21 Savannah Niemen
21 Savannah Niemen
Height: 6-1
Year: So
Hometown: Lake Forest, CA
High School: Los Alamitos HS
Position: MB
Experience: HS
m 27
k/s 1.74
h % .295
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.60
sa/s 0.29
d/s 0.80

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 6 UC Irvine W, 3-2
Nov 7 UC Davis L, 3-2
Nov 13 at UC Riverside W, 3-0
Nov 14 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Nov 19 Hawai'i L, 3-0
Nov 24 at UC Davis L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 16
Sets 100 58
Kills 174 106
Kills per set 1.74 1.83
Errors 64 41
Total Attacks 373 231
Hitting Percentage .295 .281
Assists 15 6
Assists per set 0.15 0.10
Service Aces 29 17
Service Errors 29 16
Service Aces per set 0.29 0.29
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 80 48
Digs per set 0.80 0.83
Block Solo 6 4
Block Assist 54 29
Block Total 60 33
Blocks per set 0.60 0.57
Block Errors 8 4
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 236.0 141.5
Points per set 2.4 2.4
Matches started 27 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 28 at San Jose State W, 3-1 1 4 10 3 16 .438 0 2 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Aug 29 vs. Sacramento State W, 3-1 1 4 10 4 17 .353 1 3 1 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Sep 1 at Fresno State W, 3-2 1 5 2 2 10 .000 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 4 vs. Coppin State W, 3-0 1 3 9 2 17 .412 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 5 vs. Sam Houston State W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 8 .125 0 0 1 0 3 1 3 1 4 0 4.5
Sep 5 at Baylor L, 3-1 1 4 5 3 16 .125 1 2 1 1 4 1 3 1 4 0 9.5
Sep 11 vs. Idaho W, 3-1 1 4 8 2 15 .400 1 1 0 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 12 vs. St. Francis Brooklyn W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 10 .300 1 2 2 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 12 at Portland L, 3-2 1 5 8 2 14 .429 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 10.5
Sep 18 San Diego State W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 10 .500 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 19 Loyola Marymount L, 3-1 1 4 4 2 9 .222 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 4 0 6.0
Sep 26 at Hawai'i L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 6 .000 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 3.5
Oct 2 Long Beach State W, 3-1 1 4 9 3 17 .353 0 1 1 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 11.0
Oct 3 CSUN W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 16 .375 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
Oct 8 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 17 .529 1 0 1 0 5 0 5 1 5 0 12.5
Oct 10 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 1 4 9 2 18 .389 0 6 2 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 16.0
Oct 16 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 7 .286 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 17 UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 3 5 3 14 .143 0 1 1 0 7 0 1 1 1 0 6.5
Oct 23 at CSUN W, 3-0 1 3 3 5 11 -.182 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 24 at Long Beach State L, 3-2 1 5 5 2 12 .250 0 1 2 0 6 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Oct 29 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 1 4 12 3 20 .450 0 1 3 0 2 1 1 2 2 0 14.5
Nov 6 UC Irvine W, 3-2 1 5 16 1 22 .682 3 0 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 17.0
Nov 7 UC Davis L, 3-2 1 5 8 5 25 .120 0 0 1 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
Nov 13 at UC Riverside W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 13 .462 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Nov 14 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 1 3 3 4 13 -.077 0 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Nov 19 Hawai'i L, 3-0 1 3 3 3 8 .000 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Nov 24 at UC Davis L, 3-1 1 4 3 3 12 .000 0 2 1 0 4 0 3 0 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 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
Conference 16 58 106 1.83 41 231 .281 6 0.10 17 0.29 48 0.83 4 29 33 0.57 141.5 2.4
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Home 10 37 71 1.92 23 146 .329 7 0.19 9 0.24 29 0.78 1 18 19 0.51 90.0 2.4
Away 12 46 70 1.52 31 160 .244 4 0.09 14 0.30 30 0.65 4 24 28 0.61 100.0 2.2
Neutral 5 17 33 1.94 10 67 .343 4 0.24 6 0.35 21 1.24 1 12 13 0.76 46.0 2.7
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Wins 19 67 136 2.03 42 271 .347 9 0.13 23 0.34 58 0.87 4 32 36 0.54 179.0 2.7
Losses 8 33 38 1.15 22 102 .157 6 0.18 6 0.18 22 0.67 2 22 24 0.73 57.0 1.7
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August 2 8 20 2.50 7 33 .394 1 0.13 5 0.63 8 1.00 0 3 3 0.38 26.5 3.3
September 10 37 50 1.35 18 115 .278 9 0.24 7 0.19 27 0.73 2 25 27 0.73 71.5 1.9
October 9 32 64 2.00 22 132 .318 1 0.03 10 0.31 31 0.97 3 14 17 0.53 84.0 2.6
November 6 23 40 1.74 17 93 .247 4 0.17 7 0.30 14 0.61 1 12 13 0.57 54.0 2.3