21 Savannah Niemen
21 Savannah Niemen
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lake Forest, CA
High School: Los Alamitos HS
Position: MB
Experience: 2V
m 27
k/s 1.23
h % .289
a/s 0.14
b/s 0.52
sa/s 0.10
d/s 0.65

2015 (Sophomore)
One of only three players to participate in all 100 sets during the season ... delivered 174 kills, 29 service aces, 80 digs and 60 blocks during her second collegiate campaign ... her .295 hitting percentage led all players with at least 200 attacks ... her six service aces against UC Santa Barbara on Oct. 10 were the most by a Cal Poly player since 2012 ... recorded a season and career-high 16 kills during a five-set win over UC Irvine on Nov. 6 ... tallied four matches with double-figure kill totals, including a 12-kill performance during a four-set win at UC Santa Barbara on Oct. 29 ... her 29 service aces were second-best overall on team ... her 60 blocks were behind only team-leader Taylor Gruenewald, who had 74.

2014 (Freshman)

Participated in 88 sets during her first collegiate season … recorded 125 kills, which was sixth-highest on team … produced the third-best block total with 45 … her 12 service aces were fourth-highest on team … registered double-digit kills totals three times, including a career-high 14 versus UC Riverside (Oct. 4) … produced a career-high seven blocks and eight digs at Cal State Fullerton (Oct. 10) … tallied 11 kills with four blocks versus Bakersfield (Sep. 12) … recorded a combined 22 digs from Oct. 10-18.

Los Alamitos HS (Los Alamitos, Calif.)
Helped lead program to successive undefeated Sunset League championships in 2012 and 2013 and a 2013 California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section Division IAA Section title … with Niemen in the lineup, program was ranked as high as No. 6 in California and No. 35 nationally … member of Tstreet Volleyball Club where she helped lift program to a 2013 Junior Olympics bronze medal showing … Tstreet Volleyball Club Player of the Month honoree on three occasions … also earned school’s Griffin Award for outstanding character on and off the court and, academically, named a scholar-athlete honoree.

Personal
Daughter of Stephan and Lisa Niemen … majoring in business … chose Cal Poly because “I love their values about learning and improving in all areas.”

Recent Games
Nov 3 at UC Irvine W, 3-1
Nov 5 at UC Davis W, 3-2
Nov 11 UC Riverside W, 3-0
Nov 12 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Nov 17 at (14) Hawai'i L, 3-0
Nov 22 UC Davis W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 16
Sets 77 46
Kills 95 66
Kills per set 1.23 1.43
Errors 37 24
Total Attacks 201 138
Hitting Percentage .289 .304
Assists 11 4
Assists per set 0.14 0.09
Service Aces 8 5
Service Errors 12 8
Service Aces per set 0.10 0.11
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 50 33
Digs per set 0.65 0.72
Block Solo 3 3
Block Assist 37 23
Block Total 40 26
Blocks per set 0.52 0.57
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 124.5 85.5
Points per set 1.6 1.9
Matches started 17 13
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 26 vs. Rice W, 3-1 - 2 2 0 3 .667 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 3.5
Aug 27 vs. Utah Valley W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 27 at (13) BYU L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 2 vs. (19) Western Kentucky W, 3-1 1 4 7 3 14 .286 4 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 3 vs. Arkansas St. L, 3-2 1 5 1 1 4 .000 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 3 at Saint Louis W, 3-1 - 2 4 1 6 .500 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 10 vs. (20) Purdue L, 3-1 - 4 4 0 6 .667 0 1 2 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Sep 11 at (9) Stanford L, 3-2 1 5 6 4 18 .111 0 1 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Sep 16 vs. Grand Canyon W, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 vs. Nevada W, 3-1 1 4 5 4 12 .083 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 17 at Sacramento State W, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 24 (14) Hawai'i L, 3-1 - 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 30 at Long Beach State L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 1 at CSUN W, 3-2 1 3 3 3 12 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 6 UC Irvine W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 6 .833 0 1 1 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Oct 8 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 10 .400 0 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 14 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 6 0 9 .667 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Oct 15 at UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 1 0 1 2 -.500 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1.5
Oct 21 CSUN W, 3-1 - 4 5 1 11 .364 1 0 1 0 8 1 2 0 3 0 7.0
Oct 22 Long Beach State L, 3-1 1 3 4 5 10 -.100 1 2 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Oct 28 UC Santa Barbara L, 3-0 1 2 2 5 8 -.375 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Nov 3 at UC Irvine W, 3-1 1 4 8 1 11 .636 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Nov 5 at UC Davis W, 3-2 1 5 8 1 10 .700 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Nov 11 UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 12 .417 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Nov 12 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 5 3 14 .143 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 6.5
Nov 17 at (14) Hawai'i L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Nov 22 UC Davis W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 12 .583 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2014-15 26 88 125 1.42 63 348 .178 6 0.07 12 0.14 61 0.69 2 43 45 0.51 160.5 1.8
2015-16 27 100 174 1.74 64 373 .295 15 0.15 29 0.29 80 0.80 6 54 60 0.60 236.0 2.4
2016-17 27 77 95 1.23 37 201 .289 11 0.14 8 0.10 50 0.65 3 37 40 0.52 124.5 1.6
2017-18 30 99 210 2.12 53 396 .396 24 0.24 28 0.28 87 0.88 3 61 64 0.65 271.5 2.7
Total 110 364 604 1.66 217 1318 .294 56 0.15 77 0.21 278 0.76 14 195 209 0.57 792.5 2.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 27 77 95 1.23 37 201 .289 11 0.14 8 0.10 50 0.65 3 37 40 0.52 124.5 1.6
Conference 16 46 66 1.43 24 138 .304 4 0.09 5 0.11 33 0.72 3 23 26 0.57 85.5 1.9
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Home 8 23 34 1.48 15 73 .260 3 0.13 3 0.13 23 1.00 2 12 14 0.61 45.0 2.0
Away 12 32 42 1.31 14 89 .315 2 0.06 3 0.09 15 0.47 1 15 16 0.50 53.5 1.7
Neutral 7 22 19 0.86 8 39 .282 6 0.27 2 0.09 12 0.55 0 10 10 0.45 26.0 1.2
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Wins 18 51 76 1.49 20 144 .389 9 0.18 4 0.08 38 0.75 3 25 28 0.55 95.5 1.9
Losses 9 26 19 0.73 17 57 .035 2 0.08 4 0.15 12 0.46 0 12 12 0.46 29.0 1.1
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August 3 4 2 0.50 0 3 .667 1 0.25 0 0.00 2 0.50 0 3 3 0.75 3.5 0.9
September 10 30 27 0.90 13 60 .233 6 0.20 3 0.10 15 0.50 0 11 11 0.37 35.5 1.2
October 8 22 30 1.36 16 68 .206 2 0.09 5 0.23 22 1.00 2 14 16 0.73 44.0 2.0
November 6 21 36 1.71 8 70 .400 2 0.10 0 0.00 11 0.52 1 9 10 0.48 41.5 2.0