11 Ana Mercado
11 - Ana Mercado
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
High School: Academia Maria Reina
Position: RS
Major: Biology
m 28
k/s 3.28
h % .256
a/s 0.22
b/s 0.23
sa/s 0.27
d/s 1.86

2016 (Sophomore):

  • Saw action in all 33 matches in her second season.
  • Averaged 2.81 kills per set, while hitting .261.
  • Opened the season with 13 kills in the 3-1 win over University of New England (09/01).
  • Ended with ten kills in a 3-0 loss to Heidelberg University (09/03).
  • Finished with 12 kills and six digs in a 3-1 win over Marymount (09/04).
  • Totaled 14 kills in a 3-1 loss at Tufts University (09/07).
  • Registered 14 kills in a 3-1 win over Eastern Connecticut State (09/10).
  • Put down 12 kills in a hard-fought 3-2 loss at Coast Guard Academy (09/17).
  • Recorded a career-high 19 kills in 3-1 win over Babson College (09/24).
  • Posted 15 kills in a 3-2 victory over Wheaton College (10/18).
  • Notched 15 kills in a 3-0 win over Worcester State (10/22).
  • Totaled 16 kills in the 3-1 loss to MIT in the NEWMAC Tournament Finals (11/05).
  • Had 14 kills on .414 hitting in a 3-2 win over Montclair State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament (11/11).

2015 (Freshman):

  • Dean's List Second Honors (Spring 2016).
  • 2015 Worcester City Tournament MVP.
  • Appeared in all 30 matches in her first season.
  • Had 17 kills and six digs in the 3-1 win over Worcester State in the opening match of the Worcester City Tournament (09/05).
  • Tacked on 13 kills in the 3-1 win over WPI in the Worcester City Tournament Final (09/05).
  • Ended with ten kills and seven digs in 3-1 win over Rhode Island College (09/08).
  • Finished with 14 kills and nine digs on .875 hitting in 3-0 win over Smith College (09/15).
  • .875 hitting against the Pioneers was the second-highest single match hitting percentage in NCAA Division III for anyone with 15 total attack or more during the 2015 season.
  • Posted 12 kills and seven digs in 3-0 win over Coast Guard (09/19).
  • Totaled 14 kills in 3-1 win over Salve Regina (10/08).
  • Registered a career-high 15 kills in 3-2 win over Wheaton College (10/20).
  • Had 13 kills in 3-2 win over WPI (10/27).
  • Racked up 12 kills and four digs in the 3-1 win over Springfield College in the NEWMAC Tournament Semifinals (11/07).
Recent Games
Oct 17 at Mount Holyoke W, 3-0
Oct 21 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 3-0
Oct 21 at Plymouth State W, 3-0
Oct 24 WPI W, 3-1
Oct 26 Salve Regina W, 3-1
Oct 31 at Wheaton College L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 10
Sets 100 35
Kills 328 124
Kills per set 3.28 3.54
Errors 82 40
Total Attacks 961 353
Hitting Percentage .256 .238
Assists 22 12
Assists per set 0.22 0.34
Service Aces 27 13
Service Errors 27 11
Service Aces per set 0.27 0.37
Reception Errors 9 4
Digs 186 83
Digs per set 1.86 2.37
Block Solo 2 0
Block Assist 21 9
Block Total 23 9
Blocks per set 0.23 0.26
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 2 2
Points 367.5 141.5
Points per set 3.7 4.0
Matches started 26 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 2 vs. Gordon College W, 3-0 1 3 6 2 24 .167 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 2 at Worcester State W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 20 .400 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Sep 6 Tufts University L, 3-0 1 3 7 1 20 .300 0 1 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 8 vs. Westfield State W, 3-1 1 4 16 4 47 .255 0 0 1 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Sep 9 vs. Eastern Connecticut L, 3-2 1 5 19 1 49 .367 2 2 0 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 21.5
Sep 9 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 3-2 - 5 13 3 42 .238 2 1 1 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Sep 12 Coast Guard Academy W, 3-2 1 5 21 2 47 .404 1 1 2 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 22.5
Sep 14 at Rhode Island College L, 3-1 1 4 8 4 36 .111 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Sep 16 at Babson College L, 3-0 1 3 7 5 27 .074 3 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 16 vs. Roger Williams W, 3-0 1 3 6 1 16 .313 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 19 at Springfield College L, 3-0 1 3 5 4 22 .045 1 1 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 6.0
Sep 23 Wheaton College W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 29 .276 0 3 1 1 6 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Sep 23 Connecticut College W, 3-1 1 4 17 3 47 .298 0 0 1 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 17.0
Sep 26 at Emerson College W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 30 .333 1 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Sep 29 Keene State W, 3-0 1 3 13 3 28 .357 0 1 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Oct 3 Wellesley College L, 3-2 1 5 19 6 45 .289 1 2 1 1 13 0 3 0 3 0 22.5
Oct 5 at Anna Maria W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 20 .450 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Oct 6 at Smith College W, 3-0 1 3 15 3 32 .375 1 1 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Oct 10 MIT L, 3-0 1 3 14 5 46 .196 0 2 3 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Oct 11 Amherst College W, 3-1 1 4 20 3 57 .298 0 2 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 22.5
Oct 13 at Johnson & Wales L, 3-0 1 3 6 6 35 .000 0 0 1 0 3 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Oct 14 vs. UMass-Boston W, 3-2 1 5 7 2 35 .143 0 1 1 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Oct 17 at Mount Holyoke W, 3-0 1 3 10 6 31 .129 0 2 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Oct 21 vs. Western Connecticut State W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 26 .346 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Oct 21 at Plymouth State W, 3-0 1 3 13 2 28 .393 0 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Oct 24 WPI W, 3-1 1 4 12 6 44 .136 4 0 1 0 14 0 2 0 2 1 13.0
Oct 26 Salve Regina W, 3-1 - 3 12 1 26 .423 0 0 2 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Oct 31 at Wheaton College L, 3-1 1 4 11 2 52 .173 0 0 0 0 10 1 3 0 4 0 13.5
  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
2015-16 30 109 265 2.43 102 735 .222 13 0.12 28 0.26 89 0.82 5 21 26 0.24 308.5 2.8
2016-17 33 123 346 2.81 121 863 .261 5 0.04 36 0.29 78 0.63 2 26 28 0.23 397.0 3.2
2017-18 28 100 328 3.28 82 961 .256 22 0.22 27 0.27 186 1.86 2 21 23 0.23 367.5 3.7
2018-19 26 95 364 3.83 100 1004 .263 12 0.13 32 0.34 134 1.41 4 19 23 0.24 409.5 4.3
Total 117 427 1303 3.05 405 3563 .252 52 0.12 123 0.29 487 1.14 13 87 100 0.23 1482.5 3.5
  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 28 100 328 3.28 82 961 .256 22 0.22 27 0.27 186 1.86 2 21 23 0.23 367.5 3.7
Conference 10 35 124 3.54 40 353 .238 12 0.34 13 0.37 83 2.37 0 9 9 0.26 141.5 4.0
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Home 10 37 144 3.89 31 389 .290 6 0.16 12 0.32 77 2.08 0 14 14 0.38 163.0 4.4
Away 12 40 119 2.98 39 375 .213 11 0.28 9 0.23 71 1.77 2 5 7 0.17 132.5 3.3
Neutral 6 23 65 2.83 12 197 .269 5 0.22 6 0.26 38 1.65 0 2 2 0.09 72.0 3.1
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Wins 18 62 219 3.53 45 587 .296 13 0.21 18 0.29 113 1.82 0 9 9 0.15 241.5 3.9
Losses 10 38 109 2.87 37 374 .193 9 0.24 9 0.24 73 1.92 2 12 14 0.37 126.0 3.3
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September 15 54 168 3.11 37 484 .271 14 0.26 15 0.28 79 1.46 0 9 9 0.17 187.5 3.5
October 13 46 160 3.48 45 477 .241 8 0.17 12 0.26 107 2.33 2 12 14 0.30 180.0 3.9