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50 Kaitlyn Atkinson
50 - Kaitlyn Atkinson
Birth Date: June 28th
Height: 6'4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brookline, N.H.
High School: Hollis Brookline
Position: MH
m 33
k/s 1.57
h % .186
a/s 0.02
b/s 0.63
sa/s 0.02
d/s 0.23

AS A JUNIOR...

  • Appeared in 27 matches in her penultimate season with the Saints
  • Was fourth on the team averaging 5.66 kills/set and fifth in total tallying 125 on the year
  • Led the team with 34 solo blocks, and was second on the team with 66 total blocks and 32 block assists.
  • Was fourth in the GNAC in blocks per set, fifth in solo blocks, and seventh in total blocks
  • Earned double digit kills in three matches, including 13 kills in home matches against Salve Regina and Lasell
  • Was named to the GNAC All-Conference Third Team
  • Won the women's volleyball team awards for Academic Achievement and Unsung Hero

AS A SOPHOMORE...

  • Appeared in all 36 matches in her second season at Emmanuel
  • Led the team in attack percentage (.278) and total blocks (85)
  • Ranked second on the team in kills (275) and points (345.5)
  • Recorded double-digit kills in eight matches, including 15 kills in a victory over Husson University on Sept. 13
  • Tallied the eighth most kills in the conference, was third in hitting percentage, and fifth in total blocks
  • Reached 500 career kills and 150 career total blocks in just two season with the Saints
  • Made the GNAC Weekly Honor Roll twice (Sept. 15 & Oct. 20)
  • Was named to the GNAC All-Conference Second team and the Academic All-Conference team
  • Helped lead Emmanuel to a 24-12 overall record, a 10-1 GNAC record and to an appearance in the GNAC Semifinals.

AS A FRESHMAN...

  • Atkinson made an immediate impact on the Saints' program in her rookie season, starting in all 33 of her matches played
  • Led the team in kills per set (2.55) and blocks per set (0.65), as well as in total blocks
  • Ranked 6th in the conference in both blocks and blocks per set
  • Hit at a clip of .270 for the season, to lead the Saints and rank among the GNAC leaders
  • Was voted a four-time GNAC Rookie of the Week, including being honored as the conference's top freshman on three consecutive weeks (10/7/13, 10/21/13, 10/28/13, 11/4/13)
  • Tallied double-figure kills on 13 different occasions, including a career-high 15-kill performance in a 3-2 victory at Eastern Connecticut State University on November 2nd
  • Was selected to the 2nd Team All-GNAC squad
  • Finished the year with a total of 281 kills, 72 blocks (33 solo, 39 assisted), 15 digs and 3 assists
  • Helped lead Emmanuel to a 23-14 overall record, a 10-1 GNAC record and to an appearance in the GNAC Finals and the ECAC Tournament Quarterfinals.

BEFORE EMMANUEL...

  • Atkinson was a three-year player on the varsity team at Hollis Brookline High School (Hollis, N.H.)
  • Started on the team as both a junior and a senior
  • Helped lead her team to a New Hampshire Division I State Championship as a junior
  • Captained the squad and was named Honorable Mention All-State as a senior.

PLAYER PROFILE

  • Major: Management
  • Career Aspirations: Anything that allows me to travel the world
  • Favorite Movie: Forrest Gump
  • Favorite Book: Seriously... I'm Kidding by Ellen Degeneres
  • Favorite Pre-match Meal: Peanut butter + fluff
  • Favorite Late Night Snack: Apple + peanut butter
  • Favorite Spot ont he EC Campus: Gym
  • Best Class at EC: Managerial Accounting
  • Most Exciting Athletic Experience: Winning the New Hampshire Division I High School State Championship
  • Most Respected Professional Athlete: Louis Zamperini
Recent Games
Oct 21 vs. Trinity (Conn.) L, 3-0
Oct 22 at Smith W, 3-1
Oct 22 vs. Hamilton L, 3-0
Oct 29 Rivier University L, 3-0
Oct 29 St. Joseph's College (ME) L, 3-2
Nov 1 at Rivier University L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 33 11
Sets 120 40
Kills 189 72
Kills per set 1.57 1.80
Errors 78 29
Total Attacks 598 203
Hitting Percentage .186 .212
Assists 2 2
Assists per set 0.02 0.05
Service Aces 2 0
Service Errors 8 1
Service Aces per set 0.02 0.00
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 27 8
Digs per set 0.23 0.20
Block Solo 38 7
Block Assist 37 13
Block Total 75 20
Blocks per set 0.63 0.50
Block Errors 6 3
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 247.5 85.5
Points per set 2.1 2.1
Matches started 26 11
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 2 vs. Muhlenberg L, 3-0 1 3 3 3 8 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 2 vs. Widener L, 3-1 1 4 3 2 14 .071 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 3 vs. Eastern L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 6 .000 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.0
Sep 3 vs. Swarthmore L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 10 .300 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 6 at Western Connecticut State University L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 10 .000 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 9 at Wheaton College L, 3-2 1 5 4 1 14 .214 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 9 vs. SUNY Plattsburgh L, 3-1 - 4 9 0 18 .500 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 4 0 12.5
Sep 10 vs. Maine Maritime L, 3-1 1 4 1 2 8 -.125 0 0 1 0 6 3 1 0 4 0 4.5
Sep 10 vs. Salem State University W, 3-0 1 2 1 2 6 -.167 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Sep 13 Keene State College L, 3-2 1 5 12 0 27 .444 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 13.5
Sep 14 Plymouth State University L, 3-1 1 4 8 3 20 .250 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 10.0
Sep 16 Maine Maritime W, 3-2 1 5 15 6 40 .225 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 16.0
Sep 21 at Mount Ida College W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 15 .200 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 24 vs. Anna Maria College W, 3-2 1 5 13 4 24 .375 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 2 0 14.0
Sep 24 at University of Saint Joseph (CT) W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 9 .444 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Sep 28 Norwich University W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 14 .429 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7.0
Sep 30 vs. Worcester St. L, 3-2 - 5 13 3 36 .278 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 7 0 19.0
Oct 1 vs. U. of New England W, 3-1 - 4 9 0 23 .391 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 0 14.0
Oct 1 vs. Bridgewater St. L, 3-0 - 3 4 7 25 -.120 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 6.0
Oct 6 at Regis College W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 17 .294 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 9.0
Oct 8 Suffolk University W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 15 .200 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Oct 8 Albertus Magnus College W, 3-0 1 2 6 0 9 .667 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 13 Johnson & Wales University L, 3-0 1 3 4 2 13 .154 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 15 at Lasell College L, 3-2 1 5 5 4 19 .053 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 3 0 7.5
Oct 15 vs. Framingham State University L, 3-1 1 4 6 5 26 .038 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 18 Simmons College L, 3-2 1 5 7 7 34 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 20 at Emerson College L, 3-0 - 3 4 3 20 .050 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 6.0
Oct 21 vs. Trinity (Conn.) L, 3-0 - 3 4 3 19 .053 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 22 at Smith W, 3-1 1 4 4 1 15 .200 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 5 0 6.5
Oct 22 vs. Hamilton L, 3-0 - 3 0 1 12 -.083 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 5 0 4.0
Oct 29 Rivier University L, 3-0 1 3 5 3 15 .133 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 1 5 0 9.0
Oct 29 St. Joseph's College (ME) L, 3-2 1 5 11 4 36 .194 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Nov 1 at Rivier University L, 3-0 1 3 4 2 21 .095 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
  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
2013-14 33 110 281 2.55 103 660 .270 3 0.03 0 0.00 15 0.14 33 39 72 0.65 333.5 3.0
2014-15 36 126 275 2.18 82 694 .278 4 0.03 1 0.01 8 0.06 54 31 85 0.67 345.5 2.7
2015-16 27 80 125 1.56 67 358 .162 3 0.04 0 0.00 14 0.17 34 32 66 0.82 175.0 2.2
2016-17 33 120 189 1.57 78 598 .186 2 0.02 2 0.02 27 0.23 38 37 75 0.63 247.5 2.1
Total 129 436 870 2.00 330 2310 .234 12 0.03 3 0.01 64 0.15 159 139 298 0.68 1101.5 2.5
  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
Total 33 120 189 1.57 78 598 .186 2 0.02 2 0.02 27 0.23 38 37 75 0.63 247.5 2.1
Conference 11 40 72 1.80 29 203 .212 2 0.05 0 0.00 8 0.20 7 13 20 0.50 85.5 2.1
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Home 10 38 80 2.11 28 223 .233 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.16 7 10 17 0.45 92.0 2.4
Away 9 32 40 1.25 18 140 .157 2 0.06 0 0.00 9 0.28 4 16 20 0.63 52.0 1.6
Neutral 14 50 69 1.38 32 235 .157 0 0.00 2 0.04 12 0.24 27 11 38 0.76 103.5 2.1
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Wins 11 37 77 2.08 21 187 .299 1 0.03 0 0.00 6 0.16 10 10 20 0.54 92.0 2.5
Losses 22 83 112 1.35 57 411 .134 1 0.01 2 0.02 21 0.25 28 27 55 0.66 155.5 1.9
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September 17 64 103 1.61 31 279 .258 1 0.02 2 0.03 13 0.20 21 14 35 0.55 133.0 2.1
October 15 53 82 1.55 45 298 .124 1 0.02 0 0.00 12 0.23 17 21 38 0.72 109.5 2.1
November 1 3 4 1.33 2 21 .095 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.67 0 2 2 0.67 5.0 1.7