21 Savannah Niemen
21 Savannah Niemen
Height: 6-1
Year: SR
Hometown: Lake Forest, CA
High School: Los Alamitos HS
Position: MB
Experience: 3V
m 30
k/s 2.12
h % .396
a/s 0.24
b/s 0.65
sa/s 0.28
d/s 0.88

2016 (Junior)
One of the team leaders in total blocks with 40 ... her .289 attack percentage was the second highest on the team ... compiled 95 kills, fifth best on the team ... had three total blocks in six of her matches ... played in 77 sets. 

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 10 UC Davis W, 3-0
Nov 11 UC Irvine W, 3-0
Nov 17 at UC Riverside W, 3-1
Nov 18 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Dec 1 vs. Denver W, 3-0
Dec 2 at UCLA L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 30 16
Sets 99 56
Kills 210 120
Kills per set 2.12 2.14
Errors 53 34
Total Attacks 396 230
Hitting Percentage .396 .374
Assists 24 11
Assists per set 0.24 0.20
Service Aces 28 14
Service Errors 20 11
Service Aces per set 0.28 0.25
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 87 50
Digs per set 0.88 0.89
Block Solo 3 2
Block Assist 61 33
Block Total 64 35
Blocks per set 0.65 0.63
Block Errors 12 3
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 271.5 152.5
Points per set 2.7 2.7
Matches started 29 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 25 vs. Dayton W, 3-0 1 3 6 0 8 .750 3 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Aug 25 vs. High Point W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 13 .462 1 1 0 0 4 0 4 2 4 0 12.0
Aug 26 at Northern Illinois W, 3-0 - 1 3 1 4 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 1 at Seattle U W, 3-0 1 3 8 0 11 .727 0 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 2 vs. Santa Clara W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 14 .214 0 1 2 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Sep 2 at No. 8 Washington L, 3-0 1 3 4 2 9 .222 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 5.0
Sep 7 at No. 14 Oregon L, 3-0 1 3 6 2 12 .333 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.0
Sep 8 vs. Duquesne W, 3-0 1 3 6 0 9 .667 1 2 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 9 vs. No. 23 Wichita State W, 3-2 1 5 11 5 25 .240 1 0 0 0 7 0 4 2 4 0 13.0
Sep 15 vs. North Dakota W, 3-0 1 3 9 0 13 .692 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Sep 15 vs. IUPUI W, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 2 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 4.5
Sep 16 at Green Bay W, 3-0 1 3 9 0 10 .900 0 1 1 0 3 1 2 1 3 0 12.0
Sep 19 at UC Davis W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 22 .409 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Sep 22 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 6 2 11 .364 0 0 1 0 3 1 4 0 5 0 9.0
Sep 23 UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 3 7 2 15 .333 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Sep 29 at Long Beach State W, 3-1 1 4 13 1 20 .600 1 0 2 0 8 1 2 0 3 0 15.0
Sep 30 at CSUN W, 3-0 1 3 7 2 12 .417 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 7.0
Oct 7 at Hawai'i W, 3-2 1 5 5 4 12 .083 1 1 1 0 5 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Oct 14 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 1 4 8 5 13 .231 2 3 0 0 7 0 5 0 5 0 13.5
Oct 20 CSUN W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 14 .214 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 21 Long Beach State W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 7 .714 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Oct 24 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 1 3 6 4 15 .133 1 1 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 27 Hawai'i W, 3-2 1 5 11 0 19 .579 0 0 2 0 4 0 3 1 3 0 12.5
Nov 3 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 1 4 12 1 22 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Nov 10 UC Davis W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 12 .417 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Nov 11 UC Irvine W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 7 .714 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Nov 17 at UC Riverside W, 3-1 1 4 5 2 17 .176 0 1 0 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 8.0
Nov 18 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 5 3 12 .167 2 3 1 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Dec 1 vs. Denver W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 14 .429 0 3 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Dec 2 at UCLA L, 3-1 1 4 4 0 13 .308 2 1 1 0 3 0 3 1 3 0 6.5
  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 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
Conference 16 56 120 2.14 34 230 .374 11 0.20 14 0.25 50 0.89 2 33 35 0.63 152.5 2.7
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Home 8 27 59 2.19 10 107 .458 4 0.15 4 0.15 13 0.48 1 15 16 0.59 71.5 2.6
Away 14 46 95 2.07 29 182 .363 10 0.22 14 0.30 48 1.04 2 25 27 0.59 123.5 2.7
Neutral 8 26 56 2.15 14 107 .393 10 0.38 10 0.38 26 1.00 0 21 21 0.81 76.5 2.9
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Wins 27 89 196 2.20 49 362 .406 21 0.24 26 0.29 80 0.90 3 58 61 0.69 254.0 2.9
Losses 3 10 14 1.40 4 34 .294 3 0.30 2 0.20 7 0.70 0 3 3 0.30 17.5 1.8
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August 3 7 18 2.57 4 25 .560 4 0.57 1 0.14 8 1.14 0 7 7 1.00 22.5 3.2
September 14 45 105 2.33 23 194 .423 8 0.18 10 0.22 41 0.91 3 23 26 0.58 129.5 2.9
October 6 23 41 1.78 16 80 .313 5 0.22 5 0.22 25 1.09 0 16 16 0.70 54.0 2.3
November 5 17 34 2.00 8 70 .371 5 0.29 8 0.47 9 0.53 0 9 9 0.53 46.5 2.7
December 2 7 12 1.71 2 27 .370 2 0.29 4 0.57 4 0.57 0 6 6 0.86 19.0 2.7