12 - Emily Blankespoor
Emily Blankespoor
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Mich.
High School: South Christian
Position: DS
Position Abbreviation: DS
m 34
k/s 0.04
h % .400
a/s 0.40
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.61
d/s 2.12

Why did you choose to go to Calvin: I’ve had a lot of family history at Calvin as lots of family members have gone here. I also have always wanted to come to Calvin and play volleyball here for my Aunt.

Favorite Sports Figure: Mia Hamm

Favorite food: Fettuccini Alfredo

High School Honors: 2013: All-State Girls Soccer Selection (Division 3, 2nd Team), MIHSSCA All-Regional Team (Division 3), SCHS Girls Soccer Team Captain, All-State Girls Volleyball Selection (Class B, 2nd Team), MIVCA All-Regional Team (Volleyball), Ottawa-Kent Gold Conference Volleyball (All Conference), SCHS Volleyball Team Captain

2014: All-State Girls Soccer Selection (Division 3, 1st Team), MIHSSCA All-Regional Team (Division 3), SCHS Girls Soccer Team Captain,

Other Athletic Achievements: Won a state title in soccer during high school

Other Interesting Facts: Uncles and Aunts played sports at Calvin (Uncles played tennis, Aunt played tennis, Aunt played volleyball)

Major: Kinesiology, Sports Management Emphasis

Personal: Born August 4, 1996 ... Daughter of Curt and Carmen Blankespoor ... Majoring in kinesiology.

Recent Games
Nov 4 Hope W, 3-0
Nov 9 vs. Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2
Nov 10 vs. Millikin W, 3-0
Nov 11 vs. Carthage W, 3-2
Nov 16 at Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0
Nov 17 at Wittenberg L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 34 16
Sets 114 49
Kills 5 0
Kills per set 0.04 0.00
Errors 1 0
Total Attacks 10 3
Hitting Percentage .400 .000
Assists 46 22
Assists per set 0.40 0.45
Service Aces 70 34
Service Errors 57 24
Service Aces per set 0.61 0.69
Reception Errors 18 6
Digs 242 108
Digs per set 2.12 2.20
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 4 1
Points 75.0 34.0
Points per set 0.7 0.7
Matches started 5 3
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 vs. Wis.-Oshkosh W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 4 3 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 1 at Trinity (Tex.) W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 3 .667 2 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 2 vs. Cal Lutheran W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 1 1 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 2 vs. Whitman W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 1 3 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Sep 6 Olivet W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 2 4 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 8 at Adrian W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 3 1 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 9 St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 13 at Alma W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 1 2 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 15 vs. Aurora L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 vs. Ill. Wesleyan L, 3-1 - 4 1 0 1 1.000 2 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Sep 16 vs. Colorado Col. L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 19 Kalamazoo W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 1 5 1 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 23 at Hope W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 27 Albion W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 3 at Trine W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 3 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 6 at Olivet W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 7 Adrian W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 11 at St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 3 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 13 Kean W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 3 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 13 Millikin W, 3-2 - 5 0 1 1 -1.000 1 3 2 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 14 Elmhurst W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 1 3 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 14 Ithaca W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 2 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 17 Alma W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 20 at Kalamazoo W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 3 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 24 Hope W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 1 5 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 27 at Albion W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 4 4 3 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 28 Trine W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 3 Albion W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 6 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Nov 4 Hope W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 1 4 3 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Nov 9 vs. Washington (Mo.) W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 10 vs. Millikin W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 2 3 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 11 vs. Carthage W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 2 2 3 11 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 16 at Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 17 at Wittenberg L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 1 5 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
Total 34 114 5 0.04 1 10 .400 46 0.40 70 0.61 242 2.12 0 0 0 0.00 75.0 0.7
Conference 16 49 0 0.00 0 3 .000 22 0.45 34 0.69 108 2.20 0 0 0 0.00 34.0 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 14 43 1 0.02 1 4 .000 18 0.42 35 0.81 91 2.12 0 0 0 0.00 36.0 0.8
Away 11 36 2 0.06 0 4 .500 20 0.56 18 0.50 92 2.56 0 0 0 0.00 20.0 0.6
Neutral 9 35 2 0.06 0 2 1.000 8 0.23 17 0.49 59 1.69 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.5

Wins 30 101 4 0.04 1 9 .333 43 0.43 66 0.65 227 2.25 0 0 0 0.00 70.0 0.7
Losses 4 13 1 0.08 0 1 1.000 3 0.23 4 0.31 15 1.15 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.4