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13 Kat Young
Kat  Young

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Chantilly, Va.

High School:
Chantilly

Height:
6-3

Position:
MB


08/10/2015

Virginia Volleyball Preseason Blog

Daily account from student-athletes in preseason

2017

  • Played in 29 matches, starting 23
  • Recorded career high 123 kills and a 1.32 kills/set average
  • Season-high nine kills against Liberty (8/26)
  • Recorded season-best seven blocks in back-to-back matches against Wake Forest (10/22) and Boston College (10/26)

2016

• Appeared in 29 of the Cavaliers’ 32 matches this season, earning 22 starts
• Earned her first career start against George Washington (8/26/16)
• Started each of the team’s last 16 matches, beginning with Georgia Tech (10/7/16)
• Led the Cavaliers in blocks in 10 games this season
• Tallied a career-best 10 blocks against Boston College (11/6/16)
• Recorded a career high nine kills against NC State (11/20/16) and Duke (10/15/16)

2015
• Did not play, earned a redshirt

Background
• 2014 Under Armour Watch List
• Member of 2014 All-Concorde Conference First Team
• Helped lead Chantilly to 2014 Concorde Conference regular season title
• Four-time Northern Region Athletic Honor Roll member
• Member of National Honor Society, as well as the Spanish, Science and Math Honor Societies
• Played club for Virginia Elite

Personal
• Daughter of Karen and C. Milton Young
• Has two older brothers, Coleman and Jordan

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