20 Abigail Kress
20 - Abigail Kress
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lansdale, Pa.
High School: Gwynedd Mercy Academy
Position: OH
Major: Health Sciences
m 27
k/s 2.58
h % .214
a/s 0.08
b/s 0.42
sa/s 0.09
d/s 1.32

2019 – Junior (Stats)
Appeared in 27 matches and 101 sets as a junior… Finished the season with 261 kills, 133 digs, 42 blocks, eight assists, nine service aces, a .214 hitting percentage and 296.0 points… Totaled a season-best .395 hitting percentage (18 kills, 3 errors, 38 attempts) vs. Goldey-Beacom (Sep 18), 18 kills against Goldey-Beacom (Sep 18, Nov 7), 19 digs against Wilmington (Del.) (Oct 2) and Caldwell (Oct 5).

2018 (Stats)
Appeared in 32 matches and 102 sets as a sophomore…Twice named to the CACC Weekly Honor Roll on Sept. 10 and Oct. 8…Finished the season with 259 kills, a .203 hitting percentage, 114 digs, 38 blocks, five assists, one service ace and 281.0 points…Turned in an individual team match-high 19 kills vs. Post on Oct. 6…Turned in an individual team match-high (for a 3-set match) 16 kills at Wilmington on Sept. 11…Totaled a season-best .636 hitting percentage (seven kills, no errors, 11 attempts) vs. USciences (Sept. 6), 19 kills vs. Post (Oct. 6), 50 total attempts at Holy Family (Sept. 14), 10 digs at Chestnut Hill (Oct. 23), five blocks at USciences (Oct. 17) and one service ace at East Stroudsburg (Aug. 31).

2017 (Stats)
Appeared in all 33 matches and 107 sets as a freshman…One of five Rams to appear in all 33 matches…Twice named to the CACC Weekly Honor Roll on Sept. 19 and Oct. 3… Appeared in her first collegiate match and made her first start at NYIT in the season opener on Sept. 1…Had 231 kills on the year, third on the team, for 2.16 kills/set…Recorded 120 digs…Her 25 services aces were good for fifth on the squad…Finished with one solo block and 54 block assists for 55 total blocks, fourth on the Rams.

Background
Was a four-year varsity letterwinner at Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School, graduating in the spring of 2017....Named an AACA All-Star as a sophomore, junior and senior...Named All-District 1 AA Honorable Mention as a sophomore and All-District 1 AAA First Team as a junior and senior...Awarded AAA All-State Team and earned All-Intelligencer Second Team in both her final two seasons...Captain of her junior and senior year teams...Helped lead her senior team to their first ever district title along with advancing to states...Ended her final season with a .280 hitting percentage, 175 digs and led her team in kills…Member of Health Club, Ministry and Service and Respect Life Club.

Personal
Daughter of Michael and Elizabeth…Her grandfather, Herk Kress, played baseball for Duquesne University and later for the St. Louis Cardinals…Her uncle, Kevin Kress, played soccer at Penn State University…Her brother, Matthew, played baseball for Chestnut Hill College.

Recent Games
Nov 2 Concordia (N.Y.) W, 3-2
Nov 7 at Goldey-Beacom W, 3-1
Nov 9 at Bloomfield W, 3-2
Nov 13 Chestnut Hill L, 3-1
Nov 16 Felician L, 3-1
Nov 19 at North #2 Caldwell L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 17
Sets 101 65
Kills 261 172
Kills per set 2.58 2.65
Errors 87 58
Total Attacks 812 531
Hitting Percentage .214 .215
Assists 8 7
Assists per set 0.08 0.11
Service Aces 9 8
Service Errors 6 6
Service Aces per set 0.09 0.12
Reception Errors 24 20
Digs 133 103
Digs per set 1.32 1.58
Block Solo 10 8
Block Assist 32 18
Block Total 42 26
Blocks per set 0.42 0.40
Block Errors 4 4
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 296.0 197.0
Points per set 2.9 3.0
Matches started 21 13
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 10 at Millersville L, 3-0 1 3 11 2 32 .281 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Sep 13 vs. Adelphi L, 3-2 1 4 7 1 32 .188 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 13 vs. Franklin Pierce W, 3-2 - 4 14 2 32 .375 0 0 0 3 7 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Sep 14 vs. American Int'l W, 3-2 1 5 13 3 31 .323 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Sep 14 vs. Le Moyne W, 3-1 1 4 11 4 25 .280 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Sep 18 Goldey-Beacom W, 3-2 1 5 18 3 38 .395 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 18.0
Sep 20 at East Stroudsburg L, 3-2 1 5 5 3 29 .069 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Sep 20 vs. Southern Conn. St. W, 3-0 1 2 4 3 10 .100 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 5.0
Sep 21 vs. Stonehill L, 3-2 1 3 4 4 23 .000 0 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 21 vs. West Chester W, 3-1 1 4 11 6 42 .119 0 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 24 at USciences W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 Holy Family (PA) L, 3-2 - 4 5 1 22 .182 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 2 0 6.0
Sep 28 at Georgian Court L, 3-1 1 4 10 3 35 .200 0 2 0 2 6 0 5 2 5 0 14.5
Oct 2 Wilmington (Del.) W, 3-0 1 3 12 6 30 .200 2 1 2 1 19 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Oct 5 Caldwell W, 3-1 1 4 14 6 40 .200 2 1 0 3 19 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Oct 8 at Chestnut Hill L, 3-1 1 4 10 2 43 .186 0 1 0 2 9 0 4 0 4 0 13.0
Oct 12 at Post W, 3-1 1 4 10 2 31 .258 1 0 0 2 13 1 0 0 1 0 11.0
Oct 16 Georgian Court L, 3-0 1 3 7 3 20 .200 0 2 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 19 at Dominican (N.Y.) W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 20 .300 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Oct 22 at Wilmington (Del.) W, 3-1 1 4 12 4 47 .170 1 0 1 0 10 1 0 0 1 0 13.0
Oct 24 USciences W, 3-2 1 2 1 1 5 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Oct 26 Nyack W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 at Holy Family (PA) L, 3-2 - 5 12 3 38 .237 0 0 0 1 7 1 1 0 2 0 13.5
Nov 2 Concordia (N.Y.) W, 3-2 - 4 10 4 28 .214 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Nov 7 at Goldey-Beacom W, 3-1 1 4 18 2 41 .390 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 19.0
Nov 9 at Bloomfield W, 3-2 1 5 12 5 29 .241 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 15.0
Nov 13 Chestnut Hill L, 3-1 1 4 11 6 36 .139 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Nov 16 Felician L, 3-1 - 3 3 6 28 -.107 0 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Nov 19 at North #2 Caldwell L, 3-0 - 2 9 1 25 .320 0 1 0 1 4 1 1 0 2 0 11.5
  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
2017-18 33 107 231 2.16 85 712 .205 18 0.17 25 0.23 120 1.12 1 54 55 0.51 284.0 2.7
2018-19 32 102 259 2.54 88 843 .203 5 0.05 1 0.01 114 1.12 2 38 40 0.39 281.0 2.8
2019-20 27 101 261 2.58 87 812 .214 8 0.08 9 0.09 133 1.32 10 32 42 0.42 296.0 2.9
Total 92 310 751 2.42 260 2367 .207 31 0.10 35 0.11 367 1.18 13 124 137 0.44 861.0 2.8
  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 27 101 261 2.58 87 812 .214 8 0.08 9 0.09 133 1.32 10 32 42 0.42 296.0 2.9
Conference 17 65 172 2.65 58 531 .215 7 0.11 8 0.12 103 1.58 8 18 26 0.40 197.0 3.0
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Home 9 32 81 2.53 36 247 .182 4 0.13 4 0.13 54 1.69 1 8 9 0.28 90.0 2.8
Away 11 43 116 2.70 28 370 .238 3 0.07 5 0.12 57 1.33 8 14 22 0.51 136.0 3.2
Neutral 7 26 64 2.46 23 195 .210 1 0.04 0 0.00 22 0.85 1 10 11 0.42 70.0 2.7
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Wins 15 57 167 2.93 52 449 .256 8 0.14 3 0.05 85 1.49 7 10 17 0.30 182.0 3.2
Losses 12 44 94 2.14 35 363 .163 0 0.00 6 0.14 48 1.09 3 22 25 0.57 114.0 2.6
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September 12 47 113 2.40 35 351 .222 1 0.02 2 0.04 39 0.83 1 20 21 0.45 126.0 2.7
October 9 32 85 2.66 28 274 .208 6 0.19 6 0.19 83 2.59 3 6 9 0.28 97.0 3.0
November 6 22 63 2.86 24 187 .209 1 0.05 1 0.05 11 0.50 6 6 12 0.55 73.0 3.3