2022-2023
  • Sport:
    Volleyball
  • Season:
    Fall
  • Class:
    Sophomore
  • Position:
    RS
  • Home Town:
    Blachownia, Śląsk, Poland
  • Biography:

    2021: Played in 22 matches in second season as a Lady Matador, recording 32 kills and 22 blocks. Made season debut in a 3-1 win over Southern Nevada (Aug. 26), recording three kills and three blocks. Set a season-high with four blocks in a 3-0 loss to Southern Idaho (Sept. 4). Had nine kills in a 3-1 win at Pima (Oct. 8).  Played two sets in a 3-0 loss to New Mexico Military Institute in the district final (Nov. 9).  

    2020-21: Played in 17 matches during the COVID-19 season, producing 59 kills and 18 blocks. Made collegiate debut in a 3-0 win over Western Texas (Jan. 29). Set a career-high with 14 kills in a 3-1 loss to Yavapai (Feb. 24).  

    HIGH SCHOOL: Helped team to a seventh-place finish in the finals of the Polish Junior Volleyball Championship. Led team to a 3rd League championship and earned promotion to the 2nd League. Helped team to a regional final in juniors. Named best player of the Regional Final in juniors and best Opposite Hitter in the XXIV International Junior Women’s Volleyball Tournament.  

    PERSONAL: Majoring in Psychology. Named NJCAA All-Academic in 2021 and 2022.