13 Alica Kandler
13 Alica Kandler
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Olfen, Germany
Position: OH/L
m 33
k/s 2.75
h % .204
a/s 0.12
b/s 0.40
sa/s 0.25
d/s 2.20

2017: SENIOR

  • Named First Team All-Atlantic 10 Conference and A-10 All-Academic Team
  • Led the Rams with 316 kills (2.75 per set)
  • Posted double-digit kills in 16 matches, as well as seven double-doubles (kills-digs)
  • Earned Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week on Sept. 25
  • Recorded 10 kills, 11 digs and served up four aces in a victory over Seton Hall on Sept. 16
  • Produced a career high and season high 20 kills vs. Howard on Sept. 9
  • Collected a career-high 17 digs against Duquesne on Nov. 5

2016: JUNIOR

  • Led team with 286 kills, an average of 2.38 per set
  • Also ranked second on the team in service aces (30) and digs (256)
  • Provided 15 kills, nine digs and hit .444 in her VCU debut Aug. 26 at Bowling Green
  • Recorded at least 10 kills 14 times and posted seven double-doubles (kills-digs)
  • Logged a season-high 16 kills Sept. 16 against High Point
  • Fired five aces in matches against George Washington (Oct. 9) and Davidson (Nov. 5)

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Played two seasons for Daytona State College (NJCAA)
  • 2015 Mid-Florida Conference Player of the Year
  • Two-time NJCAA All-American while collecting First-Team All-Conference and All-Region selections her freshman and sophomore seasons
  • Played for the German Youth National Team for three years and placed first at the European Championship Qualification with the National Team in 2013

GETTING TO KNOW ALICIA:

  • Born on January 29, 1996 in Datteln, Germany
  • Daughter of Uwe and Cornelia Kandler
  • Majoring in Forensic Science
Recent Games
Nov 3 at La Salle W, 3-0
Nov 5 at Duquesne W, 3-1
Nov 11 Davidson W, 3-1
Nov 18 vs. Rhode Island W, 3-0
Nov 19 vs. Dayton W, 3-2
Dec 1 vs. Pittsburgh L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 33 14
Sets 115 46
Kills 316 131
Kills per set 2.75 2.85
Errors 114 37
Total Attacks 989 407
Hitting Percentage .204 .231
Assists 14 7
Assists per set 0.12 0.15
Service Aces 29 11
Service Errors 27 11
Service Aces per set 0.25 0.24
Reception Errors 40 13
Digs 253 100
Digs per set 2.20 2.17
Block Solo 3 2
Block Assist 43 19
Block Total 46 21
Blocks per set 0.40 0.46
Block Errors 2 1
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 369.5 153.5
Points per set 3.2 3.3
Matches started 33 14
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 19 VCU   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 25 vs. Texas State W, 3-0 1 3 6 4 22 .091 1 0 0 2 11 0 4 0 4 0 8.0
Aug 26 vs. Sam Houston St. W, 3-1 1 4 6 6 36 .000 0 0 1 0 8 0 3 1 3 0 7.5
Aug 26 at Texas A&M L, 3-0 1 3 9 2 23 .304 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Aug 29 William & Mary W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 25 .400 1 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Sep 1 vs. Notre Dame L, 3-1 1 4 11 2 41 .220 0 0 1 6 9 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Sep 1 at Toledo W, 3-1 1 4 7 3 30 .133 0 0 2 2 11 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 2 vs. Southeastern La. W, 3-0 1 2 5 4 11 .091 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Sep 5 at High Point W, 3-2 1 5 12 3 31 .290 0 0 2 0 14 0 1 0 1 0 12.5
Sep 8 at Virginia W, 3-0 1 3 10 1 21 .429 0 2 0 1 7 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Sep 9 vs. Ohio W, 3-0 1 3 9 1 16 .500 0 1 0 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 11.0
Sep 9 vs. Howard W, 3-2 1 5 20 15 64 .078 0 0 1 2 11 0 2 0 2 0 21.0
Sep 12 at Liberty W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 24 .208 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 15 Bowling Green W, 3-0 1 3 12 2 22 .455 0 2 1 0 8 0 2 0 2 0 15.0
Sep 16 Seton Hall W, 3-2 1 5 10 4 27 .222 2 4 1 3 11 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Sep 16 Northwestern W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 28 .214 0 3 1 2 7 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 22 Rhode Island W, 3-0 1 3 12 0 28 .429 0 1 1 1 8 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Sep 24 Fordham W, 3-0 1 3 10 3 24 .292 2 1 2 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Sep 30 at Davidson W, 3-0 1 3 6 0 19 .316 3 0 0 1 7 2 1 0 3 0 8.5
Oct 3 Md.-East. Shore W, 3-1 1 4 11 5 40 .150 1 3 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 1 14.0
Oct 6 Duquesne W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 21 .238 0 3 0 2 6 0 0 1 0 0 8.0
Oct 8 La Salle W, 3-0 1 3 7 5 19 .105 0 1 1 0 7 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Oct 13 at George Washington W, 3-0 1 3 4 3 21 .048 0 0 0 2 7 0 1 0 1 0 4.5
Oct 14 at George Mason W, 3-0 1 3 11 2 27 .333 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 11.5
Oct 20 at Fordham W, 3-0 1 3 11 1 29 .345 0 0 1 2 3 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Oct 22 at Rhode Island W, 3-0 1 3 9 6 30 .100 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 10.0
Oct 27 Saint Louis W, 3-0 1 3 8 3 30 .167 1 0 0 2 6 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Oct 29 Dayton W, 3-2 1 5 17 4 57 .228 0 0 2 0 13 0 2 0 2 0 18.0
Nov 3 at La Salle W, 3-0 1 3 13 0 17 .765 0 0 1 1 11 0 2 0 2 0 14.0
Nov 5 at Duquesne W, 3-1 1 4 10 4 44 .136 1 2 1 0 17 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Nov 11 Davidson W, 3-1 1 4 8 6 41 .049 0 2 0 0 8 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Nov 18 vs. Rhode Island W, 3-0 1 3 7 4 25 .120 0 0 1 1 4 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Nov 19 vs. Dayton W, 3-2 1 5 14 8 56 .107 0 1 0 4 13 0 1 0 1 0 15.5
Dec 1 vs. Pittsburgh L, 3-1 1 4 8 6 40 .050 1 0 2 1 6 1 0 0 1 0 9.0
  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
2016-17 33 120 286 2.38 118 853 .197 26 0.22 30 0.25 256 2.13 2 24 26 0.22 330.0 2.8
2017-18 33 115 316 2.75 114 989 .204 14 0.12 29 0.25 253 2.20 3 43 46 0.40 369.5 3.2
Total 66 235 602 2.56 232 1842 .201 40 0.17 59 0.25 509 2.17 5 67 72 0.31 699.5 3.0
  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 33 115 316 2.75 114 989 .204 14 0.12 29 0.25 253 2.20 3 43 46 0.40 369.5 3.2
Conference 14 46 131 2.85 37 407 .231 7 0.15 11 0.24 100 2.17 2 19 21 0.46 153.5 3.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 42 120 2.86 36 362 .232 7 0.17 20 0.48 91 2.17 0 14 14 0.33 147.0 3.5
Away 12 40 110 2.75 28 316 .259 5 0.13 5 0.13 89 2.23 2 13 15 0.38 123.5 3.1
Neutral 9 33 86 2.61 50 311 .116 2 0.06 4 0.12 73 2.21 1 16 17 0.52 99.0 3.0
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Wins 30 104 288 2.77 104 885 .208 13 0.13 29 0.28 234 2.25 2 41 43 0.41 339.5 3.3
Losses 3 11 28 2.55 10 104 .173 1 0.09 0 0.00 19 1.73 1 2 3 0.27 30.0 2.7
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August 4 13 33 2.54 14 106 .179 2 0.15 0 0.00 29 2.23 0 8 8 0.62 37.0 2.8
September 14 49 140 2.86 43 386 .251 8 0.16 16 0.33 109 2.22 2 18 20 0.41 167.0 3.4
October 9 30 83 2.77 29 274 .197 2 0.07 8 0.27 56 1.87 0 9 9 0.30 95.5 3.2
November 5 19 52 2.74 22 183 .164 1 0.05 5 0.26 53 2.79 0 8 8 0.42 61.0 3.2
December 1 4 8 2.00 6 40 .050 1 0.25 0 0.00 6 1.50 1 0 1 0.25 9.0 2.3