5 Grace Novotny
5 Grace Novotny
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Wauwatosa, Wis.
High School: Divine Savior Holy Angels
Position: DS
m 18
k/s 0.03
h % .250
a/s 0.29
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.18
d/s 3.19

2018: Appeared in all 30 matches and played in all 113 sets from the defensive specialist position … Made first collegiate start against Alaska (Aug. 24) … Finished third on the team with 319 digs (2.82/set) … Also recorded 26 service aces (0.23/set) and 25 assists (0.22/set) … 17 matches with double-digit digs … Recorded season-high 18 digs vs. against Ferris State (Sept. 15 & Nov. 2).

High School: A three-year starter for Divine Savior Holy Angels High School... As a senior, Novotny led her high school team to the 2017 State Semifinalists as team captain... Earned First Team All-Conference and Second Team All-State for her successful season... She was First Team All-Conference, Third Team All-Area, Third Team All-State in 2016... She was a Wisconsin Division 1 state champion in 2015, Honorable Mention All-Conference... She won a Premiere Division AAU National Championship in 2014 where she was named Premiere Division MVP.

Personal: Enjoys hanging out with friends and shopping … Daughter of Joe and Kim Novotny … Mother played volleyball and father football at St. Norbert College … Has two young brothers, Jack and Will … Born on January 18, 2000 … Majoring in computer engineering.

Recent Games
Sep 28 Lake Superior State W, 3-0
Oct 4 at Northwood W, 3-1
Oct 5 at Ferris State L, 3-0
Oct 11 Wayne State W, 3-0
Oct 12 Ashland W, 3-1
Oct 18 vs. Drury W, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 9
Sets 62 30
Kills 2 2
Kills per set 0.03 0.07
Errors 0 0
Total Attacks 8 4
Hitting Percentage .250 .500
Assists 18 4
Assists per set 0.29 0.13
Service Aces 11 4
Service Errors 29 11
Service Aces per set 0.18 0.13
Reception Errors 19 10
Digs 198 78
Digs per set 3.19 2.60
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 0 0
Points 13.0 6.0
Points per set 0.2 0.2
Matches started 7 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 5 Southwest Minnesota State W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 6 University of Mary W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 6 Minnesota Crookston W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 2 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 7 Upper Iowa L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 2 0 2 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 12 vs. Minnesota Duluth L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 0 1 1 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 13 vs. Bemidji State W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 1 .000 2 0 3 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 13 at St. Cloud State L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 2 .000 4 1 2 1 27 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 14 vs. Minnesota Crookston W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 20 at Davenport W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 21 at Grand Valley State W, 3-0 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 2 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 24 Northern Michigan W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 27 Saginaw Valley State W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 28 Lake Superior State W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 4 at Northwood W, 3-1 - 4 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 3 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 5 at Ferris State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 0 1 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 11 Wayne State W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 12 Ashland W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 18 vs. Drury W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 3 3 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 19 vs. Cedarville   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 vs. Ill.-Springfield   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Parkside   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at Purdue Northwest   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Northern Michigan   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Ferris State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Northwood   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Lake Superior State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Saginaw Valley State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 TBD   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2018-19 30 113 5 0.04 0 14 .357 25 0.22 26 0.23 319 2.82 0 0 0 0.00 31.0 0.3
2019-20 18 62 2 0.03 0 8 .250 18 0.29 11 0.18 198 3.19 0 0 0 0.00 13.0 0.2
Total 48 175 7 0.04 0 22 .318 43 0.25 37 0.21 517 2.95 0 0 0 0.00 44.0 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 18 62 2 0.03 0 8 .250 18 0.29 11 0.18 198 3.19 0 0 0 0.00 13.0 0.2
Conference 9 30 2 0.07 0 4 .500 4 0.13 4 0.13 78 2.60 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 30 0 0.00 0 0 - 8 0.27 4 0.13 73 2.43 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Away 5 18 2 0.11 0 6 .333 5 0.28 3 0.17 70 3.89 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.3
Neutral 4 14 0 0.00 0 2 .000 5 0.36 4 0.29 55 3.93 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.3
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Wins 14 47 2 0.04 0 3 .667 12 0.26 8 0.17 144 3.06 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.2
Losses 4 15 0 0.00 0 5 .000 6 0.40 3 0.20 54 3.60 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.2
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September 13 44 1 0.02 0 5 .200 16 0.36 6 0.14 147 3.34 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
October 5 18 1 0.06 0 3 .333 2 0.11 5 0.28 51 2.83 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.3