7 Moira Brennan
7 Moira Brennan
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Glenview, IL
High School: Glenbrook South
Position: Setter
Major: Marketing Communications
m 27
k/s 0.24
h % .177
a/s 8.64
b/s 0.15
sa/s 0.29
d/s 1.97

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 17 Rivier L, 3-2
Oct 21 Me.-Presque Isle W, 3-0
Oct 21 Salem St. W, 3-0
Oct 24 at MIT L, 3-0
Oct 26 Lasell W, 3-1
Oct 28 Springfield L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 10
Sets 91 35
Kills 22 4
Kills per set 0.24 0.11
Errors 8 2
Total Attacks 79 31
Hitting Percentage .177 .065
Assists 786 287
Assists per set 8.64 8.20
Service Aces 26 9
Service Errors 19 4
Service Aces per set 0.29 0.26
Reception Errors 1 1
Digs 179 69
Digs per set 1.97 1.97
Block Solo 1 0
Block Assist 13 7
Block Total 14 7
Blocks per set 0.15 0.20
Block Errors 2 2
Ball Handling Errors 17 7
Points 55.5 16.5
Points per set 0.6 0.5
Matches started 24 10
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 vs. Colby-Sawyer W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 2 -.500 31 2 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 1 at Roger Williams L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 6 .167 18 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 2 vs. Framingham St. W, 3-1 - 3 1 0 1 1.000 45 1 2 0 11 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 2 vs. Keene St. L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 3 .000 42 4 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 7 at U. of New England W, 3-0 1 3 2 0 4 .500 26 2 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 9 Amherst L, 3-1 1 4 0 0 1 .000 33 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 9 Colby W, 3-2 1 5 3 0 5 .600 38 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Sep 12 Wellesley L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 1 .000 35 1 0 0 8 0 1 0 1 3 1.5
Sep 16 at Coast Guard L, 3-2 1 5 1 0 3 .333 31 2 2 0 13 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 19 Babson L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 5 .000 19 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Sep 21 Brandeis L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 16 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 23 at Mount Holyoke W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 3 .333 30 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 26 Clark University L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 2 -.500 23 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 1 0.5
Sep 28 at Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 31 1 1 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Sep 30 WPI W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 4 .000 32 2 1 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Sep 30 Pine Manor W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 1 .000 10 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 3 at Wheaton (Mass.) L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 6 .000 22 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Oct 5 at Bridgewater St. W, 3-0 1 3 2 1 6 .167 27 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 10 at Smith W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 2 .000 36 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 13 Simmons L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 3 -.333 22 1 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 2 1.5
Oct 14 at Wentworth L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 6 .167 23 0 2 0 7 0 1 0 1 1 3.5
Oct 17 Rivier L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 3 .000 43 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 1.0
Oct 21 Me.-Presque Isle W, 3-0 1 2 0 0 0 - 19 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 21 Salem St. W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 5 .800 39 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 24 at MIT L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 2 -.500 20 1 0 0 6 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Oct 26 Lasell W, 3-1 1 4 1 0 1 1.000 36 0 2 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 28 Springfield L, 3-1 1 4 2 0 3 .667 39 1 1 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 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 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
Conference 10 35 4 0.11 2 31 .065 287 8.20 9 0.26 69 1.97 0 7 7 0.20 16.5 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 49 10 0.20 2 35 .229 404 8.24 11 0.22 89 1.82 0 6 6 0.12 24.0 0.5
Away 10 32 11 0.34 5 38 .158 264 8.25 8 0.25 68 2.13 1 5 6 0.19 22.5 0.7
Neutral 3 10 1 0.10 1 6 .000 118 11.80 7 0.70 22 2.20 0 2 2 0.20 9.0 0.9
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Wins 13 40 14 0.35 2 34 .353 400 10.00 14 0.35 78 1.95 1 6 7 0.17 32.0 0.8
Losses 14 51 8 0.16 6 45 .044 386 7.57 12 0.24 101 1.98 0 7 7 0.14 23.5 0.5
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September 16 55 10 0.18 3 42 .167 460 8.36 17 0.31 114 2.07 1 8 9 0.16 32.0 0.6
October 11 36 12 0.33 5 37 .189 326 9.06 9 0.25 65 1.81 0 5 5 0.14 23.5 0.7