8 Aaron Wendels
8 Aaron Wendels
Height: 6-4
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fond du Lac, Wis.
High School: Fond du Lac
Position: OH
m 28
k/s 3.41
h % .154
a/s 0.19
b/s 0.26
sa/s 0.27
d/s 1.84

2018: Had a strong finish to his final campaign as a Sabre and was named first team All-NACC.  The Fond du Lac, Wis. native recorded 324 kills on the season and was one of only two attackers in the NACC to record more than 3.0 kills per set with 3.45 kills per set, 21st in the nation.  Wendels also ranked second in the conference, 25th in the country, with 3.86 points per set.  The right-hander recorded double-digit kills in 19 matches including six of the final seven matches, while also ranking third on the team with 168 digs and second on the squad with 26 service aces.  Wendels was also named the NACC Player of the Week after leading the Sabres with a 20-kill performance in an upset of then-ranked No. 7 Dominican.

2017: Played in all 26 matches totaling 97 sets for the Sabres.  Was second on the team with 292 kills for a 3.01 kills per set average and was also second on the team with 170 digs.  Recorded double-digit kills in 16 matches with a season high 23 in a four set win over Elmira.  Was a part of 29 total blocks.

2016: Played in all 23 matches with an appearance in 84 sets for the Sabres.  Ranked second on the team with 276 kills for a 3.29 kills per set average and was also second on the squad with 173 digs.  Led the team with 21 service aces and was a part of 27 total blocks.  Recorded double-digit kills in 16 matches with a career-high 26 coming in a five set loss to Benedictine.

Recent Games
Mar 24 Concordia Wisconsin W, 3-0
Mar 30 at Aurora W, 3-1
Mar 31 at Benedictine L, 3-0
Apr 6 Dominican W, 3-1
Apr 10 Aurora W, 3-0
Apr 12 at Dominican L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 12
Sets 100 45
Kills 341 161
Kills per set 3.41 3.58
Errors 188 78
Total Attacks 993 452
Hitting Percentage .154 .184
Assists 19 10
Assists per set 0.19 0.22
Service Aces 27 13
Service Errors 63 29
Service Aces per set 0.27 0.29
Reception Errors 38 23
Digs 184 74
Digs per set 1.84 1.64
Block Solo 2 2
Block Assist 24 12
Block Total 26 14
Blocks per set 0.26 0.31
Block Errors 10 9
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 382.0 182.0
Points per set 3.8 4.0
Matches started 28 12
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 19 at Adrian W, 3-1 1 4 17 1 28 .571 0 2 3 2 5 0 1 0 1 1 19.5
Jan 20 vs. New York U. L, 3-2 1 5 14 11 45 .067 0 1 5 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Jan 20 at North Central (Ill.) L, 3-0 1 3 9 8 33 .030 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Jan 26 vs. UC Santa Cruz L, 3-1 1 4 11 10 43 .023 1 1 2 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Feb 2 vs. Penn St.-Altoona W, 3-0 1 3 14 7 34 .206 0 0 3 1 11 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Feb 2 at Wittenberg W, 3-0 1 3 15 4 31 .355 1 0 2 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Feb 3 vs. Mount St. Joseph L, 3-0 1 3 9 14 39 -.128 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Feb 3 vs. Elmira W, 3-0 1 3 7 3 32 .125 0 0 1 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Feb 9 Lakeland L, 3-2 1 5 12 11 45 .022 1 0 4 1 4 0 2 2 2 0 13.0
Feb 10 at MSOE L, 3-1 1 4 6 10 28 -.143 1 0 0 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Feb 14 Illinois Tech W, 3-1 1 4 14 6 38 .211 0 2 3 2 10 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Feb 16 North Central (Ill.) L, 3-0 1 3 7 6 19 .053 1 1 2 2 5 0 2 1 2 0 9.0
Feb 16 Aurora L, 3-1 1 4 14 9 40 .125 0 0 6 2 8 1 1 0 2 0 15.5
Feb 17 Benedictine L, 3-0 1 3 14 6 39 .205 0 3 1 1 11 0 1 1 1 0 17.5
Feb 23 at Dominican L, 3-1 1 4 19 8 49 .224 2 0 1 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 19.0
Feb 24 at Carthage L, 3-1 1 4 14 6 37 .216 2 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Feb 28 at Concordia Wisconsin W, 3-0 1 3 12 1 22 .500 2 3 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 15.0
Mar 2 at Lakeland W, 3-2 1 5 21 10 63 .175 1 1 2 2 5 0 2 1 2 1 23.0
Mar 3 MSOE L, 3-0 1 3 7 5 29 .069 1 0 2 4 9 0 1 2 1 0 7.5
Mar 7 at Illinois Tech W, 3-1 1 4 14 9 39 .128 3 1 3 2 5 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Mar 9 Maranatha Baptist W, 3-0 1 3 11 3 20 .400 0 3 2 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Mar 14 Kean L, 3-0 1 3 7 4 30 .100 1 0 3 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Mar 24 Concordia Wisconsin W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 20 .450 0 3 2 0 4 0 0 1 0 0 13.0
Mar 30 at Aurora W, 3-1 1 4 16 7 42 .214 0 2 4 2 4 0 1 1 1 0 18.5
Mar 31 at Benedictine L, 3-0 1 3 10 5 25 .200 0 1 2 4 6 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Apr 6 Dominican W, 3-1 1 4 20 5 50 .300 2 0 4 0 7 1 2 1 3 0 22.0
Apr 10 Aurora W, 3-0 1 3 11 9 43 .047 0 1 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Apr 12 at Dominican L, 3-0 1 3 6 9 30 -.100 0 0 1 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
  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
2015-16 23 84 276 3.29 171 737 .142 15 0.18 21 0.25 173 2.06 5 22 27 0.32 313.0 3.7
2016-17 26 97 292 3.01 199 813 .114 26 0.27 7 0.07 170 1.75 7 22 29 0.30 317.0 3.3
2017-18 28 100 341 3.41 188 993 .154 19 0.19 27 0.27 184 1.84 2 24 26 0.26 382.0 3.8
Total 77 281 909 3.23 558 2543 .138 60 0.21 55 0.20 527 1.88 14 68 82 0.29 1012.0 3.6
  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 28 100 341 3.41 188 993 .154 19 0.19 27 0.27 184 1.84 2 24 26 0.26 382.0 3.8
Conference 12 45 161 3.58 78 452 .184 10 0.22 13 0.29 74 1.64 2 12 14 0.31 182.0 4.0
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Home 11 38 127 3.34 65 373 .166 6 0.16 13 0.34 79 2.08 2 10 12 0.32 147.0 3.9
Away 12 44 159 3.61 78 427 .190 12 0.27 12 0.27 61 1.39 0 11 11 0.25 176.5 4.0
Neutral 5 18 55 3.06 45 193 .052 1 0.06 2 0.11 44 2.44 0 3 3 0.17 58.5 3.3
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Wins 13 46 182 3.96 66 462 .251 9 0.20 18 0.39 92 2.00 1 10 11 0.24 206.0 4.5
Losses 15 54 159 2.94 122 531 .070 10 0.19 9 0.17 92 1.70 1 14 15 0.28 176.0 3.3
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January 4 16 51 3.19 30 149 .141 1 0.06 4 0.25 18 1.13 0 4 4 0.25 57.0 3.6
February 13 46 157 3.41 91 453 .146 10 0.22 11 0.24 98 2.13 1 9 10 0.22 173.5 3.8
March 8 28 96 3.43 44 268 .194 6 0.21 11 0.39 45 1.61 0 7 7 0.25 110.5 3.9
April 3 10 37 3.70 23 123 .114 2 0.20 1 0.10 23 2.30 1 4 5 0.50 41.0 4.1