22 - Jonah Seif
Jonah Seif
Height: 6-8
Weight: 210
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, Calif.
High School: Thousand Oaks
Position: Setter
Major: Pre-Chemistry
Honors : Thousand Oaks, Calif./Thousand Oaks HS
m 27
k/s 0.56
h % .505
a/s 10.46
b/s 0.94
sa/s 0.29
d/s 1.68

UC Santa Barbara
2014 AVCA First Team All-American
2014 All-MPSF First Team
2013 All-MPSF Honorable Mention
2013 MPSF All-Freshman Team

2014: First UCSB setter to receive All-American honors since Todd Rogers in 1996 ... One of three Gauchos to compete in all 27 matches ... Finished the year with 1,109 assists, 59 kills, 31 aces, 178 digs, and 100 total blocks ... Ranked sixth in the MPSF in assists and seventh in aces ... Named the MPSF Player of the Week on Feb. 10 after recording a triple-double (48 assists, 12 digs, 10 blocks) against USC on Feb. 6 ... Had double-digit digs on four occasions ... Had a career-high 61 assists in a five-set win over Long Beach State on Apr. 3, the most assists by a Gaucho since Vince Devany had 63 on Feb. 3, 2011. 

 

2013: Played in 29 matches and 105 sets as a Freshman setter. Led the team in assists (1097), placing him fourth in the MPSF. Averaged 10.45 assists per set, ranking him 8th nationally. Set a career-high of 55 assists against BYU and recorded at least 50 assists in five games. Was second on the team in digs (171) and service aces (20). Finished the season with 81 total blocks and 24 kills. Voted as Santa Barbara Round Table Athlete of the Week after strong performances against Stanford and Pacific. Named to the the All-Freshman team and earned an All-MPSF honorable mention. 

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Thousand Oaks High School in 2012 after earning three varsity letters under coach Seth Burnham ... His strong play for the Lancers led him to be named MVP of the Marmonte League after his senior year ... Was named a second team All-American by Volleyball Magazine ... Reached the postseason in all three years on the varsity squad, including trips to the state regionals in 2010 and 2011.

CLUB
Played setter for the Spectrum and Legacy Volleyball clubs ... Won a gold medal at the 2011 Junior Nationals with Spectrum, earning a spot on the All-Tournament Team in the process ... Placed tenth in the open division with Legacy.

PERSONAL
Born October 30, 1994 in Sacramento, Calif. ... Parents are Ramona and Franco ... Has one older brother: Andrew ... Aspires to play volleyball professionally ... Currently a Pre-Chemistry major ... Follows the New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, and Boston Red Sox ... Lists Saving Private Ryan and I Love You, Man as his favorite movies ... Enjoys playing Madden football in his spare time ... Favorite TV shows include South Park and Family Guy ... Tom Brady, Rajon Rondo, and German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer are his favorite athletes ... Recalls beating Westlake HS during his junior year of high school as his most memorable athletic achievement ... Was also recruited by UCLA, Pepperdine, Ohio State, Cal State Northridge, and Harvard.

Recent Games
Apr 3 at Long Beach State W, 3-2
Apr 5 at Cal State Northridge L, 3-1
Apr 9 Cal Baptist W, 3-0
Apr 11 BYU W, 3-1
Apr 19 UCLA W, 3-2
Apr 24 at BYU L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 27 24
Sets 106 95
Kills 59 53
Kills per set 0.56 0.56
Errors 10 10
Total Attacks 97 89
Hitting Percentage .505 .483
Assists 1109 1009
Assists per set 10.46 10.62
Service Aces 31 25
Service Errors 54 48
Service Aces per set 0.29 0.26
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 178 164
Digs per set 1.68 1.73
Block Solo 10 7
Block Assist 91 80
Block Total 100 86
Blocks per set 0.94 0.91
Block Errors 3 3
Ball Handling Errors 4 4
Points 145.5 125.0
Points per set 1.4 1.3
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 4 UC San Diego W, 3-0 3 1 0 1 1.000 30 4 3 0 5 1 6 0 7 0 9.0
Jan 8 UC Santa Cruz (exhibition) W, 3-0 3 1 0 1 1.000 35 0 2 0 4 0 3 0 3 1 2.5
Jan 10 Concordia (exhibition) W, 3-0 3 3 0 5 .600 36 1 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Jan 17 Pacific W, 3-0 3 7 0 7 1.000 31 1 2 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Jan 18 Stanford W, 3-2 5 0 0 1 .000 47 3 1 0 9 0 4 0 4 0 5.0
Jan 21 at UCLA L, 3-0 3 1 1 2 .000 27 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Jan 25 UC Irvine L, 3-2 5 1 2 3 -.333 47 1 1 0 7 0 8 0 8 0 6.0
Jan 30 Hawaii W, 3-1 4 4 1 6 .500 44 1 4 0 6 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Jan 31 Hawaii W, 3-2 5 1 0 1 1.000 45 1 3 0 11 2 6 0 7 0 7.0
Feb 6 at USC L, 3-2 5 3 0 5 .600 48 2 0 0 12 0 10 0 10 2 10.0
Feb 8 at Pepperdine W, 3-2 5 4 0 7 .571 53 0 2 0 9 0 4 0 4 0 6.0
Feb 12 Cal State Northridge W, 3-0 3 2 0 4 .500 29 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 3.0
Feb 14 Long Beach State W, 3-1 4 3 0 4 .750 52 0 2 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 3.0
Feb 21 at Stanford L, 3-0 3 0 0 1 .000 23 0 2 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Feb 22 at Pacific W, 3-0 3 1 0 2 .500 41 3 2 0 7 2 2 0 4 0 7.0
Feb 28 at UC Irvine L, 3-1 4 2 0 4 .500 42 0 2 0 12 0 4 0 4 0 4.0
Mar 1 at UC San Diego W, 3-0 3 1 1 3 .000 34 1 0 0 7 0 4 1 4 0 4.0
Mar 5 UCLA W, 3-0 3 1 0 1 1.000 36 1 0 0 4 0 3 0 3 0 3.5
Mar 7 UC San Diego W, 3-0 3 4 0 4 1.000 29 4 5 0 5 0 5 0 5 0 10.5
Mar 12 USC W, 3-2 5 1 1 3 .000 55 2 1 0 12 0 3 1 3 1 4.5
Mar 14 Pepperdine L, 3-2 5 4 0 7 .571 56 0 2 0 7 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Mar 26 at Cal Baptist W, 3-0 3 0 1 2 -.500 34 0 1 0 6 0 4 0 4 0 2.0
Mar 28 at BYU L, 3-2 5 2 1 6 .167 51 0 2 0 4 0 5 0 5 0 4.5
Apr 3 at Long Beach State W, 3-2 5 2 1 5 .200 61 0 2 0 4 3 4 0 7 1 7.0
Apr 5 at Cal State Northridge L, 3-1 4 0 0 0 - 43 1 2 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Apr 9 Cal Baptist W, 3-0 3 5 0 5 1.000 36 1 3 0 6 0 3 0 3 0 7.5
Apr 11 BYU W, 3-1 4 4 1 6 .500 45 3 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Apr 19 UCLA W, 3-2 5 4 0 5 .800 46 2 2 0 5 2 3 0 5 0 9.5
Apr 24 at BYU L, 3-0 3 1 0 2 .500 24 0 1 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 2.0
Apr 26 at MPSF Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 vs. NCAA Final Four   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 vs. NCAA Championship   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 29 105 24 0.23 6 48 .375 1097 10.45 20 0.19 171 1.63 5 76 81 0.77 87.0 0.8
2013-14 27 106 59 0.56 10 97 .505 1109 10.46 31 0.29 178 1.68 10 91 100 0.94 145.5 1.4
Total 56 211 83 0.39 16 145 .462 2206 10.45 51 0.24 349 1.65 15 167 181 0.86 232.5 1.1
  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 27 106 59 0.56 10 97 .505 1109 10.46 31 0.29 178 1.68 10 91 100 0.94 145.5 1.4
Conference 24 95 53 0.56 10 89 .483 1009 10.62 25 0.26 164 1.73 7 80 86 0.91 125.0 1.3
Exhibition 2 6 4 0.67 0 6 .667 71 11.83 1 0.17 10 1.67 0 3 3 0.50 6.5 1.1

Home 15 60 42 0.70 5 58 .638 628 10.47 24 0.40 101 1.68 5 48 52 0.87 95.0 1.6
Away 12 46 17 0.37 5 39 .308 481 10.46 7 0.15 77 1.67 5 43 48 1.04 50.5 1.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 18 69 45 0.65 6 67 .582 748 10.84 27 0.39 120 1.74 10 56 65 0.94 110.0 1.6
Losses 9 37 14 0.38 4 30 .333 361 9.76 4 0.11 58 1.57 0 35 35 0.95 35.5 1.0

January 7 28 15 0.54 4 21 .524 271 9.68 11 0.39 48 1.71 3 27 29 1.04 42.5 1.5
February 7 27 15 0.56 0 27 .556 288 10.67 5 0.19 57 2.11 2 24 26 0.96 34.0 1.3
March 7 27 13 0.48 4 26 .346 295 10.93 8 0.30 45 1.67 0 26 26 0.96 34.0 1.3
April 6 24 16 0.67 2 23 .609 255 10.62 7 0.29 28 1.17 5 14 19 0.79 35.0 1.5