18 Kerry Clavadetscher
18 Kerry Clavadetscher
Height: 5-8
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Shorecrest
Position: S

2009: Honorable Mention All-Ivy...Two-time Ivy League Rookie of the Week during league play...Yale's Most Improved Player...Ranked second in the Ivy League with 10.76 assists per set...Also posted 1.97 digs per set...Recorded 30+ assists in 14 matches, including five matches with 40+...Had three double-doubles...Also chipped in with 24 kills, 12 service aces and 36 blocks...Posted her first career double-double with 32 assists and 10 digs on Sept. 18 against Hofstra...Dished out 56 assists in the four-set win at Columbia on Oct. 17...Had a career-best 11 digs as a part of double-doubles against Penn on Oct. 10 and Dartmouth on Oct. 23...Set a career mark with 63 assists in the five-set win on Nov. 6 at Harvard.

Before Yale: Was a three-time all Emerald City League honoree at Shorecrest...Named the 2005 ECL Rookie of the Year...Shorecrest finished in third place in te 2006 3A State Tournament...Captained the Washington Volleyball Academy to a third place finish in the 17-National Division at the 2007 Junior Olympics.

Appleman on Kerry: "Kerry is a strong, agile setter and has great fundamentals. She will compete for a starting position right away."

Getting to Know Kerry

Favorite Quote:
“Humans need fantasy to be human… You need to believe things that aren’t true. How else can they become?” – Terry Pratchett
Your Theme Song: “Thanks for the Potter Puppet Pals” by Harry Potter and the Magic of Music
Biggest Inspiration: My cousin, Susie Clavadetscher
Your Celebrity Look-Alike: Scarlett Johansson
Pre-Match Superstition: Four somersaults across the end-line during warm ups
Favorite Sports Movie: Remember the Titans