4 Grant Nelson
4 Grant Nelson
Height: 6-3
Year: JR
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
High School: Centennial HS
Position: S
m 24
k/s 0.16
h % .152
a/s 5.69
b/s 0.14
sa/s 0.16
d/s 1.28

2019 (Volleyball)
Started all 24 matches and competed in 85 sets… the junior setter dished out 484 assists with 5.69 per set… he is the Kingsmen’s all-time assist leader with 1,406… he had a season-high 36 assists as CLU upset No. 4 Stevens (03/29)… totaled 10-plus assists in 23 games, 20-plus in 12 games and 30-plus in two games… recorded a double-double twice, in assists and digs, versus North Central (01/12) and Wentworth (03/26).

2018 (Volleyball)
Played in 25 matches as a sophomore for the Kingsmen…In 85 sets, led the team with 819 assists and an average 9.64 assists per set…Led the Kingsmen in service aces with 16 on the season...Recorded 59 kills with a .433 hitting percentage…Tallied 129 digs which was third highest on the team…Fifth on the team with 32 total blocks…Season high 50 assists against Hope International (Jan. 20) and North Central (Feb. 2)...Recorded his season best of 15 digs against Illinois Tech. (Jan. 13).  

2017 (Volleyball)
Appeared in 22 sets over 16 matches as a true freshman…made his collegiate debut against the University of Mt. Olive (N.C.)(Jan. 9)…second on the squad with 103 assists and 4.68 assists per set…recorded five double-digit showings with a career-best 16 assists against Moorpark College…added eight kills on 19 attempts for a .319 hitting percentage…notched one service ace, which came against then No. 6 UCSC (Apr. 1)…tallied 25 digs and three blocks, all assists…contributed 10.5 total points.

Centennial High School
Graduated in 2016 in Las Vegas, Nev….played tennis and volleyball for the Bulldogs…earned 1st Team All-Conference and 2nd Team All-State honors…led his team to three straight playoffs…rallied from an 0-2 deficit to win the match in 5 sets in playoffs, which he considers his greatest personal sports moment…volunteered over 400 hours of community service through the Young Men’s Service League.

Personal
Full name: Grant Scott Nelson…born August 21, 1998 in Las Vegas, Nev.…parents are Terri and Scott Nelson…has one dog, Catcher…currently majoring in Criminal Justice…chose CLU because of the school and people…aspires to become a crime scene investigator.

Favorites

Movies: Step Brothers, Waterboy
Music: Lil Uzi Vert
Food: Tri-tip, Salmon
Sports (Other): Tennis, Soccer
Pro Teams: Manchester United, Real Madrid
Pro Athlete: Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James
Book: Series of Unfortunate Events
Magazine: Sports Illustrated
Number: 7
Color: Blue
Super Hero: Frozone
TV Shows: That ’70s Show
Video Games: Call of Duty, Overwatch
Quote: "Breathe, Believe, Battle” – Robert Rios
Hobbies/Special Talents:  Undefeated in pool at CLU
Something you would not know about him: He is an only child
If he could travel anywhere it would be: Turks and Caicos

Recent Games
Mar 26 at Wentworth (Mass.) W, 3-2
Mar 28 at Springfield L, 3-0
Mar 29 at Stevens W, 3-2
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0
Apr 4 Moorpark College W, 3-0
Apr 13 at UC Santa Cruz L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 24 -
Sets 85 -
Kills 14 -
Kills per set 0.16 -
Errors 9 -
Total Attacks 33 -
Hitting Percentage .152 -
Assists 484 -
Assists per set 5.69 -
Service Aces 14 -
Service Errors 19 -
Service Aces per set 0.16 -
Reception Errors 1 -
Digs 109 -
Digs per set 1.28 -
Block Solo 3 -
Block Assist 9 -
Block Total 12 -
Blocks per set 0.14 -
Block Errors 0 -
Ball Handling Errors 8 -
Points 35.5 -
Points per set 0.4 -
Matches started 24 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 10 Arcadia W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 13 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Jan 12 vs. North Central (Ill.) W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 2 .000 24 1 0 0 12 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Jan 12 vs. SUNY New Paltz (N.Y.) L, 3-1 1 4 1 0 1 1.000 16 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 1.5
Jan 13 vs. Marian (Wis.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 1 .000 17 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Jan 18 SUNY New Paltz (N.Y.) L, 3-2 1 5 1 0 2 .500 25 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Jan 25 Illinois Tech W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 24 3 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Jan 26 UC Santa Cruz L, 3-2 1 5 1 0 1 1.000 33 0 2 0 6 1 1 0 2 0 2.5
Feb 1 at Carthage (Wis.) L, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 17 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Feb 2 at North Central (Ill.) L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 1 -1.000 25 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 2 vs. Dominican (Ill.) L, 3-0 1 3 1 1 3 .000 13 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 3 at Benedictine (IL) L, 3-0 1 3 0 1 1 -1.000 20 0 2 0 5 0 1 0 1 1 0.5
Feb 8 at CSU Northridge L, 3-0 1 1 1 1 2 .000 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 15 CSU Northridge L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Feb 22 Alumni   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 St. John Fisher W, 3-0 1 3 1 1 2 .000 20 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 7 Adrian W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 25 2 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Mar 8 Emmanuel (Mass.) W, 3-0 1 2 1 0 1 1.000 10 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2.0
Mar 9 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 3-0 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 21 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Mar 9 Rivier W, 3-1 1 4 0 0 0 - 27 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mar 19 Endicott L, 3-2 1 5 0 0 0 - 19 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mar 25 at MIT W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 19 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Mar 26 at Wentworth (Mass.) W, 3-2 1 5 0 1 1 -1.000 27 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Mar 28 at Springfield L, 3-0 1 3 1 0 2 .500 7 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Mar 29 at Stevens W, 3-2 1 5 3 0 5 .600 36 1 0 0 8 0 2 0 2 1 5.0
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) W, 3-0 1 3 0 0 0 - 13 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1.5
Apr 4 Moorpark College W, 3-0 1 3 0 2 2 -1.000 16 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Apr 13 at UC Santa Cruz L, 3-1 1 4 2 2 5 .000 17 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 2.0
  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 24 85 14 0.16 9 33 .152 484 5.69 14 0.16 109 1.28 3 9 12 0.14 35.5 0.4
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 2 4 2 0.50 1 4 .250 21 5.25 0 0.00 1 0.25 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.5
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Home 11 39 6 0.15 3 11 .273 233 5.97 7 0.18 41 1.05 3 2 5 0.13 17.0 0.4
Away 9 32 6 0.19 5 15 .067 181 5.66 6 0.19 46 1.44 0 4 4 0.13 14.0 0.4
Neutral 4 14 2 0.14 1 7 .143 70 5.00 1 0.07 22 1.57 0 3 3 0.21 4.5 0.3
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Wins 14 47 7 0.15 4 17 .176 292 6.21 12 0.26 70 1.49 1 6 7 0.15 23.0 0.5
Losses 10 38 7 0.18 5 16 .125 192 5.05 2 0.05 39 1.03 2 3 5 0.13 12.5 0.3
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January 7 27 4 0.15 0 9 .444 152 5.63 5 0.19 31 1.15 2 4 6 0.22 13.0 0.5
February 4 12 1 0.08 3 5 -.400 75 6.25 1 0.08 16 1.33 0 1 1 0.08 2.5 0.2
March 11 39 7 0.18 2 12 .417 224 5.74 8 0.21 54 1.38 1 4 5 0.13 18.0 0.5
April 2 7 2 0.29 4 7 -.286 33 4.71 0 0.00 8 1.14 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 0.3