3 Paige VanderWall
3 Paige VanderWall
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kentwood, Mich.
High School: East Kentwood
Position: RS
m 32
k/s 3.06
h % .325
a/s 0.76
b/s 0.39
sa/s 0.30
d/s 2.58

2016: Rebounded impressively from a season-ending injury in November 2015 to emerge as one of the top right-side hitters in the Midwest Region as a sophomore in 2016…Recorded the ninth-most kills in a single season in school history (rally score era) with 305…Set a school record in the rally score era for kills in a season by a right-side hitter…Had nine or more kills in 23 of the team’s 28 matches, and had a career-high of 22 against Grand Valley State Sept. 16…That was the fourth-most kills in a match by any Charger player since 2008…Averaged more than four kills per set in two wins against GVSU during the season…Had 10 straight matches of 10 or more kills from Sept. 27-Oct. 22…Had a match of 18 kills and one error in a win at Northwood Nov. 2…Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team.

2015: Spectacular, powerful hitter who saw her season cruelly cut short due to injury on Nov. 13…Will be back to full strength by the start of the 2016 campaign…Averaged nearly 2.5 kills per set, and despite missing four matches, finished third on the team with 247 kills…Had 13 matches of double-digit kills and three other with 9…Set a career-high with 19 kills against eventual regional champion Rockhurst at the Midwest Regional Crossover Tournament on Oct. 16…Had 11 kills with a .476 hitting percentage in a win over future conference foe Ursuline on Sept. 11…Had 4 or more total blocks six times, and recorded a career-high 9 digs in a win at Ashland on Sept. 19…Led the team with 8 kills against GLIAC champion Ferris State on Oct. 24.

 

High School: A big-time offensive player for one of the elite prep volleyball programs in the state at East Kentwood...Had 686 kills in her senior season of 2014...First-Team All-State as a senior, and was First-Team OK Red All-Conference in 2013 and 2014, was All-Region twice and earned honorable mention all-state honors as a junior...Team captain as a senior...Was part of three state championship teams in track and field and was all-region and all-state twice...Played club volleyball for DFFO Elite...Cousin of former Charger Rachel VanderWall, who played for Hillsdale from 2007-11...Took a mission trip to Mexico and has volunteered coaching volleyball in the Grand Rapids area as well as being a part of the church ministry...Born Aug. 11, 1996...Parents are Craig and Dorothy.

2015 stats

Recent Games
Nov 5 Trevecca Nazarene W, 3-0
Nov 10 Findlay W, 3-0
Nov 16 vs. Davis & Elkins W, 3-0
Nov 17 Walsh W, 3-1
Nov 18 Findlay W, 3-1
Nov 30 vs. Findlay L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 32 17
Sets 106 56
Kills 324 178
Kills per set 3.06 3.18
Errors 67 32
Total Attacks 791 401
Hitting Percentage .325 .364
Assists 81 36
Assists per set 0.76 0.64
Service Aces 32 20
Service Errors 28 19
Service Aces per set 0.30 0.36
Reception Errors 14 5
Digs 273 143
Digs per set 2.58 2.55
Block Solo 4 2
Block Assist 37 15
Block Total 41 17
Blocks per set 0.39 0.30
Block Errors 2 2
Ball Handling Errors 6 3
Points 378.5 207.5
Points per set 3.6 3.7
Matches started 29 17
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 Michigan Tech W, 3-2 1 5 11 5 42 .143 3 1 0 0 10 1 4 0 5 0 15.0
Sep 1 Indianapolis W, 3-0 1 3 11 3 27 .296 1 0 0 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 2 Glenville St. W, 3-0 - 2 2 0 5 .400 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 2 Saginaw Valley W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 18 .389 2 3 0 0 4 1 2 0 3 0 13.0
Sep 8 vs. St. Michael's W, 3-0 - 2 10 0 11 .909 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 10.0
Sep 8 at Gannon L, 3-0 1 3 6 6 27 .000 6 0 1 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 9 vs. Glenville St. W, 3-0 - 2 2 2 10 .000 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 1 2.5
Sep 9 at Mercyhurst W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 20 .250 6 1 1 2 6 0 4 0 4 0 11.0
Sep 12 at Findlay L, 3-2 1 5 18 2 38 .421 5 2 2 0 10 0 2 0 2 1 21.0
Sep 15 Cedarville L, 3-1 1 4 11 3 29 .276 3 1 1 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Sep 16 Ohio Dominican W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 24 .417 2 0 2 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Sep 22 at Ky. Wesleyan W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 23 .478 1 2 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Sep 23 at Trevecca Nazarene W, 3-0 1 3 11 1 18 .556 2 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 1 12.5
Sep 29 Ohio Valley W, 3-0 1 3 11 3 26 .308 4 0 0 0 8 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 30 Davis & Elkins W, 3-0 1 3 7 0 13 .538 2 3 0 0 7 0 0 1 0 0 10.0
Oct 1 Alderson Broaddus W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 19 .474 0 2 2 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Oct 6 at Ursuline W, 3-0 1 2 7 0 11 .636 1 2 1 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 9.0
Oct 7 at Lake Erie W, 3-1 1 4 9 5 30 .133 1 0 2 0 12 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Oct 13 vs. Ferris St. W, 3-1 1 4 17 4 43 .302 3 1 1 0 13 0 1 0 1 0 18.5
Oct 13 vs. Tiffin W, 3-1 1 4 14 2 33 .364 5 2 0 2 14 0 2 0 2 0 17.0
Oct 14 vs. Bellarmine W, 3-1 1 4 12 2 33 .303 2 2 1 1 10 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Oct 20 at Walsh W, 3-0 1 3 14 0 18 .778 3 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Oct 21 at Malone W, 3-1 1 4 11 3 36 .222 4 1 0 1 12 1 0 0 1 1 13.0
Oct 27 at Cedarville W, 3-1 1 4 9 6 31 .097 2 0 1 1 10 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 28 at Ohio Dominican W, 3-1 1 4 13 0 30 .433 3 0 2 2 16 1 0 0 1 0 14.0
Nov 4 Ky. Wesleyan W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 13 .462 2 0 3 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Nov 5 Trevecca Nazarene W, 3-0 1 2 4 1 19 .158 1 2 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Nov 10 Findlay W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 23 .391 0 2 0 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Nov 16 vs. Davis & Elkins W, 3-0 1 2 8 1 17 .412 4 0 0 1 8 0 1 0 1 1 8.5
Nov 17 Walsh W, 3-1 1 4 12 4 28 .286 4 0 2 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Nov 18 Findlay W, 3-1 1 4 15 1 37 .378 3 0 2 1 9 0 4 0 4 0 17.0
Nov 30 vs. Findlay L, 3-2 1 5 10 1 39 .231 4 2 1 1 13 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
  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 32 106 324 3.06 67 791 .325 81 0.76 32 0.30 273 2.58 4 37 41 0.39 378.5 3.6
Conference 17 56 178 3.18 32 401 .364 36 0.64 20 0.36 143 2.55 2 15 17 0.30 207.5 3.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 45 133 2.96 28 323 .325 29 0.64 14 0.31 118 2.62 2 19 21 0.47 158.5 3.5
Away 11 38 118 3.11 27 282 .323 34 0.89 11 0.29 90 2.37 2 11 13 0.34 136.5 3.6
Neutral 7 23 73 3.17 12 186 .328 18 0.78 7 0.30 65 2.83 0 7 7 0.30 83.5 3.6
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Wins 28 89 279 3.13 55 658 .340 63 0.71 27 0.30 234 2.63 4 32 36 0.40 326.0 3.7
Losses 4 17 45 2.65 12 133 .248 18 1.06 5 0.29 39 2.29 0 5 5 0.29 52.5 3.1
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August 1 5 11 2.20 5 42 .143 3 0.60 1 0.20 10 2.00 1 4 5 1.00 15.0 3.0
September 14 42 129 3.07 27 289 .353 36 0.86 13 0.31 91 2.17 1 15 16 0.38 150.5 3.6
October 10 36 116 3.22 23 284 .327 24 0.67 12 0.33 101 2.81 2 8 10 0.28 134.0 3.7
November 7 23 68 2.96 12 176 .318 18 0.78 6 0.26 71 3.09 0 10 10 0.43 79.0 3.4