22 - Jennifer Sanders
Jennifer Sanders
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Katy, Texas
High School: Cinco Ranch HS
Position: MB
m 31
k/s 2.55
h % .290
a/s 0.04
b/s 0.86
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.47

2012 (Junior):
Maintaining her spot as the Tigers' No. 1 middle in 2012, Sanders put together another solid all-around showing as she tallied 316 kills on .290 hitting while adding 107 blocks for 376.0 points. Throughout the season, Sanders led the Tigers' in kills in six matches including posting a career-best 18 kills against UC Irvine on Nov. 18. Offensively, Jen posted 17 matches of 10+ kills for the Tigers including posting a stretch of six straight matches early in the season during tournament play to lead Pacific's attack. In four tournaments for the Tigers, Sanders earned three all-tournament awards for her play in the middle. 

2011 (Sophomore):
In her second season in the Orange and Black, Sanders made it two-for-two in postseason honors as the sophomore garnered honorable mention honors as one of the top offensive middle blockers in the Big West. The most proficient hitter in the Big West throughout 2011, Sanders finished her year ranked No. 1 in the conference in hitting percentage at .344, a rank that placed her No. 62 in the country. Additionally, Sanders steady play at the net ranked among the finest seasons in Pacific’s storied history as her .344 hitting percentage came in at No. 7 on the Tigers’ all-time single-season list. Against Big West opponents, Sanders was nearly as proficient as she tallied a .335 mark to finish fourth among all conference attackers. Offensively, Sanders finished second on the team in kills with 302, reaching 300 kills for the first time in her young career. Additionally, Sanders proved to be the Tigers' top defensive player at the net in 2011 as she tallied 88 total blocks including posting 16 solo efforts.

2010 (Freshman):
Earning All-Big West Freshman Team honors in her first year of collegiate volleyball, Sanders was a force for the Tigers at the net starting all 30 games for Pacific in the middle. Closing out her first year at Pacific, Sanders posted 255 kills, third-best on the team, after averaging 2.20 kills per game. Ending the year on an upswing, Sanders prowess in the middle showed with career-efforts at the net as she tallied 37 kills in her final two conference matches including a 22 kill effort against UC Santa Barbara on November 13. Defensively, she finished the year with 77 blocks, second best among Pacific blockers. She finished third on the team in points scored after posting 298 for the year, a 2.57 points per game average.

High School:
An early signee for the Tigers, Sanders came to Pacific out of Cinco Ranch High School in Katy, Texas. As a senior, Sanders earned All-District 17 League and league co-MVP honors, all-area honors as well as first team all-state honors for her play at the net. For the year she led the Cougars to a 42-7 overall record and a perfect 10-0 league record en route to winning the District 17 championship, the 5A Region III championship and finishing in the third at the 5A Texas State Championships.

Personal:
Jennifer Sanders was born in Katy, Texas and is the daughter of Nancy and Ted Sanders. She has three siblings, one brother, James, and two sisters, Katie and Angela. Jennifer is majoring in Geology in her third year at Pacific.

Recent Games
Nov 3 UC Irvine W, 3-2
Nov 9 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-2
Nov 10 at Cal Poly W, 3-2
Nov 16 Hawai'i L, 3-2
Nov 17 Cal State Northridge L, 3-0
Nov 24 UC Davis L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 31 18
Sets 124 75
Kills 316 182
Kills per set 2.55 2.43
Errors 96 53
Total Attacks 759 460
Hitting Percentage .290 .280
Assists 5 1
Assists per set 0.04 0.01
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 1 1
Digs 58 35
Digs per set 0.47 0.47
Block Solo 13 9
Block Assist 94 57
Block Total 107 66
Blocks per set 0.86 0.88
Block Errors 7 6
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 376.0 219.5
Points per set 3.0 2.9
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 24 at Idaho W, 3-2 5 15 4 30 .367 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 16.0
Aug 25 vs. Washington St. W, 3-0 3 9 3 18 .333 0 0 0 0 5 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Aug 25 vs. Montana W, 3-2 5 11 4 30 .233 2 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 7 0 15.0
Aug 31 Portland St. W, 3-0 3 10 2 24 .333 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 11.5
Sep 1 Nevada W, 3-0 3 10 1 19 .474 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Sep 1 Northern Ill. W, 3-0 3 13 1 26 .462 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 4 1 15.0
Sep 7 vs. Loyola-Chicago W, 3-0 3 12 3 19 .474 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 13.5
Sep 8 vs. Santa Clara W, 3-2 5 10 4 24 .250 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 1 5 0 13.0
Sep 8 at Stanford L, 3-0 3 7 5 22 .091 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 14 vs. Iowa W, 3-1 4 8 2 21 .286 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 14 at Marquette W, 3-2 5 5 7 19 -.105 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 6 0 8.0
Sep 15 vs. Wis.-Milwaukee W, 3-1 4 16 3 29 .448 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 17.0
Sep 22 at UC Davis L, 3-1 4 12 2 24 .417 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 1 4 0 14.0
Sep 25 at San Jose State W, 3-0 3 8 4 18 .222 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 3 0 10.0
Sep 28 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-2 5 8 3 24 .208 0 0 0 0 4 1 6 0 7 0 12.0
Sep 29 UC Riverside W, 3-0 3 16 1 25 .600 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 1 4 0 18.0
Oct 5 at UC Irvine W, 3-0 3 9 1 18 .444 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 4 0 11.0
Oct 6 at Long Beach State L, 3-0 3 10 5 31 .161 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Oct 12 Cal Poly W, 3-0 3 4 2 15 .133 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 4.5
Oct 13 UC Santa Barbara L, 3-2 5 10 4 31 .194 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 12.5
Oct 18 at Cal State Northridge L, 3-2 5 8 2 26 .231 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 0 7 0 12.5
Oct 20 at Hawai'i L, 3-2 5 14 3 26 .423 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 16.5
Oct 26 at UC Riverside W, 3-2 5 5 6 22 -.045 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 8.5
Oct 27 at Cal State Fullerton L, 3-2 5 8 4 35 .114 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 0 4 0 10.0
Nov 2 Long Beach State L, 3-1 2 3 1 11 .182 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 3 UC Irvine W, 3-2 5 18 3 38 .395 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 4 0 20.0
Nov 9 at UC Santa Barbara W, 3-2 5 12 5 31 .226 0 0 0 0 5 0 2 1 2 0 13.0
Nov 10 at Cal Poly W, 3-2 5 14 3 27 .407 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Nov 16 Hawai'i L, 3-2 5 8 2 23 .261 0 0 0 0 2 3 4 0 7 0 13.0
Nov 17 Cal State Northridge L, 3-0 3 9 2 18 .389 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 3 0 11.0
Nov 24 UC Davis L, 3-1 4 14 4 35 .286 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 14.5
  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
Total 31 124 316 2.55 96 759 .290 5 0.04 0 0.00 58 0.47 13 94 107 0.86 376.0 3.0
Conference 18 75 182 2.43 53 460 .280 1 0.01 0 0.00 35 0.47 9 57 66 0.88 219.5 2.9
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Home 12 44 123 2.80 26 289 .336 1 0.02 0 0.00 19 0.43 6 33 39 0.89 145.5 3.3
Away 13 56 127 2.27 51 329 .231 0 0.00 0 0.00 29 0.52 5 41 46 0.82 152.5 2.7
Neutral 6 24 66 2.75 19 141 .333 4 0.17 0 0.00 10 0.42 2 20 22 0.92 78.0 3.2

Wins 20 80 213 2.66 62 477 .317 5 0.06 0 0.00 39 0.49 7 61 68 0.85 250.5 3.1
Losses 11 44 103 2.34 34 282 .245 0 0.00 0 0.00 19 0.43 6 33 39 0.89 125.5 2.9