#14 Yamil Perez, position: setter, height: 6-1, year: senior, hometown: Guaynabo, PR, last school: Colegio Marista  , major: civil engineering
JUNIOR – (2008–2009):
  • 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
SOPHOMORE - (2007–2008):
  • 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
FRESHMAN - (2006–2007):
  • Named AVCA National and MPSF Newcomer of the Year ... named All-MPSF Honorable Mention ... Academic All-MPSF
  • Named to the MPSF All-Academic Team
  • 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
REDSHIRT - (2005–2006):
  • A Student Athlete Academic Center Scholar-Athlete
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
PERSONAL:
  • Born in Puerto Rico
  • Parents are Maritza Carrillo and Randolph Perez
  • Enjoys going to the beach, dancing and listening to Reggae
  • Mechanical engineering major
YEAR G K K/G E TA PCT A SA SE SA/G RE D D/G BS BA TOT B/G
2007 93 22 0.24 15 53 0.132 1252 21 81 0.815 2 141 1.52 6 54 60 0.65
2008 55 7 0.13 3 16 0.25 256 3 21 0.05 0 35 0.64 0 6 6 0.11
2009 105 12 0.11 6 35 0.171 1223 19 104 0.18 1 158 1.5 6 51 57 0.54
TOTAL 253 41 0.16 24 104 0.163 2731 43 206 0.17 3 334 1.32 12 111 123 0.49
  • Kills: 3 (twice)
  • Attempts: 5 vs. Cal-Baptist, 1/6/07
  • Digs: 13 (twice)
  • Block Assists: 6 (twice)
  • 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
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