Valerie Yep
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Kennedy HS '00

Height:
5-2

Event:
V,BB,FX

Major:
Wildlife, Fish & Conservation Biology

2003: Recovered from injury-plagued season to provide needed boost in vault lineup late in the season... Scored 9.400 at Sacramento State and 9.575 at USAG national team prelims in only action.

2002: Enjoyed solid run in vault lineup before injuries sidelined her... Scored 9.550 at Sacramento State, then 9.650 and 9.675 in back-to-back meets at Alaska Anchorage... Appeared four times in bars lineup, three times on floor... Hit 9.675 on floor in home dual with Alaska... Added 9.650 against Seawolves in road dual.

2001: Anchored vault lineup vs. Alaska Anchorage, scoring 9.600... Made one appearance on beam, posting 8.450 vs. UC Santa Barbara.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from John F. Kennedy HS in 2000... National Honor Society member... Competed for Byers Gymnastics Center under former Aggie assistant Allan Fusilero.

PERSONAL: Born Apr. 8, 1982 in Sacramento, Calif.... Majoring in wildlife, fish & conservation biology... Daughter of Thomas & Corinda Yep... Sister Tracy (19) is a sophomore of UC San Diego... Favorite movies are Joy Luck Club and Good Will Hunting.