7 - Abby Lovell
Abby Lovell
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Leonard, Mich.
High School: Marian
Position: S
m 28
k/s 0.42
h % .197
a/s 5.21
b/s 0.22
sa/s 0.16
d/s 1.17

PREVIOUS COLLEGE

Lovell comes to Saint Leo after spending three years as the setter at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, Mich…Playing under coach Dominic Yoder, Lovell was the starting setter for a Wildcat attack that averaged almost 13 kills per set her junior year…Lovell ranked 38 in the nation in set assists her junior year…She is a career .245 hitter and averages a tick under 10 assists per game…She will transfer to Saint Leo with teammate Sami Vierk.

CAREER

Lovell attended Marian HS where she played on varsity for three years under Head Coach Irick Gardner…Lovell is an accomplished athlete with honors that include being named Third Team All-State her senior season as she led her team to a second consecutive state finals appearance…Her talents on the court saw her named to the All-Catholic League her junior and senior seasons and earn a First Team All-State nod her senior year…Named the Dr. Pepper Player of the Month her final year of high school, Lovell was a finalist of Miss Volleyball in the state of Michigan and her team’s Most Valuable Player…She also played for the USA-Michigan club team under the guidance of Dave Schmidlin.

PERSONAL

Born March 21 in Pontiac, Mich…Will major in Biology while at Saint Leo…Her hobbies include volleyball and horseback riding, especially on her beloved horse named Rarity…Lists some lofty career goals including winning a national championship and earning All-America honors in addition to earning her degree and doing veterinary work, specifically with horses…She believes her ability to encourage teammates, supporting and leading by example are her best assets to the team…Names her sister Alex Lovell as her favorite athlete…She chose Saint Leo because of the school itself, along with the team she joins and the overall atmosphere …Daughter of Mike and Audrey Lovell…Has one sister, Alex, who is a freshman volleyball player for the University of Iowa.

Recent Games
Nov 2 Tampa L, 3-0
Nov 3 Eckerd L, 3-1
Nov 9 Rollins L, 3-1
Nov 10 Florida Tech W, 3-1
Nov 13 at Fla. Southern L, 3-1
Nov 16 at Nova Southeastern W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 16
Sets 90 50
Kills 38 12
Kills per set 0.42 0.24
Errors 15 6
Total Attacks 117 52
Hitting Percentage .197 .115
Assists 469 184
Assists per set 5.21 3.68
Service Aces 14 4
Service Errors 11 3
Service Aces per set 0.16 0.08
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 105 42
Digs per set 1.17 0.84
Block Solo 3 3
Block Assist 17 9
Block Total 20 12
Blocks per set 0.22 0.24
Block Errors 9 5
Ball Handling Errors 17 9
Points 63.5 23.5
Points per set 0.7 0.5
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 University of Charleston W, 3-0 3 3 0 6 .500 23 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Aug 31 Southwest Baptist W, 3-1 4 5 3 10 .200 46 0 0 0 13 0 1 0 1 1 5.5
Sep 1 Montevallo W, 3-0 2 1 0 3 .333 24 1 1 0 5 0 1 1 1 0 2.5
Sep 1 Queens (N.C.) W, 3-1 4 4 1 8 .375 36 0 1 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 7 vs. Drury W, 3-1 2 2 2 6 .000 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 2.0
Sep 7 vs. Pittsburg St. L, 3-1 3 3 1 8 .250 31 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 8 vs. Harding L, 3-0 3 2 0 3 .667 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 8 vs. Northwest Oklahoma St. W, 3-0 3 1 0 3 .333 16 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 4.0
Sep 21 Barry L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 22 Lynn L, 3-1 4 6 0 11 .545 20 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 7.0
Sep 28 at Eckerd L, 3-1 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 at Tampa L, 3-0 3 1 1 10 .000 22 0 1 0 5 1 1 0 2 2 2.5
Oct 5 at Florida Tech L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 at Rollins L, 3-0 2 0 0 4 .000 14 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Oct 9 Fla. Southern W, 3-2 5 1 0 4 .250 21 3 2 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 4.0
Oct 13 Nova Southeastern W, 3-0 3 3 0 3 1.000 14 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 16 University of St. Francis (Ill.) W, 3-1 4 3 2 12 .083 41 3 1 0 10 0 1 1 1 1 6.5
Oct 19 vs. Christian Brothers L, 3-1 4 1 0 3 .333 13 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 19 vs. Valdosta St. L, 3-1 4 1 0 2 .500 19 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 2 1.0
Oct 20 vs. West Ga. W, 3-1 4 0 0 1 .000 17 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Oct 27 at Barry L, 3-1 4 0 0 1 .000 18 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.0
Oct 28 at Lynn L, 3-2 5 0 0 0 - 20 1 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Nov 2 Tampa L, 3-0 1 0 1 1 -1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 3 Eckerd L, 3-1 2 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 9 Rollins L, 3-1 4 0 0 3 .000 13 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 2 0 1.0
Nov 10 Florida Tech W, 3-1 4 1 2 5 -.200 21 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 3 2.0
Nov 13 at Fla. Southern L, 3-1 4 0 0 5 .000 7 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1.5
Nov 16 at Nova Southeastern W, 3-2 5 0 2 5 -.400 12 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 2 1.0
  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
2012-13 28 90 38 0.42 15 117 .197 469 5.21 14 0.16 105 1.17 3 17 20 0.22 63.5 0.7
Total 28 90 38 0.42 15 117 .197 469 5.21 14 0.16 105 1.17 3 17 20 0.22 63.5 0.7
  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 28 90 38 0.42 15 117 .197 469 5.21 14 0.16 105 1.17 3 17 20 0.22 63.5 0.7
Conference 16 50 12 0.24 6 52 .115 184 3.68 4 0.08 42 0.84 3 9 12 0.24 23.5 0.5
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Home 13 41 27 0.66 9 66 .273 260 6.34 8 0.20 68 1.66 1 9 10 0.24 40.5 1.0
Away 8 26 1 0.04 3 25 -.080 94 3.62 1 0.04 18 0.69 2 5 7 0.27 6.5 0.2
Neutral 7 23 10 0.43 3 26 .269 115 5.00 5 0.22 19 0.83 0 3 3 0.13 16.5 0.7

Wins 12 43 24 0.56 12 66 .182 282 6.56 12 0.28 72 1.67 0 11 11 0.26 41.5 1.0
Losses 16 47 14 0.30 3 51 .216 187 3.98 2 0.04 33 0.70 3 6 9 0.19 22.0 0.5