ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
21 - Caroline Walters
Caroline Walters
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Saint Francis
Position: Middle Blocker
Major: Sociology
House Affiliation: Leverett

Career Highs
Kills: 16 vs. Yale, Nov. 2, 2013
Attacks: 25, twice
Hitting Percentage: .750 vs. Providence, Sept. 8, 2012
Assists:
3 at Dartmouth, Sept. 21, 2012
Aces:
3, twice
Digs:
6 at Brown, Nov. 10, 2012
Blocks: 9 at Northeastern, Sept. 21, 2013
Block solo: 3, twice
Block assist: 8, 3 times

2013 (Junior)
Earned All-Ivy League second team honors for a second straight year ... Named to the Harvard Invitational All-Tournament Team after averaging 1.78 kps and 1.33 bps ... Scored 11 kills and seven blocks against Holy Cross (Sept. 6) while hitting .280 and adding one service ace ... Contributed five fills, five digs and one ace against Hofstra (Sept. 7) ... Served a career-high three aces against San Deigo State (Sept. 13) ... Notched nine kills, six blocks and two aces while hitting .300 agianst Southern Methodist (Sept. 14) ... Posted seven kills, a .462 hitting percentage and a career-high nine blocks at Northeastern (Sept. 21) ... Tallied 11 kills, a .304 hitting percentage and three blocks at Boston College (Sept. 22) ... Matched her career-high with eight block assists and added nine kills against New Hampshire (Sept. 24) ... Contributed nine kills, a .412 hitting percentage and two blocks at Brown (Oct. 4) ... Recorded seven kills, a .357 hitting percentage and four blocks against Cornell (Oct. 11) ... Matched her season-high with 11 kills and a .500 hitting percentage versus Columbia (Oct. 12) ... Scored nine kills while hitting .350 at Penn (Oct. 18) to go with four blocks ... Tallied 12 kills, a .400 hitting percentage and three aces at Dartmouth (Oct. 25) ... Registered a career-high 16 kills against Yale (Nov. 2) to go with a .652 hitting percentage and five blocks ... Notched six blocks against Penn (Nov. 9) ... Contributed six blocks and six kils at Columbia (Nov. 15) ... Scored eight kills, five blocks and two aces while hitting .375 at Cornell (Nov. 16).

2012 (Sophomore)
Named to the All-Ivy League second team ... Led the Ivy League in hitting percentage (.371) and ranked 40th in the NCAA ... Also ranked fourth in the Ancient Eight in blocks (1.06) ... Her 111 total blocks ranked sixth on Harvard's single-season list while her 82 block assists put her eighth ... Recorded a career-high 13 kills and hit .647 against Middle Tennessee State (Aug. 31) at the Hokie Invitational ... Tallied a career-high five total blocks, including one solo, against Towson (Sept. 1) at the Hokie Invitational ... Named to the Harvard Invitational All-Tournament Team after averaging 2.33 kps and 0.67 bps with a .576 hitting percentage ... Recorded six kills on seven attempts to hit .714 against Manhattan (Sept. 7) at the Harvard Invitational ... Registered a career-best .750 hitting percentage with six kills on eight attemps and added two aces against Providence (Sept. 8) at the Harvard Invitational ... Notched nine kills, two digs and four blocks against Northern Kentucky (Sept. 8) at the Harvard Invitational ... Matched her career high with four block assists at UConn (Sept. 14) at the New England Challenge ... Scored five kills with three digs and three block assists at Northeastern (Sept. 15) at the New England Challenge ... Registered seven kills and two block assists against Boston College (Sept. 15) at the New England Challenge ... Registered six kills and four block assists at New Hampshire (Sept. 18) ... Set a new career-high with six total blocks, including three solo, at Dartmouth (Sept. 21) while adding 10 kills and a .444 hitting percentage ... Recorded a career-high eight blocks and five digs against Holy Cross (Sept. 25) with nine kills and a .533 hitting percentage ... Tallied nine kills and a .400 hitting percentage against Princeton (Sept. 28) ... Notched five kills and four blocks against Penn (Sept. 29) ... Scored six digs, hit .500 and notched four blocks against Brown (Oct. 5) ... Registered eight kills, a .467 hitting percentage and three blocks at Cornell (Oct. 12) ... Tallied six kills, a .308 hitting percentage and five blocks at Columbia (Oct. 13) ... Contributed five kills, two aces and four blocks against Dartmouth (Oct. 19) ... Posted six blocks at Penn (Oct. 26) ... Recorded eight kills, a .636 hitting percentage and five blocks at Princeton (Oct. 27) ... Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll Nov. 6 after averaging 2.14 kps, 1.86 bps and hitting .448 against Columbia and Cornell ... Matched her career-high with eight blocks, including three solo, against Columbia (Nov. 2) while also registering nine kills and a .368 hitting percentage ... Scored six kills and five blocks while hitting .600 against Cornell (Nov. 3) ... Had a career night at Brown (Nov. 10), posting 14 kills, six digs, five blocks, two assists and two aces.

2011 (Freshman)
Made 19 appearances and totaled 22 kills, 16 blocks and four digs ... Notched blocks in consecutive games against Bryant (Sept. 9), Maryland-Eastern Shore (Sept. 10) and New Hampshire (Sept. 13) ... Made her first career start at Columbia Nov. 4 and registered six kills and two blocks ... Tallied four kills and two blocks at Cornell Nov. 5.

Before Harvard
Lettered two season on the Saint Francis volleyball team … Named 2011 Saint Francis Female Scholar Athlete of the Year … Named to All-Daily News Prep Girls Volleyball first team and All-West Catholic Athletic League second team as a senior … Helped Saint Francis to an undefeated season and league championship as a senior … Also led team to CCS championship, Norcal Championship and Division II state title as a senior … Member of the National Honor Society and California Scholarship Federation … Graduated maxima cum laude and with honors … Father, Gerard Walters ’80, played football and rugby at Harvard … Grandmother, Joan Gilbert Walters ’46, received her Master’s (’48) and PhD (’50) from Harvard and great grandfather, Dr. John Gilbert ’25, also attended Harvard.

Recent Games
Nov 1 Brown W, 3-1
Nov 2 Yale W, 3-2
Nov 8 Princeton W, 3-0
Nov 9 Penn L, 3-2
Nov 15 at Columbia L, 3-1
Nov 16 at Cornell W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 23 14
Sets 90 54
Kills 172 110
Kills per set 1.91 2.04
Errors 59 31
Total Attacks 375 228
Hitting Percentage .301 .346
Assists 7 4
Assists per set 0.08 0.07
Service Aces 22 13
Service Errors 40 27
Service Aces per set 0.24 0.24
Reception Errors 2 1
Digs 24 18
Digs per set 0.27 0.33
Block Solo 10 8
Block Assist 82 41
Block Total 92 49
Blocks per set 1.02 0.91
Block Errors 21 12
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 245.0 151.5
Points per set 2.7 2.8
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 6 Holy Cross W, 3-2 5 11 4 25 .280 0 1 2 0 2 0 7 1 7 0 15.5
Sep 7 Hofstra W, 3-1 4 5 4 16 .062 0 1 1 0 1 0 5 0 5 0 8.5
Sep 13 at San Diego State L, 3-1 3 4 3 11 .091 0 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 3 0 8.5
Sep 14 vs. Southern Methodist W, 3-2 5 9 3 20 .300 2 2 4 0 1 0 6 2 6 0 14.0
Sep 14 vs. San Francisco L, 3-1 4 3 2 13 .077 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 5.5
Sep 18 UMass Lowell W, 3-0 2 3 2 7 .143 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 21 at Northeastern L, 3-1 4 7 1 13 .462 0 1 1 0 0 1 8 1 9 0 13.0
Sep 22 at Boston College W, 3-1 4 11 4 23 .304 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 12.5
Sep 24 New Hampshire L, 3-2 5 9 5 19 .211 0 0 1 0 2 0 8 3 8 0 13.0
Sep 27 Dartmouth W, 3-0 3 4 1 9 .333 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Oct 4 at Yale L, 3-0 3 4 1 11 .273 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 0 4 0 7.0
Oct 5 at Brown L, 3-2 5 9 2 17 .412 0 0 3 0 1 0 2 4 2 0 10.0
Oct 11 Cornell W, 3-1 4 7 2 14 .357 0 0 2 1 2 1 3 2 4 0 9.5
Oct 12 Columbia W, 3-0 3 11 3 16 .500 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Oct 18 at Penn W, 3-1 4 9 2 20 .350 0 1 3 0 1 0 4 0 4 0 12.0
Oct 19 at Princeton W, 3-0 3 6 2 16 .250 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 0 9.0
Oct 25 at Dartmouth L, 3-2 5 12 2 25 .400 0 3 3 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 16.0
Nov 1 Brown W, 3-1 4 6 4 14 .143 1 2 4 0 1 2 2 0 4 0 11.0
Nov 2 Yale W, 3-2 5 16 1 23 .652 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 1 5 0 18.5
Nov 8 Princeton W, 3-0 3 6 2 12 .333 0 2 1 0 3 1 3 0 4 0 10.5
Nov 9 Penn L, 3-2 5 6 2 14 .286 1 1 2 0 1 0 6 2 6 0 10.0
Nov 15 at Columbia L, 3-1 4 6 5 21 .048 0 0 2 0 3 0 6 1 6 0 9.0
Nov 16 at Cornell W, 3-0 3 8 2 16 .375 0 2 2 0 1 1 4 0 5 0 13.0
  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
2011-12 19 38 22 0.58 19 83 .036 0 0.00 0 0.00 4 0.11 2 14 16 0.42 31.0 0.8
2012-13 25 90 167 1.86 45 329 .371 10 0.11 15 0.17 42 0.47 13 82 95 1.06 236.0 2.6
2013-14 23 90 172 1.91 59 375 .301 7 0.08 22 0.24 24 0.27 10 82 92 1.02 245.0 2.7
2014-15 16 63 153 2.43 37 287 .404 2 0.03 10 0.16 26 0.41 16 39 55 0.87 198.5 3.2
Total 83 281 514 1.83 160 1074 .330 19 0.07 47 0.17 96 0.34 41 217 258 0.92 710.5 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 23 90 172 1.91 59 375 .301 7 0.08 22 0.24 24 0.27 10 82 92 1.02 245.0 2.7
Conference 14 54 110 2.04 31 228 .346 4 0.07 13 0.24 18 0.33 8 41 49 0.91 151.5 2.8
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Home 11 43 84 1.95 30 169 .320 3 0.07 7 0.16 13 0.30 4 41 45 1.05 115.5 2.7
Away 10 38 76 2.00 24 173 .301 1 0.03 12 0.32 10 0.26 5 34 39 1.03 110.0 2.9
Neutral 2 9 12 1.33 5 33 .212 3 0.33 3 0.33 1 0.11 1 7 8 0.89 19.5 2.2

Wins 14 52 112 2.15 36 231 .329 5 0.10 13 0.25 13 0.25 5 46 51 0.98 153.0 2.9
Losses 9 38 60 1.58 23 144 .257 2 0.05 9 0.24 11 0.29 5 36 41 1.08 92.0 2.4