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Yossiana Pressley 22

Yossiana  Pressley


Cypress, Texas

High School:
Cypress Falls H.S.




 2017 AVCA All-American (honorable mention)
 2017 Southwest Region Freshman of the Year
 2017 Big 12 Freshman of the Year
 2017 All-Big 12 First Team (unanimous)
 2017 Big 12 All-Freshman Team
 2017 AVCA National Player of the Week (Nov. 7)
 Five-time Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week
 Four-time Big 12 Freshman of the Week

2017 (Freshman):
Named an AVCA Honorable Mention All-American after one of the best freshman season performances in program history…Named the Big 12 Freshman of the Year after she became the first freshman in Big 12 history to lead the conference in points (4.85 per set) or kills (4.37 per set)…Was a unanimous pick for the All-Big 12 First Team and named to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team…Also earned Southwest Region Freshman of the Year after guiding the Bears to back-to-back NCAA Tournament berths and a top-12 national seed for the first time in program history…Also named an All-American and All-Freshman Team member by, and…Earned All-Region First Team Honors alongside three other Bears…Posted a team-high 391 kills and averaged 3.62 kills per set…Moved to the outside hitter position in the final 10 matches of the season after previously starting at the opposite position for 21 matches…Led the team in kills in 14 matches, including a career-high 24 vs. Kansas State on Nov. 15…Had a team-leading 19 double-digit kill performances…Was the Big 12's leading offensive weapon at the outside position, posting 14 or more kills in the team's final eight conference matches…Had a match-leading 19 kills and hit .410 in the Bears' 3-0 upset over No. 11 Kansas in Lawrence…Had her first 20-kill match at Kansas State on Oct. 14, finishing the season with four 20-kill matches…Had 17 kills in BU's first-round win over Miami (Ohio) in the NCAA Tournament…Concluded season with 14 kills against Colorado on Dec. 2…Posted two double-doubles for the Bears, finishing with 24 kills and 10 digs against Kansas State on Nov. 15 and had 23 kills and a career-high 13 digs against No. 2 Texas on Nov. 25…Opened the season with a season-high three aces against No. 15 Florida State on Aug. 25…Posted a career-high six blocks at Oklahoma on Oct. 28…Earned Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week a league-leading five times during the season…Also named Big 12 Freshman of the Week four times to become the program's most-decorated Big 12 weekly honoree…Named AVCA National Player of the Week on Nov. 7 after the Bears posted their fifth consecutive 3-0 sweep in Big 12 play.

High School:
Letterwinner at Cypress Falls High School, earning Under Armour First Team All-America honors her senior season…Ranked No. 31 in Prep Volleyball’s Senior Aces and named Fab 50 pick coming out of high school…During junior and senior season, earned a plethora of honors, including all-state first team and all-star status…Earned Player of the Week nods from Root Sports, Vype, Max Preps, HPRC and Hudl during her career…Named District MVP during junior and senior campaigns as she help the Golden Eagles clinch district championships both years…Moved up to varsity during her sophomore season, earning first team all-district honors and offensive player recognition…Also named academic all-district selection.

Given name is Yossiana Pressley...Also goes by Yossi...Daughter of Willie Pressley Jr. and Erika Jenkins…Has one brother, Willie Pressley, III…Majoring in business.


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