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6 Seamus McDonagh
6 - Seamus McDonagh
Height: 6'4
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Long Beach, NY
High School: Long Beach
Position: S
m 17
k/s 2.02
h % .228
a/s 6.07
b/s 0.64
sa/s 0.35
d/s 1.98

AS A SENIOR...

  • Played in and started all 17 matches before the 2020 campaign was cut short due to the CoVID19 epidemic, serving as a team captain
  • Led the GNAC with seven double-doubles on the year, posting three with kills/assists and four with assists/digs statistics 
  • Was the only player in the GNAC to record over 300 assists, 100 kills and 100 digs on the year
  • Opened the season with a strong performance in a 3-2 win over Eastern Nazarene on Janary 21, dishing out a season-high 42 assists to go along with a season-high 13 digs, adding five kills in the victory
  • Came one dig shy of a rare triple-double on January 30 vs. Nichols, collecting a career-high 16 kills while passing out 29 assists to go along with nine digs
  • Once again came one dig shy of a triple-double in a home victory over Saint Joseph's (BK), collecting 13 kills, 10 assists and nine digs in the 3-0 sweep on February 22
  • Named to the GNAC Weekly Honor Roll three times during the season
  • Earned GNAC All-Conference Second Team honors for the third season in a row

AS A JUNIOR...

  • Started in all 34 contests for the Saints during a standout junior campaign in which he led the GNAC while ranking second in the nation in total assists (1,117), setting a new Emmanuel single-season record
  • Served as a team co-captain
  • Recorded four double-doubles on the year with assists/digs including a 40 assist/15 dig effort vs. Nichols College on February 2 and was named to the GNAC Weekly Honor Roll following the performance
  • Tallied 20+ assists in 31 matches, 30+ assists in 18 matches, 40+ assists in eight matches and 50+ in three contests including a career-high 57 helpers in a 3-1 victory over Johnson & Wales University on April 6
  • Earned GNAC All-Conference Second Team honors for the second straight season, finishing the year with a league-best 1,117 assists, averaging 9.71 helpers per set to rank 11th in the nation
  • Finished the season with 182 digs, 61 kills, 41 total blocks and 23 aces
  • Tabbed the 2019 EC Men's Volleyball Unsung Hero by the Coaching Staff

AS A SOPHOMORE...

  • McDonagh appeared in all 31 contests for the Saints, starting 28 of the matches while also serving as a team captain
  • The setter recorded at least 20 assists in all but one contest for the Saints, totalling 949 on the season
  • McDonagh was able to match his season-best in assists of 50 twice, both against conference opponent Lasell 
  • Finished the season with 47 total blocks, 57 kills and 25 service aces
  • Named to the GNAC All-Conference Second Team

AS A FRESHMAN...

  • Started in all 93 sets and 29 matches in his rookie campaign
  • McDonagh made his collegiate debut on January 21 in a non-conference bout against MIT where he also recorded his first career double-double after tallying 20 assists and 11 digs.
  • The setter recorded 20 or more assists in 20 contests for the Saints
  • On April 1, McDonagh, tallied a season-high 50 assists in a GNAC matchup against crosstown rival Emerson College.
  • McDonagh was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week on February 6 following a week in which the Saints recorded two consecutive wins and the setter assisted on 50 points.
  • Wrapped up his rookie season with 705 assists, 110 digs, 60 kills, 50 total blocks and 16 services aces

BEFORE EMMANUEL:

  • McDonagh was a three year varsity volleyball player at Long Beach High School (Long Beach, NY) starting two of those seasons
  • Mcdonagh captained his team during his senior year and was named to the All-County and All-Tournament teams
  • He was also an All-Conference basketball player for Long Beach High School

PLAYER PROFILE

  • Major: Sociology with a concentration in Criminology
  • Career Aspirations: Firefighter
  • Favorite Movie: Into the Spiderverse
  • Favorite Pre-Game Meal: Cheeseburger
  • Favorite Late Night Snack: Oreos
  • Favorite Spot on the EC Campus: His Room
  • Most Exciting Athletic Experience: Balling with my bros
  • Most Respected Professional Athlete: Conor McGregor
Recent Games
Feb 22 Nichols College L, 3-2
Feb 22 St. Joseph's (Brkln) W, 3-0
Feb 29 Emmanuel Alumni W, 3-1
Mar 3 Colby-Sawyer College W, 3-0
Mar 5 at Lesley University W, 3-0
Mar 5 at Lesley University W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 17 3
Sets 55 10
Kills 111 18
Kills per set 2.02 1.80
Errors 49 7
Total Attacks 272 45
Hitting Percentage .228 .244
Assists 334 50
Assists per set 6.07 5.00
Service Aces 19 4
Service Errors 27 4
Service Aces per set 0.35 0.40
Reception Errors 3 1
Digs 109 20
Digs per set 1.98 2.00
Block Solo 7 2
Block Assist 28 2
Block Total 35 4
Blocks per set 0.64 0.40
Block Errors 2 0
Ball Handling Errors 4 0
Points 151.0 25.0
Points per set 2.7 2.5
Matches started 17 3
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 21 Eastern Nazarene College W, 3-2 1 5 5 1 13 .308 42 0 0 0 13 0 5 1 5 0 7.5
Jan 23 Elms College L, 3-0 1 3 3 1 7 .286 18 1 1 0 5 0 2 0 2 0 5.0
Jan 28 Johnson & Wales University L, 3-0 1 3 6 7 18 -.056 11 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 7.0
Jan 30 at Nichols College L, 3-1 1 4 16 4 38 .316 29 3 2 0 9 0 4 0 4 0 21.0
Feb 1 vs. SUNY Potsdam W, 3-0 1 3 3 0 9 .333 28 2 1 0 10 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Feb 1 at Ramapo L, 3-1 1 4 7 6 23 .043 29 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 3 8.5
Feb 6 at MIT L, 3-0 1 3 2 4 13 -.154 12 0 1 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Feb 8 at Dean College W, 3-0 1 3 11 3 20 .400 18 3 1 1 5 2 0 1 2 0 16.0
Feb 13 Rivier University L, 3-1 1 4 7 0 16 .438 15 1 0 0 10 0 1 0 1 0 8.5
Feb 15 vs. Eastern Nazarene College W, 3-0 1 3 7 3 12 .333 21 0 2 1 9 1 1 0 2 0 8.5
Feb 15 at MIT L, 3-0 1 3 7 4 15 .200 12 0 3 0 7 0 3 0 3 0 8.5
Feb 19 at Endicott College L, 3-0 1 3 1 4 8 -.375 10 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Feb 22 Nichols College L, 3-2 1 5 7 5 19 .105 41 2 3 0 11 0 1 0 1 1 9.5
Feb 22 St. Joseph's (Brkln) W, 3-0 1 3 13 4 25 .360 10 2 4 0 9 0 4 0 4 0 17.0
Feb 29 Emmanuel Alumni W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Colby-Sawyer College W, 3-0 1 3 5 0 11 .455 24 2 3 0 6 2 1 0 3 0 9.5
Mar 5 at Lesley University W, 3-0 1 1 2 0 2 1.000 10 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3.0
Mar 5 at Lesley University W, 3-0 1 2 9 3 23 .261 4 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Mar 13 vs. York (NY)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. North Park   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Medgar Evers   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Kean University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 at Wentworth Institute of Technology   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. Lasell College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Rivier University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Regis College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 Emerson College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 at Johnson & Wales University   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 vs. Colby-Sawyer College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Regis College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 2 Wentworth Institute of Technology   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Lasell College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 vs. Emerson College   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  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 29 93 60 0.65 19 124 .331 705 7.58 16 0.17 110 1.18 2 48 50 0.54 102.0 1.1
2017-18 31 111 57 0.51 20 138 .268 949 8.55 25 0.23 165 1.49 4 43 47 0.42 107.5 1.0
2018-19 34 115 61 0.53 10 155 .329 1117 9.71 23 0.20 182 1.58 2 41 43 0.37 106.5 0.9
2019-20 17 55 111 2.02 49 272 .228 334 6.07 19 0.35 109 1.98 7 28 35 0.64 151.0 2.7
Total 111 374 289 0.77 98 689 .277 3105 8.30 83 0.22 566 1.51 15 160 175 0.47 467.0 1.2
  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 17 55 111 2.02 49 272 .228 334 6.07 19 0.35 109 1.98 7 28 35 0.64 151.0 2.7
Conference 3 10 18 1.80 7 45 .244 50 5.00 4 0.40 20 2.00 2 2 4 0.40 25.0 2.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 26 46 1.77 18 109 .257 161 6.19 9 0.35 58 2.23 2 14 16 0.62 64.0 2.5
Away 8 23 55 2.39 28 142 .190 124 5.39 8 0.35 32 1.39 4 11 15 0.65 72.5 3.2
Neutral 2 6 10 1.67 3 21 .333 49 8.17 2 0.33 19 3.17 1 3 4 0.67 14.5 2.4
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Wins 8 23 55 2.39 14 115 .357 157 6.83 10 0.43 53 2.30 6 14 20 0.87 78.0 3.4
Losses 9 32 56 1.75 35 157 .134 177 5.53 9 0.28 56 1.75 1 14 15 0.47 73.0 2.3
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January 4 15 30 2.00 13 76 .224 100 6.67 5 0.33 31 2.07 0 11 11 0.73 40.5 2.7
February 10 34 65 1.91 33 160 .200 196 5.76 11 0.32 71 2.09 4 15 19 0.56 87.5 2.6
March 3 6 16 2.67 3 36 .361 38 6.33 3 0.50 7 1.17 3 2 5 0.83 23.0 3.8