14 Claire Conners
14 - Claire Conners
Height: 5-11
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Albany, Calif.
High School: Albany High School
Position: Outside Hitter
Major: Nursing
m 25
k/s 2.71
h % .310
a/s 0.04
b/s 0.33
sa/s 0.29
d/s 0.81

2021: Appeared in 25 of 26 matches ... Led the team with 244 kills and a .310 attack percentage, while also talling 30 total blocks (30 BA), 73 digs and 26 service aces ... Named the GNAC Rookie of the Year ... Selected to the GNAC First Team and All-Rookie Team ... Ranked 106th in the nation in attack percentage (.310) ... Second amongst conference leaders in overall attack percentage (.310) and against conference opponents (.344) ... Three-time GNAC Rookie of the Week Selection (ASwwpr. 13, Oct. 18, Nov. 18) ... Named to the GNAC Honor Roll (Oct. 11) ... Registered a career single-match best 20 kills against Elms College (Oct. 9) ... Hit a single-match high .600 (13 kills on 20 attempts with one error) in a 3-0 win over Colby-Sawyer (Oct. 13) ... Posted a .346 attack percentage over the last six matches, tallying 83 kills on 191 attempts, while tallying 21 digs, eight aces and six total blocks ... Recorded double-figure kills in 12 matches. 

2020: No Season Due to COVID-19 Pandemic. 

Before Simmons:
Four-year starting middle and outside hitter at Albany High School ... Named team captain as a senior ... Guided the Cougars to the league championship as senior ... Selected as the league MVP as a senior ... Two-time all-league selection as a junior and sophomore ... Recognized as a Shining Star for her club volleyball team Xceleration ... Registered over a dozen double-doubles as a senior ... Member of the best buddies program for six years, elevated into a leadership position as a senior ... Enjoys working with children, including those with developmental disabilities ... Daughter of Denise Allen and Jay Conners ... Mother, Denise, played Division I volleyball at UC Berkeley.

Recent Games
Oct 26 at Lasell W, 3-1
Oct 28 Wentworth W, 3-0
Oct 30 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-1
Oct 30 Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0
Nov 2 No. 7 Lasell W, 3-2
Nov 4 No. 3 Johnson & Wales L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 12
Sets 90 42
Kills 244 139
Kills per set 2.71 3.31
Errors 57 31
Total Attacks 604 314
Hitting Percentage .310 .344
Assists 4 1
Assists per set 0.04 0.02
Service Aces 26 17
Service Errors 22 10
Service Aces per set 0.29 0.40
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 73 40
Digs per set 0.81 0.95
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 30 15
Block Total 30 15
Blocks per set 0.33 0.36
Block Errors 3 2
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 285.0 163.5
Points per set 3.2 3.9
Matches started 9 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 at Wentworth W, 3-1 1 4 5 0 21 .238 0 1 2 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 4 vs. Me.-Presque Isle W, 3-0 1 2 3 0 11 .273 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 4 at Emerson L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 3.0
Sep 10 vs. Westfield St. W, 3-1 1 4 10 1 21 .429 0 2 1 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Sep 11 vs. Eastern Conn. St. W, 3-2 1 5 10 1 21 .429 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Sep 11 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-2 - 5 8 3 19 .263 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 16 MIT L, 3-1 1 4 8 2 22 .273 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 21 Westfield St. W, 3-0 1 3 9 2 18 .389 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 25 at Rivier L, 3-2 - 5 14 3 28 .393 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Sep 25 vs. St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 3-0 1 3 2 3 12 -.083 0 6 2 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Sep 29 at Dean W, 3-0 - 2 7 2 14 .357 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 1 Norwich W, 3-0 - 3 5 2 17 .176 0 3 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Oct 6 at Regis (Mass.) W, 3-1 - 4 14 4 34 .294 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Oct 9 at Elms L, 3-2 - 5 20 3 48 .354 0 0 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 20.5
Oct 13 at Colby-Sawyer W, 3-0 - 3 13 1 20 .600 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Oct 14 Emerson L, 3-0 - 3 9 3 29 .207 0 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Oct 16 at Lasell   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 vs. Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-1 - 4 13 3 25 .400 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 13.5
Oct 19 at Babson L, 3-0 1 3 9 4 29 .172 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 20 at Anna Maria W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Albertus Magnus W, 3-0 - 2 4 1 13 .231 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2 0 5.0
Oct 26 at Lasell W, 3-1 - 4 14 4 29 .345 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Oct 28 Wentworth W, 3-0 - 3 4 3 13 .077 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 30 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-1 - 4 19 3 46 .348 0 1 2 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 21.0
Oct 30 Saint Joseph's (Me.) W, 3-0 - 3 14 2 28 .429 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Nov 2 No. 7 Lasell W, 3-2 - 5 15 3 37 .324 1 3 2 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 19.0
Nov 4 No. 3 Johnson & Wales L, 3-1 - 4 13 2 38 .289 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
  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
2021-22 25 90 244 2.71 57 604 .310 4 0.04 26 0.29 73 0.81 0 30 30 0.33 285.0 3.2
Total 25 90 244 2.71 57 604 .310 4 0.04 26 0.29 73 0.81 0 30 30 0.33 285.0 3.2
  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 25 90 244 2.71 57 604 .310 4 0.04 26 0.29 73 0.81 0 30 30 0.33 285.0 3.2
Conference 12 42 139 3.31 31 314 .344 1 0.02 17 0.40 40 0.95 0 15 15 0.36 163.5 3.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 34 100 2.94 23 261 .295 1 0.03 11 0.32 34 1.00 0 11 11 0.32 116.5 3.4
Away 10 38 106 2.79 26 253 .316 2 0.05 5 0.13 25 0.66 0 10 10 0.26 116.0 3.1
Neutral 5 18 38 2.11 8 90 .333 1 0.06 10 0.56 14 0.78 0 9 9 0.50 52.5 2.9
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Wins 18 63 169 2.68 38 399 .328 4 0.06 25 0.40 57 0.90 0 22 22 0.35 205.0 3.3
Losses 7 27 75 2.78 19 205 .273 0 0.00 1 0.04 16 0.59 0 8 8 0.30 80.0 3.0
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September 11 40 78 1.95 19 198 .298 3 0.07 13 0.33 22 0.55 0 15 15 0.38 98.5 2.5
October 12 41 138 3.37 33 331 .317 0 0.00 9 0.22 43 1.05 0 13 13 0.32 153.5 3.7
November 2 9 28 3.11 5 75 .307 1 0.11 4 0.44 8 0.89 0 2 2 0.22 33.0 3.7