Rachel Wacholder
Born: 6/15/75
Hometown: Laguna Beach, CA
Currently: Hermosa Beach, CA
Height: 5'9"
College: University of Colorado
Seasons Played: 2nd Season

Career Highlights
  • Wacholder had her best career finish at the BVA Hermosa Beach event, when she finished second with Nancy Mason. (The Hermosa event was part of the Mervyn's Beach Bash.)
  • In her career, she has won over $20,000 in prize money.
  • Was named the BVA Most Improved Player along with Carrie Busch and Leanne Schuster.
  • Other top finishes were two seventh's with Mason at the BVA Seal Beach Open and the BVA Long Beach Open.
  • She also played professionally, indoors, in Murcia, Spain in 1998.


  • Played her collegiate volleyball at the University of Colorado.
  • Started all four years and played in every game during her career at Colorado.
  • Named to the Big 12 All-Conference Team her last three years there.


  • Graduated from Colorado in 1997.
  • She is currently a substitute teacher.
  • Her sister, Ashley, played volleyball at Duke University.

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