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Amanda Yerke
Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Commerce Township, Mich.

High School:
Walled Lake Northern

Last College:
Michigan

Height:
6-3

Position:
RS

Club Team:
M-Juniors

08/08/2014

Women's Volleyball Honored By ACC

Nine members of the Women's Volleyball team were placed on the 2013-2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll

11/23/2013

Volleyball Falls to Clemson, 3-0

Katty Workman notched her 12th double-double of the season

11/22/2013

Volleyball Loses to Georgia Tech, 3-0

Melissa McTighe recorded seven kills in the loss

11/17/2013

Volleyball Drops to Pitt in Five, 3-2

Sophomore Katty Workman recorded her 11th double-double of the season with 16 kills and 15 digs in the loss

11/15/2013

Volleyball Sweeps Maryland in Straight Sets, 3-0

Junior Courtney Castle recorded a double-double with 10 kills and 11 digs in the match

NOTES

Played the 2009 and 2010 seasons at the University of Michigan ... transferred to Boston College prior to the 2013 season.

AS A SENIOR (GRAD STUDENT) AT BC (2013)

Posted 15 kills and 12 digs against Wright State (8/31)...recorded 14 kills and 9 digs versus UNC-Asheville (8/31)...charted eight kills, an assist, a service ace, and four digs against Bryant (9/7)...registered six digs, four kills, and two block assists against Fairfield (9/7)...had a double-double in a win at Columbia with 14 kills and 13 digs along with an assist (9/13)...recorded six kills, four digs, and three blocks at Northeastern (9/20)...registered six kills against Harvard (9/22)...posted 10 kills and two digs in the first ACC match-up of the season against Miami (9/28)...tallied six kills, a dig, and two blocks against Florida State (9/28)...registered three kills and three blocks against NC State (10/4)...led all players with a match-high 9 digs along with three digs and three blocks against No. 11 North Carolina (10/6)...tallied two kills and three blocks at Virginia Tech (10/11)...registered seven kills, two assists, two digs, and three blocks at Virginia (10/12)...logged nine kills along with an assist, eight digs, and two block assists against Clemson (10/25)...posted eight kills, an assist, nine digs, and two block assists against Georgia Tech (10/27)....posted eight kills and 11 digs to go with three blocks at Wake Forest (11/1)...notched 14 kills, two assists, five digs and six blocks against Notre Dame (11/9)...posted eight kills and three kills against Syracuse (11/10).

AS A SOPHOMORE AT MICHIGAN (2010)
Appeared in five matches ... recorded a kill and a block assist against Youngstown State (9/10).

AS A FRESHMAN AT MICHIGAN (2009)
Saw time in two matches ... played in the NCAA Tournament First Round versus Niagara (12/4) ... registered a kill, a block assist, and a dig in collegiate debut against Fairfield (9/12).

BEFORE BC
Earned Under Armour All-America honors as a senior ... named to PrepVolleyball.com's Top-80 National Recruit and Top-250 Senior Aces lists ... gained All-Conference accolades in 2008 and 2009 ... garnered All-Region laurels as a junior and senior ... captured Oakland County Press Top-10 Prep Volleyball Athlete honors in 2009 ... captained the Knights as a senior ... guided team to three-consecutive City Championships from 2007-09 ... led WLNHS in kills and attack percentage as a junior and senior ... played club for M-Juniors earning JVDA All-America honors in 2008 ... an honor roll student who served on student council.

PERSONAL
Amanda is the daughter of William and Wendy Yerke ... enrolled in the Woods College of Advancing Studies.

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