Volleyball 2014 – Player Profile

Alex Siolos

Alex Siolos – 27

Year: Junior

Major: Sports Management

Height: 5-9

Position: S/OPP

High School: Westhampton Beach

Hometown: East Moriches, N.Y.

Awards: 2014: CACC Player of the Week (9/29); 2013: CACC Fall All-Academic; Wildcat Regional Invitational All-Tournament Team; Wilmington Academic All-Star 2012: CACC Rookie of the Week (9/11); Wildcat Invitational All-Tournament Team


Biography

Sophomore Season (2013): Started in all 33 matches as a right side hitter and a setter – recorded the program’s second ever triple-double, securing 10 kills, 22 assists, and 15 digs against LIU Post on September 7 – led the team with 13 double-doubles on the season – finished fifth in the CACC with 67 block assists – finished seventh in the CACC with 41 service aces – finished eighth in the CACC with 78 total blocks – finished ninth in the CACC with 599 assists – recorded a new career high with 11 kills in two separate matches, first at Goldey-Beacom on October 15 and at Georgian Court on October 20 – recorded a season high 33 assists against Dominican on October 19 – recorded a season high 15 digs twice, first against LIU Post on September 7 and at Nyack on November 9 – recorded a season high six blocks in three separate matches, including a season high six block assists at New Haven and against Chestnut Hill – ranks fifth all-time in program history with 1225 career assists – ranks third all-time in program history with 158 career block assists – ranks sixth all-time in program history with 172 total blocks. 

Freshman Season (2012): Named CACC Rookie of the Week on September 11 – named to the Wildcat Invitational All-Tournament Team – fifth on the team with 168 kills (1.41 per set) and 260.5 points – recorded the second most aces on the team with 44 (0.37 per set) – paced the offense with 626 assists on the year, finishing 11th in the CACC with 5.13 assists per set – second in the CACC with 91 block assists, adding three solo blocks to finish sixth in the CACC with 94 total blocks – recorded double-digit assists in all but three matches on the year – was a kill away from becoming the second Wildcat in program history to record a triple-double in two matches, first on September 8 against Davis & Elkins (nine kills, 19 assists, 10 digs), and on October 26 against USciences (nine kills, 16 assists, 15 digs) – tallied a season high nine kills five times – recorded a season high 41 assists against Georgian Court on November 9 in the CACC Semifinals – recorded a season high 19 digs in the CACC Championship match on November 10 – helped on seven blocks against Post on November 3, a season high. 

High School: Four year letterwinner in volleyball at Westhampton Beach High School under head coach Lenny Zaloga – helped lead team to the 2011 conference semi-finals, finishing 14-3 overall – named All-Conference and All-County as a senior – named All-Conference and All-League as a junior – earned the John and Esters O’Keefe Scholarship – also lettered in softball at Westhampton Beach as the centerfielder

Personal: Alexandra Nicole Siolos – daughter of Edward and Linda Siolos – has an older sister, Samantha – majoring in sports management at Wilmington University – from East Moriches, N.Y. – If she could be someone else for a day she would be Jennifer Aniston – her favorite move is Bridesmaids – If she could date one celebrity she would pick Channing Tatum – her biggest pet peeve is when people don’t clean up after themselves.

Season

M-G

Kills

Pct.

Assists

Aces

Digs

Blocks

Solo

Assist

2012

34-119

168 (1.41)

.200

626 (5.26)

44 (0.37)

266 (2.24)

94 (0.79)

3

91

2013

33-122

205 (1.68)

.174

599 (4.91)

41 (0.34)

264 (2.16)

78 (0.64)

11

67

Total

67-241

373 (1.55)

.185

1225 (5.08)

85 (0.35)

530 (2.20)

172 (0.71)

14

158