Devin Young Athlete Profile

#19 Devin Young

Position: Middle Blocker Height: 6-9 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008 | 2011-2014 Hometown: McMurray, PA Mission: Long Beach, CA Last School: Peters Township High School

Personal

  • Born in San Jose, Calif.
  • Parents are Robert and Sherri
  • Was valedictorian of his high school graduating class
  • Basketball is his favorite sport other than volleyball
  • Served an LDS mission in Long Beach, Calif.
  • Has three brothers and one sister
  • Married to wife Marie
  • Majoring in Business Management with an emphasis in marketing

Before BYU

  • Lettered three years at Peters Township High School
  • Named first-team all-section and third team all-region
  • Played one year for Pitt Elite


2008 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted 2008 season before leaving on an LDS mission

2011 | Freshman Year

Was on the roster

2012 | Sophomore Year

Was on the roster

2013 | Junior Year

  • MPSF All-Tournament team
  • MPSF Scholar Athlete
  • Played in 82 sets and started 23 matches
  • Season-high 12 kills April 13 at Stanford
  • Season-high 10 blocks April 25 vs. UCLA in the MPSF Semifinals
  • Season-high 4 digs Mar. 2 at UCSD

2014 | Senior Year

  • Started all 30 matches for the Cougars
  • Played in 109 of 113 sets in 2014
  • Recorded seven kills, .545 clip, eight blocks vs. No. 1 Long Beach State (Jan. 11)
  • Had nine kills, .400 clip, two aces, three digs, two blocks at No. 7 UC Irvine (Jan. 17)
  • Recorded eight kills, .538 clip, five blocks vs. No. 6 Stanford (Jan. 24)
  • Had four kills, eight blocks (career high) vs. Pacific (Jan. 25)
  • Had nine kills on .471 clip, two aces, eight block assists at No. 3 Pepperdine (Jan. 31)
  • Had nine kills, four digs (tied career high), two blocks at No. 8 Stanford (Feb. 15)
  • Had five kills, two aces, two digs, two blocks vs. UC San Diego (Mar. 15)
  • Had 10 kills (season high), .500 clip, one block vs. Cal Baptist (Mar. 22)
  • Had seven kills, .417 clip, two aces, four blocks vs. No. 5 UC Santa Barbara (Mar. 28)
  • Had three kills, seven blocks vs. No. 9 UCLA (Mar. 29)
  • Had six kills, five aces (career high), four blocks at No. 5 UC Santa Barbara (Apr. 11)
  • Named All-MPSF Second Team
  • Named MPSF All-Tournament Team