8 Leah Sopneski
8 Leah Sopneski
Height: 5-7
Year: So
Hometown: Deep River
High School: Valley Regional '15
Position: S
m 26
k/s 0.06
h % .217
a/s 4.68
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.20
d/s 1.56

High School: Setter who played four years of volleyball and two of softball... as a senior captain in volleyball, first-team All-State and first-team all-conference, team MVP repeater and recipient of Coaches' Award... as a junior, recipient of Heart of the Warrior Award... high honors all four years...

Other: Has played for Connecticut Juniors and for three years with the Connecticut Volleyball Academy...  played in grass volleyball tournament in summer of 2016...

PERSONAL: Born Leah A. Sopneski February 4, 1997... Parents: Gina and John…Major: Health Sciences... Career plans: Physical therapy...  Residence: Deep River, CT…

INDIVIDUAL CAREER HONORS:

2015: LEC Rookie of the Week (Sept. 21st)


LEAH... REVEALED

Your pre-game ritual: I listen to music 

Personal goal for the season: Win LEC’s 

Your most overused phrase: Oh my lanta 

Favorite place to stop for food after a competition: Anywhere 

Pet peeve: Tailgating  

If you could describe yourself in one word, it would be: Weird

Biggest adjustment to college life: Living on your own

If you were to choose a superpower what would it be: Reading minds

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go: Hawaii

Biggest crisis facing the world: Global Warming

Your spirit animal: Lion

One thing you would like to do before you died: Travel the world

The automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: Jeep Wrangler

Dream job: Physical Therapy

Job you consider the hardest or worst to do for a living: Being a surgeon

Longest time you have watched a Netflix series: 6 hours

Number of hours watching the 2016 Olympics: 7 hours

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: Volleyball

Greatest Olympian of all time: Misty May-Treanor

Trump or Hillary: Neither

If your life could be made into a movie, the title would be: Keeping Up With the Sopneski’s

Patriots’ record in first four games without Tom Brady will be: 0-4

Favorite aspect about Eastern: Not a big campus

One thing you would change about Eastern: Hurley Hall

Recent Games
Oct 25 Western Conn. St. L, 3-1
Oct 28 Medgar Evers W, 3-0
Oct 29 at Keene St. W, 3-2
Oct 29 vs. Maine Maritime L, 3-1
Nov 1 Keene St. W, 3-0
Nov 3 at Mass.-Boston L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 7
Sets 90 27
Kills 5 0
Kills per set 0.06 0.00
Errors 0 0
Total Attacks 23 7
Hitting Percentage .217 .000
Assists 421 125
Assists per set 4.68 4.63
Service Aces 18 4
Service Errors 25 6
Service Aces per set 0.20 0.15
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 140 44
Digs per set 1.56 1.63
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 1 1
Ball Handling Errors 13 5
Points 23.0 4.0
Points per set 0.3 0.1
Matches started 21 6
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 MCLA W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 14 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 3 vs. Maritime (N.Y.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 18 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 3 vs. Hartwick W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 17 3 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Sep 4 at Morrisville St. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 18 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 4 vs. Kean L, 3-2 - 5 2 0 2 1.000 29 1 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 7 Coast Guard W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Trinity (Conn.) W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 vs. Clark University L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 vs. Westfield St. W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Albertus Magnus W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 Plymouth St. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 16 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 17 Nichols, Mass. W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 20 Wesleyan (Conn.) L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 20 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 24 at Mass.-Boston L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 12 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Sep 27 at Connecticut Col. L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 1 Western New Eng. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 17 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 1 Smith W, 3-1 1 4 1 0 2 .500 17 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 4 at Rhode Island Col. W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 4 .000 28 1 3 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 8 at Brandeis L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 15 2 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 2.0
Oct 8 vs. Salve Regina W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 2 .000 24 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 11 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 0 - 7 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 15 at Roger Williams L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 19 0 3 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 18 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 12 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 22 Southern Me. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 13 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Oct 22 Salem St. W, 3-0 1 1 0 0 0 - 6 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 25 Western Conn. St. L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 22 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Oct 28 Medgar Evers W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 0 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 29 at Keene St. W, 3-2 1 5 0 0 3 .000 27 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 29 vs. Maine Maritime L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 3 .000 18 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 1 Keene St. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 21 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Nov 3 at Mass.-Boston L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 2 1.000 14 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
  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
2015-16 26 82 1 0.01 3 13 -.154 353 4.30 19 0.23 96 1.17 0 2 2 0.02 21.0 0.3
2016-17 26 90 5 0.06 0 23 .217 421 4.68 18 0.20 140 1.56 0 0 0 0.00 23.0 0.3
2017-18 26 71 12 0.17 2 27 .370 333 4.69 21 0.30 122 1.72 0 0 0 0.00 33.0 0.5
Total 78 243 18 0.07 5 63 .206 1107 4.56 58 0.24 358 1.47 0 2 2 0.01 77.0 0.3
  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 90 5 0.06 0 23 .217 421 4.68 18 0.20 140 1.56 0 0 0 0.00 23.0 0.3
Conference 7 27 0 0.00 0 7 .000 125 4.63 4 0.15 44 1.63 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 34 1 0.03 0 5 .200 163 4.79 7 0.21 39 1.15 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
Away 10 37 2 0.05 0 11 .182 152 4.11 6 0.16 66 1.78 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
Neutral 5 19 2 0.11 0 7 .286 106 5.58 5 0.26 35 1.84 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.4
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Wins 15 47 1 0.02 0 15 .067 244 5.19 14 0.30 70 1.49 0 0 0 0.00 15.0 0.3
Losses 11 43 4 0.09 0 8 .500 177 4.12 4 0.09 70 1.63 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.2
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September 10 35 2 0.06 0 6 .333 155 4.43 8 0.23 39 1.11 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.3
October 14 48 1 0.02 0 15 .067 231 4.81 10 0.21 87 1.81 0 0 0 0.00 11.0 0.2
November 2 7 2 0.29 0 2 1.000 35 5.00 0 0.00 14 2.00 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.3