4 Daniel Thiessen
4 - Daniel Thiessen
Height: 6-5
Year: 5
Hometown: Winnipeg
High School: Glenlawn Collegiate
Position: Opposite
Major: Economics & Finance
m 18
k/s 4.55
h % .327
a/s 0.15
b/s 0.72
sa/s 0.37
d/s 1.87

2019-20 (Senior)

Appeared in and started all 22 Canada West conference matches, extending both streaks to 44 straight ... Recorded career-high for kills (316) assists (29), aces (20) and points (366.5) and finished with 159 digs and 1.96 digs per set ... Finished the season second in U Sports and Canada West in kills ... Finished fourth in U Sports and second in Canada West in kills per set (3.90) ... Led the nation in points ... Finished third in Canada West in digs per set and fourth in digs, ranking 11th and eighth, respectively, in U Sports ... Was the only player in Canada West to finish top five in both kills and digs ... Registered double-digit kills in 18 conference matches, a career-high ... Had a career-high 27 kills in 3-2 loss vs Calgary, Feb. 8, 2020 ... Had at least 20 kills in three matches ... Recorded six double-doubles ... Hit double digits for digs six times ... Matched a career-high with 17 digs in 3-1 win at UBC-Okanagan, Jan. 10, 2020 ... Finished tied for third in Canada West in solo blocks (15) ... Recorded season-high six total blocks in 3-1 win at Saskatchewan, Jan. 17, 2020 ... Named second-team all-Canadian for the first time in his career. Became first Wesmen to make an all-Canadian team since Tom Douglas-Powell was named second-team all-Canadian in 2014-15 ... Named first-team all-Canada West ... Named Canada West second star of the week Jan. 7, 2020. 

2018-19 (Junior)

Appeared in and started all 22 Canada West conference matches ... Recorded career-highs for kills (273), kills per set (3.25), assists (16), aces (17), digs (186), solo blocks (17), total blocks (48) and points (322.5) ... Finished third in Canada West in digs and fourth in digs per set ... Registered double-digit kills in 15 matches overall and 13 in conference play ... Notched at least 20 kills in four conference matches, including career-high 22 kills on three occasions (Nov. 2, 2018 vs UBC-Okanagan; Dec. 1, 2018 at MacEwan; Jan. 5, 2019 vs Saskatchewan) ... Recorded career-high 17 digs in 3-2 loss vs Saskatchewan, Jan. 4, 2019 ... Had double-digit digs in eight matches ... Finished second in Canada West in solo blocks ... Had career-high nine total blocks in 3-0 non-conference win at New Brunswick, Oct. 10, 2018.

2017-18 (Sophomore)

Appeared in 21 of 24 conference matches, a career-high ... Registered double-digit kills in eight matches ... Had a career-high 20 kills in 3-1 loss vs Manitoba, Jan. 18, 2018 ... Recorded three double-doubles ... Notched a career-high 16 digs in 3-0 win at UBC-Okanagan, Feb. 3, 2018, the third-highest total in Canada West for a three-set match in 2017-18 ... Ranked second on the team in kills ... Posted career-high three service aces on two occasions (Oct. 28, 2016 vs Regina; Jan. 6, 2018 at Trinity Western) ... Had career-high four blocks in 3-0 win at Manitoba, Jan. 20, 2018 ... Named Bill Wedlake Award winner as Wesmen Athletics most improved male athlete.

2016-17 (Freshman)

Appeared in 12 of 24 conference matches ... Finished the season with 37 kills, one ace, five blocks and 24 digs ... Made his Wesmen Canada West debut appearing in two sets in 3-0 win vs MacEwan, Oct. 28, 2016 ... Recorded his first career kill (4), block (1) and dig (1) in 3-1 loss at UBC, Nov. 5, 2016 ... Recorded double-digit kills in two matches ... Had a season-high 18 kills and season-high 11 digs for his first career double-double in 3-1 loss vs Brandon, Dec. 2, 2016 ... Posted season-high .400 attack efficiency in 3-1 non-conference win at UNB, Dec. 29, 2016.

Before Winnipeg

Named to 2017 Canada Games provincial beach team ... Named tournament all-star at 2016 18U club provincials ... Named tournament all-star at 2015 17U club provincials ... Ranked No. 7 in 2015 Winnipeg Sun annual coaches poll ... Won 2015 provincial high school handball championship and was named to provincial team.

Recent Games
Feb 11 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1
Feb 12 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1
Feb 17 at Brandon W, 3-1
Feb 19 Brandon W, 3-0
Feb 25 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1
Feb 26 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 18 18
Sets 67 67
Kills 305 305
Kills per set 4.55 4.55
Errors 96 96
Total Attacks 640 640
Hitting Percentage .327 .327
Assists 10 10
Assists per set 0.15 0.15
Service Aces 25 25
Service Errors 48 48
Service Aces per set 0.37 0.37
Receptions 26 26
Reception Errors 5 5
Digs 125 125
Digs per set 1.87 1.87
Block Solo 10 10
Block Assist 38 38
Block Total 48 48
Blocks per set 0.72 0.72
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 359.0 359.0
Points per set 5.4 5.4
Matches started 18 18
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se r re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Oct 1 at Brandon W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 vs. Manitoba W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 vs. Saskatchewan L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 3 vs. Saskatchewan W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 20 2 39 .462 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 21.0
Oct 30 Brandon L, 3-2 1 5 28 5 60 .383 1 1 1 4 1 10 1 3 0 4 0 31.5
Nov 4 Manitoba W, 3-0 1 3 16 5 34 .324 1 0 0 2 1 9 1 2 0 3 0 18.0
Nov 6 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 20 5 38 .395 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 20.5
Nov 26 Saskatchewan W, 3-0 1 3 11 4 23 .304 2 5 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 16.0
Nov 27 Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 12 2 24 .417 1 3 3 2 1 5 1 2 0 3 0 17.0
Dec 3 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 10 7 32 .094 0 3 2 0 0 6 2 1 0 3 0 15.5
Dec 4 at Manitoba W, 3-1 1 4 13 4 25 .360 0 2 3 1 0 8 1 1 0 2 0 16.5
Jan 19 at Manitoba L, 3-0 1 3 11 9 34 .059 0 0 7 0 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 12.0
Jan 22 Manitoba W, 3-0 1 3 16 5 37 .297 0 1 1 1 0 5 0 4 0 4 0 19.0
Jan 27 Brandon L, 3-2 1 5 22 7 45 .333 0 0 4 4 0 14 0 1 0 1 0 22.5
Jan 29 at Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 15 6 31 .290 0 0 5 1 0 13 0 6 0 6 0 18.0
Feb 11 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1 1 4 14 6 30 .267 1 0 5 5 2 7 0 5 0 5 0 16.5
Feb 12 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 20 6 38 .368 1 1 3 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 21.0
Feb 17 at Brandon W, 3-1 1 4 26 7 43 .442 0 1 4 0 0 7 0 4 0 4 0 29.0
Feb 19 Brandon W, 3-0 1 3 18 2 32 .500 0 5 2 0 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 24.0
Feb 25 at Saskatchewan L, 3-1 1 4 15 9 33 .182 0 0 3 4 0 3 1 1 0 2 0 16.5
Feb 26 at Saskatchewan W, 3-1 1 4 18 5 42 .310 3 3 2 0 0 5 2 3 0 5 0 24.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s r re digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 18 67 305 4.55 96 640 .327 10 0.15 25 0.37 26 5 125 1.87 10 38 48 0.72 359.0 5.4
Conference 18 67 305 4.55 96 640 .327 10 0.15 25 0.37 26 5 125 1.87 10 38 48 0.72 359.0 5.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 30 143 4.77 32 294 .378 5 0.17 15 0.50 13 3 61 2.03 4 14 18 0.60 169.0 5.6
Away 10 37 162 4.38 64 346 .283 5 0.14 10 0.27 13 2 64 1.73 6 24 30 0.81 190.0 5.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 11 40 185 4.63 48 368 .372 8 0.20 21 0.53 8 2 77 1.93 6 24 30 0.75 224.0 5.6
Losses 7 27 120 4.44 48 272 .265 2 0.07 4 0.15 18 3 48 1.78 4 14 18 0.67 135.0 5.0
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October 2 9 48 5.33 7 99 .414 1 0.11 1 0.11 4 1 14 1.56 1 5 6 0.67 52.5 5.8
November 4 13 59 4.54 16 119 .361 4 0.31 8 0.62 5 2 25 1.92 2 5 7 0.54 71.5 5.5
December 2 7 23 3.29 11 57 .211 0 0.00 5 0.71 1 0 14 2.00 3 2 5 0.71 32.0 4.6
January 4 15 64 4.27 27 147 .252 0 0.00 1 0.07 6 0 36 2.40 0 13 13 0.87 71.5 4.8
February 6 23 111 4.83 35 218 .349 5 0.22 10 0.43 10 2 36 1.57 4 13 17 0.74 131.5 5.7