7 Moira Brennan
7 Moira Brennan
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glenview, IL
High School: Glenbrook South
Position: S
Major: Marketing Communications
m 23
k/s 0.24
h % .114
a/s 9.38
b/s 0.23
sa/s 0.53
d/s 1.87

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 5 Wentworth L, 3-0
Oct 9 Smith W, 3-0
Oct 11 Curry W, 3-1
Oct 13 vs. Castleton W, 3-0
Oct 13 at Mass.-Dartmouth W, 3-0
Oct 16 at Rivier L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 8
Sets 79 29
Kills 19 6
Kills per set 0.24 0.21
Errors 10 3
Total Attacks 79 29
Hitting Percentage .114 .103
Assists 741 262
Assists per set 9.38 9.03
Service Aces 42 11
Service Errors 16 4
Service Aces per set 0.53 0.38
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 148 57
Digs per set 1.87 1.97
Block Solo 1 0
Block Assist 17 8
Block Total 18 8
Blocks per set 0.23 0.28
Block Errors 2 2
Ball Handling Errors 16 8
Points 70.5 21.0
Points per set 0.9 0.7
Matches started 23 8
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   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Framingham St.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Connecticut Col.   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 MIT   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Springfield   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 23 79 19 0.24 10 79 .114 741 9.38 42 0.53 148 1.87 1 17 18 0.23 70.5 0.9
Total 105 348 85 0.24 38 311 .151 2856 8.21 121 0.35 657 1.89 4 51 55 0.16 235.5 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 23 79 19 0.24 10 79 .114 741 9.38 42 0.53 148 1.87 1 17 18 0.23 70.5 0.9
Conference 8 29 6 0.21 3 29 .103 262 9.03 11 0.38 57 1.97 0 8 8 0.28 21.0 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 34 7 0.21 4 29 .103 343 10.09 19 0.56 49 1.44 0 11 11 0.32 31.5 0.9
Away 9 32 9 0.28 4 37 .135 273 8.53 13 0.41 63 1.97 0 4 4 0.13 24.0 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 12 39 11 0.28 6 31 .161 403 10.33 26 0.67 69 1.77 0 8 8 0.21 41.0 1.1
Losses 11 40 8 0.20 4 48 .083 338 8.45 16 0.40 79 1.98 1 9 10 0.25 29.5 0.7
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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 6 22 5 0.23 2 24 .125 198 9.00 14 0.64 34 1.55 0 6 6 0.27 22.0 1.0