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#9 Elizabeth Semmens
Position: Outside Hitter
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Poly Prep Country Day
Club: New York City Juniors

2009: Ivy League Player of the Year ... Unanimous first-team All-Ivy selection ... Two-time Ivy League Player of the Week (10/30), (11/10) ... Named to Big 5 All-Tournament team ... Played in all 29 matches, appearing in 107 sets ... Led the team and established career highs with 421 kills (3.93) and 311 digs (2.91) ... The 421 kills broke the Penn single-season record set in 1992 ... Also had 35 assists, 16 service aces and 31 total blocks (2S, 29A) ... Had 19 matches with double-digit kills and eight matches with 20 or more kills ... Led the team with 19 double-doubles during the regular season ... Had 20 kills, 13 digs and two service aces in a win over Ball State (9/18) ... Hit .373 with a career-high 26 kills and added 14 digs in a four-set win over Harvard (10/17) ... The 26 kills are tied for the fourth-highest total in school history ... Had a career-high 25 digs and added 17 kills in a win over Cornell (11/7) ... Hit .367 with 24 kills and 20 digs in a match against Harvard (11/13) ... Registered 22 kills and added 14 digs in an NCAA Tournament win over Army (12/4).

2008: Played in all 26 matches, seeing action in 93 sets ... Established a new career high for kills in a season with 199 – third most on the team ... Also had a career-high in block assists with 22 ... Came on strong in the second half of the season, picking up 10+ kills in eight of Penn’s last 11 matches ... Set a career high with 16 kills against Seattle (9/27) ... Had two matches where she finished with 14 kills, at Yale (10/18) and Princeton (11/19) ... Hit a season-best .370 at Brown (10/17) with 11 kills on 27 attempts and only one error.

 

2007: Led the team with 15 kills against Quinnipiac in the Sheraton-Penn Invitational (9/23) ... Added seven digs and her only block of the year against Quinnipiac ... Had two kills against Columbia (10/6) ... Registered another two kills, an assist and seven digs when the Quakers traveled to Columbia (10/26) ... Had two kills in victory over La Salle (10/16).

 

2006: Played in 22 matches and 78 games ... Finished the season with 160 kills, 154 digs and 22 blocks ... Earned all-tournament honors at the Sheraton-Penn Invitational ... Compiled 28 digs against Brown and Yale (11/3-4) ... Had three-straight double-doubles from 10/21-28 ... Registered 12 kills and 10 digs against Harvard (10/28) ... Tallied 13 kills and a career-high 20 digs versus Dartmouth (10/27) ... Connected on 12 kills and made 14 digs at Brown (10/21) ... Had a career-high 14 kills against Fairleigh Dickinson (9/24), while collecting 10 against Binghamton (9/23) which earned her Ivy League Co-Rookie of the Week honors.

High School: Participated in the 2003 USA Volleyball Junior Olympics ... Team placed first in the New York State Championships in 2003 ... Named Poly Prep Athlete of the Year in 2002 and 2003 ... Team placed second at the 2002 New York State Championships ... A four-time first-team all-conference selection.

Personal: Born May 7, 1988 ... Daughter of Susan and Robert Semmens ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Career Statistics:

Season sp-mp k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s se dig d/s re bs ba tb b/s be bhe
2006 78-22 160 2.05 92 540 .126 16 0.21 10 0.13 20 154 1.97 18 5 17 22 0.28 2 3
2007 7-5 21 3.00 8 41 .317 2 0.29 0 0.00 3 18 2.57 0 0 1 1 0.14 0 0
2008 93-26 199 2.14 110 591 .151 12 0.13 0 0.00 8 72 0.77 17 1 22 23 0.25 1 0
2009 107-29 421 3.93 192 1134 .202 35 0.33 16 0.15 28 311 2.91 36 2 29 31 0.29 2 0
TOTAL 285-82 801 2.81 402 2306 .173 65 0.23 26 0.09 59 555 1.95 71 8 69 77 0.27 5 3
 
SINGLE-MATCH HIGHS:

Kills: 26, at Harvard, Oct 17, 2009
Attacks: 72, at Towson University, Sep 18, 2009
Attack pct: .462, Columbia, Oct 24, 2009 (14-2-26)
Assists: 4, vs CSUB, Sep 12, 2009
Serve aces: 3, Yale, Oct 30, 2009
Digs: 25, at Cornell, Nov 07, 2009
Blocks: 4, Brown, Nov 15, 2008
Block solo: 2, at PRIN, Nov 15, 2006 ; Princeton, Nov 18, 2009
Block assist: 4, Brown, Nov 15, 2008


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