21 McKenna Young
21 - McKenna Young
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Position: L
Previous School: Stewarts Creek HS
Club Team: MidTN
m 30
k/s 0.02
h % .143
a/s 0.75
b/s 0.01
sa/s 0.32
d/s 3.93

2020-21 (Freshman): Young played in all 16 of Tech’s matches, appearing in all 61 sets overall… led the Golden Eagles and ranked sixth in the OVC with 243 digs… paced Tech and ranked ninth in the league with 3.98 digs per set… finished second on the purple and gold with 32 assists and fourth with 16 service aces… made her collegiate debut with 15 digs and a pair of assists at Austin Peay (Feb. 7)… ripped off a season-high 34 digs at Murray State (Mar. 22)… racked up season-highs of four service aces and five assists against Belmont (Mar. 28)… averaged 5.00 digs per set in four matches… tallied 20 or more digs four times, including back-to-back matches at Murray State (Mar. 22) and against Belmont (Mar. 28).

High School: Young was a four-year letterwinner as a libero for head coach Mary Dayton at Stewarts Creek High School in Smyrna, Tenn.… named All-District Defensive MVP as a senior… collected All-Conference and All-Region accolades as a junior, leading her team to its first-ever Region Tournament appearance… earned All-Tournament Team honors twice… took home All-Region Honorable Mention honors in 2016… finished her career as a member of the 2,000-dig club, racking up 2,147 in four seasons… as a senior, tallied 477 digs and 57 service aces with a 91.2 serve percentage… produced a career-high 676 digs as a junior… ripped off 506 digs and 82 aces as a sophomore and 488 digs and 32 aces as a freshman… honored as Rutherford County Athlete of the Week as a senior.

Personal: Daughter of William and Kelly Young... born May 15, 2002 in Nashville, Tenn.… full name is McKenna Shea Young... mother, Kelly, played volleyball at Green Bay for one season… father, William, played baseball at Lipscomb for two seasons.

Academic: Majoring in psychology… named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll twice and to the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll once… received the OVC Academic Medal of Honor once.

Recent Games
Oct 30 at UT Martin W, 3-2
Nov 5 Eastern Illinois W, 3-1
Nov 6 Eastern Illinois W, 3-1
Nov 12 at Belmont W, 3-2
Nov 13 at Belmont W, 3-2
Nov 18 vs. Austin Peay L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 30 18
Sets 114 72
Kills 2 2
Kills per set 0.02 0.03
Errors 1 1
Total Attacks 7 6
Hitting Percentage .143 .167
Assists 86 57
Assists per set 0.75 0.79
Service Aces 36 22
Service Errors 40 21
Service Aces per set 0.32 0.31
Reception Errors 19 13
Digs 448 289
Digs per set 3.93 4.01
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 1 1
Block Total 1 1
Blocks per set 0.01 0.01
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 1
Points 38.5 24.5
Points per set 0.3 0.3
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 20 at Lipscomb L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 27 vs. The Citadel   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Aug 27 at Auburn L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Aug 28 vs. Jackson State W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 2 3 1 25 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 3 South Alabama W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 1 1 3 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 3 Valparaiso L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 4 UNC Asheville W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 5 0 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 10 at Chattanooga W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 11 vs. Troy W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 1 3 13 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 11 vs. Virginia Tech L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 vs. Western Carolina L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 3 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 18 vs. Houston L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 1 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 18 at Alabama L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 5 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 24 at SIUE W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 1 2 4 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 25 at SIUE W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 1 -1.000 4 0 2 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 1 Tennessee State W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 2 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 2 Tennessee State W, 3-1 - 4 1 0 1 1.000 2 1 1 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 6 Morehead State L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 2 1 0 1 27 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 8 Austin Peay W, 3-2 - 5 1 0 1 1.000 7 4 1 1 24 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Oct 9 Austin Peay L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 15 at Murray State L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Oct 16 at Murray State L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 5 0 1 3 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 22 Southeast Missouri L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 0 1 2 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 23 Southeast Missouri W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 1 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 27 at Morehead State L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 2 0 0 4 26 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 29 at UT Martin L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Oct 30 at UT Martin W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 5 1 2 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 5 Eastern Illinois W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 3 1 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Nov 6 Eastern Illinois W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 4 1 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Nov 12 at Belmont W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 7 2 2 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 13 at Belmont W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 3 2 1 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 18 vs. Austin Peay L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2020-21 16 61 3 0.05 1 9 .222 32 0.52 16 0.26 243 3.98 0 0 0 0.00 19.0 0.3
2021-22 30 114 2 0.02 1 7 .143 86 0.75 36 0.32 448 3.93 0 1 1 0.01 38.5 0.3
2022-23 16 59 1 0.02 1 7 .000 49 0.83 16 0.27 207 3.51 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.3
Total 62 234 6 0.03 3 23 .130 167 0.71 68 0.29 898 3.84 0 1 1 0.00 74.5 0.3
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 30 114 2 0.02 1 7 .143 86 0.75 36 0.32 448 3.93 0 1 1 0.01 38.5 0.3
Conference 18 72 2 0.03 1 6 .167 57 0.79 22 0.31 289 4.01 0 1 1 0.01 24.5 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 49 2 0.04 0 2 1.000 35 0.71 19 0.39 207 4.22 0 0 0 0.00 21.0 0.4
Away 12 45 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 38 0.84 13 0.29 158 3.51 0 1 1 0.02 13.5 0.3
Neutral 6 20 0 0.00 0 1 .000 13 0.65 4 0.20 83 4.15 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.2
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Wins 16 64 2 0.03 1 5 .200 52 0.81 29 0.45 244 3.81 0 0 0 0.00 31.0 0.5
Losses 14 50 0 0.00 0 2 .000 34 0.68 7 0.14 204 4.08 0 1 1 0.02 7.5 0.1
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August 2 7 0 0.00 0 0 - 7 1.00 4 0.57 33 4.71 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.6
September 11 39 0 0.00 1 4 -.250 26 0.67 12 0.31 143 3.67 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.3
October 12 47 2 0.04 0 3 .667 34 0.72 12 0.26 204 4.34 0 1 1 0.02 14.5 0.3
November 5 21 0 0.00 0 0 - 19 0.90 8 0.38 68 3.24 0 0 0 0.00 8.0 0.4