15 - Sam Kaul
Sam Kaul
Height: 6-1
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Canyon Country, CA
High School: Canyon HS
Position: MB
EXP: 1V
m 31
k/s 1.25
h % .246
a/s 0.03
b/s 1.08
sa/s 0.14
d/s 0.47

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2011
Sam Kaul appeared in 28 matches and 91 sets during her first season at Northridge ... finished fifth on the team in kills with 110 and was sixth averaging 1.21 kills per set ... hit .283 for the season which trailed only Casey Hinger (.286) ... committed just 35 hitting errors in 265 attacks from the middle blocker spot ... was the Matadors' third-leading blocker with 84 total blocks including five solos ... also posted 20 digs, two aces and three assists ... had a season-high nine kills while hitting .375 in 16 swings at Pacific (Oct. 7) ... also had eight kills with just one error in a season-high 19 attacks to hit .368 at UNLV (Sept. 10) ... served her first collegiate ace against Marist (Sept. 2) and also had an ace in the Matadors' 3-0 win over Cal Poly (Nov. 19) ... had a season-high seven blocks on two occasions; at Sacramento State (Sept. 3) and vs. UC Irvine (Oct. 15).


CANYON HIGH SCHOOL
Kaul was a four-year starter at middle blocker at Canyon High School in Canyon Country, Calif. ... was named to the All-America Watch List ... earned Best Offense/Defense award in 2009 as well as Most Improved as a freshman in 2008 ... played for coach Debbie Cisneros as well as former CSUN women's coach Walt Ker ... graduated in 2011 with a 3.02 grade point average.


PERSONAL
Born July 26, 1993 in Northridge, Calif. ... parents are Erin O'Brien and Craig Kaul ... has two brothers, Christopher and Shawn ... favorites include actors Josh Hartnett, Johnny Depp, Tom Hanks and Reese Witherspoon, the TV show "Family Guy", the movies "Titanic", "Pearl Harbor" and "The Hangover" ... listens to her iPod as a pre-match ritual ... says volleyball could be improved by "getting rid of the net rules" ... says she would like to switch places for a day with Misty May-Treanor ... major is undecided.


CAREER HIGHS 

Kills: 9, vs. Long Beach State (9/27/12)

Attempts: 20 (2x), last vs. Long Beach State (9/27/12)

Blocks: 9 (3x), last at UC Riverside (9/22/12)

Assists: 1 (4x), last vs. Hawaii (9/19/12)

Aces: 2 (4x), last at Long Beach State (10/27/12)

Digs: 5 (2x), last at Long Beach State (10/27/12)

Recent Games
Nov 3 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1
Nov 10 Loyola Marymount L, 3-2
Nov 16 at UC Davis L, 3-2
Nov 17 at Pacific W, 3-0
Nov 21 UC Riverside W, 3-0
Nov 24 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 31 18
Sets 117 70
Kills 146 90
Kills per set 1.25 1.29
Errors 49 28
Total Attacks 395 231
Hitting Percentage .246 .268
Assists 4 2
Assists per set 0.03 0.03
Service Aces 16 12
Service Errors 33 17
Service Aces per set 0.14 0.17
Reception Errors 2 2
Digs 55 38
Digs per set 0.47 0.54
Block Solo 11 5
Block Assist 115 71
Block Total 126 76
Blocks per set 1.08 1.09
Block Errors 12 6
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 230.5 142.5
Points per set 2.0 2.0
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 24 vs. Utah Valley University L, 3-1 4 4 3 13 .077 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 4.5
Aug 24 at Arizona W, 3-2 5 5 1 13 .308 0 1 3 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 8.0
Aug 25 vs. Evansville W, 3-0 3 7 3 13 .308 0 1 0 0 3 0 9 0 9 0 12.5
Aug 31 vs. Wisconsin L, 3-1 4 3 3 10 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 1 4 0 5.0
Sep 1 vs. James Madison W, 3-0 3 3 5 16 -.125 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 3 Idaho W, 3-1 4 6 0 12 .500 0 1 1 0 4 0 1 1 1 0 7.5
Sep 7 vs. La Salle W, 3-0 3 7 1 15 .400 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Sep 8 vs. Long Island W, 3-2 5 4 1 19 .158 0 0 3 0 1 2 7 0 9 0 9.5
Sep 8 at San Francisco L, 3-0 2 1 2 7 -.143 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 14 at Rice W, 3-0 3 4 0 10 .400 1 0 1 0 0 1 5 0 6 0 7.5
Sep 15 vs. Texas Tech W, 3-0 3 5 0 8 .625 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 3 0 7.0
Sep 15 vs. Houston Baptist W, 3-0 3 3 1 13 .154 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 2 4 0 6.5
Sep 19 Hawai'i L, 3-2 5 6 1 13 .385 1 1 0 1 3 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Sep 21 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1 4 8 3 16 .312 0 1 1 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 11.5
Sep 22 at UC Riverside W, 3-2 5 1 3 11 -.182 0 0 0 0 4 0 9 1 9 0 5.5
Sep 27 Long Beach State W, 3-1 4 3 1 9 .222 0 2 2 1 1 1 3 0 4 0 7.5
Sep 29 UC Irvine L, 3-1 4 5 3 12 .167 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Oct 5 at UC Santa Barbara L, 3-0 3 5 1 13 .308 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 3 0 6.5
Oct 6 at Cal Poly W, 3-0 3 6 2 12 .333 0 2 2 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 10.5
Oct 12 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 4 6 2 14 .286 0 0 1 0 1 0 8 0 8 0 10.0
Oct 18 Pacific W, 3-2 5 2 2 13 .000 0 1 1 0 1 0 4 1 4 0 5.0
Oct 20 UC Davis W, 3-1 4 6 1 11 .455 0 0 1 0 2 2 5 0 7 0 10.5
Oct 26 at UC Irvine L, 3-0 3 4 3 12 .083 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 1 3 0 5.5
Oct 27 at Long Beach State W, 3-2 5 7 0 20 .350 0 2 4 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Nov 1 Cal Poly W, 3-0 3 2 1 6 .167 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 3.0
Nov 3 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 4 5 0 15 .333 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 5.5
Nov 10 Loyola Marymount L, 3-2 5 4 1 15 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 7.5
Nov 16 at UC Davis L, 3-2 5 7 2 23 .217 0 0 2 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 9.5
Nov 17 at Pacific W, 3-0 3 6 2 13 .308 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 0 6 0 10.5
Nov 21 UC Riverside W, 3-0 3 5 0 7 .714 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Nov 24 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 3 6 1 11 .455 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
  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
2011-12 28 91 110 1.21 35 265 .283 3 0.03 2 0.02 20 0.22 5 79 84 0.92 156.5 1.7
2012-13 31 117 146 1.25 49 395 .246 4 0.03 16 0.14 55 0.47 11 115 126 1.08 230.5 2.0
2013-14 30 118 176 1.49 47 407 .317 6 0.05 7 0.06 41 0.35 14 86 100 0.85 240.0 2.0
2014-15 24 87 172 1.98 53 320 .372 9 0.10 0 0.00 34 0.39 7 58 65 0.75 208.0 2.4
Total 113 413 604 1.46 184 1387 .303 22 0.05 25 0.06 150 0.36 37 338 375 0.91 835.0 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 31 117 146 1.25 49 395 .246 4 0.03 16 0.14 55 0.47 11 115 126 1.08 230.5 2.0
Conference 18 70 90 1.29 28 231 .268 2 0.03 12 0.17 38 0.54 5 71 76 1.09 142.5 2.0
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Home 11 44 50 1.14 11 124 .315 2 0.05 7 0.16 16 0.36 3 35 38 0.86 77.5 1.8
Away 12 45 60 1.33 21 164 .238 2 0.04 7 0.16 28 0.62 4 52 56 1.24 97.0 2.2
Neutral 8 28 36 1.29 17 107 .178 0 0.00 2 0.07 11 0.39 4 28 32 1.14 56.0 2.0

Wins 21 78 101 1.29 28 263 .278 2 0.03 13 0.17 35 0.45 11 77 88 1.13 163.5 2.1
Losses 10 39 45 1.15 21 132 .182 2 0.05 3 0.08 20 0.51 0 38 38 0.97 67.0 1.7

August 4 16 19 1.19 10 49 .184 0 0.00 2 0.12 8 0.50 1 16 17 1.06 30.0 1.9
September 13 48 56 1.17 21 161 .217 3 0.06 8 0.17 19 0.40 7 42 49 1.02 92.0 1.9
October 7 27 36 1.33 11 95 .263 0 0.00 5 0.19 19 0.70 2 31 33 1.22 58.5 2.2
November 7 26 35 1.35 7 90 .311 1 0.04 1 0.04 9 0.35 1 26 27 1.04 50.0 1.9

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