7 Moira Brennan
7 Moira Brennan
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glenview, IL
High School: Glenbrook South
Position: S
Major: Marketing Communications
m 28
k/s 0.28
h % .152
a/s 9.27
b/s 0.29
sa/s 0.48
d/s 1.93

ON THE COURT 

2017: Starting setter in all 27 matches with 22 kills, 786 assists, 26 aces, 179 digs and 14 blocks…sat within the top-10 of two NEWMAC categories, including fifth in both assists and assists per set (8.64)…produced season-high 45 assists against Framingham State (9/2) and 13 digs against Coast Guard (9/16)…named Lion of the Week (9/12)…represented Emerson on 2017 NEWMAC Women’s Volleyball All-Sportsmanship team.

2016: Appeared in 32 matches…recorded 1,045 assists, 36 aces and 236 digs…ranked first on team in assists and aces…ranked third within NEWMAC in assists per set (9.09)…had season high 53 assists in 3-2 win over Bates (10/15)…named Lion of the Week (11/16)…named to 2016 NEWMAC Women’s Volleyball All-Sportsmanship Team. 

2015: Appeared in 23 matches with 23 kills, 284 assists, 17 aces, 94 digs and averaged 4.51 assists per set…ranked second on team in assists and assists per set…sixth in digs…recorded season high 30 assists against Bates (10/24)…tallied season high 12 digs in 3-1 win over Lesley (9/12)

 

OFF THE COURT 

PERSONAL

  • Majors in Marketing Communications
  • Daughter of Kathleen and Matt Brennan
  • Has three older siblings who all play volleyball
  • Pre-game ritual: talking with her mom on the phone while jamming out to Justin Bieber
  • Hobbies off the court: enjoys watching TV and hanging out with friends and family
  • Favorite junk food: french fries 
  • Favorite sports team: Chicago Cubs 
  • Favorite movie: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
  • Favorite TV shows: One Tree Hill and Grays Anatomy 
Recent Games
Oct 16 at Rivier L, 3-1
Oct 18 at Simmons L, 3-1
Oct 20 Framingham St. W, 3-0
Oct 20 Connecticut Col. W, 3-1
Oct 23 MIT L, 3-1
Oct 27 at Springfield L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 10
Sets 98 37
Kills 27 9
Kills per set 0.28 0.24
Errors 12 4
Total Attacks 99 37
Hitting Percentage .152 .135
Assists 908 319
Assists per set 9.27 8.62
Service Aces 47 12
Service Errors 19 4
Service Aces per set 0.48 0.32
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 189 76
Digs per set 1.93 2.05
Block Solo 3 1
Block Assist 25 11
Block Total 28 12
Blocks per set 0.29 0.32
Block Errors 4 2
Ball Handling Errors 17 9
Points 89.5 27.5
Points per set 0.9 0.7
Matches started 28 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 at Salve Regina W, 3-2 1 5 2 2 6 .000 52 2 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Aug 31 vs. Lasell W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 24 3 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 1 vs. Simmons W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 3 .667 23 2 1 0 9 0 1 0 1 1 4.5
Sep 1 vs. Fairleigh Dickinson W, 3-0 1 3 1 2 5 -.200 38 2 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 5 U. of New England W, 3-0 1 3 0 1 3 -.333 28 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Sep 8 vs. Amherst L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 5 .000 40 3 0 0 13 1 1 0 2 0 4.5
Sep 8 at Western New Eng. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 37 2 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 11 at Wellesley L, 3-1 1 4 1 0 3 .333 33 1 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 15 Coast Guard L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 4 .000 35 1 0 0 9 0 2 0 2 1 2.0
Sep 15 Endicott L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 5 .000 29 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
Sep 18 at Babson L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 26 1 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 2 2.5
Sep 20 at Brandeis L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 4 .000 15 1 1 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 22 Mount Holyoke W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 32 2 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 1 3.5
Sep 22 Suffolk W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 27 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 1 2.0
Sep 25 at Clark University L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 6 .333 39 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 27 Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 44 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 29 at WPI L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 4 -.250 21 1 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Oct 2 Wheaton (Mass.) L, 3-2 1 5 0 1 7 -.143 50 1 1 0 11 0 2 2 2 0 2.0
Oct 5 Wentworth L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 26 2 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 3 2.5
Oct 9 Smith W, 3-0 1 3 1 1 2 .000 26 3 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 2 4.5
Oct 11 Curry W, 3-1 1 4 2 0 4 .500 46 4 1 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Oct 13 vs. Castleton W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 3 .000 26 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Oct 16 at Rivier L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 8 .250 24 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 18 at Simmons L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 5 .400 34 1 2 0 7 0 3 2 3 0 4.5
Oct 20 Framingham St. W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 32 3 0 0 6 1 2 0 3 0 5.0
Oct 20 Connecticut Col. W, 3-1 1 4 3 1 6 .333 44 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 23 MIT L, 3-1 1 4 1 0 1 1.000 28 1 0 0 7 1 1 0 2 0 3.5
Oct 27 at Springfield L, 3-1 1 4 2 1 7 .143 29 0 0 0 12 0 2 0 2 1 3.0
  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 63 7 0.11 3 40 .100 284 4.51 17 0.27 94 1.49 0 4 4 0.06 26.0 0.4
2016-17 32 115 37 0.32 17 113 .177 1045 9.09 36 0.31 236 2.05 2 17 19 0.17 83.5 0.7
2017-18 27 91 22 0.24 8 79 .177 786 8.64 26 0.29 179 1.97 1 13 14 0.15 55.5 0.6
2018-19 28 98 27 0.28 12 99 .152 908 9.27 47 0.48 189 1.93 3 25 28 0.29 89.5 0.9
Total 110 367 93 0.25 40 331 .160 3023 8.24 126 0.34 698 1.90 6 59 65 0.18 254.5 0.7
  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 98 27 0.28 12 99 .152 908 9.27 47 0.48 189 1.93 3 25 28 0.29 89.5 0.9
Conference 10 37 9 0.24 4 37 .135 319 8.62 12 0.32 76 2.05 1 11 12 0.32 27.5 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 45 11 0.24 5 37 .162 447 9.93 23 0.51 71 1.58 2 14 16 0.36 43.0 1.0
Away 11 40 13 0.33 5 49 .163 336 8.40 14 0.35 82 2.05 0 9 9 0.23 31.5 0.8
Neutral 4 13 3 0.23 2 13 .077 125 9.62 10 0.77 36 2.77 1 2 3 0.23 15.0 1.2
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Wins 14 46 14 0.30 7 38 .184 479 10.41 29 0.63 84 1.83 1 10 11 0.24 49.0 1.1
Losses 14 52 13 0.25 5 61 .131 429 8.25 18 0.35 105 2.02 2 15 17 0.33 40.5 0.8
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August 2 8 2 0.25 2 6 .000 76 9.50 5 0.63 14 1.75 0 1 1 0.13 7.5 0.9
September 15 49 12 0.24 6 49 .122 467 9.53 23 0.47 100 2.04 1 10 11 0.22 41.0 0.8
October 11 41 13 0.32 4 44 .205 365 8.90 19 0.46 75 1.83 2 14 16 0.39 41.0 1.0