12 Jovana Poljasevic
12 Jovana Poljasevic
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brcko, Bosnia & Herzegovina
High School: Vaso Pelagic Gymnasium
Position: MB
m 26
k/s 1.59
h % .280
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.79
sa/s 0.28
d/s 0.68

JUNIOR (2014)

- Summit League Academic Honor Roll selection
Poljasevic finished the year with 173 kills after playing 110 of 120 sets … Posted the third best team hitting percentage at a .271 clip … Finished with the second most service aces, 33, which was seventh best in the Summit League … Recorded a career best 14 kills twice against Houston (9/12) and Western Illinois (10/31) … Did not commit an error with a .700 hitting percentage in the win over Western Illinois … Had a career-high six digs and four blocks at South Dakota (9/28) while adding eight kills.

 

SOPHOMORE (2013)

Played in 92 sets in her second season with ORU... Recorded 121 kills, averaging 1.32 per set... Also tallied 97 blocks, including 14 solo efforts... Finished 10th in the Southland Conference with a .269 hitting percentage and 5th in the league with 1.05 blocks per set... Got off to a great start, with three kills and three solo blocks against Texas Southern (8/30)... Added seven kills and hit .600 against Prairie View A&M (8/31)... Led ORU with nine kills on just 10 attempts, with a .900 hitting percentage, against Southern (8/31)... Racked up five total blocks against Tulsa (9/3)... Had five kills without an error in a win over Texas Southern (9/6)... Had five more kills without making an attack error as ORU came back to beat UTEP (9/6)... Chipped in three kills and four blocks in a win over Incarnate Word (9/19)... Had four blocks, including three solos, in a win over New Orleans (9/26)... Blasted seven kills without committing an error in a sweep of Southeastern Louisiana (9/28)... Tallied six kills and six blocks (one solo) in a win over Stephen F. Austin (10/3)... Added four kills and five blocks against Central Arkansas (10/12)... Recorded four kills and a career-best eight blocks in a victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (10/24)... Notched four blocks (one solo) in a sweep of Houston Baptist (10/26)... Collected four kills, including the match-winner, along with five blocks in a sweep of Sam Houston State (10/31)... Blocked five attacks, including one solo, against Central Arkansas (11/9)... Recorded seven kills and five blocks in a SLC victory over Stephen F. Austin (11/12)... Blasted eight kills and made four blocks in a win over Southeastern Louisiana (11/14)... Blocked three spikes in the regular season finale, a win over New Orleans (11/16)... Had six kills and six blocks (one solo) in the SLC Tournament quarterfinals against Houston Baptist (11/22).

 

FRESHMAN (2012)

- Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll selection
Played in three matches in her first season... collected three kills and one assist... Made her collegiate debut against Buffalo (8/25), collecting one dig ... Tallied her first career kill against North Texas (9/7)... Added two kills and an assist in a victory over Nicholls State (9/22)... Was injured and did not play in the team's final 17 matches.

 
PRIOR TO ORU

Played middle blocker on her club team, ZOK Jedinstvo BRCKO... Participated on five State Championship squads... Played for ZOK Jedinstvo BRCKO at the 2012 CEV Volleyball Cup... Coached by Goran Hadzi.

 

PERSONAL

Daughter of Slavko and Jadranka Poljasevic ... Parents both work in the economics industry... Wants to study journalism at ORU... Participated in Latin American Dance while in high school... Mother was a professional handball player for nearly two decades... Favorite professional athlete is tennis great Novak Djokovi.

 

CAREER HIGHS

Kills: 14 vs. Houston, 9/12/14

Digs: 6 vs. South Dakota, 9/28/14

Assists: 4 vs. Arkansas, 9/9/14

Service Aces: 3 (2x), last vs. South Dakota State, 9/26/14

Block Solos: 3 (2x), last vs. New Orleans, 9/26/13

Block Assists: 8 vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, 10/24/13

Recent Games
Nov 1 at IUPUI L, 3-2
Nov 8 at Western Illinois W, 3-1
Nov 10 at Omaha L, 3-0
Nov 13 Denver L, 3-2
Nov 15 North Dakota St. L, 3-0
Nov 20 vs. Omaha L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 14
Sets 101 57
Kills 161 107
Kills per set 1.59 1.88
Errors 49 26
Total Attacks 400 255
Hitting Percentage .280 .318
Assists 15 9
Assists per set 0.15 0.16
Service Aces 28 17
Service Errors 48 30
Service Aces per set 0.28 0.30
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 69 42
Digs per set 0.68 0.74
Block Solo 12 6
Block Assist 68 44
Block Total 80 50
Blocks per set 0.79 0.88
Block Errors 6 4
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 235.0 152.0
Points per set 2.3 2.7
Matches started 24 12
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 28 at Ole Miss L, 3-0 1 3 3 2 9 .111 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Aug 29 vs. Northwestern St. W, 3-1 1 4 5 1 10 .400 2 2 2 0 4 1 1 0 2 0 8.5
Aug 29 vs. Tennessee St. W, 3-0 1 3 5 2 12 .250 1 1 3 0 4 1 1 0 2 0 7.5
Sep 4 vs. Marquette W, 3-2 1 5 4 2 16 .125 1 0 1 0 3 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Sep 5 at Missouri St. L, 3-1 1 4 9 3 20 .300 1 1 2 0 2 1 4 0 5 0 13.0
Sep 5 vs. Miami (Fla.) W, 3-1 1 4 7 1 19 .316 0 2 1 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 10.5
Sep 11 vs. Portland St. L, 3-0 1 3 4 2 8 .250 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Sep 11 vs. Southeastern La. W, 3-1 1 4 4 2 12 .167 0 1 2 0 3 0 5 1 5 0 7.5
Sep 12 at UNLV L, 3-1 1 4 3 2 10 .100 0 1 2 0 3 1 1 0 2 0 5.5
Sep 16 UT Arlington L, 3-1 1 4 4 1 13 .231 0 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Sep 18 Tulsa L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 7 .286 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Sep 19 vs. North Texas L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 19 vs. Houston Baptist W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 at North Dakota St. W, 3-1 1 4 7 3 15 .267 0 1 2 0 5 2 6 0 8 0 13.0
Sep 26 at South Dakota St. W, 3-2 1 5 9 4 25 .200 0 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 12.0
Oct 2 IUPUI W, 3-1 1 4 12 1 23 .478 1 2 1 0 4 0 6 1 6 0 17.0
Oct 4 Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-0 1 3 4 2 13 .154 0 1 0 0 3 0 9 0 9 0 9.5
Oct 9 Omaha L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at South Dakota L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Denver L, 3-1 1 4 15 1 24 .583 1 0 1 0 8 1 3 0 4 0 17.5
Oct 18 Western Illinois W, 3-2 1 5 5 3 16 .125 1 1 2 0 2 0 2 1 2 0 7.0
Oct 23 South Dakota L, 3-1 1 4 6 4 19 .105 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 2 1 8.0
Oct 25 South Dakota St. W, 3-2 1 4 1 2 13 -.077 0 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Oct 30 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 3-1 1 4 6 0 14 .429 2 1 4 0 3 1 3 0 4 0 9.5
Nov 1 at IUPUI L, 3-2 1 5 12 3 26 .346 0 2 2 0 3 1 2 1 3 0 16.0
Nov 8 at Western Illinois W, 3-1 1 4 10 1 20 .450 1 2 3 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Nov 10 at Omaha L, 3-0 1 3 9 2 17 .412 0 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 10.5
Nov 13 Denver L, 3-2 - 5 6 0 19 .316 2 2 5 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Nov 15 North Dakota St. L, 3-0 - 3 5 0 11 .455 0 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Nov 20 vs. Omaha L, 3-0 1 3 3 4 9 -.111 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 4.0
  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
2012-13 3 5 3 0.60 1 6 .333 1 0.20 0 0.00 1 0.20 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.6
2013-14 27 92 121 1.32 40 301 .269 7 0.08 0 0.00 30 0.33 14 83 97 1.05 176.5 1.9
2014-15 30 110 173 1.57 60 417 .271 19 0.17 33 0.30 54 0.49 7 64 71 0.65 245.0 2.2
2015-16 26 101 161 1.59 49 400 .280 15 0.15 28 0.28 69 0.68 12 68 80 0.79 235.0 2.3
Total 86 308 458 1.49 150 1124 .274 42 0.14 61 0.20 154 0.50 33 215 248 0.81 659.5 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 26 101 161 1.59 49 400 .280 15 0.15 28 0.28 69 0.68 12 68 80 0.79 235.0 2.3
Conference 14 57 107 1.88 26 255 .318 9 0.16 17 0.30 42 0.74 6 44 50 0.88 152.0 2.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 35 46 1.31 14 134 .239 5 0.14 12 0.34 21 0.60 0 29 29 0.83 72.5 2.1
Away 10 40 83 2.08 21 180 .344 6 0.15 10 0.25 30 0.75 8 25 33 0.82 113.5 2.8
Neutral 7 26 32 1.23 14 86 .209 4 0.15 6 0.23 18 0.69 4 14 18 0.69 49.0 1.9
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Wins 13 53 79 1.49 24 208 .264 9 0.17 16 0.30 41 0.77 7 43 50 0.94 123.5 2.3
Losses 13 48 82 1.71 25 192 .297 6 0.13 12 0.25 28 0.58 5 25 30 0.63 111.5 2.3
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August 3 10 13 1.30 5 31 .258 4 0.40 3 0.30 9 0.90 2 3 5 0.50 19.5 1.9
September 10 40 54 1.35 21 145 .228 2 0.05 10 0.25 23 0.57 6 29 35 0.88 84.5 2.1
October 7 28 49 1.75 13 122 .295 6 0.21 7 0.25 25 0.89 2 27 29 1.04 71.5 2.6
November 6 23 45 1.96 10 102 .343 3 0.13 8 0.35 12 0.52 2 9 11 0.48 59.5 2.6