15 Sakthi Vetrivel
15 Sakthi Vetrivel
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Redmond, Wash.
High School: Overlake School
Position: MB/OH
Major: Computer Science/Business, Economics and Management
m 17
k/s 1.76
h % .017
a/s 0.31
b/s 0.30
sa/s 0.33
d/s 1.50

Honors
SCIAC All-Academic Team (2015-16)

2016
Played in 54 total sets...Came in third on the team with 95 kills, 1.76 kills per set...Also came in second on the team with 20 service aces and led the team with 16 blocks.

2015

   TEAM RANKS

  • 2nd in kills (75), kills per set (1.01), total blocks (32)
  • Tied-2nd in service aces (20)
  • 3rd in services aces per set (0.27)
  • 4th in digs (75)

Research and STEM activities
Interned at a machine-learning specialized startup lab the summer of 2016...Took an intro to fluid mechanics course through Academic Connections at UCSD...Studied structural engineering under Wil Srubar at EPGY Stanford...Launched a startup called collabwear with the help of Bill Aulet and Laurie Stach at MIT Launch.

Prior to Caltech
Four-year varsity letterwinner in high school...Named All-League Emerald City twice...Team captain as a senior...Career blocks school record holder...Played club volleyball for seven years...President of the Overlake Engineering and Launch clubs...Earned the Washington State Honors Award...A National AP Scholar and National Merit commended student...Recipient of a Math kangaroo-Washington State Award...Runner-up to NCWIT in the Computing Award...Placed first in both the Washington state Public Speaking and Essay Writing Bees.

Personal
Daughter of Jothi and Vetri Vetrivelkumaran...Has one younger brother, Karthik...ASCIT Director of Operations at Caltech.

Recent Games
Oct 21 Redlands L, 3-0
Oct 22 at Chapman L, 3-0
Oct 25 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-0
Oct 28 at Occidental L, 3-0
Oct 29 La Verne L, 3-0
Nov 1 West Coast Baptist W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 17 9
Sets 54 27
Kills 95 42
Kills per set 1.76 1.56
Errors 89 44
Total Attacks 363 181
Hitting Percentage .017 -.011
Assists 17 7
Assists per set 0.31 0.26
Service Aces 18 13
Service Errors 13 6
Service Aces per set 0.33 0.48
Reception Errors 25 16
Digs 81 29
Digs per set 1.50 1.07
Block Solo 4 2
Block Assist 12 7
Block Total 16 9
Blocks per set 0.30 0.33
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 4 3
Points 123.0 60.5
Points per set 2.3 2.2
Matches started 17 9
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 6 at West Coast Baptist L, 3-1 1 4 10 6 28 .143 0 1 2 1 2 1 1 0 2 1 12.5
Sep 10 at University of Antelope Valley L, 3-0 1 3 2 5 21 -.143 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 10 at University of Antelope Valley W, 3-2 1 5 7 7 26 .000 1 1 1 2 13 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 13 Providence Christian L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 15 .200 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Sep 17 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-0 1 3 4 6 24 -.083 0 2 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 1 6.5
Sep 23 Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 11 5 38 .158 0 2 2 1 3 0 1 1 1 0 13.5
Sep 24 at Redlands L, 3-0 1 3 2 6 12 -.333 2 1 1 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Sep 24 vs. UC Santa Cruz L, 3-0 1 3 4 5 18 -.056 1 1 1 1 6 0 1 1 1 0 5.5
Sep 27 Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 21 .143 1 2 0 6 5 1 2 0 3 2 9.0
Sep 30 Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 17 .176 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 1 Occidental L, 3-0 1 3 3 7 21 -.190 0 2 0 2 5 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Oct 4 at La Verne L, 3-0 1 3 5 4 11 .091 1 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 6 Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Mills W, 3-0 1 3 9 9 25 .000 4 1 2 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 11 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 7 7 22 .000 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 8.0
Oct 14 Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-0 1 3 1 6 15 -.333 1 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 15 at LIFE Pacific L, 3-0 1 3 8 7 28 .036 0 0 1 2 9 1 0 0 1 0 9.0
Oct 18 at Whittier L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Redlands L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Chapman L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Occidental L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 La Verne L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 West Coast Baptist W, 3-0 1 3 8 4 21 .190 2 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
  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 24 74 75 1.01 82 373 -.019 2 0.03 20 0.27 75 1.01 3 29 32 0.43 112.5 1.5
2016-17 17 54 95 1.76 89 363 .017 17 0.31 18 0.33 81 1.50 4 12 16 0.30 123.0 2.3
2017-18 22 69 90 1.30 68 315 .070 3 0.04 8 0.12 24 0.35 8 21 29 0.42 116.5 1.7
2018-19 24 85 92 1.08 69 336 .068 10 0.12 14 0.16 33 0.39 9 31 40 0.47 130.5 1.5
Total 87 282 352 1.25 308 1387 .032 32 0.11 60 0.21 213 0.76 24 93 117 0.41 482.5 1.7
  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 17 54 95 1.76 89 363 .017 17 0.31 18 0.33 81 1.50 4 12 16 0.30 123.0 2.3
Conference 9 27 42 1.56 44 181 -.011 7 0.26 13 0.48 29 1.07 2 7 9 0.33 60.5 2.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 24 46 1.92 36 173 .058 11 0.46 11 0.46 32 1.33 1 5 6 0.25 60.5 2.5
Away 8 27 45 1.67 48 172 -.017 5 0.19 6 0.22 43 1.59 3 6 9 0.33 57.0 2.1
Neutral 1 3 4 1.33 5 18 -.056 1 0.33 1 0.33 6 2.00 0 1 1 0.33 5.5 1.8
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Wins 3 11 24 2.18 20 72 .056 7 0.64 3 0.27 27 2.45 0 2 2 0.18 28.0 2.5
Losses 14 43 71 1.65 69 291 .007 10 0.23 15 0.35 54 1.26 4 10 14 0.33 95.0 2.2
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September 10 33 54 1.64 45 220 .041 9 0.27 12 0.36 45 1.36 2 11 13 0.39 73.5 2.2
October 6 18 33 1.83 40 122 -.057 6 0.33 5 0.28 30 1.67 2 1 3 0.17 40.5 2.3
November 1 3 8 2.67 4 21 .190 2 0.67 1 0.33 6 2.00 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 3.0