3 Michael Volkening
3 Michael Volkening
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Marengo, Ill.
High School: Marengo Community
Position: G
Major: Finance & Pre-Med
gp 24
pts/g 8.3
fg % 40.2
3pt % 31.4
ft % 74.6
reb/g 2.7
a/g 2.0

2018-19 Single-Game Highs:

Season

 

Career

22 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

Points

22 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

8 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

Field Goals

8 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

3 (vs. Rochester 2/17/19)

3-pt Field Goals

3 (2x)

7 (vs. Widener 12/19/18)

Rebounds

7 (vs. Widener 12/19/18)

6 (at Chicago 1/25/19)

Assists

7 (vs. Alfred 12/29/17)

2 (vs. Kalamazoo 12/8/18)

Blocks

2 (vs. Kalamazoo 12/8/18)

2 (3x)

Steals

2 (3x)


Sophomore (2018-19): 
Played in 24 games and made 22 starts for the Spartans during his sophomore year, averaging 23.0 minutes per game… Was fifth among all CWRU players with 8.3 points per game, shooting 40.2% from the floor, 31.4% from the three-point line and 74.6% from the free throw line… Added 2.7 rebounds per game, 47 assists and 19 steals during the season… Led the Spartans in scoring twice, in rebounding once and in assists seven times in 2018-19… Notched 10 efforts of 10 or more points during the campaign… Scored a career-high 22 points against Rochester on February 17… Paced the squad with 14 points against Denison on November 20… Tallied a career-best seven rebounds against Widener on December 19… Received UAA Winter All-Academic honors.

Freshman (2017-18): Played in 24 games during his freshman season, making 19 starts… Averaged 6.0 points per game on 42.5% (48-of-113) shooting overall and 41.3% (19-of-46) from long range… Added a 78.9% mark from the free throw line… Added 2.1 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game during the year… Was named to the all-tournament team at the Bill Sudeck Holiday Tournament, including a career-high 21-point, seven-assist effort against Alfred, during which he shot six-for-six from the floor and three-for-three from three-point range… Totaled four double-figure scoring games during the season.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Marengo Community High School basketball team, serving as a varsity captain for both his junior and senior seasons... Coached by Nathan Wright... Averaged 25.3 points per game, the most in a single season in program history... Named his conference's Player of the Year in 2017... Was a two-time All-Area First Team selection, and claimed all-state second team honors in 2017... Paced his team to a pair of regional titles and a sectional championship, leading the squad to the Illinois Elite 8... Was an Illinois State Scholar and ranked in the top-10 of his graduating class... Born January 3... Son of Todd and Melinda. 

Recent Games
Feb 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 66-63
Feb 8 at New York U. L, 81-71
Feb 10 at Brandeis L, 71-66
Feb 15 Emory L, 83-71
Feb 17 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 68-62
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon L, 97-91
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 14
Games started 22 14
Minutes 550 320
Minutes per game 22.9 22.9
FG 66-164 39-93
FG Pct 40.2 41.9
3PT 16-51 11-27
3PT Pct 31.4 40.7
FT 50-67 23-28
FT Pct 74.6 82.1
Off rebounds 8 2
Def rebounds 57 33
Total rebounds 65 35
Rebounds per game 2.7 2.5
Personal fouls 61 32
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 47 27
Turnovers 42 19
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.4
Steals 19 11
Blocks 8 4
Points 198 112
Points per game 8.3 8.0
Points per 40 min 14.4 14.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 Albion W, 89-80 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Franciscan W, 78-48 - 12 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 0-2 0.0 7
Nov 17 Washington College W, 70-66 - 26 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 8-10 80.0 13
Nov 20 at Denison L, 80-79 1 29 4-10 40.0 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 14
Nov 28 Thiel W, 83-79 1 24 5-11 45.5 0-4 0.0 2-3 66.7 12
Dec 1 Thomas More L, 81-74 1 31 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 12
Dec 4 at Adrian W, 63-50 1 26 2-6 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 5
Dec 8 Kalamazoo W, 80-57 1 28 3-15 20.0 1-6 16.7 3-4 75.0 10
Dec 19 vs. Widener W, 80-70 1 24 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 4-6 66.7 6
Dec 20 Plattsburgh L, 88-69 1 8 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 3 Oberlin L, 72-65 1 22 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 5 at Carnegie Mellon L, 85-71 1 19 2-4 50.0 1-2 50.0 6-9 66.7 11
Jan 11 New York U. W, 57-55 1 24 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 13 Brandeis L, 67-65 1 24 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Jan 18 at Emory L, 91-74 1 26 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Jan 21 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 81-68 1 13 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 25 at Chicago W, 85-80 1 28 2-8 25.0 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 7
Jan 27 at Washington (Mo.) L, 88-55 1 19 1-6 16.7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Feb 1 Chicago L, 81-72 1 21 4-6 66.7 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 10
Feb 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 66-63 1 20 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 8 at New York U. L, 81-71 1 28 3-5 60.0 0-1 0.0 3-3 100.0 9
Feb 10 at Brandeis L, 71-66 1 28 4-12 33.3 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 10
Feb 15 Emory L, 83-71 1 16 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Feb 17 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 68-62 1 28 8-14 57.1 3-6 50.0 3-3 100.0 22
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon L, 97-91 1 26 5-13 38.5 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 14
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 Albion W, 89-80 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Franciscan W, 78-48 - 12 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 17 Washington College W, 70-66 - 26 0 5 5 1 2 0.5 0 1 3 -
Nov 20 at Denison L, 80-79 1 29 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 3 -
Nov 28 Thiel W, 83-79 1 24 0 1 1 3 2 1.5 2 0 3 -
Dec 1 Thomas More L, 81-74 1 31 1 3 4 3 0 - 0 0 4 -
Dec 4 at Adrian W, 63-50 1 26 1 2 3 2 6 0.3 1 1 1 0
Dec 8 Kalamazoo W, 80-57 1 28 2 4 6 4 7 0.6 1 2 3 -
Dec 19 vs. Widener W, 80-70 1 24 2 5 7 5 2 2.5 1 0 5 1
Dec 20 Plattsburgh L, 88-69 1 8 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 3 Oberlin L, 72-65 1 22 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 5 at Carnegie Mellon L, 85-71 1 19 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 11 New York U. W, 57-55 1 24 0 2 2 4 3 1.3 1 0 3 -
Jan 13 Brandeis L, 67-65 1 24 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 18 at Emory L, 91-74 1 26 1 2 3 3 1 3.0 0 1 1 0
Jan 21 at Rochester (N.Y.) L, 81-68 1 13 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 25 at Chicago W, 85-80 1 28 0 6 6 6 1 6.0 1 0 2 -
Jan 27 at Washington (Mo.) L, 88-55 1 19 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 1 Chicago L, 81-72 1 21 0 0 0 1 4 0.3 1 0 3 0
Feb 3 Washington (Mo.) L, 66-63 1 20 0 3 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 8 at New York U. L, 81-71 1 28 0 0 0 4 0 - 2 1 2 -
Feb 10 at Brandeis L, 71-66 1 28 0 3 3 1 0 - 1 0 4 -
Feb 15 Emory L, 83-71 1 16 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 -
Feb 17 Rochester (N.Y.) L, 68-62 1 28 0 6 6 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 23 Carnegie Mellon L, 97-91 1 26 1 4 5 1 2 0.5 0 1 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 24 19 19.4 2.0-4.7 42.5 0.8-1.9 41.3 1.2-1.6 78.9 6.0
2018-19 24 22 22.9 2.8-6.8 40.2 0.7-2.1 31.4 2.1-2.8 74.6 8.3
Total 48 41 21.2 2.4-5.8 41.2 0.7-2.0 36.1 1.7-2.2 76.2 7.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 24 19 466 48-113 42.5 19-46 41.3 30-38 78.9 145
2018-19 24 22 550 66-164 40.2 16-51 31.4 50-67 74.6 198
Total 48 41 1016 114-277 41.2 35-97 36.1 80-105 76.2 343
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 24 19 19.4 4.1-9.7 42.5 1.6-3.9 41.3 2.6-3.3 78.9 12.4
2018-19 24 22 22.9 4.8-11.9 40.2 1.2-3.7 31.4 3.6-4.9 74.6 14.4
Total 48 41 21.2 4.5-10.9 41.2 1.4-3.8 36.1 3.1-4.1 76.2 13.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 24 19 19.4 0.4 1.7 2.1 1.5 - 2.0 1.9 1.0 0.3 0.2
2018-19 24 22 22.9 0.3 2.4 2.7 2.5 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.8 0.3
Total 48 41 21.2 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.0 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.5 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 24 19 466 10 41 51 35 - 47 45 1.0 7 5
2018-19 24 22 550 8 57 65 61 1 47 42 1.1 19 8
Total 48 41 1016 18 98 116 96 1 94 87 1.1 26 13
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 24 19 19.4 0.9 3.5 4.4 3.0 0.0 4.0 3.9 1.0 0.6 0.4
2018-19 24 22 22.9 0.6 4.1 4.7 4.4 0.1 3.4 3.1 1.1 1.4 0.6
Total 48 41 21.2 0.7 3.9 4.6 3.8 0.0 3.7 3.4 1.1 1.0 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 22 22.9 2.8-6.8 40.2 0.7-2.1 31.4 2.1-2.8 74.6 8.3
Conference 14 14 22.9 2.8-6.6 41.9 0.8-1.9 40.7 1.6-2.0 82.1 8.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 12 22.1 3.2-7.4 43.3 0.6-2.1 30.0 2.0-2.7 73.7 9.1
Away 9 9 24.0 2.2-6.3 35.1 0.8-2.1 36.8 2.0-2.6 78.3 7.2
Neutral 1 1 24.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.0-2.0 0.0 4.0-6.0 66.7 6.0
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Wins 8 6 24.0 2.5-7.2 34.5 0.6-2.9 21.7 2.4-3.5 67.9 8.0
Losses 16 16 22.4 2.9-6.6 43.4 0.7-1.8 39.3 1.9-2.4 79.5 8.4
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November 4 2 22.8 3.5-7.8 45.2 0.5-2.2 22.2 4.0-5.5 72.7 11.5
December 5 5 23.4 2.2-7.2 30.6 0.6-2.8 21.4 2.0-3.0 66.7 7.0
January 8 8 21.9 1.6-4.8 34.2 0.6-1.6 38.5 1.6-2.1 76.5 5.5
February 7 7 23.9 4.0-8.4 47.5 0.9-2.1 40.0 1.6-1.9 84.6 10.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 22 550 66-164 40.2 16-51 31.4 50-67 74.6 198
Conference 14 14 320 39-93 41.9 11-27 40.7 23-28 82.1 112
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 14 12 310 45-104 43.3 9-30 30.0 28-38 73.7 127
Away 9 9 216 20-57 35.1 7-19 36.8 18-23 78.3 65
Neutral 1 1 24 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 4-6 66.7 6
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Wins 8 6 192 20-58 34.5 5-23 21.7 19-28 67.9 64
Losses 16 16 358 46-106 43.4 11-28 39.3 31-39 79.5 134
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November 4 2 91 14-31 45.2 2-9 22.2 16-22 72.7 46
December 5 5 117 11-36 30.6 3-14 21.4 10-15 66.7 35
January 8 8 175 13-38 34.2 5-13 38.5 13-17 76.5 44
February 7 7 167 28-59 47.5 6-15 40.0 11-13 84.6 73
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 22 22.9 4.8-11.9 40.2 1.2-3.7 31.4 3.6-4.9 74.6 14.4
Conference 14 14 22.9 4.9-11.6 41.9 1.4-3.4 40.7 2.9-3.5 82.1 14.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 14 12 22.1 5.8-13.4 43.3 1.2-3.9 30.0 3.6-4.9 73.7 16.4
Away 9 9 24.0 3.7-10.6 35.1 1.3-3.5 36.8 3.3-4.3 78.3 12.0
Neutral 1 1 24.0 1.7-5.0 33.3 0.0-3.3 0.0 6.7-10.0 66.7 10.0
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Wins 8 6 24.0 4.2-12.1 34.5 1.0-4.8 21.7 4.0-5.8 67.9 13.3
Losses 16 16 22.4 5.1-11.8 43.4 1.2-3.1 39.3 3.5-4.4 79.5 15.0
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November 4 2 22.8 6.2-13.6 45.2 0.9-4.0 22.2 7.0-9.7 72.7 20.2
December 5 5 23.4 3.8-12.3 30.6 1.0-4.8 21.4 3.4-5.1 66.7 12.0
January 8 8 21.9 3.0-8.7 34.2 1.1-3.0 38.5 3.0-3.9 76.5 10.1
February 7 7 23.9 6.7-14.1 47.5 1.4-3.6 40.0 2.6-3.1 84.6 17.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 22 22.9 0.3 2.4 2.7 2.5 0.0 2.0 1.8 1.1 0.8 0.3
Conference 14 14 22.9 0.1 2.4 2.5 2.3 0.0 1.9 1.4 1.4 0.8 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 22.1 0.3 2.4 2.6 2.7 0.0 1.6 2.1 0.8 0.6 0.4
Away 9 9 24.0 0.2 2.1 2.3 2.0 0.0 2.2 1.2 1.8 1.0 0.3
Neutral 1 1 24.0 2.0 5.0 7.0 5.0 1.0 5.0 2.0 2.5 1.0 0.0
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Wins 8 6 24.0 0.6 3.3 3.9 2.8 0.1 3.1 3.0 1.0 0.9 0.5
Losses 16 16 22.4 0.2 1.9 2.1 2.4 0.0 1.4 1.1 1.2 0.8 0.3
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November 4 2 22.8 0.0 2.3 2.3 2.8 - 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.8 0.3
December 5 5 23.4 1.2 2.8 4.0 3.0 0.2 3.2 3.2 1.0 0.8 0.6
January 8 8 21.9 0.1 2.0 2.1 2.0 0.0 2.1 1.5 1.4 0.9 0.1
February 7 7 23.9 0.1 2.6 2.7 2.7 0.0 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.7 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 22 550 8 57 65 61 1 47 42 1.1 19 8
Conference 14 14 320 2 33 35 32 0 27 19 1.4 11 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 310 4 33 37 38 0 22 29 0.8 9 5
Away 9 9 216 2 19 21 18 0 20 11 1.8 9 3
Neutral 1 1 24 2 5 7 5 1 5 2 2.5 1 0
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Wins 8 6 192 5 26 31 22 1 25 24 1.0 7 4
Losses 16 16 358 3 31 34 39 0 22 18 1.2 12 4
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November 4 2 91 0 9 9 11 - 4 5 0.8 3 1
December 5 5 117 6 14 20 15 1 16 16 1.0 4 3
January 8 8 175 1 16 17 16 0 17 12 1.4 7 1
February 7 7 167 1 18 19 19 0 10 9 1.1 5 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 22 22.9 0.6 4.1 4.7 4.4 0.1 3.4 3.1 1.1 1.4 0.6
Conference 14 14 22.9 0.3 4.1 4.4 4.0 0.0 3.4 2.4 1.4 1.4 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 12 22.1 0.5 4.3 4.8 4.9 0.0 2.8 3.7 0.8 1.2 0.6
Away 9 9 24.0 0.4 3.5 3.9 3.3 0.0 3.7 2.0 1.8 1.7 0.6
Neutral 1 1 24.0 3.3 8.3 11.7 8.3 1.7 8.3 3.3 2.5 1.7 0.0
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Wins 8 6 24.0 1.0 5.4 6.5 4.6 0.2 5.2 5.0 1.0 1.5 0.8
Losses 16 16 22.4 0.3 3.5 3.8 4.4 0.0 2.5 2.0 1.2 1.3 0.4
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November 4 2 22.8 0.0 4.0 4.0 4.8 0.0 1.8 2.2 0.8 1.3 0.4
December 5 5 23.4 2.1 4.8 6.8 5.1 0.3 5.5 5.5 1.0 1.4 1.0
January 8 8 21.9 0.2 3.7 3.9 3.7 0.0 3.9 2.7 1.4 1.6 0.2
February 7 7 23.9 0.2 4.3 4.6 4.6 0.0 2.4 2.2 1.1 1.2 0.7