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Sammy Condon
Sammy  Condon

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central

Height:
6-1

Position:
MH

Major:
Elementary Education


05/11/2018

OAKLAND VOLLEYBALL ADDS FORMER STANDOUT CONDON TO COACHING STAFF

Condon played for the Golden Grizzlies from 2014-17

04/17/2018

BACK AT THE O'RENA, BGAs STILL HOLD THE SAME MAGIC: A STUDENT-ATHLETE PERSPECTIVE

Senior baseball player Nate Schweers recaps the 2018 Black and Gold Awards

11/18/2017

OAKLAND'S SEASON ENDS WITH THREE SET LOSS TO GREEN BAY IN LEAGUE SEMIFINAL

Sammy Condon and Darien Bandel each recorded nine kills

11/14/2017

BANDEL NAMED HORIZON LEAGUE PLAYER OF THE YEAR AS OAKLAND LANDS FOUR ON ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Darien Bandel becomes the first conference player of the year in the Division I era

11/10/2017

BANDEL AND CONDON NAMED TO HORIZON LEAGUE ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

The standout seniors rank among the best in the Horizon League in multiple categories

11/08/2017

Oakland vs. IUPUI (11/8/2017)

Oakland vs. IUPUI (11/8/2017) O'rena

10/20/2017

Oakland vs. Milwaukee (1020/2017)

Oakland vs. Milwaukee (1020/2017)

09/30/2017

Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky

Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky 9/30/17

09/16/2017

Oakland vs. Fort Wayne

Oakland vs. Fort Wayne Sept. 16, 2017

09/15/2017

Oakland vs. Kent State

Oakland vs. Kent State in the 2017 home opener

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2017
 Appeared in all 114 sets
 One of 30 NCAA women’s volleyball student-athletes selected as a candidate for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award
 All-Horizon League First Team selection
 Voted to the 2017 Horizon League All-Tournament team
 Became the first player in Oakland history to earn all-league honors every season of her career
 Ranked 31st in the NCAA in service aces with 45 (0.39 per set)
 Oakland’s all-time leader in block assists (404) and total blocks (432)
 Finished her career ranking inside Oakland’s top-10 in nine other categories: sets played (third, 462), kills (1,070, sixth), kills per set (2.32, 10th), attempts (2,293, 10th), hitting percentage (.268, third), service aces (101, tied for third), aces per set (0.22, tied for 10th), solo blocks (28, tied for 10th) and blocks per set (0.94, fourth)
 Her 45 service aces on the year ranks third-most in a single season in program history and her 0.39 aces per set is fourth all-time in a season
 Her 110 block assists rank sixth all-time in a single season in Oakland history and her 120 total blocks on the year ranks seventh
 Averaged 1.10 blocks per set, which ranks 10th all-time in a single season in program history
 Recorded five service aces on Oct. 11 against IUPUI, which is the seventh-most in a single game in Oakland history
 Had 11 total blocks on Oct. 20 against Milwaukee and on Oct. 21 against Green Bay which is tied for the fourth-most blocks in a game in program history
 Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 23
 Ranked third in the Horizon League in service aces per set and seventh blocks per set

2016
Appeared in a school record 125 sets
All-Horizon League First Team selection
Becomes the second player in the Division I era to earn First Team All-League honors three times
Finished the season ranking ninth all-time in career kills (816), kills per set (2.34) and total blocks (312), third in hitting percentage (.269), eighth in block assists (294) and fourth in blocks per set (0.90)
Registered 111 block assists, tied for fourth-most in a single season in Oakland history
Led the team in hitting percentage at .269 which ranked 10th in the Horizon League
Recorded a career-high 17 kills on Oct. 14 against Milwaukee, hitting .429
Named to the Rice Adidas Invite All-Tournament team

2015

• Named to All-Horizon League team for second-straight season
• Played in 113 sets over 30 matches
• Third on the team in kills per set (2.43) and led team in blocks per set (0.96) and hitting percentage (.270 - min. 300 att.)
• Named Horizon League Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 21
• Ranked inside top-10 during league play in blocks and hitting percentage
• Recorded 13 matches with double-digit kills
• Tallied season-high 14 kills with five blocks vs. Green Bay
• Ranks third in program history in hitting percentage and fourth in blocks per set
• Collected career-best nine blocks and nine kills against Western Michigan

2014
• 2014 Horizon League Tournament MVP after aiding Oakland to their first-ever conference tournament title; became just the second freshman in team history to achieve the feat
• 2014 All-Horizon League selection, also All-Freshman Team honoree
• Ranked sixth in the Horizon League in hitting percentage (.277) which led Oakland
• Had 14 kills and hit .522 in win at SEC champion Missouri Sept. 6
• Hit .538 with 14 kills and no errors against Holy Cross Sept. 13
• Army Black Knight Invitational All-Tournament team
• Missouri All-Tournament team

2013
• Redshirted the 2013 season, retaining four years of eligibility

ACADEMIC
• Named to the Horizon League All-Academic team (2017)
• Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
• 2013-14 Oakland Dean's List

High School
• Four-year letter winner under coach Brie Isaacson
• Three-time All-Conference selection
• Two-time All-Area honoree

Extracurricular Activities
• Member of the Sports Performance Volleyball Club (Aurora, Ill.)
• Team was ranked No. 1 in the country in 2013
• Helped lead team to a victory in the AAU National Championship in 2013

Personal
Full Name: Samantha Elizabeth Condon
Parents: Tom and Mary Condon
Siblings: Stephanie

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
1. The volleyball program
2. Academic programs
3. Location

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