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2 Theanna Vernon

2016-17: The third year middle blocker had another dynamite season in a Rams' uniform... Named an OUA First-Team All-Star for the second straight season… Finished the regular season as the most efficient hitter in the country for the second straight year with a hitting percentage of .389; also the third straight season that she's finished in the top five in Canada in that category... Wrapped up the regular season with 1.28 blocks/set (3rd in Canada) and 0.52 service aces per set (4th in the OUA and 10th in U SPORTS)... Her 33 solo blocks, 55 block assists, 88 total blocks and 36 service aces were all second in Ontario... Posted a season-high 15 kills, six solo blocks and 24.0 points in a 3-1 victory over the Guelph Gryphons on February 17th, 2017... Set a single game program record with 11 total blocks in a 3-2 loss to the University of Toronto Varsity Blues on November 25th, 2016... Named Ryerson's Female Athlete of the Week on November 28th, 2016 and January 23rd, 2017… Her strong play continued in the playoffs where she racked up 27 kills in three matches; her 17 total blocks and 1.70 blocks/set led the province in postseason play… At the 2017 U SPORTS Women's Volleyball National Championship, she led the Rams with 2.86 kills/set and a .333 hitting percentage, while her 14 total blocks and 2.00 blocks/set were both best in the tournament… Named a H.H. Kerr Female Athlete of the Year finalist.

2015-16: Her second season with the Rams... An OUA first team all-star, was one of the most feared attackers in the OUA... Her .435 hitting percentage in the regular season was first in the conference, while her 1.15 blocks per set ranked second and her 205 kills was fifth... Recorded career-highs of16 service aces and 274.5 points... The only Ram to appear in all 67 conference sets... In the playoffs, her .508 hitting percentage ranked second in the OUA and 3.67 kills per set was third best. 

2014-15: Won the OUA East Rookie of the Year award and was named to the OUA All-Rookie Team...Played in 42 of 65 sets in her first season, missing some time due to injury...Finished fourth on the Rams with 139 points...Led the OUA in hitting percentage...Established a career best 14 kills on November 15 at York and 20 points vs. Waterloo on November 23.

Before Ryerson: Played for the Toronto Diamonds Volleyball Club from 2009-2013… The middle blocker won a bronze medal at the 17U national championships and was named an all-star in 2012… Named the Diamonds' most valuable player in 2013... Bronze medalist at the 18U provincial championship that year and finalist at the 18U national championship... Named an all-star at both competitions.

OUA Regular Season Stats:

    ATTACK   SERVE   BLOCK    
Season GP K E TA % A SA SE DIG BS BA BE PTS PTS/G
2014-15 42 95 22 209 34.9 1 10 10 26 29 10 0 139 3.3
2015-16 67 205 31 400 43.5 4 16 18 26 30 47 0 274.5 4.1
2016-17 69 171 41 334 38.9 2 36 20 37 33 55 0 267.5 3.9
2017-18 30 78 13 141 46.1 0 13 11 13 15 20 0 116 3.9
CAREER TOTAL 208 549 107 1084 40.8 7 75 59 102 107 132 0 797 3.8


*as of November 27, 2017

Career Highs:

  • Kills: 16 kills at York, January 16, 2016
  • Points: 24 points, twice - at York, January 16, 2016 & vs. Guelph, February 17, 2017
  • Blocks: 11 blocks vs. Toronto, November 25, 2016 (3 solo, 8 assisted)

OUA Playoff Stats:

    ATTACK   SERVE   BLOCK    
Season GP K E TA % A SA SE DIG BS BA BE PTS PTS/G
2014-15 3 7 1 16 37.5 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 10 3.3
2015-16 8 33 2 61 50.8 0 2 4 7 5 1 0 40.5 5.1
2016-17 10 27 9 62 29.0 1 5 5 7 9 8 0 45 4.5
CAREER TOTAL 21 67 12 139 39.6 1 9 10 15 14 11 0 95.5 4.5
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'0"
Year: 4
Hometown: Scarborough, Ont.
High School: Agincourt C.I.
Club: Toronto Diamonds, OVA
Major: Social Work
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