3 - Amber Clemons
Amber Clemons
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Simi Valley
Position: OH
m 35
k/s 1.47
h % .161
a/s 0.07
b/s 0.19
sa/s 0.08
d/s 1.20

2012 Had another strong season for the Beacons playing in all 32 matches, while appearing in 115 of the 118 games played during her junior year … Averaged 1.57 kills and 1.74 points per game … Combined for a .230 hitting percentage … Totaled 30 block assists and four solo blocks … Scored a season high 11 kills in the 3-0 Little East Conference win over Rhode Island College on November 3 in the Little East Conference tournament … Hit a season-high .571 against Colby-Sawyer College on September 11 … Recorded a .533 hitting percentage as she went 8-for-15 with no attack errors in the five-set win over Wellesley College on September 28 … Scored 10 kills in the first round and championship game of the NCAA New England Regional tournament … Hit a solid .312 in the NCAA Championship tournament game against Christopher Newport University on November 15 … Totaled a season-high five digs four times … Finished with a season-best three block assists on four different occasions. 

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 and sociology ... Member of the UMass Boston Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

Career Stats

Season gp-mp k k/g e ta pct a a/g sa sa/g 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
2012................ 115-32 181 1.57 66 499 .230 22 0.19 0 0.00 0
TOTAL............... 303-92 457 1.51 187 1268 .213 53 0.17 36 0.12 37

 

Season dig d/g re bs ba tb b/g be bhe points pts/g
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
2012................ 79 0.69 9 4 30 34 0.30 4 3 200.0 1.74
TOTAL............... 239 0.79 13 10 83 93 0.31 25 14 544.5 1.80

 

Recent Games
Nov 9 Western Connecticut State University W, 3-0
Nov 10 Keene State College W, 3-1
Nov 15 vs. Wellesley College W, 3-0
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams University W, 3-1
Nov 17 at Williams College W, 3-1
Nov 21 vs. Calvin College L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 35 6
Sets 97 12
Kills 143 15
Kills per set 1.47 1.25
Errors 73 10
Total Attacks 434 64
Hitting Percentage .161 .078
Assists 7 0
Assists per set 0.07 0.00
Service Aces 8 0
Service Errors 18 1
Service Aces per set 0.08 0.00
Reception Errors 22 4
Digs 116 17
Digs per set 1.20 1.42
Block Solo 1 0
Block Assist 17 1
Block Total 18 1
Blocks per set 0.19 0.08
Block Errors 2 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 160.5 15.5
Points per set 1.7 1.3
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 vs. Augsburg College (Minn.) L, 3-1 3 5 5 18 .000 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Aug 30 at Colorado College L, 3-0 3 2 4 12 -.167 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Aug 31 vs. Central College (Iowa) W, 3-0 3 3 2 8 .125 0 0 1 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Aug 31 vs. Pacific University (Ore.) W, 3-2 3 3 1 12 .167 0 0 1 3 4 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 6 vs. Roger Williams University L, 3-0 3 4 0 13 .308 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 6 vs. Sage College (N.Y.) W, 3-1 3 5 2 16 .188 0 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 7 vs. Bowdoin College L, 3-2 5 9 2 20 .350 0 1 1 1 4 1 1 1 2 0 11.5
Sep 7 vs. Eastern University (Pa.) L, 3-0 3 6 2 14 .286 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 11 Keene State College W, 3-2 3 2 4 16 -.125 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 20 vs. Rochester Institute of Technology W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 vs. SUNY New Paltz L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at NYU L, 3-1 3 0 1 6 -.167 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 21 vs. DeSales University W, 3-1 4 9 6 24 .125 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 26 at Rhode Island College W, 3-0 1 2 2 7 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 28 vs. Connecticut College W, 3-1 4 12 4 24 .333 0 0 1 1 11 0 1 1 1 0 12.5
Sep 28 at Tufts University L, 3-1 4 6 6 24 .000 1 1 3 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Oct 3 Wellesley College L, 3-0 3 3 6 13 -.231 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 1 3.5
Oct 8 at University of Southern Maine W, 3-0 2 1 2 8 -.125 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 11 Trinity College (Conn.) W, 3-0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 12 Endicott College L, 3-1 3 2 1 3 .333 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 12 vs. Haverford College (Pa.) L, 3-2 3 11 3 27 .296 0 1 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Oct 13 Babson College W, 3-0 3 6 4 17 .118 1 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 13 Colby-Sawyer College L, 3-0 2 2 3 19 -.053 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 15 UMass Dartmouth W, 3-0 2 3 0 6 .500 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 18 vs. Rivier University W, 3-0 2 4 0 8 .500 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 19 vs. Western New England University W, 3-0 3 3 1 16 .125 0 0 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Oct 19 at MIT L, 3-1 3 4 0 10 .400 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 22 at Eastern Connecticut State University W, 3-0 2 5 1 13 .308 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 26 at Western Connecticut State University W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 vs. Clark University (Mass.) L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Plymouth State University W, 3-0 2 2 1 14 .071 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 1 at Roger Williams University W, 3-1 2 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 2 vs. University of Wisconsin Oshkosh L, 3-2 4 7 4 20 .150 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Nov 2 at Vassar College W, 3-0 1 2 2 6 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 9 Western Connecticut State University W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Keene State College W, 3-1 4 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 15 vs. Wellesley College W, 3-0 1 1 1 3 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams University W, 3-1 3 3 1 10 .200 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 17 at Williams College W, 3-1 3 14 0 21 .667 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Nov 21 vs. Calvin College L, 3-1 2 2 1 5 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
  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
Total 35 97 143 1.47 73 434 .161 7 0.07 8 0.08 116 1.20 1 17 18 0.19 160.5 1.7
Conference 6 12 15 1.25 10 64 .078 0 0.00 0 0.00 17 1.42 0 1 1 0.08 15.5 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 9 24 20 0.83 19 88 .011 2 0.08 2 0.08 26 1.08 0 2 2 0.08 23.0 1.0
Away 10 24 36 1.50 19 108 .157 1 0.04 2 0.08 24 1.00 0 3 3 0.12 39.5 1.6
Neutral 16 49 87 1.78 35 238 .218 4 0.08 4 0.08 66 1.35 1 12 13 0.27 98.0 2.0

Wins 21 53 80 1.51 35 230 .196 3 0.06 3 0.06 71 1.34 0 11 11 0.21 88.5 1.7
Losses 14 44 63 1.43 38 204 .123 4 0.09 5 0.11 45 1.02 1 6 7 0.16 72.0 1.6