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5 Marissa Cataldo
5 Marissa Cataldo
Birth Date: August 1
Height: 5'7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Melrose, Mass.
High School: Melrose
Position: OH
m 27
k/s 2.27
h % .108
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.11
sa/s 0.33
d/s 2.32

AS A SOPHOMORE...

  • Played in 26 matches, earning 19 starts over the year while appearing in 85 total sets.
  • Collected 167 kills, averaging just under 2.0 kills per set while also tabulating 126 digs, good for 1.48 digs per frame.
  • Broke out for a career-high 23 kills against Lasell College on October 21 and followed it up with an 18 kill outing against Framingham State on October 26.
  • Posted a season-high 12 digs on October 4 vs. Keene State.
  • Finished the year with 37 aces, 31 assists and 21 total blocks. 
  • Named to the GNAC Academic All-Conference Team while also earning the 2017 Team Academic Award.
  • Selected as the 2017 Women's Volleyball Unsung Hero by the coaching staff.

AS A FRESHMAN...

  • Appeared in all 33 matches, starting 17 of them for the Saints in her rookie campaign
  • Cataldo totaled 155 kills, 113 sets, and 23 service aces on offense. Defensively she added 220 digs for the Saints in 2016.
  • The outside hitter has twice tallied a career high 11 kills in a match.  
  • On October 18 in a conference matchup against Simmons College Cataldo recorded a career high 22 digs adding nine kills on the day.

BEFORE EMMANUEL...

  • Cataldo was a three-year starter on the varsity team at Melrose High School (Melrose, Mass.)
  • Was named a Middlesex League All-Star as a junior, as well as being named the team's unsung hero
  • Was the team captain as a senior and was named Middlesex League MVP and team MVP
  • Chosen as a Boston Globe All-Scholastic Player as a senior and was a member of the Division II MGVCA team

PLAYER PROFILE

  • Major: Accounting & Economics
  • Career Aspirations: CPA
  • Favorite Movie: Sisters
  • Favorite Book: The Great Gatsby
  • Favorite Pre-match Meal: Z-Bar
  • Favorite Late Night Snack: Ice Cream
  • Favorite Spot on the EC Campus: The Quad
  • Most Exciting Athletic Experience: Getting 23 kills in one game
  • Most Respected Professional Athlete: Aly Raisman
Recent Games
Oct 20 Colby-Sawyer College L, 3-2
Oct 24 Keene State College L, 3-0
Oct 25 at Western New England University L, 3-2
Oct 27 vs. Regis College W, 3-0
Oct 27 at University of Saint Joseph (CT) W, 3-1
Oct 30 at Rivier University L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 12
Sets 95 44
Kills 216 94
Kills per set 2.27 2.14
Errors 134 54
Total Attacks 762 348
Hitting Percentage .108 .115
Assists 14 7
Assists per set 0.15 0.16
Service Aces 31 17
Service Errors 13 7
Service Aces per set 0.33 0.39
Reception Errors 35 18
Digs 220 115
Digs per set 2.32 2.61
Block Solo 1 1
Block Assist 9 5
Block Total 10 6
Blocks per set 0.11 0.14
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 252.5 114.5
Points per set 2.7 2.6
Matches started 26 12
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 5 at Eastern Nazarene College L, 3-1 1 4 14 6 38 .211 1 2 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Sep 8 at Albertus Magnus College W, 3-1 1 4 13 5 34 .235 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 13.0
Sep 8 vs. Norwich University W, 3-0 1 3 8 4 30 .133 1 1 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 11 at Becker College W, 3-0 1 3 11 6 32 .156 1 1 1 2 15 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Sep 13 Curry College L, 3-2 1 5 17 8 52 .173 0 3 0 1 5 0 1 0 1 1 20.5
Sep 18 University of Massachusetts - Boston L, 3-1 1 4 4 1 13 .231 0 2 2 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 20 Fisher College W, 3-1 1 3 7 3 26 .154 1 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 22 at Wentworth Institute of Technology L, 3-0 1 3 4 5 25 -.040 0 0 0 3 5 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Sep 26 Anna Maria College W, 3-0 1 3 12 3 24 .375 1 3 1 1 7 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Sep 27 at Emerson College L, 3-0 1 3 8 6 33 .061 0 1 0 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 29 at St. Joseph's College (ME) W, 3-0 1 3 9 3 26 .231 2 1 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Sep 29 vs. Husson University W, 3-0 1 3 12 5 28 .250 1 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 12.0
Oct 3 at Johnson & Wales University L, 3-0 1 3 7 5 27 .074 2 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 4 MIT L, 3-0 1 3 3 5 15 -.133 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 6 Suffolk University L, 3-2 1 5 11 6 43 .116 0 3 0 3 19 0 0 0 0 0 14.0
Oct 6 U. of New England L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 22 .045 1 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Oct 10 Simmons College L, 3-1 1 4 2 5 18 -.167 1 0 0 4 9 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 11 Rivier University L, 3-0 1 3 0 4 14 -.286 0 0 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 at Lasell College L, 3-1 1 4 6 5 42 .024 0 2 1 0 14 1 1 0 2 0 9.5
Oct 16 at Salem State University L, 3-0 - 2 2 3 10 -.100 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 18 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 3-1 1 4 13 10 41 .073 1 0 0 1 14 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Oct 20 Colby-Sawyer College L, 3-2 1 5 12 5 46 .152 0 2 0 2 16 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Oct 24 Keene State College L, 3-0 1 3 8 6 29 .069 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 25 at Western New England University L, 3-2 1 5 10 5 30 .167 0 1 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Oct 27 vs. Regis College W, 3-0 1 3 11 4 24 .292 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 13.5
Oct 27 at University of Saint Joseph (CT) W, 3-1 1 4 3 5 20 -.100 0 3 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 30 at Rivier University L, 3-0 1 3 3 6 20 -.150 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
  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
2016-17 33 113 155 1.37 116 696 .056 14 0.12 23 0.20 220 1.95 1 11 12 0.11 184.5 1.6
2017-18 26 85 167 1.96 105 654 .095 17 0.20 14 0.16 126 1.48 2 7 9 0.11 186.5 2.2
2018-19 27 95 216 2.27 134 762 .108 14 0.15 31 0.33 220 2.32 1 9 10 0.11 252.5 2.7
Total 86 293 538 1.84 355 2112 .087 45 0.15 68 0.23 566 1.93 4 27 31 0.11 623.5 2.1
  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 27 95 216 2.27 134 762 .108 14 0.15 31 0.33 220 2.32 1 9 10 0.11 252.5 2.7
Conference 12 44 94 2.14 54 348 .115 7 0.16 17 0.39 115 2.61 1 5 6 0.14 114.5 2.6
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Home 11 41 82 2.00 51 302 .103 4 0.10 17 0.41 89 2.17 0 5 5 0.12 101.5 2.5
Away 13 45 103 2.29 70 378 .087 8 0.18 11 0.24 108 2.40 1 3 4 0.09 116.5 2.6
Neutral 3 9 31 3.44 13 82 .220 2 0.22 3 0.33 23 2.56 0 1 1 0.11 34.5 3.8
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Wins 9 29 86 2.97 38 244 .197 7 0.24 13 0.45 73 2.52 0 2 2 0.07 100.0 3.4
Losses 18 66 130 1.97 96 518 .066 7 0.11 18 0.27 147 2.23 1 7 8 0.12 152.5 2.3
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September 12 41 119 2.90 55 361 .177 8 0.20 16 0.39 100 2.44 0 3 3 0.07 136.5 3.3
October 15 54 97 1.80 79 401 .045 6 0.11 15 0.28 120 2.22 1 6 7 0.13 116.0 2.1