Stonebarger played her first five years of her beach career with a former college teammate, Michelle More. In 2005, they were never seeded higher than 20th, and knocked off six teams seeded 12th or higher. In 2006, they finished as the ninth ranked team on tour. Stonebarger ended the 2006 season with the second-most digs on the AVP tour (5.89 per game).
She went to University of Nevada-Reno, where she was a three-time all-conference selection. Stonebarger was also a member of the U.S. National Training Team. She etched her name in the record book 14 times, including ranking first in career digs, third in career kills, and sixth in career aces. Holds four of the top eight single season dig totals, including the top two. She was named the school’s Female Strength Athlete of the Year, and the Scholar Athlete of the Year. Stonebarger graduated with a Bachelor’s in Communication, and a minor in Marketing.
Stonebarger is pursuing the two things she’s most passionate about, volleyball and beauty. Her competitive spirit and love of volleyball keeps her centered on becoming one of the best players on Tour.
Suzanne recently launched her own skin care line — Signature23 Skincare — March 2009.
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