Bailey Yeager
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    Bailey Yeager

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Brownsburg, Ind.

    High School:
    Brownsburg

    Height:
    5-8

    Position:
    Defensive Specialist


    05/08/2014

    Justin Ingram signs three-year contract extension at Southern Illinois

    Ingram has helped guide the Saluki volleyball team to a 41-22 (.651) record in just two years in Carbondale.

    09/06/2013

    Lifelong friends Rachael Brown and Bailey Yeager taking Saluki Volleyball to new heights

    08/08/2013

    Volleyball receives AVCA Team Academic Award

    Salukis earn honor for eighth consecutive season

    12/13/2012

    Bailey Yeager named third-team Academic All-American

    Senior volleyball player earns national recognition.

    11/26/2012

    Saluki Diary- Rachael Brown

    A look inside the Salukis trip to the MVC tournament

    11/10/2012

    Volleyball vs. Bradley

    Volleyball vs. Bradley

    11/09/2012

    Volleybal vs. UNI

    Volleybal vs. UNI

    10/20/2012

    Volleyball vs. Missouri State

    Volleyball vs. Missouri State

    09/14/2012

    Volleyball vs. Indiana State

    Volleyball vs. Indiana State

    09/08/2012

    Volleyball vs. UALR (Saluki Invitational)

    Volleyball vs. UALR (Saluki Invitational)

    2012
    • 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)
    Game-By-Game Stats
    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.

    2011
    • Honorable Mention MVC Scholar Athlete Team
    • Mississippi State Maroon Classic All-Tournament Team

    Game-By-Game Stats
    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.

    2010
    Game-By-Game Stats
    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.

    2009
    Game-By-Game Stats
    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).

    High School
    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.

    Personal
    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.


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