Alumni Roster Features Four Former All-Conference Selections
2008: Finished the year ranked fourth on the team with 180 kills and 1.82 kills per set ... Led the Mean Green with match-high 18 kills on .323 hitting versus UT Arlington ... Also reached double-digits against Idaho State with 14 kills ... Earned first career starts at the Mean Green Volleyball Classic, and ended up starting 27 matches on the season ... Showed her versatility at the net by racking up 49 blocks (10 solo), which ranked third at NT ... Also tallied 30 digs and seven assists.
2007: Posted five kills as a freshman, including a pair each against Grambling State and Sun Belt Conference rival Denver ... Saw action in six matches in 2007 ... Tallied four total blocks on the season, including two assisted blocks versus the Pioneers ... Earned her first collegiate action versus Big XII opponent Kansas State and had two attacks ... Had first career kill in one attempt versus Northwestern State ... Also saw time against UALR, and managed a dig versus Grambling State.
High School: Was named the District 19-2A Most Valuable Player ... Selected the Rusk County Female Athlete of the Year ... Longview News-Journal All East Texas Team ... USA Volleyball High Performance Development Camp participant ... Texas Sports Writers Association 2A All-State Honorable Mention in 2006 ... Played in the 2007 Texas Coaches Association All-Star Game ... Named Honorable Mention All-Texas by LoneStarVolleyball.com ... Posted 208 kills in 2006 to go with 92 blocks, 206 assists and 38 aces ... Also a standout in the classroom, Youman was named academic all-district for four straight seasons and was selected Academic All-State in 2006 ... Graduated fifth in her class at Tatum High School ... Member of the National Honors Society ... Not just an athlete, Youman was named to the 2005-06 One Act Play District All-Star Cast.
Personal: Daughter of three-time NFL Pro Bowl running back Larry Centers and Nikki Youman ... Born March 31, 1989.