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Stephenee Yancy
Stephenee  Yancy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aroma Park, Ill.

High School:
Kankakee

Last College:
Western Michigan

Height:
6-2

Position:
Middle Blocker

Club Team:
Ultimate VBC


04/28/2016

UIC Holds Third-Annual ‘A Night to Ignite’

Student-athletes gathered at the UIC Forum Wednesday night for the student-run awards ceremony

12/08/2015

Stephenee Yancy Earns AVCA All-North Region Recognition

Stephenee Yancy Earns AVCA All-North Region Recognition

11/16/2015

Stephenee Yancy Wins Second HL Player of the Year Award

Senior led the conference in kills and hitting percentage once again in 2015

11/06/2015

Yancy Sets Record, but Flames Fall in Heartbreaker, 3-2

Senior buried career-high 33 kills and hit .540 against Milwaukee

10/29/2015

Volleyball Ventures to Oakland to Face Golden Grizzlies

Flames look to rekindle magic from 2014 visit

10/13/2015

Stephenee Yancy

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Year Kills Errors TA Pct. A SA D BS BA Total
2012 (WMU) 198 82 445 .261 1 0 17 12 55 67
2013 (WMU) 271 89 554 .329 0 0 15 9 58 67
2014 (UIC) 512 155 996 .358 1 0 24 27 79 106
2015 (UIC) 544 149 1065 .371 8 0 35 20 80 100
Total at (WMU)
469 171 999 .298 1 0 32 21 113 134
Total at (UIC) 1056 304 2061 .365 9 0 59 47 159 206
Total 1,525 475 2,547 .412 10 0 91 68 272 340

AS A SENIOR (2015): Team captain ... Appeared in 65 sets thus far ... leads UIC and the Horizon League in kills (4.37 per set) ... Ranks second in the conference in hitting percentage (.366) ... ranks ninth in the conference with 0.89 blocks per set  ... ranks seventh nationally with 276 kills (as of Sept. 30) ... registered 43 kills in matches against IPFW (22) and Central Michigan (21) on Aug. 29 ... named to the IPFW Invitational All-Tournament Team ... named to the UIC Invitational All-Tournament Team ... hit season-best .542 (17k-4e-24a) vs. Cincinnati (Sept. 12) ... had 17 kills and a season-high four digs vs. Illinois State (Sept. 15) ... notched season highs in kills (26) and blocks (6) vs. Abilene Christian (Sept. 19) ... chosen for the Denver Invitational All-Tournament Team ... posted match-high 20 kills and six blocks at Wright State (Sept. 25) ... matched season high with 26 kills and set career high with .629 attacking percentage at Northern Kentucky (Sept. 26) ... named Horizon League Player of the Week (Sept. 27), claiming honor for fifth time in career ... reached 20-kill plateau for the fourth time in five matches at Valparaiso (Sept. 29) ... named Horizon League Preseason Offensive Player of the Year ... selected by USA Volleyball to participate in the U.S. Collegiate National Team (CNT) program.

2014 MATCH BY MATCH
AS A JUNIOR (2014):
2014 Horizon League Co-Player of the Year ... Ranked 24th nationally with 512 kills ... Ranked 20th nationally in kills per set (4.38) and 56th in attack percentage (.358) ... Received AVCA Honorable Mention All-Region honors ... Fifth player in program history to put down 500 kills in a single season ... .358 attack percentage broke the single-season program record ... Put down double-digit kills in all 31 matches ... Seven 20-plus kill performances ... Ranked eighth in the Horizon League with 106 blocks.

CAREER HIGHS (AT UIC)
Kills: 33 at Milwaukee (11.6.15)
Total Attacks: 53 vs. Wright State (10.24.15)
Attack Pct.: .629 [26-4-35] at Northern Kentucky (9.26.15)
Assists: 1, eight times, most recently vs. Wright State (10.24.15)
Digs: 5 at Cleveland State (11.1.14)
Block Solos: 4 vs. Wright State (11.8.14)
Block Assists: 6, twice, last at Wright State (9.25.15)
Total Blocks: 9 vs. Wright State (11.8.14)
Points:  29.5 vs. Abilene Christian (9.19.15)

AS A SOPHOMORE AT WESTERN MICHIGAN (2013): NAMED PRESEASON ALL-MAC WEST ... MAC WEST OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK (Sept. 2) ... 19 kills and six block assists vs. Northwestern (8/30) ... Set a career-high with 22 kills vs. Milwaukee (8/31) ... 24 attacks, 16 kills and three block assists vs. ONU (9/6) ... 31 attacks, 20 kills and 3 blocks vs. Florida (9/14) ... career high in 44 attacks, 20 kills and four blocks vs. Northern Illinois (9/26) ... career high in block assists (7) vs. Eastern Michigan (10/5) ... Recorded four block assists, two solo blocks and 13 kills vs. Toledo (10/12).

AS A FRESHMAN AT WESTERN MICHIGAN (2012): NAMED TO THE 2013 USA VOLLEYBALL JUNIOR NATIONAL A1 TEAM ... MAC FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR ... NAMED TO THE MAC ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM ... 12 kills and five block assists at Eastern Michigan (9/21) ... 12 kills and career-high .625 attack percentage at NIU (10/4) ... 15 kills at Toledo (11/3) ... 12 kills vs. Bowling Green (11/17) ... Recorded 11 kills and four blocks vs. Dayton (11/23).

HIGH SCHOOL: Selected an AAU All-American at the 18 Club level ... Four-year letterwinner at Kankakee H.S., where she holds school records for kills, blocks, and points ... two-time All-Conference honoree, including a First Team nod in 2010 ... two-time All-Area selection ... also played basketball at Kankakee, where she was named All-Conference in 2009 ... played club volleyball for Ultimate VBC...major is currenlty undecided.

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