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Emily Yanny
Emily Yanny


New Berlin, Wis.

High School:
New Berlin Eisenhower




Iowa Falls to Michigan State on Senior Night

Hawkeye seniors were recognized prior to the match


Iowa Tops Maryland in 5 Set Thriller

Brobst paced the offense, matched her career-high with 23 kills


Iowa Drops 3-Set Match at Northwestern

Middles Dietz, Gunderson hit above .350 to lead the Hawkeyes


Iowa Falls to Defending National Champion No. 3 Penn State

Fugarino led the back line with 7 kills in the 3-0


Acing It

UI volleyball ties record with 9 Fall Academic All-Big Ten honorees


2014 Iowa Volleyball First Practice

Practice Facility in Carver-Hawkeye Arena Aug. 9, 2014 Photos by: Jil Price


Michigan at Iowa

Michigan at Iowa Carver-Hawkeye Arena - Iowa City, IA Photos by Clem Messerli


Iowa vs. Western Illinois

Sept. 14, 2013 at Noon Hawkeye Challenge Photos by: Clem Messerli


SE Missouri State 3, Iowa 2

SE Missouri State 3, Iowa 2 Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012


Volleyball vs. Valpo

Photos from Iowa's match vs. Valpo - 8/25/12

2013 as a Junior... appeared in 10 matches and 21 sets... earned four starts as a middle blocker... posted a season-high six kills and career-best three solo blocks vs. Western Illinois on Sept. 14... hit over .300 on three occasions: vs. Western Illinois on Sept. 14 (.333), at Milwaukee on Sept. 17 (.500), at Purdue on Nov. 23 (.333)... matched her career-best with two service aces against UIC on Sept. 14... Academic All-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2012 as a Sophomore... Academic All-Big Ten... played in nine matches, with four starts, before missing remainder of season due to injury... notched season-best eight kills in win over South Dakota State (8/24)... turned in four kills and three total blocks in sweep of Eastern Washington (9/8)... letterwinner... named to the 2012-13 Dean's List.

2011 as a Freshman... appeared in 26 matches with 17 starts... played in 73 sets... averaged 2.1 kills and 1.0 blocks at the Hawkeye Challenge... career-high 15 kills vs. Arizona State (9/2)... recorded 10 kills on a career-best 33 attacks vs. Oakland (9/10)... career-high three digs vs. Chicago State (9/9)... recorded six total blocks vs. Arizona State (9/2) and Oakland (9/10)... recorded four kills and one block vs. Indiana (11/7)... recorded five kills at Wisconsin (10/16)... recorded 10 kills and a career-high nine blocks vs. Michigan (11/5)... recorded a Big Ten high 11 kills and two service aces at Purdue (11/10)... recorded four kills and three total blocks at Indiana (11/12)... recorded five kills and three total blocks vs. Minnesota (11/19)... recorded nine kills vs. Illinois (11/26)... letterwinner.

High School - three-year varsity starter and letterwinner... three-time all-conference honoree, including first team laurels in 2009 and 2010... 2010 Woodland Conference Player of the Year... named team MVP in 2010... third team all-state honors in 2010... named to the 2010 AVCA Under Armour All-America Watch List and selected to the Tri-State All-Star Game... all-state honorable mention in 2009... all-conference honorable mention as a sophomore in 2008... played for the Milwaukee Sting club team and was named to the 2010 AAU All-America Team after leading the Sting to a fifth place finish at the AAU Junior National Championships.

Personal - born August 10, 1993... parents are Kevin and Vicki Yanny... has one sister, Megan... high school coach was Mary Campbell... Health and Human Physiology major.

Personal Bests

Kills: 15 vs. Arizona State, Sept. 2, 2011
TA: 33 vs. Oakland, Sept. 10, 2011
Attack %: 1.000 vs. Valparaiso, Aug. 25, 2012
Assists: n/a
Aces: 2, four times, last vs. UIC, Sept. 14, 2013
Digs: 7 vs. Michigan, Nov. 5, 2011
Solo Blocks: 3 vs. Western Illinois, Sept. 14, 2013
Total Blocks: 9 vs. Michigan, Nov. 5, 2011


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