8 - Vince Devany
Vince Devany
Birth Date: 08/16/1988
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Ramon, Calif.
High School: Mater Dei
Position: Setter

UC SANTA BARBARA
2009: Started 22 matches at setter during his sophomore season ... Led the Gauchos in total assists (1223) and assists per set (13.15) ... His 1223 assists in the 2009 campaign is the 11th highest season total in school history ... Dished out a personal-best 79 assists versus Hawai'i (3/5) ... Totaled 10 service aces, 24 digs, 40 blocks, and 46.0 points over 93 sets ... Had 50 or more assists in ten matches.

2008: As a true freshman, platooned with Max Klineman at setter ... Played in 19 matches and started 10 ... Led the Gauchos in assists per set (10.40) and was second in total assists (489) ... Posted a team-best .469 setting percentage ... Totaled seven service aces, 43 digs, 21 blocks, and 25.5 points over 47 sets ... Recorded a personal-best 60 assists at Long Beach State (3/1) ... Had eight matches with 30 or more assists and 12 with at least 20 helpers.

CLUB
Played six years at setter for the James Brown Sultans of Soul Super Bad Volleyball Club under head coach Darrick Lucero.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2007 graduate of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif. ... Played four years at setter for coach Darrick Lucero ... Garnered AVCA High School All-American honors as a senior ... A Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection ... Named First Team All-CIF in 2007 ... A two-time First Team All-Serra League pick (2006, 2007) ... Tabbed Mater Dei's Most Valuable Player as a senior ... Captained the Monarchs as a junior and senior ... Served as president of Mater Dei's Ping Pong Club.

PERSONAL
Born Aug. 16, 1988 in San Luis Obispo, Calif. ... Parents are Tom and Kelly ... Has an older sister, Genna ... Majoring in communication ... A fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and Tampa Bay Ray outfielder B.J. Upton ... Favorite television show is It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and top movie is The Shawshank Redemption ... Enjoys the work of Clint Eastwood and Denzel Washington ... Lists Outkast as his favorite musician ... Reads National Geographic ... Loves to visit Hawai'i ... Most admired volleyballer is Ricardo Garcia ... Ping pong and video games are his hobbies ... Downing sushi is also a favorite pastime.

Career-Highs
Kills 3 multiple times -
Attack % - - -
Assists 79 at Hawai'i 3/5/09
Aces 3 vs. Pepperdine 3/15/08
Digs 12 at UC Irvine 2/11/09
Blocks 6 vs. Pacific 1/9/09
Points 6.0 at USC 3/5/10
Career Statistics
Season SP MP MS K E TA Pct. Ast. SA Digs BS BA TB Points
2008 47 19 10 7 0 20 .350 489 7 43 2 19 21 25.5
2009 93 25 22 14 7 36 .194 1223 10 121 4 36 40 46.0
2010 116 29 29 26 8 45 .400 1551 9 153 7 48 55 66.0
Totals 256 73 61 47 15 101 .317 3263 26 317 13 103 116 137.5