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Kenya Cason
Kenya  Cason


Columbus, Ohio

High School:
St. Francis DeSales


Outside Hitter


Student-Athlete Strong: Tosin Adeniyi

Volleyball Senior for the Huskies.


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Volleyball Rising Seniors Look to Provide Leadership

Adeniyi, Cabel and Cason Enter Final Campaign in 2017


Volleyball Announces 2017-18 Schedule

Dog Pound Challenge on Sept. 1-2 in Storrs


Cabel Records 11 Kills in 3-0 Loss to USF

McGary with 10 Kills; Turner with 17 Assists


UCONN vs U of Hartford

UCONN vs U of Hartford (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Temple

UConn vs Temple (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs USF

UConn vs USF (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs ECU

UConn vs ECU (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Temple

UConn vs Temple (photo by Stephen Slade)

AS A SENIOR (2017): Played in nine matched before suffering a season-ending injury … picked up 52 digs, 18 kills, nine assists, nine service aces and 13 total blocks … tallied a career-best 18 kills against LSU (Sept. 1) … collected a season-high 12 digs in a win against Iona (Sept. 1) … notched a double-double with 13 kills and 10 digs at Sacramento State (Aug. 25) … earned a career-best three services aces in a 3-1 win against New Hampshire (Aug. 25).

AS A JUNIOR (2016):
Made 20 starts out of 28 total appearances as a junior…Recorded 1.99 kills and 2.08 digs per set, proving to be one of the most versatile players on the team…Ranked second on the team with 27 service aces…Five double-double performances, including a 16-kill, 13-digs outing against Syracuse on Aug. 26…Season-high 14 digs against Colgate on Aug. 27…Had seven double-digit kills matches and nine double-figure digs performances.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Appeared in all 31 matches for the Huskies…Came in second on the team with 271 kills while averaging 2.51 per set…Stood third on the squad with 326 digs for a 3.02 per set average…Her 20 service aces was also third on the team…Had 26 assists and 33 blocks…Record 13 double-doubles on the season, including 12 kills and career-high 21 digs against Cincinnati on Nov. 1...Named to 2015-16 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014): Saw action in 24 matches for UConn... Registered 16 blocks and 207 kills... notched 178 digs with 2.28 per set... Was second on the team in average kills per set at 2.65... Also recorded eight assists and 11 service aces...Reached double-digit kills in seven matches, highlighted by two 19-kill efforts against Hofstra on Sep. 20 and UCF on Nov. 7.... Picked up a career-best 17 digs in UConn's 3-1 win at East Carolina on Sept. 26... Tallied four serve aces in the Huskies' setback to Hofstra on Sept. 20.

High School:
Had a decorated career both for St. Francis DeSales in the Central Catholic League and for COVBC and Mintovette on the club circuit...led her team in blocks as a freshman in 2010 and again as a sophomore in 2011, earning three consecutive First Team All-CCL nods from 2011-13...helped St. Francis DeSales to three consecutive district titles, two regional championships and the 2012 Central Catholic League Crown...also led her squad in kills in 2012 and 2013... was named 2013 Central Catholic League Player of the Year and Second Team All-Ohio...finished her career among the top-20 all-time in kills in the state of Ohio...spent 12 straight quarters on the honor roll during her freshman, sophomore and junior years and was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Kenya Cason...Born May 8, 1997...Daughter of Robert and Neta Cason...Psychology major.