Position: RS Ht.: 6-2
Hometown: Seminole, Fla.
Previous School: Indian Rocks Christian School
Eligibility: Sr. Major: Exercise Science
As a Senior: Played in 24 matches, seeing action in 38 sets…Registered a season-high seven kills versus Nova Southeastern(11/4)…Notched six kills against Florida Tech (11/5)…Recorded at least two blocks in four matches, and a season-high three blocks came against SSC opponent Saint Leo (9/23)…Recorded a season-high three digs twice versus Saint Leo (9/23) and Kentucky State (11/17)…Saw action in NCAA South Regional and NCAA Final Four matches versus Bridgeport (12/1) and five time defending national champion Concordia-St. Paul (12/2), recording a total of six kills and three blocks…Finished season with 48 kills and 21 blocks.
As a Junior: Saw action in seven matches and nine sets for the Spartans…Tallied a season-high .571 hitting percentage against West Alabama (10/16) where she grounded five kills in seven swings…Also notched four kills versus Kentucky State (11/18) in NCAA South Regional…Registered a block in consecutive matches against Florida Tech (10/2) and West Alabama…Also credited with two digs in SSC contest with Florida Tech…First kill of season came at North Alabama (9/18).
As a Sophomore: Played in 25 matches, starting five…Notched a kill in 18 matches, including nine versus Arkansas-Monticello (10/17)…Also recorded eight kills against West Florida (10/16)…Had four kills in NCAA South Regional versus Albany State (11/19)…Posted multiple blocks in five contests and one block in 10 matches…Earned playing time against Cal State-San Bernardino (12/3) in NCAA quarterfinal.
As a Freshman: Saw a good amount of action playing in 18 matches...Had at least one kill in 12 matches including a season-high nine kills against Alabama-Huntsville (10/18)...Recorded six kills in an NCAA Tournament match versus Albany State (11/20)...Registered four kills along with an .800 hitting percentage in her first collegiate match against Ashland (8/29)...Notched season-high three blocks three times against MSU-Mankato (9/5), Ferris State (9/6), and Albany State.
High School: Went to Indian Rocks Christian School and played for head coach Mark Foster...Set Indian Rocks record for most career kills with 1,007...Registered 309 kills, 49 service aces, 59 blocks, 97 digs and a .484 attack percentage as a senior...Chosen to play in the 2007 Pinellas County all-star match...Competed in the 2006 and 2007 Cougar Shootout and the Keswick Invitational (2004-07)...Helped Indian Rocks to a 26-3 record as a senior after going 3-18 as a freshman...Played club volleyball for Pinellas Heat and Tampa United, competing in numerous tournaments.
Personal: Honor Roll student who earned a Florida Bright Futures Grant...Helped with the annual beach clean-up from 2004-07...Assisted with volleyball camps...Daughter of Brian and Katie Yeates...Has a younger brother, Brent...Exercise science major...Birthdate: 12/16/89.