3 - Amber Clemons
Amber Clemons
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Simi Valley
Position: OH

2011 Had another strong season with the Beacons as she appeared in a total of 26 matches, while also starting in 18 of those … Totaled 105 kills on 296 attempts, while also tallying 21 block assists … Finished with a season-best 11 kills on 15 attempts with only one error in the 3-0 conference win over Southern Maine on October 4 … Recorded 10 kills in back-to-back victories over MIT and Western Connecticut State University … Posted three block assists against nationally-ranked and previously undefeated SUNY Cortland on October 1, also recorded eight kills on 18 attempts in that win.

2010 Enjoyed a productive rookie campaign, playing in and starting 34 matches while collecting 171 kills and 131 digs over 121 total sets ... Named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week for her play during the week of September 12-18 ... Hit over .300 in 15 matches on the year including a clutch hitting performance in the Little East Conference Championship match vs. Keene State on November 12 in which she hit a season-best .733 from the floor, crushing a career-high 12 kills on 15 attempts with just one error ... Registered 10 kills in a 3-0 victory over Rhode Island College on September 10 while hitting .500 from the floor ... Tallied five or more kills in 19 matches on the season including eight of the last nine contests ...Served up a 33 aces, registering a season-high of three aces on four separate occasions, the final coming in the second round of the NCAA tournament in the Beacons 3-1 victory over Middlebury College on November 13 ... Got down for a season-high 12 digs in the Beacons 3-0 victory over #25 ranked Tufts University of September 28 and collected five or more digs in 13 matches during the season ... Combined for 37 total blocks on 32 block assists and five solo blocks ... Finished the year averaging 1.86 points per set to rank tied for fourth on the team.

Personal/High School Earned two varsity letters playing volleyball at Simi Valley High School ... Named team MVP during senior season ... Selected to the Second Team All-Marmonte League squad in 2009 ... Helped lead the Pioneers to a first place finish in the 2009 Valencia Tournament ... Also played soccer at SVHS and was tabbed the Most Improved Player ... Born April 2, 1992 ... Daughter of Bruce and Amy Hawkins ... Majoring in psychology ... Hobbies include hiking, soccer and playing club volleyball.

Career Stats

Season sp-mp k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s se
2010................ 121-34 171 1.41 71 473 .211 18 0.15 33 0.27 37
2011................ 67-26 105 1.57 50 296 .186 13 0.19 3 0.04 0
TOTAL............... 188-60 276 1.47 121 769 .202 31 0.16 36 0.19 37

 

Season dig d/s re bs ba tb b/s be bhe points pts/s
2010................ 131 1.08 1 5 32 37 0.31 9 10 225.0 1.86
2011................ 29 0.43 3 1 21 22 0.33 12 1 119.5 1.78
TOTAL............... 160 0.85 4 6 53 59 0.31 21 11 344.5 1.83