16 Skyler Kaufman
16 Skyler Kaufman
Height: 6-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Needham, Mass.
High School: Needham
Position: MH
Major: Computational Biology
m 3
k/s 3.00
h % .571
a/s 0.00
b/s 0.90
sa/s 0.20
d/s 1.20

2017: UVC All-Conference honorable mention … set the MIT record for season hitting percentage (.416) … played in 96 sets … ranked 11th in the nation and second in the UVC in hitting percentage … ranked sixth in the UVC in blocks per set … totaled 15 kills against North Central (1/20) and #15 Juniata (3/4) … racked up 12 kills, 10 blocks and three aces at Endicott (3/21) … posted 14 kills and six blocks versus #5 Wentworth (1/31) … generated 10 kills, eight blocks, and five digs against Endicott (1/28) … produced 12 kills and four blocks versus #1 Springfield (4/8).

2016: Played in 97 sets … tied the MIT record for season hitting percentage (.415) … ranked fifth in the UVC in hitting percentage … amassed 17 kills, five digs, and four blocks against #8 NYU (2/13) … generated 14 kills, a .812 hitting percentage, five blocks, and four digs versus Newbury (2/27) … posted seven blocks against Endicott (1/30) … earned six aces versus Sage (2/6).

Off the Court at MIT: Majoring in computational biology with a minor in philosophy … researched sepsis at Massachusetts General Hospital … Biotech Club.

Why I Chose MIT: I chose MIT because it is a school that offers amazing academics and opportunities outside of the classroom. I wanted to be a part of this community of really driven people. Volleyball was the cherry on top.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Needham High School … Bay State Conference all-star … 2015 state champions … three-time varsity letterwinner … was also a member of the soccer and track and field teams … National Honor Society … National Hispanic Scholar.

Club: Smash VBC … finished 17th at 18 Open Nationals.

Recent Games
Jan 20 at Emmanuel College W, 3-0
Jan 20 vs. Alvernia W, 3-1
Jan 23 Regis College W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 3 -
Sets 10 -
Kills 30 -
Kills per set 3.00 -
Errors 2 -
Total Attacks 49 -
Hitting Percentage .571 -
Assists 0 -
Assists per set 0.00 -
Service Aces 2 -
Service Errors 3 -
Service Aces per set 0.20 -
Reception Errors 0 -
Digs 12 -
Digs per set 1.20 -
Block Solo 2 -
Block Assist 7 -
Block Total 9 -
Blocks per set 0.90 -
Block Errors 3 -
Ball Handling Errors 0 -
Points 37.5 -
Points per set 3.8 -
Matches started 3 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 20 at Emmanuel College W, 3-0 1 3 9 0 15 .600 0 2 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 12.5
Jan 20 vs. Alvernia W, 3-1 1 4 15 1 20 .700 0 0 2 0 4 0 2 1 2 0 16.0
Jan 23 Regis College W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 14 .357 0 0 0 0 6 1 4 2 5 0 9.0
Feb 2 Eastern Nazarene College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Emerson College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 vs. Southern Vermont College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 Emmanuel College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 Nazareth College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 St. John Fisher College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 at Stevens Institute of Technology   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 vs. New York University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Wentworth Institute of Technology   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Lasell College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Eastern Mennonite University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 at Endicott College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Vassar College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Stevenson University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Johnson & Wales University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 vs. Sage Colleges   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 vs. SUNY New Paltz   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 vs. Bard College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Elmira College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Rivier University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 vs. Ramapo College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Springfield College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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
2015-16 29 97 227 2.34 48 431 .415 2 0.02 28 0.29 50 0.52 9 66 75 0.77 297.0 3.1
2016-17 27 96 229 2.39 51 428 .416 3 0.03 22 0.23 38 0.40 14 70 84 0.88 300.0 3.1
2017-18 3 10 30 3.00 2 49 .571 0 0.00 2 0.20 12 1.20 2 7 9 0.90 37.5 3.8
Total 59 203 486 2.39 101 908 .424 5 0.02 52 0.26 100 0.49 25 143 168 0.83 634.5 3.1
  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 3 10 30 3.00 2 49 .571 0 0.00 2 0.20 12 1.20 2 7 9 0.90 37.5 3.8
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 3 6 2.00 1 14 .357 0 0.00 0 0.00 6 2.00 1 4 5 1.67 9.0 3.0
Away 1 3 9 3.00 0 15 .600 0 0.00 2 0.67 2 0.67 1 1 2 0.67 12.5 4.2
Neutral 1 4 15 3.75 1 20 .700 0 0.00 0 0.00 4 1.00 0 2 2 0.50 16.0 4.0
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Wins 3 10 30 3.00 2 49 .571 0 0.00 2 0.20 12 1.20 2 7 9 0.90 37.5 3.8
Losses - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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January 3 10 30 3.00 2 49 .571 0 0.00 2 0.20 12 1.20 2 7 9 0.90 37.5 3.8