Salukis earn honor for eighth consecutive season
Senior volleyball player earns national recognition.
A look inside the Salukis trip to the MVC tournament
No. 4 Volleyball opens MVC Tournament against No. 5 Illinois State
Volleyball vs. Bradley
Volleybal vs. UNI
Volleyball vs. Missouri State
Volleyball vs. Indiana State
Volleyball vs. UALR (Saluki Invitational)
Capital One Academic All-American, Third Team
Capital One Academic All-District, First Team
First-Team MVC Scholar-Athlete Team
MVC Leadership & Service Award
Active Ankle All-Tournament Team
MVC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 17)
MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Sept. 17)
Played in 111 sets and started 30 matches as a senior Recorded 630 digs to break the SIU single season digs record Ranked second in the Missouri Valley Conference and 15th in the nation in digs averaging 5.68 per set Tallied 27 service aces to rank second on the team and seventh in the MVC Posted double digit kills in all 30 matches Recorded a career-high 36 digs against SEMO (Sept. 11) Totaled 1,424 career digs to rank third all-time in program history.
Honorable Mention MVC Scholar Athlete Team
Mississippi State Maroon Classic All-Tournament Team
One of four Salukis to play every set in all 27 matches wore the libero jersey for most of the season led the team and ranked eighth in the MVC with 421 digs for an average of 3.97 per set her season digs total ranks 10th in SIU history for a single season posted double-digit dig totals in 23 matches, including six matches of 20-plus digs posted a career-high 27 digs twice -- once against UT Martin (Aug. 27) and against Indiana State (Nov. 5) led the team in service aces with 24 ranked second on the team in assists with 63.
Played in all 28 matches as a sophomore, starting six saw action in 97 sets second on the team with 24 service aces ranked as high as No. 11 in the country by the NCAA in service aces finished third on the team with 300 digs, averaging 3.09 per set tied her career mark of 22 digs against Creighton (Sept. 17) also posted 21 assists.
As a freshman saw action in 51 sets in 21 matches averaged 1.43 digs per set tallying 73 total digs recorded a season-best 15 digs at Drake (Nov. 14).
Helped lead Brownsburg High School team to a 101-24 record in four seasons a four-time all-conference pick and a three-time All-Metro West honoree graduated with academic honors.
Club Team Circle City
Full name is Bailey Elaine Yeager majoring in communication disorders born on February 5, 1991 in Indianapolis, Ind. has one brother, Kyle daughter of Bob and Janet Yeager.