12 Erika Ward
12 Erika Ward
Height: 5-1
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Rochester, Mich.
High School: Stoney Creek
Position: L
m 33
k/s 0.02
h % -.222
a/s 0.92
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.20
d/s 3.88

2017 (Freshman)
NEC Academic Honor Roll selection … Appeared in 33 matches and 123 sets for the Bulldogs … Led the Bulldogs with 477 digs (3.98 per set) … Totaled 113 assists (0.92 per set) and 24 aces (0.20 per set … 24 matches of 10 or more digs and nine of 20 or more … Averaged 6.00 digs per set in the opening weekend of the season to earn Molten/NEC Rookie of the Week honors … Posted dig totals of 21 (Stony Brook) and 23 (Brown) in the second day of the Hampton Inn-vitational (9/9) … The 23 digs in the win over Brown were a career-high, matched a week later in the win over Binghamton (9/16) … Notched a career-high four aces in the victory over LIU Brooklyn (9/23) … Tallied 22 digs and a career-high 12 assists in the win over Fairleigh Dickinson (10/6) … Closed the year with 20-dig performances against Saint Francis U (11/11) and Central Connecticut (11/17).

Before Bryant
Ward was a three-year varsity letterwinner and two-year starter at Stoney Creek High School … Helped the program earn its first-ever Oakland Athletic Association (OAA) Red Division title and first appearance in the district finals in 2015 … Team returned to the district finals in 2016 … Led the Cougars to 2016 Rochester City Cup Championship … Holds school records for digs in a career (1,312) and digs in a season (741) … Named a 2017 Ultra Ankle JVA All-National Team pick, recognizing the top JVA players in the nation ... Named an all-state second team selection as a senior … All-state honorable mention as a junior … Two-time all-region pick (2015, 2016) … 2015 and 2016 All-OAA Red Division nod … Earned MVP award as a senior … Two-time captain … Four-time OAA Scholar-Athlete … National Honor Society member … Played club for Michigan Elite Volleyball Academy … High school and club teammate of fellow Bulldog Mackenzie Wild.

Personal
Daughter of Angela and Jim Ward … Has one brother, Evan, and one sister, Alexa.

Career Single-Match Highs
Kills: 
1, 2x, last vs. Central Connecticut 11/17/17
Assists: 12, at Fairleigh Dickinson, 10/6/17
Aces: 4, 2x, last vs. Fairleigh Dickinson, 11/3/17
Digs: 23, 2x, last vs. Binghamton, 9/16/17
Blocks: --

Recent Games
Oct 28 at LIU Brooklyn L, 3-1
Nov 3 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 3-0
Nov 4 Sacred Heart W, 3-2
Nov 10 at Robert Morris W, 3-0
Nov 11 at Saint Francis U W, 3-1
Nov 17 vs. No. 3 Central Connecticut L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 33 14
Sets 123 56
Kills 2 0
Kills per set 0.02 0.00
Errors 4 1
Total Attacks 9 2
Hitting Percentage -.222 -.500
Assists 113 65
Assists per set 0.92 1.16
Service Aces 24 17
Service Errors 16 7
Service Aces per set 0.20 0.30
Reception Errors 25 9
Digs 477 201
Digs per set 3.88 3.59
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 26.0 17.0
Points per set 0.2 0.3
Matches started 1 1
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 25 vs. Drake L, 3-1 - 4 1 0 1 1.000 3 0 0 1 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Aug 26 vs. UC Riverside W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 1 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 26 vs. Cal St. Fullerton L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 1 0 0 2 21 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 29 Quinnipiac W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 2 -.500 2 1 0 1 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 1 vs. North Texas L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 1 at Boston College L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 5 1 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 2 vs. Princeton L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 5 at New Hampshire L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 8 Manhattan W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 3 1 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 9 Stony Brook W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 2 0 2 21 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 9 Brown W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 12 Holy Cross W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 3 0 1 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 vs. Syracuse W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 16 at Hofstra L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 3 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 16 vs. Binghamton W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 0 1 2 23 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Sep 19 Providence W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 22 St. Francis Brooklyn W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 2 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 23 LIU Brooklyn W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 4 4 1 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 26 at UMass Lowell L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 Central Connecticut W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 6 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 12 1 2 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 7 at Sacred Heart W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 2 1 1 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 13 Robert Morris W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 8 1 0 3 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 14 Saint Francis U L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 4 2 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 20 at Central Connecticut L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 24 at Hartford W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 27 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 28 at LIU Brooklyn L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 3 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 3 4 1 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Nov 4 Sacred Heart W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 10 at Robert Morris W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 2 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 11 at Saint Francis U W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nov 17 vs. No. 3 Central Connecticut L, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 4 1 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 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
2017-18 33 123 2 0.02 4 9 -.222 113 0.92 24 0.20 477 3.88 0 0 0 0.00 26.0 0.2
2018-19 13 52 0 0.00 1 6 -.167 74 1.42 16 0.31 219 4.21 0 0 0 0.00 16.0 0.3
Total 46 175 2 0.01 5 15 -.200 187 1.07 40 0.23 696 3.98 0 0 0 0.00 42.0 0.2
  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 33 123 2 0.02 4 9 -.222 113 0.92 24 0.20 477 3.88 0 0 0 0.00 26.0 0.2
Conference 14 56 0 0.00 1 2 -.500 65 1.16 17 0.30 201 3.59 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 50 0 0.00 4 6 -.667 47 0.94 17 0.34 183 3.66 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.3
Away 12 43 0 0.00 0 0 - 47 1.09 5 0.12 148 3.44 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.1
Neutral 8 30 2 0.07 0 3 .667 19 0.63 2 0.07 146 4.87 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
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Wins 21 79 0 0.00 4 5 -.800 81 1.03 19 0.24 300 3.80 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.2
Losses 12 44 2 0.05 0 4 .500 32 0.73 5 0.11 177 4.02 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
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August 4 14 1 0.07 1 4 .000 8 0.57 1 0.07 79 5.64 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.1
September 16 57 0 0.00 2 2 -1.000 45 0.79 11 0.19 212 3.72 0 0 0 0.00 11.0 0.2
October 8 32 0 0.00 0 1 .000 42 1.31 5 0.16 111 3.47 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
November 5 20 1 0.05 1 2 .000 18 0.90 7 0.35 75 3.75 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.4