5 Aleah Hughes
5 Aleah Hughes
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Berlin Center, Ohio
High School: Western Reserve
Position: Outside Hitter
Major: Accounting
m 28
k/s 2.70
h % .115
a/s 0.37
b/s 0.34
sa/s 0.12
d/s 3.87

2018 (R-Junior) | Match-By-Match Stats: Voted to the Horizon League All-Academic Team... Played in 101 sets over 28 matches, 27 of which she started... Led the team with 2.70 kills and 3.87 digs per set, becoming the first Penguin to lead the team in both kills and digs per set since Colleen Royer in 2003... Was the only player in the Horizon League to lead her team in both kills and digs per set... Was one of two players in the conference to rank in the top 10 in both categories... Totaled 273 kills, 391 digs, 37 assists, 12 aces and 34 blocks for averages of 2.70 kills, 3.87 digs, 0.37 assists, 0.12 aces and 0.34 blocks... Averaged 2.45 kills and 3.78 digs per set against conference opponents... Became the first Penguin in 11 years to post a 20-20 match when she had 20 kills and 21 digs in a four-set match at Kent State on Aug. 28... It was just the 16th 20-20 match in program history... Posted 12 double-doubles, which ranked second on the squad... Selected to the all-tournament team at the Bucknell Invitational and the Jefferson Cup (hosted by Virginia)... Averaged 2.73 kills and 4.45 digs per set as YSU went 3-0 at the Bucknell tournament... Averaged 3.00 kills and 3.82 digs per set while posting a pair of double-doubles at the Jefferson Cup... Reached double digits in digs in all three matches... Had 25 kills in a five-setter against Toledo at the Zips Invitational (9/15)... That was the most kills in a match since Missy Hundelt had 25 against Siena in 2011... Started the season by posting at least 10 digs in the first 14 digs of the season... Finished with at least 10 digs in 23 matches and reached 20 four times... Had 17 kills, including eight in the third set alone, and 23 digs in the win over Wright State (9/28)... Recorded a season-best four blocks in the five-set win over UNLV (8/31)... Posted a season-best five assists twice... Eight of her 12 assists came in the final six matches of the season.

2017 (R-Sophomore): Remained enrolled at YSU but was not a member of the volleyball program.

2016 (R-Freshman) | Match-By-Match Stats: Played in 89 sets over 24 matches, 21 of which she started... Ranked fourth on the team with 104 kills, and her 203 digs ranked fifth... Averaged 1.17 kills and 2.28 digs per set overall and 0.86 kills and 1.97 digs in league play... Ranked eighth in the Horizon League with 0.28 aces per set... Registered a season-high 10 kills and hit .308 in a four-set win at UNC Greensboro (9/3)... Had nine kills three times... Registered at least 10 digs six times... Had 30 digs, the most by any Penguin during the season and the most ever by a YSU in a four-set rally-scoring match, against UNC Greensboro... Posted three blocks twice.

2015: Redshirted.

High School: Earned four letters and was a team captain one year... Finished her Blue Devils career with 1,170 career kills and 1,037 career digs... Was an Honorable Mention All-Ohio selection as a senior when she posted 447 kills and 276 digs... Recognized as first-team all-conference and first-team all-district in each of her final two seasons... Western Reserve won the ITCL and was the district runner-up in both 2013 and 2014... Was a Second-Team All-Ohio pitcher in softball and led the Blue Devils to a district title as a senior... She struck out 19 batters in the seven-inning win in the sectional final... Also helped the Blue Devils to back-to-back district titles in basketball... Graduated as class valedictorian and was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Parents are Duane and Kristine... Has two sisters (Alexis and Alyvia)... Her mother also attended YSU... Major is accounting... 2018-19 recipient of the Officer Justin A. Leo '324' Memorial Scholarship in Athletics.

Recent Games
Oct 26 Green Bay L, 3-0
Oct 27 Milwaukee L, 3-1
Oct 31 at Northern Kentucky L, 3-0
Nov 4 UIC L, 3-1
Nov 9 at IUPUI L, 3-0
Nov 10 at Wright State L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 15
Sets 101 51
Kills 273 125
Kills per set 2.70 2.45
Errors 171 91
Total Attacks 889 466
Hitting Percentage .115 .073
Assists 37 15
Assists per set 0.37 0.29
Service Aces 12 10
Service Errors 19 9
Service Aces per set 0.12 0.20
Reception Errors 23 11
Digs 391 193
Digs per set 3.87 3.78
Block Solo 1 0
Block Assist 33 17
Block Total 34 17
Blocks per set 0.34 0.33
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 302.5 143.5
Points per set 3.0 2.8
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 24 vs. Saint Peter's W, 3-0 1 3 14 8 40 .150 1 0 1 2 14 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Aug 25 vs. NJIT W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 2 -.500 5 0 0 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Aug 25 at Bucknell W, 3-1 1 4 16 5 43 .256 1 0 1 0 18 0 2 0 2 0 17.0
Aug 28 at Kent State L, 3-1 1 4 20 13 55 .127 2 0 0 0 21 0 1 0 1 1 20.5
Aug 31 vs. UNLV W, 3-2 1 5 16 6 49 .204 2 0 0 3 12 1 3 0 4 0 18.5
Aug 31 vs. Bowling Green L, 3-0 1 3 5 7 22 -.091 2 0 1 1 11 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Sep 1 at Duquesne W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 2 1 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 7 at Virginia L, 3-0 1 3 6 3 21 .143 2 0 0 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 8 vs. George Mason W, 3-1 1 4 14 5 33 .273 0 0 1 1 14 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Sep 8 vs. UNC Wilmington L, 3-1 1 4 13 10 39 .077 2 0 0 0 18 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Sep 11 at Robert Morris L, 3-1 1 4 10 5 29 .172 0 0 2 2 11 0 2 1 2 0 11.0
Sep 14 at Akron L, 3-1 1 4 9 10 35 -.029 2 0 1 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 15 vs. Toledo L, 3-2 1 5 25 7 54 .333 1 1 2 2 16 0 0 0 0 0 26.0
Sep 21 at Cleveland State L, 3-0 1 3 8 2 24 .250 0 1 1 1 15 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 22 at Oakland L, 3-0 1 3 13 5 34 .235 1 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Sep 28 Wright State W, 3-1 1 4 17 11 51 .118 1 1 0 1 23 0 2 0 2 0 19.0
Sep 29 IUPUI L, 3-0 1 3 9 9 42 .000 1 0 1 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 3 Northern Kentucky L, 3-0 1 3 5 7 36 -.056 0 0 1 2 13 0 1 1 1 0 5.5
Oct 5 at UIC L, 3-0 1 3 9 6 28 .107 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 12 at Milwaukee L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 20 .050 0 0 1 1 7 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Oct 13 at Green Bay L, 3-0 - 3 2 1 9 .111 1 0 1 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 19 Cleveland State L, 3-0 1 3 4 5 22 -.045 0 0 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 20 Oakland L, 3-2 1 5 13 6 40 .175 2 1 0 1 14 0 1 0 1 1 14.5
Oct 26 Green Bay L, 3-0 1 3 3 3 26 .000 0 2 1 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 27 Milwaukee L, 3-1 1 4 12 8 34 .118 0 1 0 0 16 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Oct 31 at Northern Kentucky L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UIC L, 3-1 1 4 5 7 31 -.065 3 1 1 0 17 0 1 0 1 0 6.5
Nov 9 at IUPUI L, 3-0 1 3 9 8 31 .032 1 2 0 2 16 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Nov 10 at Wright State L, 3-1 1 4 10 8 38 .053 5 1 0 0 20 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
  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 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 24 89 104 1.17 84 369 .054 18 0.20 25 0.28 203 2.28 0 16 16 0.18 137.0 1.5
2018-19 28 101 273 2.70 171 889 .115 37 0.37 12 0.12 391 3.87 1 33 34 0.34 302.5 3.0
2019-20 12 43 118 2.74 56 366 .169 15 0.35 11 0.26 142 3.30 1 8 9 0.21 134.0 3.1
Total 64 233 495 2.12 311 1624 .113 70 0.30 48 0.21 736 3.16 2 57 59 0.25 573.5 2.5
  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 28 101 273 2.70 171 889 .115 37 0.37 12 0.12 391 3.87 1 33 34 0.34 302.5 3.0
Conference 15 51 125 2.45 91 466 .073 15 0.29 10 0.20 193 3.78 0 17 17 0.33 143.5 2.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 29 68 2.34 56 282 .043 7 0.24 6 0.21 113 3.90 0 8 8 0.28 78.0 2.7
Away 13 44 118 2.68 71 368 .128 17 0.39 5 0.11 176 4.00 0 16 16 0.36 131.0 3.0
Neutral 7 28 87 3.11 44 239 .180 13 0.46 1 0.04 102 3.64 1 9 10 0.36 93.5 3.3
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Wins 7 27 77 2.85 36 219 .187 12 0.44 2 0.07 114 4.22 1 9 10 0.37 84.5 3.1
Losses 21 74 196 2.65 135 670 .091 25 0.34 10 0.14 277 3.74 0 24 24 0.32 218.0 2.9
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August 6 23 71 3.09 40 211 .147 13 0.57 0 0.00 93 4.04 1 8 9 0.39 76.0 3.3
September 11 40 124 3.10 67 363 .157 12 0.30 4 0.10 166 4.15 0 14 14 0.35 135.0 3.4
October 8 27 54 2.00 41 215 .060 3 0.11 4 0.15 79 2.93 0 6 6 0.22 61.0 2.3
November 3 11 24 2.18 23 100 .010 9 0.82 4 0.36 53 4.82 0 5 5 0.45 30.5 2.8