4 Jana Arentz
4 Jana Arentz
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hanover, Pa.
High School: Hanover
Position: LIB/DS
Major: Elementary Education


2011: Enters her final season sporting the Green and White as a Spartan co-captain ... will battle for the starting libero role while she will also see significant time as a back-row specialist ... is an intelligent player that has the knack for making the right play and putting herself in the correct position on the floor ... provides York with great leadership as she will play a key role in keeping the Spartans focused and prepared ... has worked very hard in the off season and is extremely prepared for her senior year ... has played in 77 career matches with 484 total digs, 90.9% service receive percentage and 51 service aces.

2010: Finished her junior year playing in 33 matches including one start during the year ... provided the Spartans with excellent defense and service reception as she averaged 2.16 digs per game and received serve at 91.4% ... recorded a career-high 18 digs in the five-game win over Johns Hopkins on September 24 ... tied a career-high with four service aces in the October 21 win over Marymount ... has 22 service aces with a 86.8% serve percentage.

2009: Saw action in 28 of the Spartans’ 32 matches, coming off the bench in all her appearances . . . played a key role in the Spartans’ defense as she saw all her time as a back row specialist . . .finished the season with 178 digs, good for an average of 1.80 . . . had a serve receive percentage of .899 in 228 attempts which was the top mark on the Spartan squad . . . was also one of York’s top servers as she had 17 aces in 145 attempts while her service percentage was .869.

2008: Transferred into the program and played in 16 matches in her first year in the Green and White, coming off the bench in each of those matches ... finished the season with 70 digs, good for an average of 1.63 digs per set ... Was very good in serve receive for York as she made just six errors in her 77 attempts, finishing with a reception percentage of .922 ... was one of York’s top servers as she owned a .940 service percentage, banging out 10 aces in 133 attempts.

Personal: Is the daughter of Max and Carol Arentz ... is an elementary education major and a Spanish minor as she carries a 3.71 cumulative GPA ... Arentz is a three-time CAC All-Academic selection while she has also earned York College Athletic Honor Roll accolades in all three seasons as well ... is a six-time Dean's List honoree ... played for the Smackdown Volleyball Club.