13 Elizabeth Sheffield
13 - Elizabeth Sheffield
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Woodland Hills, Calif.
High School: Viewpoint School
Position: MB
Major: Biology
m 27
k/s 1.81
h % .319
a/s 0.06
b/s 0.86
sa/s 0.19
d/s 0.50

UC SANTA BARBARA
2015

One of three players to compete in all 99 sets and 27 matches…Second on the team with 90 blocks, nine solo, and 0.91 roofs per set…Reached a season-high of eight total blocks in three matches…Led UCSB with 25 service aces, averaging 0.25 per set…Set a career-high with seven service aces at Yale (9/5/15), tied for the third-most ever by a Gaucho in a single match…Swung for 171 kills, averaging 1.73 per set off a .244 hitting clip…Set a season-high with 11 kills at Cal State Fullerton (11/13/15)…Also picked up 83 digs, 0.84 per game, and six assists…Scooped up a season-high 10 digs versus UC Irvine (11/6/15).

2013-14
Spent her first two years in college playing for UCSB’s women’s volleyball club team for two years under coach Daniel Wazny…The Gauchos finished ranked among the top 10 in the nation in both seasons. 

HIGH SCHOOL
Played for four years as an outside hitter under head coach Frank Pontello at Viewpoint School…In her senior season, she registered 385 kills (5.3 per set) and 215 digs (3.2 per set)…Those numbers earned her second consecutive league MVP award, as well as First Team All-Alpha League and First-Team All-CIF honors…She had one of her best performances in the regular season finale versus Sierra Canyon when she led the Patriots to a four-set win behind her 25 kills, 46.3 hitting percentage and 28 digs…As a junior, she garnered her first Alpha League MVP award and was selected First Team All-CIF…That year she recorded 376 kills (4.9/set) and 149 scoops (1.9/set), as the Patriots clinched their third consecutive league title…Sheffield helped the team reach the CIF State Tournament where she had a terrific outing against Sage Hill with 16 kills, 15 digs, and three service aces…In her sophomore year, she finished with 160 kills (2.7/set) and was named the Alpha League Offensive MVP…She was also First Team All-League and First Team All-CIF…As a freshman, Elizabeth had 113 kills (1.9/set), as the Patriots reached the CIF semifinals…She also an all-league level soccer player at Viewpoint and even earned the league Defensive MVP award in 2011…An accomplished student, she graduated with high honors, was an AP Scholar with Distinction, won her school’s biology award (2013), and was a part of the President’s Education Awards program.

CLUB
She played with the Lava 17-1s under coach Beau Daniels and with the Santa Monica Beach Club 16-1s under coach Trevor Julien.
 
PERSONAL
Elizabeth Marie Sheffield was born on September 22, 1995 in Van Nuys, Calif. to parents Natasha and Chaney…She has two older brothers Chaney Jr. and John-Patrick…Her favorite sports moment was beating Yale at their own tournament during the 2015 season...In that match, she finished with a career-high seven service aces…Her favorite sports team is the Los Angeles Dodgers, while her favorite athletes are Adrian Gonzalez, Clayton Kershaw, and Lionel Messi…Her favorite movies are The Dark Knight, The Avengers (along with the other Marvel movies), Hercules, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, and Pirates of the Caribbean…She enjoys watching Game of Thrones, The Simpsons, Bones, and Friends…Her favorite novels include Game of Thrones, Ender’s Game, The Great Gatsby, and the Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time…Enjoys listening to The Beatles, Queen, Ed Sheeran, James Bay, and Jack Johnson…In her free time, she likes to play beach volleyball and make sculptures…She is majoring in biological sciences and has made the Dean’s List twice while at UCSB.
Recent Games
Nov 3 at UC Davis W, 3-2
Nov 5 at UC Irvine W, 3-0
Nov 11 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1
Nov 12 UC Riverside L, 3-2
Nov 19 at Hawai'i L, 3-1
Nov 23 UC Irvine L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 15
Sets 78 49
Kills 141 111
Kills per set 1.81 2.27
Errors 35 28
Total Attacks 332 243
Hitting Percentage .319 .342
Assists 5 2
Assists per set 0.06 0.04
Service Aces 15 8
Service Errors 27 10
Service Aces per set 0.19 0.16
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 39 31
Digs per set 0.50 0.63
Block Solo 11 4
Block Assist 56 42
Block Total 67 46
Blocks per set 0.86 0.94
Block Errors 9 7
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 195.0 144.0
Points per set 2.5 2.9
Matches started 13 9
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 26 at UNLV L, 3-0 1 2 0 0 6 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Aug 26 vs. New Mexico St. W, 3-2 - 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 27 vs. Albany (N.Y.) W, 3-1 - 4 6 2 22 .182 0 3 1 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 2 CSU Bakersfield W, 3-0 - 2 1 0 3 .333 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1.5
Sep 2 Baylor W, 3-0 - 2 4 0 6 .667 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Sep 3 Colorado St. W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 11 .182 0 1 1 0 1 1 3 1 4 0 6.5
Sep 4 Pittsburgh L, 3-1 1 2 2 2 8 .000 0 1 4 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Sep 9 vs. Brown W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 vs. St. John's (N.Y.) W, 3-1 - 3 4 0 12 .333 2 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 6.5
Sep 10 at San Francisco W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 3 .000 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 2.0
Sep 16 at San Diego State L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 1 .000 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 vs. San Jose State W, 3-0 - 3 9 2 13 .538 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 11.5
Sep 17 at San Diego L, 3-0 - 3 1 0 4 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 23 Hawai'i L, 3-0 1 3 1 2 5 -.200 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 30 at CSUN W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 at Long Beach State L, 3-0 - 1 3 0 6 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 3.5
Oct 6 UC Davis W, 3-1 - 4 9 2 17 .412 0 0 0 0 4 1 7 1 8 0 13.5
Oct 8 Cal Poly L, 3-0 - 3 4 1 10 .300 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 14 at UC Riverside L, 3-1 1 4 8 3 20 .250 0 1 1 0 4 1 2 2 3 0 11.0
Oct 15 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1 - 4 11 2 17 .529 0 3 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 0 16.0
Oct 21 Long Beach State L, 3-2 - 1 0 1 2 -.500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 22 CSUN W, 3-1 - 3 9 1 13 .615 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 10.5
Oct 28 at Cal Poly W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 20 .300 0 2 1 0 2 0 8 0 8 0 13.0
Nov 3 at UC Davis W, 3-2 1 5 14 1 27 .481 0 0 2 0 3 1 3 2 4 0 16.5
Nov 5 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 23 .348 0 2 1 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Nov 11 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-1 1 4 11 2 20 .450 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Nov 12 UC Riverside L, 3-2 1 5 14 6 31 .258 0 0 1 0 7 0 6 0 6 0 17.0
Nov 19 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 1 3 1 4 11 -.273 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 23 UC Irvine L, 3-0 1 3 10 1 21 .429 1 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
  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
2015-16 27 99 171 1.73 57 468 .244 6 0.06 25 0.25 83 0.84 9 81 90 0.91 245.5 2.5
2016-17 27 78 141 1.81 35 332 .319 5 0.06 15 0.19 39 0.50 11 56 67 0.86 195.0 2.5
Total 54 177 312 1.76 92 800 .275 11 0.06 40 0.23 122 0.69 20 137 157 0.89 440.5 2.5
  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
Total 27 78 141 1.81 35 332 .319 5 0.06 15 0.19 39 0.50 11 56 67 0.86 195.0 2.5
Conference 15 49 111 2.27 28 243 .342 2 0.04 8 0.16 31 0.63 4 42 46 0.94 144.0 2.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 35 68 1.94 19 147 .333 2 0.06 2 0.06 18 0.51 5 28 33 0.94 89.0 2.5
Away 11 32 54 1.69 12 138 .304 0 0.00 8 0.25 17 0.53 4 23 27 0.84 77.5 2.4
Neutral 4 11 19 1.73 4 47 .319 3 0.27 5 0.45 4 0.36 2 5 7 0.64 28.5 2.6
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Wins 15 46 97 2.11 15 207 .396 3 0.07 13 0.28 21 0.46 9 41 50 1.09 139.5 3.0
Losses 12 32 44 1.38 20 125 .192 2 0.06 2 0.06 18 0.56 2 15 17 0.53 55.5 1.7
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August 3 7 6 0.86 2 28 .143 1 0.14 3 0.43 5 0.71 0 4 4 0.57 11.0 1.6
September 10 25 25 1.00 7 66 .273 2 0.08 4 0.16 3 0.12 7 11 18 0.72 41.5 1.7
October 8 23 51 2.22 11 105 .381 1 0.04 6 0.26 14 0.61 3 24 27 1.17 72.0 3.1
November 6 23 59 2.57 15 133 .331 1 0.04 2 0.09 17 0.74 1 17 18 0.78 70.5 3.1