2009-10 Volleyball
Jelena Simic
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Jelena Simic
Jelena Simic

POS.OH
HT.5-10
YR.Jr.
HOMETOWNLazarevac, Serbia
PREVIOUS SCHOOLKolubara Technical/Seward County CC

As A R-Senior (2011)
Match-By-Match Stats | A-Sun Preseason All-Conference Team
Earned Preseason All-Atlantic Sun and A-Sun All-Academic honors ... played in 29 matches … finished second on the team in digs and third in kills (17th in the A-Sun) … tallied double digit kills 13 times and double digit digs on 15 occasions … registered 10 double-doubles … recorded nine kills, 12 digs and two blocks vs. Elon (Aug. 26) … finished with seven kills and nine digs vs. UCF (Sept. 3) … recorded nine kills vs. Furman (Sept. 3) … tallied nine kills and 17 digs at Miami (Sept. 9) … picked up her first double-double of the season with 13 kills and 20 digs vs. Rutgers (Sept. 16) … registered her second double-double of the season with 17 kills and 16 digs vs. Jacksonville (Sept. 23) … finished with seven kills and 12 digs vs. North Florida (Sept. 24) … finished with her third double-double of the season with 11 kills and 10 digs vs. Stetson (Oct. 1) … totaled 13 kills and 15 digs at Mercer (Oct. 7) … finished with nine kills and eight digs vs. USF (Oct. 12) … hit .462 and recorded a double-double with 14 kills and 16 digs vs. USC Upstate (Oct. 14) … registered 20 kills and 19 digs vs. ETSU (Oct. 15) … picked up 15 kills and 15 digs at Belmont (Oct. 21) … notched nine kills and eight digs at Lipscomb (Oct. 22) … finished with 12 kills and nine digs at FAU (Nov. 1) … recorded 14 kills and 12 digs vs. Mercer (Nov. 4) … picked up 10 kills and 17 digs on Senior Day vs. Villanova (Nov. 5) … posted 13 kills and 10 digs at UNF (Nov. 11) … recorded 15 kills and nine digs at Jacksonville (Nov. 12) … finished with eight kills and 10 digs vs. UNF in the quarterfinals of the A-Sun Tournament (Nov. 17) … recorded 10 kills and nine digs at Lipscomb in the semifinals of the A-Sun Tournament (Nov. 18 .

As A Senior (2010)
Utilized medical redshirt.

As A Junior (2009)
Match-By-Match Stats | A-Sun All-Conference Teams
Earned first team All-Atlantic Sun honors ... named to the All-Tournament team at the 2009 A-Sun Volleyball Championships ... started 29 matches for the Eagles in 2009 ... finished second in the A-Sun in kills/set with 3.81 and third in points/set with 4.18 ... tallied double digit kills in 24 of 29 matches, including 15 or more 11 times … recorded three of the top 20 kill totals in the A-Sun, highlighted by 25 at Jacksonville (Sept. 25) … finished with a service ace in 16 of 29 matches … registered multi-service ace contests eight times … recorded double digit digs in 16 of 29 matches, including picking up 15 or more five times … registered 14 double-doubles … finished a match with a hitting percentage greater than .300 11 times, including better than .400 twice … finished with six kills and five digs in her first match as an Eagle at Miami (Aug. 28) … finished with nine kills and 11 digs vs. USF (Aug. 29) … hit a career-high .429 and tallied 11 kills vs. Prairie View A&M (Aug. 29) … picked up 10 kills and seven digs at USC (Sept. 3) … recorded her first double-double for FGCU with a 19 kill 11 dig performance vs. Northern Arizona (Sept. 4) … blasted 14 kills at Pepperdine (Sept. 5) … finished with 11 kills and eight digs at Stetson (Sept. 8) … picked up a double-double at Campbell with 10 kills and 12 digs (Sept. 11) … recorded 11 kills at ETSU (Sept. 12) … notched a double-double at USC Upstate with 12 kills and 12 digs (Sept. 14) … had a 16 kill 10 dig performance vs. Belmont (Sept. 18) … smashed a career-high 25 kills at Jacksonville to go with 10 digs (Sept. 25) ... finished with 20 kills and 17 digs at North Florida (Sept. 26) … notched 15 kills and 20 digs vs. Mercer (Oct. 8) … recorded a double-double vs. Stetson with 14 kills and 12 digs (Oct. 13) … tallied 10 kills and season-highs with 22 digs and four blocks against Jacksonville (Oct. 17) … finished with 22 kills and 17 digs at Belmont (Oct. 24) … hit .325 and added 19 kills, which were the third-most in the conference in a three-set match, vs. ETSU (Oct. 30) ... finished with 16 kills and 14 digs vs. Campbell (Oct. 31) … in a five set thriller at Kennesaw State (Nov. 6), she recorded a double-double with 23 kills and 19 digs … tallied 13 kills and nine digs at Mercer (Nov. 7) … picked up her 14th double-double vs. USC Upstate with 17 kills and 13 digs … registered 18 kills with a .300 hitting percentage in A-Sun quarterfinal win over Campbell (Nov. 19) ... had 10 kills and hit .429 to go with seven digs before suffering an injury in an A-Sun semifinal win over Jacksonville (Nov. 20) ... did not play in A-Sun championship vs. Lipscomb (Nov. 21) due to an injury suffered in the semifinals.

As A Freshman & Sophomore (2007-2008 - Seward County CC)
Earned second team NJCAA All-American honors in 2008, becoming the 12th Lady Saint to be named an All-American in the last 12 seasons ... led the Lady Saints to a 36-16 overall record in 2008 including a 10-2 record in Jayhawk West Conference play ... named Jayhawk West Conference Most Valuable Player, NJCAA Region VI Most Valuable Player, Jayhawk West first team All-Conference, first team All-NJCAA Region VI, two-time NJCAA Region VI Player of the Week, and third team Preseason All-American in her two years at Seward County ... In 2008, she was the only player in the nation to top the 700 kill mark ... finished 8th in the NJCAA with 4.27 kills per game ... recorded 63 aces (19th most nationally) and was 31st in the country with 479 digs during the 2008 season ... first player in Seward County school history to record over 1,000 digs as well as 1,000 kills ... left the Lady Saints with 1,004 digs (3rd all-time), 138 aces (4th all-time), and 1,380 kills (1st all-time).

High School
Attended Kolubara Technical School.

Personal
Born June 5, 1988 ... daughter of Zivomir and Jasna Simic ... has two sisters, Marija and Nevena ... business major.

Season Highs
Attack Percentage (min. 5 kills): .462 vs. USC Upstate (Oct. 14, 2011)
Kills: 25 at Jacksonville (Sept. 25, 2009)
Kills (3 sets): 19 vs. ETSU (Oct. 30, 2009)
Kills (4 sets): 19 vs. Northern Arizona (Sept. 4, 2009)
Kills (5 sets): 25 at Jacksonville (Sept. 25, 2009)
Total Attempts: 66 at Belmont (Oct. 21, 2011)
Total Attempts (3 sets): 42 vs. USC Upstate (Nov. 12, 2009)
Total Attempts (4 sets): 57 vs. Mercer (Oct. 8, 2009)
Total Attempts (5 sets): 66 at Belmont (Oct. 21, 2011)
Assists: 3 on five occasions
Assists (3 sets): 3 at ETSU (Sept. 12, 2009)
Assists (4 sets): 3 at Penn State (Sept. 17, 2011)
Assists (5 sets): 3 on three occasions
Digs: 23 at Stetson (Oct. 29, 2011)
Digs (3 sets): 13 vs. USC Upstate (Nov. 12, 2009)
Digs (4 sets): 20 vs. Mercer (Oct. 8, 2009)
Digs (5 sets): 23 at Stetson (Oct. 29, 2011)
Aces: 4 vs. Campbell (Nov. 19, 2009)
Blocks: 4 vs. Jacksonville (Oct. 17, 2009)

Career-Highs
Attack Percentage (min. 5 kills): .462 vs. USC Upstate (Oct. 14, 2011)
Kills: 25 at Jacksonville (Sept. 25, 2009)
Kills (3 sets): 19 vs. ETSU (Oct. 30, 2009)
Kills (4 sets): 19 vs. Northern Arizona (Sept. 4, 2009)
Kills (5 sets): 25 at Jacksonville (Sept. 25, 2009)
Total Attempts: 66 at Belmont (Oct. 21, 2011)
Total Attempts (3 sets): 42 vs. USC Upstate (Nov. 12, 2009)
Total Attempts (4 sets): 57 vs. Mercer (Oct. 8, 2009)
Total Attempts (5 sets): 66 at Belmont (Oct. 21, 2011)
Assists: 3 on five occasions
Assists (3 sets): 3 at ETSU (Sept. 12, 2009)
Assists (4 sets): 3 at Penn State (Sept. 17, 2011)
Assists (5 sets): 3 on three occasions
Digs: 23 at Stetson (Oct. 29, 2011)
Digs (3 sets): 13 vs. USC Upstate (Nov. 12, 2009)
Digs (4 sets): 20 vs. Mercer (Oct. 8, 2009)
Digs (5 sets): 23 at Stetson (Oct. 29, 2011)
Aces: 4 vs. Campbell (Nov. 19, 2009)
Blocks: 4 vs. Jacksonville (Oct. 17, 2009)