9 Emily Ast
9 - Emily Ast
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lancaster, N.Y.
High School: Lancaster
Position: S
m 33
k/s 0.45
h % .080
a/s 9.89
b/s 0.26
sa/s 0.31
d/s 2.61

2016: Played in all 32 matches … led the team in assists (1,030) and assists per set (8.31) and second in service aces with 42 … ranked third in assists in the SUNYAC … compiled 46 assists and three service aces in a 3-1 loss to John Carroll (9/2) … accumulated 41 assists, three service aces and four blocks in a 3-2 loss at Mount Union (9/3) … completed 49 assists and 14 digs against Grove City in a 3-2 loss (9/3) … acquired four service aces and two blocks in a 3-0 victory against Houghton (9/13) … compiled 44 assists and 11 digs in a 3-2 loss to Nazareth (9/16) … accumulated 58 assists, 12 digs, and three service aces in a 3-2 win at Pitt.-Bradford (9/29) … had 45 assists, 10 digs and two service aces in a 3-1 win versus Plattsburgh (10/8) … completed 41 assists in a 3-1 loss to Brockport (10/8) … acquired 42 assists and 14 digs against St. John Fisher in a 3-2 win (10/19) … had 43 assists and 15 digs in a 3-2 loss to Union (10/28).

2015: Appeared in 29 of 34 matches … completed the season first with 587 assists, 7.62 assists per set … made 46 assists and 13 digs in a 3-1 loss against Oneonta 
(10/10) … acquired 41 assists and 12 attacks in a 3-1 win against Elmira (10/16) … compiled seven points and 31 assists in a 3-0 victory over Wilkes (10/17) … accumulated 30 assists in a 3-0 defeat versus Canton (10/17) … completed 30 assists and 6.5 points in a 3-0 triumph over Nazareth (10/21) … made 30 assists in a 3-0 win against Potsdam (10/23) … accumulate 43 assists in a 3-2 loss to Oswego (10/24) … compiled 37 assists, 13 attacks and 13 digs in a 3-2 victory over RIT (10/28) … had a season high of 49 assists as well as acquiring 13 attacks, 11 digs and 6.5 points in a 3-2 loss at Skidmore (10/31).

Prior to Geneseo: Named second team All-Erie County Interscholastic Conference (ECIC) in 2014 as a member of Lancaster Varsity Volleyball … named second team All-Western New York (WNY) in 2014 … played under head coach Becky Edwards … played for Niagara Frontier Volleyball (NFVB) under head coach Craig Starzynsk.

Personal: Emily Marie Ast was born in Buffalo, N.Y. … raised in Lancaster, N.Y. … parents are Dennis and Michele Ast … has one older sibling, Josh … majors in accounting with a minor in mathematics … mom, Michele, played softball at Buffalo State College while dad, Dennis, swam and ran track at Buffalo State College … enjoys hanging out with friends and family and playing softball … favorite professional sports team is the Buffalo Bills … favorite professional athlete is Derek Jeter … started playing volleyball in seventh grade because she always thought it was fun when she played on the beach … favorite athletic-related moment was playing in the sectionals during her junior year of high school because of the amazing crowd … best advice received during her playing career was to “never say die” because it reminds her to never give up, to just look back and see how far she’s come and how much more she is capable of accomplishing … credits her parents as having the most influence during her playing career because they have always been there for her and pushed her to get better; “they have supported me in my sports throughout the years and have always believed in everything I’ve done.”

Recent Games
Oct 24 Scranton L, 3-1
Oct 27 vs. Canton W, 3-0
Oct 28 vs. Allegheny W, 3-0
Oct 28 vs. Keuka W, 3-0
Oct 31 Cortland W, 3-0
Nov 3 vs. Fredonia L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 33 9
Sets 114 32
Kills 51 9
Kills per set 0.45 0.28
Errors 33 8
Total Attacks 226 59
Hitting Percentage .080 .017
Assists 1128 339
Assists per set 9.89 10.59
Service Aces 35 9
Service Errors 36 10
Service Aces per set 0.31 0.28
Reception Errors 4 0
Digs 297 78
Digs per set 2.61 2.44
Block Solo 5 1
Block Assist 25 8
Block Total 30 9
Blocks per set 0.26 0.28
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 9 1
Points 103.5 23.0
Points per set 0.9 0.7
Matches started 30 8
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 vs. Denison L, 3-1 1 4 3 0 6 .500 44 1 3 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 1 vs. Alma L, 3-1 1 4 3 2 7 .143 28 0 2 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 2 vs. Wooster W, 3-2 1 5 3 1 7 .286 40 2 2 0 10 2 3 0 5 0 8.5
Sep 2 vs. Allegheny W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 6 .000 27 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 8 vs. Wellesley L, 3-2 1 5 2 1 15 .067 50 2 2 0 10 1 0 0 1 0 5.0
Sep 9 vs. Babson W, 3-1 1 4 2 4 12 -.167 40 0 1 0 13 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 9 vs. Springfield L, 3-2 1 5 2 2 11 .000 51 0 0 0 22 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 13 Pitt.-Bradford W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 10 .400 35 1 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 5.0
Sep 15 vs. Gallaudet W, 3-1 1 4 5 4 13 .077 36 1 1 0 13 0 2 0 2 1 7.0
Sep 15 at Morrisville W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 5 .200 24 2 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 19 SUNY Poly W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 vs. New Paltz W, 3-2 1 5 3 2 12 .083 45 1 0 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 23 at Plattsburgh W, 3-1 1 4 4 1 12 .250 43 2 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 23 vs. Potsdam W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 3 .333 41 1 0 0 8 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Sep 27 at Alfred W, 3-0 1 1 1 0 2 .500 9 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 29 vs. Nazareth W, 3-1 1 4 2 1 8 .125 42 1 3 1 11 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Sep 30 vs. Western Connecticut W, 3-0 1 3 0 1 2 -.500 26 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 30 at Vassar L, 3-0 1 3 0 2 7 -.286 31 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Oct 4 at Houghton W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 5 .000 36 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 6 Cortland W, 3-1 1 4 1 1 7 .000 43 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 7 Brockport L, 3-2 1 5 0 1 8 -.125 44 2 6 0 20 0 1 0 1 1 2.5
Oct 7 Buffalo State W, 3-1 - 2 0 0 1 .000 24 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 vs. Vassar L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 4 -.250 28 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 14 at Rochester Institute of Technology W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 6 .333 30 2 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 14 vs. Nazareth L, 3-1 1 4 2 2 11 .000 42 0 1 1 9 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 20 vs. Fredonia L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 6 -.167 29 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 21 at Oneonta W, 3-0 1 3 0 2 7 -.286 32 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 1.5
Oct 21 vs. Oswego W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 3 .000 38 1 0 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 24 Scranton L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 7 .286 41 3 2 0 9 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 27 vs. Canton W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 5 .600 17 3 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 28 vs. Allegheny W, 3-0 - 3 1 2 6 -.167 34 2 3 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 28 vs. Keuka W, 3-0 - 2 2 0 2 1.000 12 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 31 Cortland W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 3 .333 34 1 0 0 11 0 1 0 1 1 2.5
Nov 3 vs. Fredonia L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 7 -.143 32 0 0 0 12 1 0 0 1 3 1.0
  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
2015-16 26 77 40 0.52 14 134 .194 587 7.62 28 0.36 130 1.69 5 14 19 0.25 80.0 1.0
2016-17 32 124 49 0.40 20 188 .154 1030 8.31 42 0.34 247 1.99 4 28 32 0.26 109.0 0.9
2017-18 33 114 51 0.45 33 226 .080 1128 9.89 35 0.31 297 2.61 5 25 30 0.26 103.5 0.9
2018-19 25 76 52 0.68 25 184 .147 708 9.32 28 0.37 200 2.63 1 23 24 0.32 92.5 1.2
Total 116 391 192 0.49 92 732 .137 3453 8.83 133 0.34 874 2.24 15 90 105 0.27 385.0 1.0
  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
Total 33 114 51 0.45 33 226 .080 1128 9.89 35 0.31 297 2.61 5 25 30 0.26 103.5 0.9
Conference 9 32 9 0.28 8 59 .017 339 10.59 9 0.28 78 2.44 1 8 9 0.28 23.0 0.7
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Home 6 21 8 0.38 2 36 .167 221 10.52 8 0.38 63 3.00 0 3 3 0.14 17.5 0.8
Away 7 20 9 0.45 6 44 .068 205 10.25 9 0.45 36 1.80 0 5 5 0.25 20.5 1.0
Neutral 20 73 34 0.47 25 146 .062 702 9.62 18 0.25 198 2.71 5 17 22 0.30 65.5 0.9
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Wins 22 71 37 0.52 20 137 .124 708 9.97 25 0.35 175 2.46 3 19 22 0.31 74.5 1.0
Losses 11 43 14 0.33 13 89 .011 420 9.77 10 0.23 122 2.84 2 6 8 0.19 29.0 0.7
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September 17 63 37 0.59 22 138 .109 612 9.71 16 0.25 152 2.41 4 16 20 0.32 65.0 1.0
October 15 48 14 0.29 10 81 .049 484 10.08 19 0.40 133 2.77 0 9 9 0.19 37.5 0.8
November 1 3 0 0.00 1 7 -.143 32 10.67 0 0.00 12 4.00 1 0 1 0.33 1.0 0.3