3 - McHaney Carter
McHaney Carter
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Southlake, Texas
High School: Carroll
Position: MB
Major: Ethics, politics & economics
Residential College: Timothy Dwight
m 21
k/s 1.30
h % .289
a/s 0.02
b/s 0.74
sa/s 0.00
d/s 0.11

2012: Appeared in 46 sets...Had nine kills, five block assists and hit .391 against Bowling Green in the NCAA Tournament...Ranked second on team in blocks per set with 0.74 average...Produced 13 solo blocks and 21 block assists...Smashed 60 kills...Had seven kills and hit .538 with one solo block against Fresno State on Sept. 15...Had season-high 10 kills and hit .421 with four total blocks (2 solo) in 3-1 over Cornell on Oct. 27...Produced season-best three solo blocks twice (vs. Penn on Oct. 13 and vs. Brown on Oct. 20).

2011: Named MVP of Yale Classic…Named to Ivy League Weekly Honor Roll two times…Reached 10 or more kills five times this season…Averaged 0.71 blocks per set in Ivy League matches…Hit at least .333 with at least 6 kills in six Ivy matches this season…Averaged 2.11 kills per set in 25 matches…Produced season-high 13 kills and added four total blocks in a five-set win against Army on Sept. 17…Tallied eight kills and hit .500 in a victory over Harvard on Oct. 8…Hit a season-best .643 with nine kills in a win at Penn on Oct. 15.

2010:  Appeared in 56 sets...Placed 10th in the Ivy League in blocks per set (0.89)...Slammed a personal season-best nine kills in a win over Rhode Island on Sept. 4...Contributed a personal season-high seven block assists against Georgetown on Sept. 11...Posted seven kills and hit .429 in a win over Brown on Oct. 1.

Before Yale: Helped Carroll High School to a pair of district titles (2007 and 2008)… 2009 team captain… Also a varsity high jumper on the track team… Member of Skyline Juniors Volleyball, which was the second-ranked club in the nation… Named to the all-tournament team at the 2008 Junior Olympics where she helped her team win the 16-1 American Division… Her 17-1 squad placed ninth in the Open division at the 2009 Junior Olympics.

Appleman on Carter: “McHaney is a very athletic, agile middle blocker. She has the ability to compete at the Ivy League level right away.”

Four Questions for McHaney:

1.     Why Yale? Everyone has that moment when they step on a campus and realize that they are exactly where they are supposed to be. I vividly remember standing in front of PWG and thinking, “Yep, this is definitely it.

2.     Best food in New Haven? Yorkside’s Greek salad.

3.     Favorite quote? “Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.” – Paulo Coelho

4.     What would you be doing if you weren’t playing volleyball? Wishing I was playing volleyball!

Recent Games
Oct 27 Cornell W, 3-1
Nov 2 at Penn W, 3-1
Nov 3 at Princeton W, 3-0
Nov 9 Harvard W, 3-0
Nov 10 Dartmouth W, 3-0
Nov 30 vs. Bowling Green L, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 21 12
Sets 46 26
Kills 60 35
Kills per set 1.30 1.35
Errors 14 11
Total Attacks 159 89
Hitting Percentage .289 .270
Assists 1 1
Assists per set 0.02 0.04
Service Aces 0 0
Service Errors 0 0
Service Aces per set 0.00 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 5 3
Digs per set 0.11 0.12
Block Solo 13 11
Block Assist 21 11
Block Total 34 22
Blocks per set 0.74 0.85
Block Errors 1 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 83.5 51.5
Points per set 1.8 2.0
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 31 Texas A&M L, 3-1 4 5 0 13 .385 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 6.5
Sep 1 Stony Brook W, 3-0 1 0 1 3 -.333 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Sep 1 American W, 3-0 2 0 0 3 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1.0
Sep 7 Villanova W, 3-1 1 2 0 2 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 8 Northwestern L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 vs. UC Santa Barbara L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 15 at San Diego L, 3-0 3 1 1 9 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 15 vs. Fresno St. L, 3-0 2 7 0 13 .538 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 8.0
Sep 19 Albany W, 3-0 1 1 1 4 .000 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Sep 22 at Brown W, 3-1 1 0 1 4 -.250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 28 at Cornell W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 at Columbia W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Dartmouth W, 3-1 2 2 0 3 .667 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Oct 6 at Harvard W, 3-0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Oct 12 Princeton W, 3-1 3 7 1 15 .400 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 8.5
Oct 13 Penn W, 3-0 1 1 0 4 .250 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 0 4.5
Oct 20 Brown W, 3-0 3 5 4 16 .062 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 4 0 8.5
Oct 26 Columbia W, 3-1 3 3 1 8 .250 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 27 Cornell W, 3-1 4 10 2 19 .421 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 13.0
Nov 2 at Penn W, 3-1 2 2 2 9 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Nov 3 at Princeton W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Harvard W, 3-0 3 4 0 6 .667 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 7.0
Nov 10 Dartmouth W, 3-0 2 1 0 5 .200 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1.5
Nov 30 vs. Bowling Green L, 3-2 5 9 0 23 .391 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 5 0 11.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 21 46 60 1.30 14 159 .289 1 0.02 0 0.00 5 0.11 13 21 34 0.74 83.5 1.8
Conference 12 26 35 1.35 11 89 .270 1 0.04 0 0.00 3 0.12 11 11 22 0.85 51.5 2.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 28 39 1.39 10 98 .296 1 0.04 0 0.00 4 0.14 12 14 26 0.93 58.0 2.1
Away 6 10 5 0.50 4 25 .040 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 2 2 0.20 6.0 0.6
Neutral 3 8 16 2.00 0 36 .444 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.12 1 5 6 0.75 19.5 2.4

Wins 16 31 38 1.23 13 101 .248 1 0.03 0 0.00 4 0.13 12 13 25 0.81 56.5 1.8
Losses 5 15 22 1.47 1 58 .362 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.07 1 8 9 0.60 27.0 1.8

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