21 Kate Swanson
21 Kate Swanson
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.
High School: The Bishop's School
Position: LIB
Residential College: Davenport
m 23
k/s 0.01
h % -.333
a/s 1.02
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.20
d/s 4.64

2017:  Named AVCA All-East Region Honorable Mention...Named Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year Award and a spot on the All-Ivy First Team...Led the Ivy League in digs per set in conference play (5.43).

2016:  Named All-Ivy Second Team...Earned Yale Volleyball Program's Coaches' Award after the 2016 season...Ranked fourth in the Ivy League and led team in digs per set (4.38)...Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll on Oct. 3 after averaging 5.00 digs per set in matches against Columbia and Cornell...Produced 20 or more digs in eight matches...Had career-high 29 digs at Harvard on Nov. 11.

2015:  Appeared in 24 matches...Led Bulldogs in digs per set (3.76)...Ranked fourth in digs per set in Ivy matches...Had 20 or more digs in six Ivy Matches...Had 13 or more digs in 12 of 14 Ivy matches...Led team in service aces (13) in Ivy matches...Posted two service aces in four Ivy Matches...Had one of the highest dig totals (26) in an Ivy match (10/31, at Columbia).

Before Yale: Named to the 2014 First-Team Under Armour All-American and 2014 Daily Prep Talk Libero of the Year...Four-year starter at The Bishop's School, patrolled the backcourt to her school's CIF DII Championship in 2013, and was First Team All CIF in 2014...As the starting libero for nationally-ranked Coast VBC, she helped lead her team to 5th place in 17 Open at the 2014 USAV Junior Nationals...Prep Volleyball also named her one of the nation's Soph 79...Competed in the Open division of USAV Junior Nationals for the past 6 years.

Appleman on Swanson:

"Kate has the most impressive volleyball resume prior to college of any Yale volleyball recruit."

Recent Games
Oct 28 at Penn L, 3-2
Nov 3 Harvard L, 3-2
Nov 4 Dartmouth W, 3-0
Nov 10 at Cornell L, 3-0
Nov 11 at Columbia W, 3-2
Nov 18 Princeton L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 13
Sets 81 49
Kills 1 1
Kills per set 0.01 0.02
Errors 2 1
Total Attacks 3 2
Hitting Percentage -.333 .000
Assists 83 52
Assists per set 1.02 1.06
Service Aces 16 11
Service Errors 16 9
Service Aces per set 0.20 0.22
Reception Errors 18 10
Digs 376 266
Digs per set 4.64 5.43
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 17.0 12.0
Points per set 0.2 0.2
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 Delaware W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 2 Rhode Island W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 2 1 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 2 Clemson W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 8 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 3 0 2 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 8 vs. Arkansas L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 9 vs. USC L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 at Penn State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 16 vs. Ohio W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 16 vs. Wake Forest W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 5 0 1 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 22 Brown W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 1 0 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 29 Penn W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 1 0 1 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 30 Princeton L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 3 1 1 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 6 Columbia W, 3-0 - 3 1 1 2 .000 1 0 2 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 7 Cornell W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 1 1 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 13 at Dartmouth W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 1 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 14 at Harvard W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 1 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 20 at Brown W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Princeton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 28 at Penn L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 4 1 1 1 25 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 3 Harvard L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 5 1 1 3 38 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 4 Dartmouth W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 1 1 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 10 at Cornell L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 6 0 1 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 11 at Columbia W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 10 2 1 1 24 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 18 Princeton L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 6 0 1 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  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
2015-16 24 93 3 0.03 0 5 .600 67 0.72 21 0.23 350 3.76 0 0 0 0.00 24.0 0.3
2016-17 24 88 0 0.00 0 3 .000 76 0.86 28 0.32 379 4.31 0 0 0 0.00 28.0 0.3
2017-18 23 81 1 0.01 2 3 -.333 83 1.02 16 0.20 376 4.64 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
2018-19 24 81 1 0.01 0 3 .333 83 1.02 20 0.25 398 4.91 0 1 1 0.01 21.5 0.3
Total 95 343 5 0.01 2 14 .214 309 0.90 85 0.25 1503 4.38 0 1 1 0.00 90.5 0.3
  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 23 81 1 0.01 2 3 -.333 83 1.02 16 0.20 376 4.64 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Conference 13 49 1 0.02 1 2 .000 52 1.06 11 0.22 266 5.43 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 39 1 0.03 1 2 .000 36 0.92 10 0.26 206 5.28 0 0 0 0.00 11.0 0.3
Away 8 30 0 0.00 0 0 - 34 1.13 5 0.17 136 4.53 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
Neutral 4 12 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 13 1.08 1 0.08 34 2.83 0 0 0 0.00 1.0 0.1
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Wins 15 52 1 0.02 2 3 -.333 53 1.02 13 0.25 229 4.40 0 0 0 0.00 14.0 0.3
Losses 8 29 0 0.00 0 0 - 30 1.03 3 0.10 147 5.07 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.1
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September 12 40 0 0.00 1 1 -1.000 35 0.88 8 0.20 150 3.75 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
October 6 22 1 0.05 1 2 .000 19 0.86 4 0.18 106 4.82 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
November 5 19 0 0.00 0 0 - 29 1.53 4 0.21 120 6.32 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.2