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Whitney Pavlik


Whitney Pavlik

Hometown: Laguna Beach, Calif.
Birth Year: 1983
Height: 6-0
Resides: Laguna Beach, Calif.
College: UC Irvine

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  • Placed fourth at the 2013 FIVB World Championship in Stare Jablonki, Poland, with April Ross
  • Pavlik’s best FIVB finish is third with Jennifer Kessy at the 2013 Durban Open in South Africa
  • Pavlik and Kropp won the Manhattan Beach Open in 2011 and 2012, when it was part of the Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Tour. In 2013, Pavlik won Manhattan Beach with Kerri Walsh Jennings when it was part of the AVP Tour.
  • Named 2008 AVP Rookie of the Year after placing in the top 10 in 10 out of 15 tournaments in which she competed.


  • Played in six FIVB events in 2013 with four different partners
  • Pavlik and Kropp placed second in the 2013 NORCECA Circuit events in Cayman Islands and Guatemala
  • Pavlik and Emily Day won the 2013 NORCECA Circuit event in Toluca, Mexico
  • Pavlik and Kerri Walsh Jennings finished second at the 2013 AVP event in Cincinnati and third in Atlantic City and St. Petersburg
  • Pavlik and partner Jenny Kropp won NORCECA Circuit events in Guatemala in 2011 and 2012
  • Pavlik made her AVP debut in 2006 and he FIVB debut in 2008
  • Pavlik and Kropp won all six open events on the 2012 Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Tour
  • Played for University of Montana 2002-04
  • Transferred from the University of Montana to UC Irvine and played libero and outside hitter at Irvine in 2004 and middle blocker in '05.
  • Holds Irvine record for best hitting percentage in a single match and recorded the third-best hitting percentage in history.
  • Attended Mater Dei High School 

"I definitely like long-term partners. After this year (2013) I don't want to be switching around. I want to have that set partner to make a run at the next Olympics." – Whitney Pavlik in the LA Daily News


Instagram: WhitneyProBeach and Whitney_Pav
Video: Whitney Pavlik and Jenny Kropp Talk Momentum
Whitney Pavlik forced to play musical chairs with her partners – LA Daily News

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