13 Sam Mendelsohn
13 - Sam Mendelsohn
Height: 5-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Williamsville, N.Y.
High School: Williamsville East
Position: DS/L
m 25
k/s 0.03
h % -.333
a/s 0.59
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.21
d/s 3.92

2018: Appeared in 25 matches ... led the team in digs with 314 and digs per set with 3.92 ... recorded double digit digs in 21 of 25 matches played ... contributed 27 digs in a 3-2 win versus Oneonta (9/22) ... reached 1,000 career digs ... recieved First-Team All-SUNYAC honors.  

2017: Appeared in 32 matches on the season … finised the season first on the team with 550 digs and second in assists (97) … contributed 23 digs against Alma in a 3-1 loss (9/1) … compiled 21 digs in a 3-2 win against Wooster (9/2) … made 27 digs and three assists in a 3-2 loss against Wellesley (9/8) … posted 28 digs in a 3-2 loss against Springfield (9/9) … notched seven assists and 19 digs against Gallaudet in a 3-1 win (9/15) … gained 25 digs in a 3-1 victory at Plattsburgh (9/23) … added six assists in a 3-0 win at Alfred (9/27) … recorded a season-high 30 digs against Cortland in a 3-1 victory (10/6) … acquired 24 digs and five assists against Brockport in a 3-2 loss (10/7) … accumulated 21 digs and five assists in a 3-1 win against Buffalo State (10/7) … contributed 23 digs in a 3-0 loss against Fredonia (10/20) … added six assists in a 3-0 win against Oswego (10/21) … gained 21 digs and five assists against Scranton in a 3-1 loss (10/24) … posted 24 digs in a 3-0 win against Cortland for the SUNYAC Quarterfinals (10/31) … named First Team All-SUNYAC named SUNYAC Tri-Defensive Player of the Year.

2016: Played all 32 matches … led the team in digs per set (3.83) and finished second in digs (448) … compiled 26 digs in a 3-2 win at Rochester (9/10) … acquired 20 digs in a 3-2 loss to Nazareth (9/16) … accumulated 27 digs and three service in a 3-2 victory at Pitt.-Bradford (9/29) … had 21 digs in a 3-1 loss at New Paltz (10/7) … completed 22 digs and four service aces in a 3-1 win against Plattsburgh (10/8) … compiled 21 digs against Union in a 3-2 loss (10/28) … accumulated 24 digs in the SUNYAC semifinal 3-1 loss to Brockport (11/4) … named Third Team All-SUNYAC.

Prior to Geneseo: Named Erie County Interscholastic Conference Division II (ECIC II) First Team All-League Honoree … 2012, 2013, 2014 ECIC II Champion with Williamsville East Volleyball Team … 2014 and 2015 Section 6 Class A Champions … 2015 ECIC II Champions with an undefeated record … 2015 NYS Class A Regional Champions … received NYS Class A Sportsmanship Award in 2015 … named All-Western NY Scholar Athlete in 2015 ... named to the Commisioner's Academic Honor Roll in 2016.

Personal: Samantha Ann Mendelsohn was born in Buffalo, N.Y. … raised in Williamsville, N.Y. … parents are Karen and Steven Mendelsohn … has one older sibling, Jack … mother, Karen, attended and graduated from Geneseo … brother, Jack, plays soccer at John Carrol … studying communication … named to the Spring 2017 Dean's List ... enjoys hiking, laying on the beach, going to the movies and hanging around with friends … favorite athletic-related moment was when her high school team won regionals for the first time in program history … started playing volleyball was she was 13 because her best friend’s mom ran a volleyball camp that she decided to attend … favorite professional sports team is the Buffalo Bills … favorite professional athlete is Derek Jeter … names her travel coach, Robin Shifflet, for having the most influence on her athletic career for her constant tough love and advice.

Recent Games
Oct 20 Fredonia W, 3-1
Oct 26 vs. Clarkson L, 3-2
Oct 27 vs. Salisbury L, 3-2
Oct 27 at Frostburg St. W, 3-0
Nov 2 Fredonia W, 3-0
Nov 3 New Paltz L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 8
Sets 80 26
Kills 2 0
Kills per set 0.03 0.00
Errors 6 1
Total Attacks 12 1
Hitting Percentage -.333 -1.000
Assists 47 16
Assists per set 0.59 0.62
Service Aces 17 9
Service Errors 17 2
Service Aces per set 0.21 0.35
Reception Errors 26 6
Digs 314 110
Digs per set 3.92 4.23
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 19.0 9.0
Points per set 0.2 0.3
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 at St. Lawrence W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 2 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 31 vs. Marywood W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 vs. Keuka W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 1 3 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 vs. Coast Guard W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 2 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 7 at Ithaca L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 vs. Susquehanna L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 3 0 2 4 18 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 8 vs. Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 12 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 14 vs. Medaille W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 14 at Nazareth W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 2 -.500 2 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 vs. Mount Union L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 3 .000 2 0 0 2 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 vs. Keuka W, 3-0 - 3 1 1 2 .000 1 1 1 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 21 at Potsdam W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 22 vs. Oswego W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 3 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 22 vs. Oneonta W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 4 2 1 2 27 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 26 at Hamilton L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 2 Alfred W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 vs. Brockport W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 0 1 21 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 6 vs. Cortland W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 6 at Buffalo State W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 2 3 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 9 Houghton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 2 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 12 at Clark University W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Wellesley L, 3-0 - 3 0 3 3 -1.000 1 4 2 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 13 vs. Plymouth St. W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 Plattsburgh W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 20 New Paltz W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 20 Fredonia W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 vs. Clarkson L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 vs. Salisbury L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Frostburg St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Fredonia W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 3 New Paltz L, 3-0 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 2 1 11 0 0 0 0 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
2016-17 32 117 1 0.01 1 10 .000 48 0.41 29 0.25 448 3.83 0 0 0 0.00 30.0 0.3
2017-18 32 114 1 0.01 4 16 -.188 97 0.85 20 0.18 550 4.82 0 0 0 0.00 21.0 0.2
2018-19 25 80 2 0.03 6 12 -.333 47 0.59 17 0.21 314 3.92 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.2
2019-20 29 110 5 0.05 3 18 .111 71 0.65 30 0.27 556 5.05 0 0 0 0.00 35.0 0.3
Total 118 421 9 0.02 14 56 -.089 263 0.62 96 0.23 1868 4.44 0 0 0 0.00 105.0 0.2
  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 80 2 0.03 6 12 -.333 47 0.59 17 0.21 314 3.92 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.2
Conference 8 26 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 16 0.62 9 0.35 110 4.23 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 15 1 0.07 0 1 1.000 11 0.73 0 0.00 57 3.80 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
Away 8 25 0 0.00 5 6 -.833 13 0.52 8 0.32 98 3.92 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.3
Neutral 12 40 1 0.03 1 5 .000 23 0.57 9 0.23 159 3.98 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.3
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Wins 17 54 1 0.02 3 5 -.400 36 0.67 13 0.24 204 3.78 0 0 0 0.00 14.0 0.3
Losses 8 26 1 0.04 3 7 -.286 11 0.42 4 0.15 110 4.23 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
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August 2 6 0 0.00 0 0 - 3 0.50 0 0.00 15 2.50 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
September 14 47 1 0.02 2 7 -.143 27 0.57 7 0.15 180 3.83 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
October 7 21 0 0.00 4 4 -1.000 12 0.57 10 0.48 94 4.48 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.5
November 2 6 1 0.17 0 1 1.000 5 0.83 0 0.00 25 4.17 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.2