6 Monika Smidova
6 Monika Smidova
Height: 6-0
Year: Junior
Hometown: Plzen, Czech Republic
High School: Sport's Grammar School
Position: S

 

2013: Patriot League Setter of the Year ... Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... All-Patriot League First Team selection ... Academic All-Patriot League Team honoree ... named to the ECAC All-Star First Team ... ranked 21st in the country in aces per set (0.42) and 51st in assists per set (10.80), also good for 10th in single season program history at American ... led the conference in assists, ranked fourth in aces and 10th with a .287 hitting percentage ... totaled 1,210 assists, good for ninth in the single season record book at American ... also averaged 2.71 dps, 1.08 kps and 0.62 bps ... posted 13 double-doubles, including in each of American’s five postseason contests ... matched her career mark with seven kills against Georgetown (8/31) ... registered five blocks twice at Cal St. Fullerton (9/22) and against Navy (11/13) ... recorded a career-high 55 assists against UMBC (9/25) ... notched a career-best five service aces at Loyola (Md.) (10/25) ... added 52 assists against Lehigh (11/15) ... tallied a season-high 16 digs in American’s NCAA Tournament second round victory over Duke (12/7) ... named to the Patriot League All-Tournament Team ... two-time Patriot League Player of the Week ... recognized on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2012: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection ... did not compete due to injury.

2011: All-Patriot League Second Team honoree … appeared in 33 matches, starting 27 … recorded a team-high 646 assists and 284 digs with a team-best 47 service aces … averaged 5.67 assists per game and 2.49 digs per game … recorded a career-high seven kills against Oregon (8/31) … tallied a career-high 47 assists against Morgan State (9/27) … totaled eight digs, four aces, three kills and a team-high 20 assists against Lafayette (11/12) … posted a career-best 16 digs twice at Army (9/30) and in the Patriot League Championship against Army (11/20) … Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.

High School: Member of the third-place team at the 2010 Junior European Championships … one of the top athletes at Sports Grammar School and in the Pilsen region.


Year


GP


Kills


E


ATT


PCT


ASST


SA

BLOCKING SOLO


ASST


DIGS

2011

114

70

31

215

.181

646

47

3

26

284

2013

112

121

37

293

.278

1210

47

4

65

304

Totals

226

191

68

508

.242

1856

94

7

91

588

Monika Smidova