8 Sophie Puertas
8 Sophie Puertas
Height: 5'4"
Year: So.
Hometown: Coral Springs, Fla.
High School: Somerset Academy
Position: S
Major: Biology
m 26
k/s 0.19
h % .124
a/s 7.10
b/s 0.05
sa/s 0.36
d/s 2.54

Honors:

  • USA South All-West Division first team (2018)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2017, 2018

2018 (Sophomore): Played in 26 matches and made 21 starts... Earned first team All-USA South West Division honors... In first year as primary setter, averaged 7.10 assists per set (689 total assists) to go with a team-leading 35 service aces and 246 digs... Ranked fifth in the USA South in assists and assists per set... Led the team with 13 double-doubles... Had a career-high 50 assists to go with 14 digs and three aces in a five-set win at Piedmont (Oct. 13)... Had 40 or more assists six times during the year, including in four straight matches from Oct. 6-13... Had a career-high 16 digs twice  against Lynchburg (Sept. 8) and Pensacola Christian (Oct. 27)

2017 (Freshman): Played in four matches on the year... Made collegiate debut and had five assists and three digs in a five-set win over Oglethorpe (Sept. 6)... Had a season-high 10 assists and five digs in a win at Agnes Scott (Oct. 21)... Also had five digs and three service aces in a three-set win at Berea (Oct. 4)

High School: Attended Somerset Academy... Was a starter all four years for the varsity team... Twice selected as the team's MVP... Played two seasons with the Florida Suns and one year with Wildfire Volleyball Academy... National Honor Society member and was a member of the Honor Roll in every quarter since freshman year... Also earned the President's Award for Academic Excellence

Personal: Parents are Alex and Heather Puertas... Father, Alex, played collegiate soccer... Favorite Bible verse is Philippians 1:20... Majoring in biology

Pronunciation: Puertas (Puh-WEAR-toss)

Puertas' Single-Match Highs:

Kills: 3, at Brevard, Oct 06, 2018; Piedmont, Sep 22, 2018
Assists: 50, at Piedmont, Oct 13, 2018
Serve aces: 7, Brevard, Oct 27, 2018
Digs: 16, Pensacola Christian, Oct 27, 2018; vs Lynchburg, Sep 08, 2018
Blocks: 1, 5 times

Recent Games
Oct 20 at Huntingdon L, 3-0
Oct 20 at Agnes Scott W, 3-0
Oct 23 Berea W, 3-0
Oct 27 Brevard W, 3-0
Oct 27 Pensacola Christian W, 3-2
Oct 30 Piedmont L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 13
Sets 97 52
Kills 18 16
Kills per set 0.19 0.31
Errors 7 5
Total Attacks 89 65
Hitting Percentage .124 .169
Assists 689 437
Assists per set 7.10 8.40
Service Aces 35 25
Service Errors 21 12
Service Aces per set 0.36 0.48
Reception Errors 1 1
Digs 246 131
Digs per set 2.54 2.52
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 5 4
Block Total 5 4
Blocks per set 0.05 0.08
Block Errors 5 2
Ball Handling Errors 23 13
Points 55.5 43.0
Points per set 0.6 0.8
Matches started 21 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 vs. New Paltz L, 3-1 1 4 1 0 3 .333 9 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 1 vs. Texas-Tyler L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 at Emory L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 1 -1.000 8 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 1.5
Sep 4 at Sewanee L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 13 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 8 vs. Rhodes L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 4 .000 22 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 8 vs. Lynchburg L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 3 -.333 30 0 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 11 Mississippi University for Women W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 30 1 3 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Sep 14 vs. JWU (Denver) W, 3-1 1 4 1 0 6 .167 44 0 2 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 14 at Colorado College L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 2 .000 23 0 0 0 11 0 0 2 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 vs. Chris. Newport   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Colorado College L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 2 .000 20 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 19 at Maryville W, 3-2 1 5 1 1 7 .000 35 3 0 1 14 0 0 0 0 3 4.0
Sep 22 LaGrange W, 3-2 1 5 2 0 7 .286 47 2 3 0 14 0 0 1 0 1 4.0
Sep 22 Piedmont W, 3-0 1 3 3 1 6 .333 36 2 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 26 Birmingham Southern L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 2 .000 23 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 29 vs. Huntingdon L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 1 .000 26 0 1 0 8 0 1 0 1 1 0.5
Sep 29 at Agnes Scott W, 3-1 1 4 2 0 4 .500 31 4 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 3 6.5
Oct 3 at Berea W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 2 .500 16 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 6 at Brevard W, 3-1 1 4 3 1 10 .200 47 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 3 3.0
Oct 12 Maryville W, 3-2 1 5 1 2 9 -.111 48 0 1 0 14 0 0 1 0 2 1.0
Oct 13 vs. LaGrange W, 3-2 1 5 1 0 5 .200 46 3 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 13 at Piedmont W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 4 .000 50 3 2 0 14 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 16 Berry L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Huntingdon L, 3-0 - 2 1 0 2 .500 14 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 20 at Agnes Scott W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 4 .250 22 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 23 Berea W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 Brevard W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 4 .000 19 7 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 27 Pensacola Christian W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 1 .000 18 4 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Oct 30 Piedmont L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 0 - 7 0 0 0 6 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
2017-18 4 6 1 0.17 0 3 .333 20 3.33 4 0.67 16 2.67 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.8
2018-19 26 97 18 0.19 7 89 .124 689 7.10 35 0.36 246 2.54 0 5 5 0.05 55.5 0.6
Total 30 103 19 0.18 7 92 .130 709 6.88 39 0.38 262 2.54 0 5 5 0.05 60.5 0.6
  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 26 97 18 0.19 7 89 .124 689 7.10 35 0.36 246 2.54 0 5 5 0.05 55.5 0.6
Conference 13 52 16 0.31 5 65 .169 437 8.40 25 0.48 131 2.52 0 4 4 0.08 43.0 0.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 31 6 0.19 3 29 .103 228 7.35 17 0.55 88 2.84 0 0 0 0.00 23.0 0.7
Away 11 39 9 0.23 3 38 .158 279 7.15 13 0.33 88 2.26 0 4 4 0.10 24.0 0.6
Neutral 7 27 3 0.11 1 22 .091 182 6.74 5 0.19 70 2.59 0 1 1 0.04 8.5 0.3
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Wins 14 57 16 0.28 5 69 .159 489 8.58 30 0.53 153 2.68 0 3 3 0.05 47.5 0.8
Losses 12 40 2 0.05 2 20 .000 200 5.00 5 0.13 93 2.33 0 2 2 0.05 8.0 0.2
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August 1 4 1 0.25 0 3 .333 9 2.25 1 0.25 7 1.75 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.5
September 15 56 9 0.16 4 45 .111 393 7.02 16 0.29 142 2.54 0 3 3 0.05 26.5 0.5
October 10 37 8 0.22 3 41 .122 287 7.76 18 0.49 97 2.62 0 2 2 0.05 27.0 0.7