15 Sakthi Vetrivel
15 Sakthi Vetrivel
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Redmond, Wash.
High School: Overlake School
Position: MB/OPP
Major: Computer Science/Business, Economics and Management
Weapon: Computer Science and Business, Economics, and Management
m 24
k/s 1.08
h % .068
a/s 0.12
b/s 0.47
sa/s 0.16
d/s 0.39

Honors
SCIAC All-Academic Team (2015-16)

2018

   SCIAC RANKS

  • t-9th in solo blocks (5)
  • 22nd in blocks/set (0.54)

   TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in total blocks (40)
  • Led team in solo blocks (9)
  • Led team in assisted blocks (31)
  • 4th in kills (92)
  • t-5th in service aces (14)

2017

   TEAM RANKS

  • Led team in total blocks (29)
  • Led team in solo blocks (8)
  • Led team in assisted blocks (21)
  • 4th on team in kills (90)
  • 4th on team in kills/set (1.30)
  • 5th on team in attack % (.070)
  • 5th on team in service aces (8)

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
Microsoft ASCIT President internship during the summer of 2017...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 13 Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-2
Oct 16 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-1
Oct 19 La Verne L, 3-0
Oct 20 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-0
Oct 23 Redlands L, 3-0
Oct 27 at Occidental L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 24 16
Sets 85 52
Kills 92 58
Kills per set 1.08 1.12
Errors 69 44
Total Attacks 336 204
Hitting Percentage .068 .069
Assists 10 4
Assists per set 0.12 0.08
Service Aces 14 11
Service Errors 10 6
Service Aces per set 0.16 0.21
Reception Errors 2 2
Digs 33 25
Digs per set 0.39 0.48
Block Solo 9 5
Block Assist 31 23
Block Total 40 28
Blocks per set 0.47 0.54
Block Errors 1 1
Ball Handling Errors 2 1
Points 130.5 85.5
Points per set 1.5 1.6
Matches started 24 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 at Marymount (Ca.) L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 1 at Providence Christian W, 3-1 1 4 8 4 21 .190 2 1 2 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 10.5
Sep 1 at Life Pacific L, 3-2 1 5 2 3 17 -.059 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 4 at West Coast Baptist W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 16 .188 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 1 4.5
Sep 7 at Alverno L, 3-2 1 5 5 3 19 .105 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 7.0
Sep 7 at MSOE L, 3-2 1 5 6 5 20 .050 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 8 vs. Benedictine (Ill.) L, 3-1 1 3 1 1 2 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Sep 8 vs. Wis.-Platteville L, 3-1 1 4 2 4 9 -.222 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 14 at Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 4 0 9 .444 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 3 0 6.0
Sep 15 Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 2 0 5 .400 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 18 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-0 1 3 3 4 9 -.111 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 4.0
Sep 21 Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 8 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 22 at La Verne L, 3-0 1 3 4 2 10 .200 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 25 Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 1 5 13 -.308 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3.0
Sep 28 at Redlands L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 17 .059 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Oct 2 Occidental L, 3-1 1 4 11 6 30 .167 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 1 2 0 13.5
Oct 6 Mills W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Saint Katherine L, 3-1 1 4 6 4 28 .071 0 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Oct 9 Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 5 6 17 -.059 0 1 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Oct 12 at Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 2 6 14 -.286 0 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Oct 13 Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-2 1 5 7 2 16 .313 1 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Oct 16 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-1 1 4 4 2 14 .143 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Oct 19 La Verne L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 10 .000 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 0 3 0 3.0
Oct 20 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 7 .000 2 0 1 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Oct 23 Redlands L, 3-0 1 3 2 4 14 -.143 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 1 3.0
Oct 27 at Occidental L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 11 .273 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
  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
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 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
Conference 16 52 58 1.12 44 204 .069 4 0.08 11 0.21 25 0.48 5 23 28 0.54 85.5 1.6
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 31 38 1.23 29 141 .064 2 0.06 6 0.19 14 0.45 4 10 14 0.45 53.0 1.7
Away 13 47 51 1.09 35 184 .087 7 0.15 8 0.17 19 0.40 4 21 25 0.53 73.5 1.6
Neutral 2 7 3 0.43 5 11 -.182 1 0.14 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0 1 0.14 4.0 0.6
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Wins 2 7 12 1.71 5 37 .189 2 0.29 1 0.14 5 0.71 1 2 3 0.43 15.0 2.1
Losses 22 78 80 1.03 64 299 .054 8 0.10 13 0.17 28 0.36 8 29 37 0.47 115.5 1.5
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September 14 50 47 0.94 34 175 .074 6 0.12 4 0.08 12 0.24 6 13 19 0.38 63.5 1.3
October 10 35 45 1.29 35 161 .062 4 0.11 10 0.29 21 0.60 3 18 21 0.60 67.0 1.9