5 Samantha Knepley
5 Samantha Knepley
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Munith, Mich.
High School: Stockbridge
Position: S
m 27
k/s 0.64
h % .143
a/s 6.86
b/s 0.28
sa/s 0.06
d/s 1.68

2014: Knepley played in 22 matches, totaling 64 sets, and she had a team high 450 assists on the season.  

2013: Played in 28 matches, totaling 91 sets... tallied 615 assists (6.76/set), 117 digs (1.29/set), 11 aces and 18 blocks (seven solo)... totaled 30 assists or more in eight matches, including a season-high 46 at Ursuline (Oct. 8) and a season-high 12 digs against St. Joseph's (Oct. 26)... All-GLIAC Academic Excellence Team selection

2012: Appeared in 81 sets over 26 matches...totaled 39 kills, eight aces, 89 digs, 19 total blocks and a team-high 470 assists...season-high 46 assists against West Virginia State (9/7) and a season-high 11 digs against Michigan Tech (9/21)...GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team

2011: Came to Lake Erie as a middle blocker but switched to setter due to injuries...played in 72 sets...recorded 71 assists, averaging .99 per set...tallied 54 kills and nine aces, and 36 digs

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: born 4/1/93...daughter of Amy & Kelly Knepley...a pre-vet major with a minor in horse studies...was named first team all-conference in her junior and senior seasons, earning second team honors as a sophomore...

Recent Games
Oct 28 at Ashland L, 3-0
Oct 31 Ohio Dominican L, 3-0
Nov 1 Tiffin L, 3-0
Nov 4 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 3-0
Nov 7 Findlay L, 3-0
Nov 8 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 18
Sets 78 50
Kills 50 33
Kills per set 0.64 0.66
Errors 26 13
Total Attacks 168 100
Hitting Percentage .143 .200
Assists 535 307
Assists per set 6.86 6.14
Service Aces 5 3
Service Errors 14 9
Service Aces per set 0.06 0.06
Reception Errors 2 0
Digs 131 82
Digs per set 1.68 1.64
Block Solo 5 2
Block Assist 17 12
Block Total 22 14
Blocks per set 0.28 0.28
Block Errors 3 0
Ball Handling Errors 24 13
Points 68.5 44.0
Points per set 0.9 0.9
Matches started 24 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 5 vs. Bloomfield L, 3-2 1 5 2 2 10 .000 51 0 1 0 10 0 1 0 1 4 2.5
Sep 5 at Lock Haven L, 3-1 1 2 3 2 8 .125 13 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Sep 6 vs. Glenville St. W, 3-2 1 2 1 1 8 .000 16 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 6 vs. California (Pa.) L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 3-1 1 4 4 2 12 .167 39 1 3 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 5.0
Sep 12 at Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 7 .143 22 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 2 1.5
Sep 13 at Findlay L, 3-0 1 2 1 0 4 .250 5 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 19 Northern Mich. L, 3-0 1 2 0 0 2 .000 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Sep 20 Michigan Tech L, 3-1 1 4 2 2 10 .000 35 1 1 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 23 Ashland L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 6 .167 14 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Sep 26 at Northwood (MI) L, 3-1 1 3 2 2 6 .000 16 0 1 0 6 0 1 0 1 1 2.5
Sep 27 at Lake Superior St. L, 3-1 1 2 2 0 2 1.000 11 0 1 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 3 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 9 .000 20 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 4 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 3-0 1 3 4 0 7 .571 13 0 0 0 6 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Oct 7 at Urbana L, 3-0 - 3 2 3 9 -.111 20 0 0 0 10 0 1 3 1 0 2.5
Oct 10 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 3-1 - 2 2 0 3 .667 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 11 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 1 .000 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 17 vs. Illinois-Springfield L, 3-0 1 3 1 2 8 -.125 22 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 1.0
Oct 17 vs. Quincy L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 6 .000 32 0 1 0 5 2 0 0 2 1 3.0
Oct 18 vs. Drury L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 24 at Malone L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 11 .000 22 0 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 1 2.5
Oct 25 at Walsh L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 6 .167 16 1 0 0 6 1 0 0 1 0 3.0
Oct 28 at Ashland L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 7 .286 16 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 2.0
Oct 31 Ohio Dominican L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 2 1.000 13 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 1 Tiffin L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 6 .333 29 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 4 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 3 .667 31 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Nov 7 Findlay L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 3 1.000 18 0 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Nov 8 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 3-1 1 4 1 2 8 -.125 35 0 0 0 11 0 3 0 3 3 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
2011-12 26 72 54 0.75 32 190 .116 71 0.99 9 0.13 36 0.50 2 4 6 0.08 67.0 0.9
2012-13 26 81 39 0.48 17 157 .140 470 5.80 8 0.10 89 1.10 1 18 19 0.23 57.0 0.7
2013-14 28 91 46 0.51 17 125 .232 615 6.76 11 0.12 117 1.29 7 11 18 0.20 69.5 0.8
2014-15 27 78 50 0.64 26 168 .143 535 6.86 5 0.06 131 1.68 5 17 22 0.28 68.5 0.9
Total 107 322 189 0.59 92 640 .152 1691 5.25 33 0.10 373 1.16 15 50 65 0.20 262.0 0.8
  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 27 78 50 0.64 26 168 .143 535 6.86 5 0.06 131 1.68 5 17 22 0.28 68.5 0.9
Conference 18 50 33 0.66 13 100 .200 307 6.14 3 0.06 82 1.64 2 12 14 0.28 44.0 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 29 20 0.69 9 53 .208 205 7.07 3 0.10 39 1.34 0 6 6 0.21 26.0 0.9
Away 12 33 24 0.73 11 79 .165 205 6.21 1 0.03 63 1.91 3 10 13 0.39 33.0 1.0
Neutral 5 16 6 0.38 6 36 .000 125 7.81 1 0.06 29 1.81 2 1 3 0.19 9.5 0.6
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Wins 3 9 7 0.78 3 23 .174 86 9.56 2 0.22 15 1.67 1 1 2 0.22 10.5 1.2
Losses 24 69 43 0.62 23 145 .138 449 6.51 3 0.04 116 1.68 4 16 20 0.29 58.0 0.8
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September 11 32 21 0.66 13 75 .107 227 7.09 4 0.13 60 1.88 0 8 8 0.25 29.0 0.9
October 12 33 20 0.61 10 73 .137 195 5.91 1 0.03 53 1.61 4 3 7 0.21 26.5 0.8
November 4 13 9 0.69 3 20 .300 113 8.69 0 0.00 18 1.38 1 6 7 0.54 13.0 1.0