18 Paula Neciporuka
18 Paula Neciporuka
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Kuldiga, Latvia
Position: OH
m 28
k/s 1.66
h % .149
a/s 0.08
b/s 0.21
sa/s 0.15
d/s 1.20

2017: FRESHMAN

  • Appeared in 12 matches and saw action in 20 sets as a freshman
  • Provided 10 kills, 25 digs and hit .158 for the year
  • Produced a career-high nine digs against Howard on Sept. 9
  • Supplied two kills in three swings and two digs in a win over William & Mary on Aug. 29
  • Dug six balls at George Mason on Oct. 14

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Captained Latvian Indoor U17, U19 and U20 squads
  • Led her team to 2015 Latvian Championship
  • Placed fifth at the World U19 Beach Volleyball Championship
  • Won European U18 Beach Volleyball Championship in 2015

GETTING TO KNOW PAULA

  • Born Feb. 10, 1998
  • Daughter of Ieva Neciporuka and Andrejs Neciporuks
  • Accomplished beach volleyball player
Recent Games
Nov 2 at George Washington W, 3-0
Nov 3 at George Mason L, 3-0
Nov 7 High Point
Nov 10 Davidson W, 3-0
Nov 17 Saint Louis W, 3-0
Nov 18 Dayton L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 14
Sets 103 50
Kills 171 91
Kills per set 1.66 1.82
Errors 88 45
Total Attacks 557 279
Hitting Percentage .149 .165
Assists 8 4
Assists per set 0.08 0.08
Service Aces 15 8
Service Errors 24 14
Service Aces per set 0.15 0.16
Reception Errors 25 13
Digs 124 57
Digs per set 1.20 1.14
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 22 12
Block Total 22 12
Blocks per set 0.21 0.24
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 197.0 105.0
Points per set 1.9 2.1
Matches started 25 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 14 William & Mary   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 24 at N.C. State L, 3-2 - 3 5 1 13 .308 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Aug 25 vs. Washington State L, 3-0 1 3 3 3 12 .000 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Aug 27 Wichita State L, 3-2 1 5 4 3 22 .045 0 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Aug 31 at Seton Hall L, 3-2 1 5 6 2 23 .174 0 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Sep 1 vs. Oklahoma W, 3-1 1 4 11 6 28 .179 1 0 0 2 4 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 1 vs. #14 Pittsburgh L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 10 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 4 Georgetown W, 3-1 - 4 4 3 22 .045 0 1 2 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 7 at Florida St. L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 8 .000 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 8 at Florida A&M W, 3-1 1 4 7 1 19 .316 0 2 3 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Sep 8 vs. Southern Miss. W, 3-0 - 3 7 3 17 .235 1 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 11 at Virginia Tech L, 3-0 1 3 3 3 17 .000 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 14 Virginia   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 Toledo   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 South Carolina   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 James Madison W, 3-2 1 5 11 5 39 .154 0 2 2 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Sep 21 La Salle W, 3-1 1 4 7 4 19 .158 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 23 Duquesne W, 3-1 1 4 6 4 25 .080 0 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 28 at Saint Louis W, 3-0 1 3 7 1 18 .333 2 1 1 1 3 0 3 0 3 0 9.5
Sep 30 at Dayton W, 3-1 1 4 5 1 20 .200 1 1 2 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 6 at Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 7 3 15 .267 0 2 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 12 George Mason W, 3-0 1 3 9 4 19 .263 0 0 1 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 14 George Washington W, 3-1 1 4 5 3 16 .125 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Oct 19 at Rhode Island W, 3-1 1 4 6 6 23 .000 0 0 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 21 at Fordham W, 3-0 1 3 3 2 16 .063 0 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 26 Dayton W, 3-2 1 5 10 3 28 .250 0 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Oct 28 Saint Louis W, 3-1 1 4 11 3 23 .348 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Nov 2 at George Washington W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 22 .273 0 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Nov 3 at George Mason L, 3-0 1 3 3 5 19 -.105 0 0 0 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Nov 7 High Point   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 3 3 16 .000 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Nov 17 Saint Louis W, 3-0 1 3 6 3 13 .231 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Nov 18 Dayton L, 3-2 1 5 9 6 35 .086 0 0 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
  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 22 30 10 0.33 4 38 .158 2 0.07 1 0.03 25 0.83 0 3 3 0.10 12.5 0.4
2018-19 28 103 171 1.66 88 557 .149 8 0.08 15 0.15 124 1.20 0 22 22 0.21 197.0 1.9
Total 50 133 181 1.36 92 595 .150 10 0.08 16 0.12 149 1.12 0 25 25 0.19 209.5 1.6
  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 28 103 171 1.66 88 557 .149 8 0.08 15 0.15 124 1.20 0 22 22 0.21 197.0 1.9
Conference 14 50 91 1.82 45 279 .165 4 0.08 8 0.16 57 1.14 0 12 12 0.24 105.0 2.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 49 85 1.73 44 277 .148 1 0.02 8 0.16 66 1.35 0 6 6 0.12 96.0 2.0
Away 12 41 63 1.54 30 213 .155 5 0.12 6 0.15 48 1.17 0 11 11 0.27 74.5 1.8
Neutral 4 13 23 1.77 14 67 .134 2 0.15 1 0.08 10 0.77 0 5 5 0.38 26.5 2.0
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Wins 19 70 134 1.91 61 398 .183 6 0.09 14 0.20 93 1.33 0 17 17 0.24 156.5 2.2
Losses 9 33 37 1.12 27 159 .063 2 0.06 1 0.03 31 0.94 0 5 5 0.15 40.5 1.2
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August 4 16 18 1.13 9 70 .129 1 0.06 1 0.06 11 0.69 0 1 1 0.06 19.5 1.2
September 12 44 72 1.64 35 242 .153 6 0.14 8 0.18 67 1.52 0 10 10 0.23 85.0 1.9
October 7 26 51 1.96 24 140 .193 0 0.00 3 0.12 21 0.81 0 7 7 0.27 57.5 2.2
November 5 17 30 1.76 20 105 .095 1 0.06 3 0.18 25 1.47 0 4 4 0.24 35.0 2.1