8 Mark Piorkowski
8 Mark Piorkowski
Height: 6'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Montclair, NJ
High School: Montclair High School
Position: OH/RS
Major: Marketing Communications
m 24
k/s 2.86
h % .157
a/s 0.13
b/s 0.27
sa/s 0.42
d/s 1.41

2016: Appeared in 25 matches…had 235 kills, 133 digs, 29 blocks and 46 aces…ranked fourth within GNAC in total attacks (343), seventh in aces and second in aces per set (0.55)…first on Lions in kills and aces…tied for second in digs and third in blocks…named GNAC Rookie of the Week (2/1)…recorded season high 14 digs against Newbury (2/4)…season high 26 kills came in 3-2 win over Endicott (1/26)…had season high nine aces in 3-0 win over CCNY (1/23). 

Mark is the son of Michele and Ed and has two brothers, Connor (15), and James (12). He trained with the Warren Sixpack club volleyball team for 3 years before coming to Emerson, and was a 2x Boy's Volleyball Varsity MVP at Montclair High School. Mark enjoys snacking on popcorn while watching his favorite show Generation Kill, or his favorite movie Good Will Hunting. His favorite band is Queens of the Stone Age but his favorite song is Stolen Dance by Milky Chance. To get ready for game time, Mark listens to Come With Me Now by The Kongos. Earvin N'Gapeth is his favorite athlete and West Ham United is his favorite team.





Recent Games
Mar 29 at Lasell L, 3-2
Mar 31 Rivier L, 3-0
Apr 3 Lasell W, 3-0
Apr 7 at Regis (Mass.) W, 3-2
Apr 7 vs. Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0
Apr 10 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 14
Sets 81 49
Kills 232 144
Kills per set 2.86 2.94
Errors 136 94
Total Attacks 623 393
Hitting Percentage .154 .127
Assists 10 5
Assists per set 0.12 0.10
Service Aces 34 16
Service Errors 36 17
Service Aces per set 0.42 0.33
Reception Errors 14 7
Digs 113 69
Digs per set 1.40 1.41
Block Solo 9 2
Block Assist 14 7
Block Total 23 9
Blocks per set 0.28 0.18
Block Errors 3 2
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 282.0 165.5
Points per set 3.5 3.4
Matches started 23 12
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 26 Pine Manor   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 Dean College W, 3-0 1 3 9 2 23 .304 0 5 5 0 5 3 0 0 3 0 17.0
Feb 3 MIT L, 3-0 1 3 4 8 24 -.167 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 4.0
Feb 3 Southern Vt. W, 3-0 1 2 5 2 9 .333 0 7 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Feb 6 at Newbury College W, 3-0 1 3 14 2 20 .600 1 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Feb 8 at Eastern Nazarene W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 26 .346 3 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Feb 13 Endicott L, 3-0 1 3 7 3 19 .211 1 0 0 2 5 0 1 1 1 0 7.5
Feb 17 John Jay W, 3-0 1 3 5 3 18 .111 0 3 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Feb 17 Newbury College W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 20 .300 0 1 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Feb 22 Wentworth L, 3-0 1 3 6 7 24 -.042 2 0 0 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Feb 24 at Dean College W, 3-0 1 3 9 7 25 .080 0 1 2 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 12.0
Feb 27 at Mount Ida W, 3-0 1 3 15 5 30 .333 1 1 1 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 16.5
Mar 1 Regis (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 8 8 30 .000 1 3 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Mar 17 at Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 3-1 1 4 13 8 35 .143 0 0 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Mar 17 vs. Wentworth L, 3-0 1 3 3 9 18 -.333 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Mar 20 at Rivier L, 3-0 - 2 1 3 7 -.286 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 24 Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 3-2 - 5 10 6 27 .148 0 3 2 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 15.0
Mar 24 Mount Ida W, 3-0 1 3 11 5 19 .316 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Mar 27 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-1 1 4 16 9 35 .200 0 0 3 0 5 0 0 2 0 0 16.0
Mar 29 at Lasell L, 3-2 1 5 16 6 42 .238 0 3 3 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 19.5
Mar 31 Rivier L, 3-0 1 3 11 6 24 .208 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Apr 3 Lasell W, 3-0 1 3 11 8 33 .091 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Apr 7 at Regis (Mass.) W, 3-2 1 5 11 9 36 .056 0 4 2 0 8 0 5 0 5 0 17.5
Apr 7 vs. Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 3 12 5 33 .212 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Apr 10 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 3-0 1 3 6 3 21 .143 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
  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 25 83 235 2.83 144 629 .145 12 0.14 46 0.55 133 1.60 2 27 29 0.35 296.5 3.6
2016-17 26 83 269 3.24 143 702 .179 15 0.18 43 0.52 120 1.45 2 27 29 0.35 327.5 3.9
2017-18 24 78 223 2.86 129 598 .157 10 0.13 33 0.42 110 1.41 7 14 21 0.27 270.0 3.5
Total 75 244 727 2.98 416 1929 .161 37 0.15 122 0.50 363 1.49 11 68 79 0.32 894.0 3.7
  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 24 78 223 2.86 129 598 .157 10 0.13 33 0.42 110 1.41 7 14 21 0.27 270.0 3.5
Conference 14 49 144 2.94 94 393 .127 5 0.10 16 0.33 69 1.41 2 7 9 0.18 165.5 3.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 37 96 2.59 61 270 .130 4 0.11 24 0.65 58 1.57 5 3 8 0.22 126.5 3.4
Away 10 35 112 3.20 54 277 .209 5 0.14 9 0.26 47 1.34 2 11 13 0.37 128.5 3.7
Neutral 2 6 15 2.50 14 51 .020 1 0.17 0 0.00 5 0.83 0 0 0 0.00 15.0 2.5
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Wins 12 37 118 3.19 56 289 .215 6 0.16 27 0.73 58 1.57 5 12 17 0.46 156.0 4.2
Losses 12 41 105 2.56 73 309 .104 4 0.10 6 0.15 52 1.27 2 2 4 0.10 114.0 2.8
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February 11 32 94 2.94 44 238 .210 8 0.25 18 0.56 49 1.53 5 8 13 0.41 121.0 3.8
March 9 32 89 2.78 60 237 .122 1 0.03 11 0.34 29 0.91 2 1 3 0.09 102.5 3.2
April 4 14 40 2.86 25 123 .122 1 0.07 4 0.29 32 2.29 0 5 5 0.36 46.5 3.3