Men's Volleyball

    Vinnie Rios
    Vinnie Rios

    RS Freshman


    High School:
    South Torrance

    Last College:

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 150


    2014: Rios, who transferred to USC in the spring of 2014 from Pepperdine, will serve as a defensive specialist and compete to be a backup libero as a redshirt freshman in 2014 ...

    PEPPERDINE: He redshirted as a first-year freshman libero at Pepperdine in 2013 ...

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made the 2012 All-CIF Division III first team as a senior libero and outside hitter at South Torrance (Calif.) High ... He also was a 2-time (2011-12) South Bay Daily Breeze All-Area second team and All-Pioneer League Defensive MVP ... He had 435 digs as a senior, while as a junior libero and outside hitter he had 216 digs, 61 kills and 25 aces ... He set South's career digs record (1,059) ... South won the 2012 CIF Division III championship, as well as 3 Pioneer League crowns (2009-11-12) ...

    PERSONAL: He helped lead his Southern California Volleyball Club team to the 2011 U.S. Junior Olympics 17 Open Gold Division gold medal ... He is a human biology major at USC ... Birthdate is March 26, 1994.