Janell Walley
Janell  Walley


Yucaipa, Calif.

High School:
Yucaipa HS


Outside Hitter



Volleyball Teams Earn Academic Honors

Boise State's indoor and beach volleyball teams have received AVCA Team Academic Awards


Osburn, Walley Help MW Take Second

Boise State duo helps MW All-Stars take second-place at European Global Challenge.


Osburn and Walley Named MW All-Stars

The Bronco tandem will be a part of the 2017 Mountain West All-Star Volleyball Team that will compete in Europe this summer.


Broncos Fall 3-0 to Stanford in NCAA

Boise State's great season of firsts comes to an end against Stanford in second round of NCAA Tournament.


Broncos Open NCAA with Sweep Over WKU

Boise State made program history Friday winning its first ever match in its first NCAA appearance.


Women's Volleyball - Air Force | Nov. 22

Women's Volleyball - Air Force | Nov. 22


Volleyball: Colorado State at Boise State

Photo gallery for the Colorado State at Boise State volleyball match in Bronco Gym, Nov. 16, 2016.


Volleyball's Blue & Orange Scrimmage

Photo gallery from the 2016 Blue & Orange Scrimmage on August 18 in Bronco Gym.

2016 | FRESHMAN SEASON | STATS Get Acrobat Reader

HONORS:  Academic All-Mountain West, Mountain West Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 10), Idaho State Invitational All-Tournament Team (Sept. 9-10), Boise State Invitational All-Tournament Team (Sept. 15-17).

STATISTICS (Notable Rankings): Tallied 176 kills (5th team), 29 assists, 28 service aces (2nd team / 11th MW), 272 digs (3rd team), 80 blocks (4th team) and 244.0 points (5th team) ... averaged 1.61 kills (5th team), 2.6 service aces (2nd team / 11th MW), 2.5 digs (3rd team), 0.73 blocks (3rd team) and 2.24 points (5th team) ... hit 21.8 percent (4th team) ... had one double-double ... two matches in double-figure kills and 13 in double figure digs ... 12 matches with four or more blocks ... led team in service aces 10 times, digs once and blocks on four occasions.

HIGHLIGHTS: As a freshman started at outside hitter in every match played (32) ... first action in the blue and orange was in the season opener against Northwestern State (Aug. 27) tallying three kills, one assist, two service aces, five digs and one block ... recorded seven kills while hitting 35.7 percent to go with one assist, 14 digs and four blocks in win over Wright State (Sept. 2) ... one kill, season-high three service aces, 10 digs and two blocks in win at Cleveland State (Sept. 3) ... hit 42.9 percent for seven kills against 10th-ranked BYU (Sept. 9) to go with one service ace, six digs and one block ... hit 57.1 percent with nine kills versus Missouri (Sept. 10) in addition to two service aces, seven digs and four blocks ... nine kills, 14 digs and two blocks in win over Portland State (Sept. 15) ... four kills, one assist, one service ace, season-high 18 digs and two blocks in victory over UC Davis (Sept. 16) ... seven kills while hitting 35.7 percent in win against 17th-ranked Santa Clara (Sept. 16) to go with four assists, two service aces, 12 digs and two blocks ... hit 43.8 percent for eight kills in a win over Arizona State (Sept. 17) to go with one assist, two service aces, 13 digs and four blocks ... hit 50 percent to record 10 kills in win at San Jose State (Oct. 13) ... had a season-high five blocks in wins over San Diego State (Sept. 29) and at Nevada (Oct. 27) ... hit 50 percent in win at Fresno State (Nov. 10) for seven kills with one assist, 12 digs and three blocks ... recorded first career double-double in win over Colorado State (Nov. 16) on 10 kills and 15 digs, in addition to two assists and four blocks ... six kills, one assist, one service ace, 13 digs and two blocks in victory at Wyoming (Nov. 18) ... had five kills, two assists, six digs and five blocks in NCAA First Round victory over 20th-ranked Western Kentucky (Dec. 2) ... hit 27.8 percent with seven kills, one assist, one service ace, seven digs and one block in NCAA Second Round loss at eventual NCAA National Champion Stanford (Dec. 3)..


HONORS: All-CIF Southern Section and Citrus Belt League MVP senior year ... four-time All-Citrus Belt League First Team honoree ... two-time team captain, named team's offensive most valuable player as a sophomore and team MVP the last two years ... recipient of the Ken Hubbs Award at YHS ... also a success in the classroom where she was a scholar athlete and four-time member of the YHS Honor Roll.

HIGHLIGHTS: A 2016 graduate of Yucaipa High School in Yucaipa, Calif. ... four-year starter for the Thunderbirds varsity team playing for coach Amber VonKaenel ... senior year helped team to a 26-5 record and a berth into regionals where they lost in CIF Southern Section quarterfinals ... over the last three years the Thunderbirds went a combined 59-28 overall and had a 29-9 league mark to finish second twice ... a two-sport athlete also competing on the track & field team where she set the school record for the high jump twice with the most recent being 5 feet, 7 inches.


Played five years for the Rancho Valley Volleyball Club in San Bernardino, Calif., for coach Danny Scott.


A two sport athlete for the Broncos competing for both the indoor and beach volleyball teams.


Majoring in Health Science Studies ... Academic All-Mountain West.


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