8 Amanda Walker
8 - Amanda Walker
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newport Beach, CA
High School: Newport Harbor
Position: OPP
Major: Economics and Computer Science
College: Scripps
m 30
k/s 3.56
h % .270
a/s 0.04
b/s 0.83
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.54

At CMS
Finished her career as a two-time All-American with 879 kills (after only 105 her first two seasons as a reserve) ... Her 407 kills as a junior ranks No. 3 all-time in CMS history, while her 367 as a senior ranks 11th.  

2019 Season (Senior): Second-Team AVCA All-American ... AVCA All-West Region ... First-Team All-SCIAC ... NCAA Tournament All-Region Team ...
 Started 30 matches, totaling 103 sets played ... Had 367 kills (3.56 per set) on .270 hitting, while adding 86 blocks ... Reached double figures in kills in 25 of the 30 matches she played in, with three of the exceptions coming in lopsided wins when she didn't play every set ... Had a career-high 24 kills in her final match against Carthage in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Also had 21 kills in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament against WashU ... Matched her then-career high with 23 kills in a five-set home win over Cal Lutheran ... Had a career-high eight blocks in a win over La Verne in the SCIAC Semifinals ... Hit 15-2-22 for a .591 hitting percentage in a win over No. 1 Emory, earning SCIAC Offensive Player of the Week honors ... Hit .462 on opening day in a 3-0 win over Carroll.   

2018 season (Junior): Third-Team AVCA All-American ... AVCA All-West Region ... First-Team All-SCIAC ... MVP of the Trinity (Texas) Classic ...
Led the Athenas with 407 kills, which ranks as the third-highest single-season total in CMS history ... Added 133 digs and 76 blocks ... Had 19 kills against Trinity, 18 against Texas-Tyler and 16 against Texas Lutheran to earn MVP honors of the Trinity Classic ... Started off the year with 20 kills in a loss to Johnson & Wales ... Had a season-high 23 kills at Whittier ... Tallied 21 kills in a 3-2 win at La Verne ... Had 19 kills and a season-high 15 digs in a 3-2 loss at Cal Lutheran, after having 20 kills and nine digs in a 3-1 win over Cal Lutheran in the first meeting ... Had 17 kills and five blocks in a 3-1 home win over Whittier ... Matched her season high with five blocks against Cal Lutheran in the SCIAC Championship match. 

2017 season (Sophomore): 
Appeared in 42 sets across 16 matches … Tallied 79 kills for 1.88 per set, to go along with 27 digs and 22 blocks…Totaled 90.5 points

2016 season (First-Year): Appeared in 13 sets across eight matches … Tallied 26 kills.

High School Achievements
2012 Captain and led team to undefeated season ... Varsity player 2013/2014/2015 seasons ... Sunset League All-Academic Team honors 2015 ... Second-Team All-Sunset League 2015. 

Club Achievements
Four time Junior National Competitor.  Silver Medal finish at Southern California Qualifier 2014.  Bronze Medal finish at 2015 Junior National Championships (Minneapolis).  Seventh place finish at Arizona Festival 2013.  USA Volleyball High Performance Championships Des Moines Iowa 2015 representing the SCVA Region High Performance Team.  USA Volleyball High Performance A2 participant July 2014/Colorado Springs. 

Personal
Majoring in economics and computer science

Favorite Athlete: Serena Williams

Favorite Activities besides volleyball: going to the beach, hiking, being with friends and traveling

Favorite Quote: “Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become, and the hours of practice, and the coaches who have pushed you, is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for her.”– Mia Hamm

Recent Games
Oct 29 Redlands W, 3-0
Nov 2 at La Verne W, 3-2
Nov 7 La Verne W, 3-1
Nov 9 Chapman W, 3-0
Nov 15 vs. Washington (Mo.) W, 3-1
Nov 16 vs. Carthage L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 30 15
Sets 103 51
Kills 367 177
Kills per set 3.56 3.47
Errors 110 56
Total Attacks 953 498
Hitting Percentage .270 .243
Assists 4 3
Assists per set 0.04 0.06
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 56 35
Digs per set 0.54 0.69
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 86 40
Block Total 86 40
Blocks per set 0.83 0.78
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 410.0 197.0
Points per set 4.0 3.9
Matches started 29 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 30 Carroll (Wis.) W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 13 .462 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Aug 30 Dallas W, 3-0 1 2 3 0 11 .273 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Aug 31 Augsburg L, 3-2 1 5 12 6 31 .194 0 0 0 0 3 0 6 0 6 0 15.0
Aug 31 St. Olaf W, 3-1 1 4 15 2 36 .361 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Sep 6 vs. UC Santa Cruz W, 3-0 1 3 13 6 26 .269 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 5 0 15.5
Sep 6 vs. Linfield W, 3-0 1 2 11 2 22 .409 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 7 vs. Concordia (Tex.) W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 21 .476 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Sep 7 vs. University of Puget Sound W, 3-0 1 3 6 5 22 .045 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 13 vs. Emory W, 3-0 1 3 15 2 22 .591 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 16.0
Sep 13 at Washington (Mo.) W, 3-1 1 4 13 3 33 .303 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 14.5
Sep 14 vs. Juniata L, 3-1 1 4 12 5 37 .189 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 14.0
Sep 20 at Redlands W, 3-0 1 3 14 4 31 .323 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Sep 24 La Verne W, 3-1 1 4 12 3 33 .273 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 12.5
Sep 27 at Cal Lutheran W, 3-1 1 4 11 6 36 .139 0 0 0 0 4 0 5 1 5 0 13.5
Sep 28 Whittier W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 28 .321 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Oct 1 at Chapman L, 3-2 - 5 11 9 56 .036 2 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Oct 4 Caltech W, 3-0 1 1 2 0 4 .500 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Oct 8 Occidental W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 24 .458 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Oct 11 at Pomona-Pitzer W, 3-0 1 3 11 4 31 .226 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 15 Cal Lutheran W, 3-2 1 5 23 6 50 .340 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 24.0
Oct 18 at Whittier W, 3-1 1 4 17 1 50 .320 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 0 5 0 19.5
Oct 19 Chapman W, 3-0 1 3 7 2 26 .192 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Oct 22 at Caltech W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Pomona-Pitzer W, 3-0 1 3 13 3 32 .313 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Oct 26 at Occidental W, 3-0 1 2 7 2 17 .294 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Oct 29 Redlands W, 3-0 1 3 11 4 35 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Nov 2 at La Verne W, 3-2 1 5 15 9 45 .133 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 17.0
Nov 7 La Verne W, 3-1 1 4 14 4 38 .263 1 0 0 0 1 0 8 0 8 0 18.0
Nov 9 Chapman W, 3-0 1 3 12 5 34 .206 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Nov 15 vs. Washington (Mo.) W, 3-1 1 4 21 4 46 .370 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 21.0
Nov 16 vs. Carthage L, 3-2 1 5 24 7 63 .270 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 25.5
  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
2016-17 8 13 26 2.00 10 52 .308 1 0.08 1 0.08 6 0.46 0 1 1 0.08 27.5 2.1
2017-18 16 42 79 1.88 37 231 .182 1 0.02 0 0.00 27 0.64 1 21 22 0.52 90.5 2.2
2018-19 29 115 407 3.54 142 1111 .239 10 0.09 11 0.10 133 1.16 4 72 76 0.66 458.0 4.0
2019-20 30 103 367 3.56 110 953 .270 4 0.04 0 0.00 56 0.54 0 86 86 0.83 410.0 4.0
Total 83 273 879 3.22 299 2347 .247 16 0.06 12 0.04 222 0.81 5 180 185 0.68 986.0 3.6
  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 30 103 367 3.56 110 953 .270 4 0.04 0 0.00 56 0.54 0 86 86 0.83 410.0 4.0
Conference 15 51 177 3.47 56 498 .243 3 0.06 0 0.00 35 0.69 0 40 40 0.78 197.0 3.9
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Home 14 46 154 3.35 39 395 .291 2 0.04 0 0.00 26 0.57 0 38 38 0.83 173.0 3.8
Away 8 30 99 3.30 38 299 .204 2 0.07 0 0.00 19 0.63 0 27 27 0.90 112.5 3.8
Neutral 8 27 114 4.22 33 259 .313 0 0.00 0 0.00 11 0.41 0 21 21 0.78 124.5 4.6
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Wins 26 84 308 3.67 83 766 .294 2 0.02 0 0.00 46 0.55 0 70 70 0.83 343.0 4.1
Losses 4 19 59 3.11 27 187 .171 2 0.11 0 0.00 10 0.53 0 16 16 0.84 67.0 3.5
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August 4 14 37 2.64 9 91 .308 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 0.43 0 12 12 0.86 43.0 3.1
September 11 36 130 3.61 40 311 .289 0 0.00 0 0.00 20 0.56 0 29 29 0.81 144.5 4.0
October 10 32 114 3.56 32 325 .252 3 0.09 0 0.00 22 0.69 0 28 28 0.88 128.0 4.0
November 5 21 86 4.10 29 226 .252 1 0.05 0 0.00 8 0.38 0 17 17 0.81 94.5 4.5