15 Sakthi Vetrivel
15 Sakthi Vetrivel
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
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 22
k/s 1.30
h % .070
a/s 0.04
b/s 0.42
sa/s 0.12
d/s 0.35

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
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 24 Whittier L, 3-0
Oct 25 at Chapman L, 3-0
Oct 27 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-0
Oct 28 Redlands W, 3-2
Oct 28 Life Pacific L, 3-0
Oct 31 at West Coast Baptist W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 22 15
Sets 69 47
Kills 90 49
Kills per set 1.30 1.04
Errors 68 44
Total Attacks 315 199
Hitting Percentage .070 .025
Assists 3 2
Assists per set 0.04 0.04
Service Aces 8 7
Service Errors 14 10
Service Aces per set 0.12 0.15
Reception Errors 1 1
Digs 24 15
Digs per set 0.35 0.32
Block Solo 8 4
Block Assist 21 19
Block Total 29 23
Blocks per set 0.42 0.49
Block Errors 7 5
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 116.5 69.5
Points per set 1.7 1.5
Matches started 20 15
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 5 West Coast Baptist W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at University of Antelope Valley L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at University of Antelope Valley L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 12 at Saint Katherine L, 3-0 - 3 6 7 20 -.050 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Sep 13 Providence Christian L, 3-1 1 4 7 7 27 .000 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 7.0
Sep 15 at Life Pacific L, 3-0 1 3 8 1 18 .389 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 16 Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 3 0 10 .300 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 22 Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 3 5 12 -.167 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Sep 23 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-0 1 3 4 3 13 .077 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Sep 23 at La Verne L, 3-0 1 3 1 3 13 -.154 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1.5
Sep 26 Occidental L, 3-0 1 3 8 10 30 -.067 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 29 at Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 5 3 12 .167 0 1 1 0 0 0 5 1 5 0 8.5
Sep 30 Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 1 2 9 -.111 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 3 at Redlands L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 Mills W, 3-0 1 3 5 1 10 .400 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 6.0
Oct 8 Saint Katherine L, 3-0 1 3 6 3 15 .200 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 13 at Claremont-M-S L, 3-0 1 3 1 5 11 -.364 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 2.5
Oct 14 La Verne L, 3-0 1 3 2 4 12 -.167 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 20 Pomona-Pitzer L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 16 .188 1 1 1 0 3 2 1 0 3 0 7.5
Oct 21 at Occidental L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 9 .111 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 24 Whittier L, 3-0 1 3 4 1 11 .273 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 4.5
Oct 25 at Chapman L, 3-0 1 3 4 0 9 .444 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Oct 27 at Cal Lutheran L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 11 .000 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 0 1.5
Oct 28 Redlands W, 3-2 1 5 5 4 21 .048 0 3 1 0 1 2 1 1 3 0 10.5
Oct 28 Life Pacific L, 3-0 1 3 1 2 11 -.091 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
Oct 31 at West Coast Baptist W, 3-0 - 3 8 3 15 .333 1 1 0 0 6 2 1 0 3 0 11.5
  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
Total 63 197 260 1.32 239 1051 .020 22 0.11 46 0.23 180 0.91 15 62 77 0.39 352.0 1.8
  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 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
Conference 15 47 49 1.04 44 199 .025 2 0.04 7 0.15 15 0.32 4 19 23 0.49 69.5 1.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 39 49 1.26 40 184 .049 1 0.03 6 0.15 11 0.28 5 5 10 0.26 62.5 1.6
Away 10 30 41 1.37 28 131 .099 2 0.07 2 0.07 13 0.43 3 16 19 0.63 54.0 1.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 3 11 18 1.64 8 46 .217 1 0.09 4 0.36 7 0.64 5 2 7 0.64 28.0 2.5
Losses 19 58 72 1.24 60 269 .045 2 0.03 4 0.07 17 0.29 3 19 22 0.38 88.5 1.5
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September 10 31 46 1.48 41 164 .030 0 0.00 3 0.10 8 0.26 1 11 12 0.39 55.5 1.8
October 12 38 44 1.16 27 151 .113 3 0.08 5 0.13 16 0.42 7 10 17 0.45 61.0 1.6