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Yael Rozner
Yael Rozner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Haifa, Israel

High School:
Kiriat Haim H.S.

Height:
5-9

Position:
S

2005: One of two returning players to start in all 33 matches...Appeared in 123 games as the starting setter and recording 880 assists (7.15 apg - ninth highest in the MEAC) with 167 kills, a team-high 310 digs, 33 blocks (three solo, 30 assisted) and a team-high 66 aces...Her 0.54 aces per game ranked her third in the MEAC and 31st in the nation...Named MEAC Rookie of the Week on Sept. 6...Only player in the MEAC to post two triple-double performances...Received the team's Rookie of the Year award at UMES' annual all-sports awards banquet.

High School/Club: Guided her high school team to the Israeli championship...High school team represented Israel in the World High School Tournament in Portugal...Named MVP of the World High School championship game in Israel...Played for the Kiryatim club team which finished third in the Israeli league...Rozner also played for the Israel national team which played in the European championships.

Personal: Born April 1, 1984 in Haifa, Israel...Daughter of Sharon and Revka Rozner...Has two sisters, Liat and Einat...Athletic goal is to be one of the best setters in the United States...Biggest athletic accomplishments are winning the Israel National Championship and participating in the World High School Championships in Portugal...Best advice received: "Most things are harder before they get easy."

Career Highs
Assists: 50 (vs. South Carolina St., Oct. 15, 2005)
Kills: 12 (vs. South Carolina St., Oct. 15, 2005)
TA: 29 (at Rhode Island, Nov. 5, 2005)
Digs: 16 (vs. Delaware St., Sept. 30, 2005)
Aces: 6 (at Sacred Heart, Sept. 24, 2005)