16 Sara Skeens
16 - Sara Skeens
Height: 5-11
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wooster, Ohio
High School: Triway
Position: OH

2017 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Match-By-Match Stats | 
Named Horizon League Honorable Mention after averaging 3.10 kills per set on 319 total kills this season…appeared in all but one match during the year…tabbed the Horizon League Tournament MVP after leading the Viking offense with 4.29 kills per set on the weekend…recorded 17 double-digit kill performances including a career-high 20-kill match against Northern Kentucky in the Horizon League Semifinals (11/18)…tallied 19 kills at IUPUI (10/28) and Northern Kentucky (11/8)…finished with 18 kills at Wright State (10/27) and against Green Bay in the regular season finale (11/10)…recorded 15 kills on a season-best .444 hitting percentage against Indiana State (9/9)…named to the Panther Challenge All-Tournament Team after averaging a team-best 4.33 kills per set against Eastern Kentucky, UC Santa Barbara and Pittsburgh…also averaged 0.38 blocks per set on the year, posting a season-high four total blocks on three occasions.

2016 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Match-By-Match Stats
 | Named the Horizon League Co-Freshman of the Year and earned a spot on the Horizon League All-Freshman Team…appeared in all but two matches as one of Cleveland State’s primary outside hitters…recorded double-digit kills during 16 matches…named the Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week after posting 10 kills against Oakland (11/5) and 11 kills on a .400 hitting percentage against Youngstown State (11/6)…tallied a season-high 17 kills against Northern Kentucky (9/30)…notched 15 kills along with a season-high seven digs against Milwaukee (10/22)…tallied back-to-back 13-kill matches against Oakland (11/19) and Green Bay (11/20) in the Horizon League Tournament…recorded a season-high six blocks along with 10 kills against IUPUI (9/16) at the Hoosier Classic…recorded 12 kills on a season-best .478 hitting percentage against Wright State (10/14)…notched 12 kills and three block assists against Boise State (9/3).

HIGH SCHOOL
Three-time PAC 7 Player of the Year…four-time All-Ohio honoree…selected as the District 4 Player of the Year…named to the All-PAC 7 First Team three times…District 4 First Team honoree…combined for 1,840 kills throughout high school, leading Triway to three straight PAC 7 championships as a sophomore, junior, and senior…helped Triway capture a District championship as a sophomore along with an eight place finish in the Ohio State Tournament.

PERSONAL
Born July 10, 1997 in Wooster, Ohio…daughter of John and Sue Skeens…has one sister, Katie…named to the Merit Roll during high school…plans on majoring in journalism and promotional communication.