Yamil Perez Athlete Profile

#14 Yamil Perez

Yamil Perez
Position: Setter Height: 6-1 Roster Years: 2006-2010 Hometown: Guaynabo, PR Last School: Colegio Marista

Personal

Born April 1987 in Puerto Rico ... parents are Maritza Carrillo and Randolph Perez ... enjoys going to the beach, dancing and listening to Reggae ... mechanical engineering major.

Before BYU

Played for Juan "Grillo" Aviles at Colegio Marista ... named team's most-outstanding player from 2003-05 ... school athlete of the year in 2005 ... played four years for Borinquen Coqui club team ... coached by Cesar Occtaviani ... team was Junior Olympics Champions in 2003 ... team was a Junior Olympic finalist in 2004.

Stats

 Career Match Highs
Kills: 3 (twice)
Attempts: 5 vs. Cal-Baptist, 1/6/07
Hitting Percentage: N/A
Digs: 13 (two times)
Block Assists: 6 (two times)
Block Solos: 1 (12 times)
Total Blocks: 6 (two times)
Service Aces: 3 vs. Hawaii, 1/22/09
Assists: 73 vs. Long Beach State, 3/21/09
 

 

Year-by-Year stats
Year MP GP K K/G E TA PCT A SA SE RE D BS BA TB B/G BE BHE
2007 28 93 22 0.24 15 53 .132 1252 21 81 2 141 6 54 60 0.65 22 12
2008 21 55 7 0.13 3 16 .250 256 3 21 0 35 0 6 6 0.11 5 3
2009 105   12 .11 6 35 .17 1223 19 104 1 158 6 51 57 .54 18 4
2010 92   5 .05 1 11 .364 430 12 35 0 66 1 12 13 .14 4 2
Totals 49 148 29 0.196 18 69 .159 1508 24 102 2 176 6 60 66 .446 27 15

 



2006 | Redshirt Year

A Student Athlete Academic Center Scholar-Athlete.

2007 | Freshman Year

Named AVCA National and MPSF Newcomer of the Year ... named All-MPSF Honorable Mention ... Academic All-MPSF ... played in 28 matches, starting 25 ... led the nation in assists per game (13.46) ... primary setter for the fifth-best hitting team in the nation (.343) ... set the Cougars to a team .571 hitting percentage in the March 3 win over USC ... one of only two setters all year to win Molten MPSF Player of the Week (March 12) ... named to the Outrigger Hotels Invitational All-Tournament Team for his performances against Penn State and Loyola-Chicago ... set BYU to .395 and .495 hitting percentages in the Cougars' sweep over UC Santa Barbara ... tied for third on the team with 21 service aces on the season ... ranks third on the team with 141 total digs and 1.52 digs per game ... tied for second on the team with six block solos ... averages .65 blocks per game ... set BYU to a .300 or better hitting percentage in 23 matches, all wins ... recorded double-digits in digs twice, including a career-high 13 digs against UC San Diego April 6 ... recorded two service aces five times this season ... named to the MPSF All-Academic Team.

2008 | Sophomore Year

Academic All-MPSF ... played in 21 matches and 55 games on the season ... started five matches, including four of the last five of the season ... suffered two ankle sprains which limited playing time ... used primarily for serving purposes while recovering from injury ... season-high 49 assists came in MPSF Championship match against Pepperdine, Apr. 26.

2009 | Junior Year

All-MPSF honorable mention ... Academic All-MPSF ... played in all 30 of the team's matches on the season and saw action in 105 sets on the year ... started 24 matches for the Cougars ... led the team with 1223 assists on the year, averaging 11.6 assists per set ... recorded 158 digs, 57 blocks and 12 kills ... recorded double-digit digs twice, against Lewis and Pepperdine ... had a career-high 73 assists against Long Beach State on March 21, also marking a team-high for the season.

2010 | Senior Year

Played in 92-of-119 sets on the season ... finished the season with 430 assists, averaging 4.67 per set ... earned 12 service aces, the third most on the team ... tallied 66 digs and 13 total blocks ... started three matches ... led the Cougars in assists in seven matches ... recorded two double-doubles on the season ... had a season-high 58 assists against Hawaii ... tallied a career-high 14 digs against Saint Francis.