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Eva Torruella


Player profile

(Updated June 2017)
Redshirt Sophomore
San Juan, Puerto Rico
high school
Saint Johns School


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• ACC Academic Honor Roll (2016)
• ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)

Redshirt Freshman (2017):

Began the season at the No. 5 position with Katie Horton for the Stetson Spring Break Invitational…the pair went 2-1 together on the year beating Stetson in DeLand and Long Beach State during the East Meets West Invitational (21-13, 20-22, 15-3) … finished off the season partnering with Hailey Luke going 15-4 as the No. 5 pair…the duo began their paring on an eight match win streak including wins over FIU, UCLA, Arizona State, TCU, FAU, South Carolina and Pepperdine… Torruella and Luke posted a 10-4 record against ranked teams…during the CCSA championship Torruella/Luke went 5-1 including the first Seminole point during the conference championship against FIU (21-12, 21-6)…Torruella played with Luke at the No. 5 position during the NCAA Championship going  1-1 and defeating Hawaii’s Amy Ozee/Hannah Zalopany in the first match.

FRESHMAN (2016):

Took a redshirt season as she did not compete during the 2016 beach volleyball season.


Member of the Puerto Rico National Team (2013-15) … placed 12th at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada … placed fifth at the NORCECA Tournaments in Saint Lucia, Cayman Islands and Dominican Republic.


Played at Saint Johns School and was named a PRHA All-Star for four years (2012-15) … also played tennis at Saint Johns … earned Most Improved accolades in 2012 and MVP honors in 2013 … was an Honor Roll student … won gold at the 2011 Beach Volleyball AAU Junior Olympics and finished third in 2013 … named MVP of the AAU Junior Nationals in 2010 … a three-time All-American (2011, 2012, 2013) at the AAU Junior Nationals in Orlando.


Played club volleyball with Guaynabo Volleyball Academy (2009-13) and San Juan Volleyball Club (2014-15).


Daughter of Mayleen Gratacos and Luis Torruella … mother was a waterski champion … father played tennis at Amherst College … majoring in studio art … born on March 4, 1997.