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Gabriel Domecus

Outside Hitter

Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Hometown Vallejo, Calif.
  • Last School St. Patrick-St. Vincent H.S.
  • Club Diablo Valley Volleyball Club
  • Year Senior

Career: Entered the 2017 season ranked sixth in school history with 618 digs while averaging 1.94 digs per set (T-9th).

2016 (Junior Season): AVCA All-America Honorable Mention … Second Team All-MIVA selection … ranked fifth in the MIVA and 24th nationally with 2.12 digs per set … started all 34 matches as the Buckeye libero, playing in 122 of 123 sets … accumulated 259 digs, the fourth-highest total in school history … registered 10 or more digs in nine contests … named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week on March 15 after averaging 2.78 digs/set in a pair of wins over UC Irvine and then-No. 1 Long Beach State (3/11-12) … served as a primary passer, successfully handling a team-high 772 service receptions … chipped in 54 assists as well.

2015 (Sophomore Season): Ranked fifth in the MIVA and 23rd nationally with 2.08 digs per set … racked up a total of 208 digs, the 12th highest season total all-time at Ohio State … added 44 assists and a pair of kills to season stat line … made 25 `starts’ donning the libero jersey and played in 30 matches overall … named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week (3/17) after digging 21 balls in five-set victory over second-ranked Lewis and averaging 3.25 digs/set for the week … amassed double-digit digs in nine different contests … served as a primary passer with 584 service receptions.

2014 (Freshman Season): Played in all 27 matches, making five starts … ranked 18th in the MIVA averaging 1.56 digs per set … provided four double-digit dig efforts, including a dozen digs in back-to-back matches at Penn State (2/5) and vs. Saint Francis (2/9) … totaled 151 digs, 13 blocks (2s, 11a), 34 assists, 12 kills and three aces.

Prior to Ohio State: Four-year letterwinner for Danette Domecus at St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School … 2013 AVCA High School Senior All-America first team honoree … four-time All-Tri-County Athletic League first team honoree … led his squad to four consecutive league titles … captured three section championships … four-time team offensive Most Valuable Player … also played water polo for St. Patrick-St. Vincent … 2012 First Team All-League … 2010 and 2011 All-League second team … also played Seven years for the Diablo Valley Volleyball Club coached by Sean Stratton, Steve Siegman and Brian Fujinaga.

Personal: Son of Steve and Danette Domecus … has three older siblings: Brian, Jackie and Hillary … father played basketball and mother played volleyball for San Francisco State … majoring in environment, economy, development and sustainability.

2014 Match-by-Match

2015 Match-by-Match 

2016 Match-by-Match