Beach Volleyball

    Emily Young
    Emily  Young


    Schaumburg, Illinois

    High School:



    No. 1 USC Takes Down TCU for Perfect Cowtown Weekend

    The Women of Troy won their 19th straight dual with a sweep of the Horned Frogs


    No. 1 USC Celebrates Senior Day With 4-1 Win Over No. 2 Pepperdine

    The Women of Troy earned their 16th straight dual victory


    Claes and Hughes Claim USAV Beach Collegiate Challenge Crowns

    The unstoppable duo won their 52nd straight match and improved to 27-0 on the season


    Women of Troy Sweep Hawai'i Invitational at Queen's Beach

    The Trojans won crowns in all three flights of the Hawai'i Invitational and took home the team trophy


    Sara Hughes and Kelly Claes Win Gold at Bibione Volleyball Marathon

    Eve Ettinger and Meg Norton won bronze as part of a massive 256-pair tournament

    She appeared in 16 matches as a freshman...registered 16 kills (0.67 kps) while hitting .308 with one assist, four digs (0.17 dps) and four blocks (0.17 bps)...posted a season-high five kills on Oct. 15 against Oregon State while hitting .556 (5-0-9).

    High School/Club
    She was a 2011 Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection and earned Prep Volleyball All-America special mention as a senior...played at Schaumburg (Ill.) High...earned Academic All-America second team honors...named Cook County honorary captain of the 2010 Daily Herald all-area girls volleyball team...rated as the No. 30 Senior Ace by Prep Volleyball...was a two-year team captain for Schaumburg...president of the National Honor Society...posted an academic class rank of 14 out of 603 students and recorded a 4.6 grade-point-average on a 4.0 weighted scale...played club volleyball for the Sports Performance 18 Elite squad that finished first at the 2011 JVA Premier Invite.

    Emily Ann Young was born on April 20, 1993...parents are Timothy and Margaret...has one brother, Matt...lists Mia Hamm as her biggest sports hero...favorite movie is The Princess Bride...favorite television show is Extreme Makeover: Home Edition...enjoys listening to Michael Buble, Matt Nathanson, The Script and Parachute...she is majoring in business.

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