11 Emily Russell
11 Emily Russell
Height: 6-1
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Mills River, N.C.
Position: MB
Last School: Towson
m 32
k/s 2.45
h % .230
a/s 0.04
b/s 1.03
sa/s 0.12
d/s 0.59

2018 (R-Sophomore): Started all 32 games that she played in during the season. Played in a total of 121 sets. Russell averaged 2.45 kills per set with a total of 296 on the year. She recorded a season high 19 kills in a win over Gardner-Webb on Oct. 26th. Defensively, Russell played her best game when she had 11 blocks against Georgia Southern in which the team lost 3-1. Over the course of the season, Russell led the team in kills (296), total blocks (125), and points (389). She placed third in the Big South Conference in blocks, and placed tenth in the conference for kills.

            Games Played: 32

            Sets Played: 121

            Season Assists: 5

            Total Season Points: 389.0

2016 (Freshman): Redshirt 

Prior to Upstate:  Spent one season at Towson where she appeared in eight matches before earning a redshirt season…Turned in a strong performance against Texas Southern with three kills, two assists and two digs...Matched her season-high with two digs at Mercer...Recorded a block in four matches...Had 11 kills and five digs on the season.

High School: 
Helped Rock Hill High School win two conference championships before transferring to A.C. Reynolds High School where she won two more conference championships...Set the school record with 357 kills as a junior and then reset the record as a senior when she finished the year with 394 kills...Also had over 200 digs as a junior and a senior while posting a career-high 88 blocks as a junior...Was a two-time All-Mountain Conference selection and a two-time All-Western North Carolina honoree...Selected the team MVP in her junior and senior seasons.

Personal:
  Born on July 2, 1998…Parents are Patrick and Angie Russell…Her mother, Angie, played volleyball at USC Upstate from 1986-89 and was inducted into the Upstate Athletics Hall of Fame in 2015…Is majoring in business administration.

Recent Games
Oct 27 at Winthrop L, 3-1
Nov 2 Campbell W, 3-2
Nov 3 Hampton W, 3-0
Nov 6 at UNC Asheville L, 3-1
Nov 9 at Radford L, 3-1
Nov 16 at UNC Asheville L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 32 16
Sets 121 63
Kills 296 175
Kills per set 2.45 2.78
Errors 114 59
Total Attacks 792 461
Hitting Percentage .230 .252
Assists 5 2
Assists per set 0.04 0.03
Service Aces 15 8
Service Errors 23 15
Service Aces per set 0.12 0.13
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 71 36
Digs per set 0.59 0.57
Block Solo 31 22
Block Assist 94 52
Block Total 125 74
Blocks per set 1.03 1.17
Block Errors 13 5
Ball Handling Errors 2 0
Points 389.0 231.0
Points per set 3.2 3.7
Matches started 32 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 18 ETSU   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 vs. Virginia Tech L, 3-0 1 3 7 4 21 .143 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 7.0
Aug 25 at Charlotte L, 3-1 1 4 5 7 27 -.074 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 0 7.0
Aug 25 vs. Elon L, 3-2 1 5 5 5 25 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Aug 31 at Tennessee Tech L, 3-0 1 3 8 2 18 .333 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Sep 1 vs. East Caro. L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 18 .167 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2 0 6.0
Sep 1 vs. New Orleans L, 3-2 1 5 10 4 25 .240 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 1 2 0 12.0
Sep 5 North Carolina A&T W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 15 .200 0 1 1 0 6 0 1 0 1 1 7.5
Sep 7 vs. Furman L, 3-1 1 4 8 4 20 .200 1 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 8 at North Florida L, 3-1 1 4 13 7 35 .171 0 0 1 0 5 0 4 2 4 0 15.0
Sep 8 vs. New Mexico L, 3-1 1 4 10 0 22 .455 0 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 4 0 12.5
Sep 14 vs. Savannah State W, 3-0 1 1 2 1 4 .250 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Sep 14 at Georgia Southern L, 3-1 1 4 9 5 27 .148 0 0 0 0 3 1 10 0 11 0 15.0
Sep 15 vs. Savannah State W, 3-2 1 5 7 3 12 .333 0 3 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 1 11.5
Sep 18 High Point L, 3-1 1 4 10 6 22 .182 0 3 0 0 2 2 2 0 4 0 16.0
Sep 22 Radford L, 3-1 1 4 7 2 23 .217 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 11.0
Sep 26 South Carolina State W, 3-0 1 2 8 1 11 .636 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 28 at Hampton W, 3-1 1 4 9 0 17 .529 0 0 2 0 2 0 5 0 5 0 11.5
Sep 29 at Campbell L, 3-1 1 4 10 0 18 .556 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Oct 5 Winthrop L, 3-1 1 4 10 4 24 .250 0 0 2 0 2 2 4 1 6 0 14.0
Oct 6 Gardner-Webb W, 3-0 1 3 11 3 27 .296 1 1 3 0 2 3 5 1 8 0 17.5
Oct 9 UNC Asheville W, 3-1 1 4 15 6 50 .180 0 0 1 0 3 4 6 0 10 0 22.0
Oct 12 at High Point L, 3-0 1 3 5 8 24 -.125 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 0 8.0
Oct 16 at Presbyterian W, 3-2 1 5 17 3 40 .350 0 2 1 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 21.0
Oct 20 Charleston Southern W, 3-1 1 4 12 3 33 .273 0 0 1 0 2 5 0 0 5 0 17.0
Oct 23 Limestone W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 13 .462 1 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 8.0
Oct 26 at Gardner-Webb W, 3-1 1 4 19 7 40 .300 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 19.5
Oct 27 at Winthrop L, 3-1 1 4 5 7 32 -.063 0 1 0 0 4 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Nov 2 Campbell W, 3-2 1 5 14 6 35 .229 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 1 5 0 16.5
Nov 3 Hampton W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 9 .333 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 4 0 5.5
Nov 6 at UNC Asheville L, 3-1 1 4 12 2 31 .323 1 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 2 0 14.0
Nov 9 at Radford L, 3-1 1 4 16 2 36 .389 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 5 0 19.0
Nov 16 at UNC Asheville L, 3-2 1 5 11 6 38 .132 0 1 2 0 1 4 1 0 5 0 16.5
  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 32 121 296 2.45 114 792 .230 5 0.04 15 0.12 71 0.59 31 94 125 1.03 389.0 3.2
Conference 16 63 175 2.78 59 461 .252 2 0.03 8 0.13 36 0.57 22 52 74 1.17 231.0 3.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 39 103 2.64 35 262 .260 3 0.08 6 0.15 24 0.62 19 32 51 1.31 144.0 3.7
Away 13 52 139 2.67 56 383 .217 1 0.02 4 0.08 30 0.58 9 45 54 1.04 174.5 3.4
Neutral 8 30 54 1.80 23 147 .211 1 0.03 5 0.17 17 0.57 3 17 20 0.67 70.5 2.4
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Wins 13 46 130 2.83 37 306 .304 3 0.07 7 0.15 32 0.70 15 36 51 1.11 170.0 3.7
Losses 19 75 166 2.21 77 486 .183 2 0.03 8 0.11 39 0.52 16 58 74 0.99 219.0 2.9
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August 4 15 25 1.67 18 91 .077 0 0.00 0 0.00 2 0.13 1 11 12 0.80 31.5 2.1
September 14 51 114 2.24 38 269 .283 2 0.04 10 0.20 38 0.75 6 42 48 0.94 151.0 3.0
October 9 34 101 2.97 42 283 .208 2 0.06 4 0.12 20 0.59 16 28 44 1.29 135.0 4.0
November 5 21 56 2.67 16 149 .268 1 0.05 1 0.05 11 0.52 8 13 21 1.00 71.5 3.4