2 Emma Burdekin
2 Emma Burdekin
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Claremont, Calif.
High School: The Webb Schools
Position: MH
Major: Biology
m 25
k/s 1.26
h % .200
a/s 0.16
b/s 0.35
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.23

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her junior season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Volleyball team, where she is a middle hitter...2014: SCIAC All-Academic team...Appeared in six matches (11 sets)...Had 10 blocks, including two solo...2013: SCIAC All-Academic team...Appeared in nine matches (26 sets)...Totalled 17 kills in 49 attempts, as well as 22 blocks...2012: Appeared in 23 matches (67 sets)...Had 50 kills, 19 digs and 32 blocks on the year.

High School: Attended The Webb Schools right in Claremont, where she played volleyball and water polo for four years and swimming for three, and managed the boys' volleyball team as a senior...MVP/Coaches Award in 2011 for volleyball...MVP in both 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 for water polo...Served as a captain for volleyball as a senior and a two-year captain for water polo...Most Outstanding All Around Athlete award winner in 2012...Second-team all-league for water polo 2010-2011 and 2011-2012..Earned school's Gaul Award for 11 seasons of varsity sports...Academic Team Champion in Swimming in 2009-2010 and in Water Polo 2009-2010 and 2011-2012...Helped the Gauls to CIF appearances for volleyball and water polo all four years (reaching the quarterfinals for volleyball freshman year)...Highlighted in the Glendale News Press detailing a water polo game against Flintridge Prep: "The Flintridge Prep girls' water polo team ran into a one-man wrecking crew in the form of Webb's Emma Burdekin who scored more than half of her team's goals in a 15-5 win over the Rebels."...Class salutatorian...National Merit finalist...Earned 11th Grade English Award...AP scholar...Earned Brown University Book Award and the Sorosky achievement award...Cum Laude Member Junior and Senior Year, Honor Cabinet Member 2010-2012, National Spanish Exam Level 2 Gold and Level 3 & 4 Silver...AP Scholar with Distinction.

Personal: Attending Pomona College, where she majors in biology with a Spanish minor...plans to become a pediatrician...Has an older sister who graduated from Georgetown University in 2014 and a younger sister...Father, Richard, is a professor of economics at Claremont McKenna...Hobbies include swimming, traveling and reading...Favorite books include the Harry Potter series, The Help, Hunger Games, and The Great Gatsby...Favorite movies are Up, Anchorman and Good Will Hunting...Favorite athletes include Ryan Lochte, Misty May and Kerri Walsh, Gabby Douglas and Missy Franklin...Spent the summer (2015) interning at LA BioMed and Make-A-Wish OCIE...Worked at GIRLS Camp in the summers of 2010 and 2011...Chose Pomona because "what I love about Pomona is that it's a small school with a non-competitive and friendly environment that gives me the opportunity to pursue not only all my academic interests, but also to play volleyball.  It strikes the perfect balance!"

Recent Games
Oct 20 Redlands W, 3-0
Oct 24 Claremont-M-S L, 3-0
Oct 24 at Caltech W, 3-0
Oct 27 La Verne W, 3-0
Oct 30 at Whittier L, 3-1
Oct 31 Cal Lutheran L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 25 16
Sets 77 50
Kills 97 77
Kills per set 1.26 1.54
Errors 38 24
Total Attacks 295 201
Hitting Percentage .200 .264
Assists 12 9
Assists per set 0.16 0.18
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 1 0
Digs 18 13
Digs per set 0.23 0.26
Block Solo 5 3
Block Assist 22 16
Block Total 27 19
Blocks per set 0.35 0.38
Block Errors 2 0
Ball Handling Errors 3 3
Points 113.0 88.0
Points per set 1.5 1.8
Matches started 22 16
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 4 St. Mary's (Md.) W, 3-2 1 3 1 0 8 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 4 Colby-Sawyer W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 6 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 5 New York U. W, 3-1 1 4 4 0 9 .444 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 5 George Fox W, 3-1 1 4 4 4 13 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1 0 4.5
Sep 15 at Redlands W, 3-1 1 4 4 2 12 .167 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 18 at Chapman L, 3-2 1 5 12 1 25 .440 3 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 13.0
Sep 19 at Occidental W, 3-2 1 5 4 2 16 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Sep 22 Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 10 1 15 .600 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Sep 25 vs. Case Western Reserve L, 3-1 - 4 2 2 20 .000 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 4 0 4.5
Sep 25 vs. Mount Union L, 3-0 - 2 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 26 at Carnegie Mellon L, 3-0 - 3 1 4 12 -.250 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 26 vs. John Carroll L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Caltech W, 3-0 1 3 4 0 9 .444 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 5.0
Oct 2 at La Verne L, 3-1 1 2 3 0 9 .333 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3.0
Oct 3 Austin W, 3-0 1 2 2 2 10 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 6 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 5 2 14 .214 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 1 6.0
Oct 8 Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 3 4 13 -.077 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Oct 13 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-1 1 1 0 1 2 -.500 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.0
Oct 16 Occidental W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 14 .357 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 17 Southwestern (Tex.) L, 3-0 1 2 3 2 13 .077 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4.0
Oct 20 Redlands W, 3-0 1 3 4 1 11 .273 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 24 Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 2 2 9 .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 24 at Caltech W, 3-0 1 2 5 0 5 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 27 La Verne W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 21 .286 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Oct 30 at Whittier L, 3-1 1 4 4 3 12 .083 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 31 Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 14 .071 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 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
Total 25 77 97 1.26 38 295 .200 12 0.16 0 0.00 18 0.23 5 22 27 0.35 113.0 1.5
Conference 16 50 77 1.54 24 201 .264 9 0.18 0 0.00 13 0.26 3 16 19 0.38 88.0 1.8
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 42 57 1.36 21 165 .218 4 0.10 0 0.00 8 0.19 2 14 16 0.38 66.0 1.6
Away 9 29 38 1.31 15 107 .215 7 0.24 0 0.00 9 0.31 2 4 6 0.21 42.0 1.4
Neutral 2 6 2 0.33 2 23 .000 1 0.17 0 0.00 1 0.17 1 4 5 0.83 5.0 0.8
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Wins 12 39 49 1.26 14 134 .261 2 0.05 0 0.00 9 0.23 0 7 7 0.18 52.5 1.3
Losses 13 38 48 1.26 24 161 .149 10 0.26 0 0.00 9 0.24 5 15 20 0.53 60.5 1.6
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September 12 43 49 1.14 16 148 .223 7 0.16 0 0.00 11 0.26 2 12 14 0.33 57.0 1.3
October 13 34 48 1.41 22 147 .177 5 0.15 0 0.00 7 0.21 3 10 13 0.38 56.0 1.6