Follow us: twitter facebook youtube rss
Bearcats logo
Bearcats logo

Iva Partaleva

Iva Partaleva
Class: Senior
Number: 11
Position: OH
Height: 5'11"
Hometown: Kyustendil, Bulgaria
High School: Math and Science High School

Senior Season (2012)

  • Started in all 31 matches
  • Led team and ranked second in conference for kills with an average 3.64 per set
  • Registered double-digit kills in 24 matches
  • Set a career high with 23 kills against New Hampshire (Oct. 26)
  • Led team and third in conference for points with an average 3.98 per set
  • Made the In-Season All-Tournament Team for the Boston College Tournament
  • Named to the America-East All-Championship Team
  • Named to the America-East All-Conference second team
  • Named to Binghamton’s AD Honor Roll for GPA of 3.3 or higher Spring Semester

Junior Season (2011)

  • Saw action in 20 matches, starting 15
  • Led team and ranked sixth in the America East with 3.28 kills per set
  • Finished sixth in the conference in service aces per set (0.29)
  • Registered double-digit kills in nine matches
  • Set a career-high with 22 kills against Howard (9/10) and Cornell (9/23)
  • Notched first career double-double with 18 kills and 11 digs against St. John’s (9/16)
  • Named to America East Honor Roll for GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Named to Binghamton AD Honor Roll for GPA of 3.3 or higher Fall and Spring Semesters
  • Time was limited due to injury

Sophomore Season (2010)

  • Saw action in 24 matches with two starts
  • Tallied 51 kills, 1.02 per set
  • Finished third on the team with 25 assists, 0.50 per set
  • Picked up 63 digs, 1.26 per set
  • Recorded a season-best seven kills and grabbed seven digs against East Carolina (9/18)
  • Had a season-high nine digs against Syracuse (9/29)
  • Registered at least five digs six times

Before Binghamton

  • Played freshman year at Seminole State College in Oklahoma
  • Led team in kills (382), total attempts (790) and aces (59)
  • Also recorded 285 digs and 44 blocks in first collegiate season
  • Helped team earn a bid to the NJCAA National Tournament by winning the NJCAA Region II Tournament


  • Parents are Dimitar and Veska Partaleva
  • Enrolled in Harpur College


  • Kills: 23, vs. New Hampshire (10-26-12)
  • Attack Attempts: 62, vs. Stony Brook (11-11-12)
  • Attack Percentages: 1.000, vs. St. Johns (9-11-10)
  • Service Aces: 6, vs. HOW (9-10-11)
  • Digs: 13, vs. Albany (11-17-12)
  • Total Blocks: 4, Three Times, vs. Stony Brook (11-11-12)

Site sponsored by: sponsors Liberty Mutual Quality Inn Dunkin Donuts Traditions at the Glen Subway Holiday Inn Express Laser Eye Center Hampton Inn Carr Printing Weis Holiday Inn University Plaza 20 Hawley Street Apartments M and T Bank Twin River Commons