Q&A: Stephanie Samedy on returning to Gophers Volleyball for 5th season

Volleyball star Stephanie Samedy has chosen to utilize the free year of eligibility and will play a 5th season for the Gophers.

We spoke with her about the decision.

***Click the video box above to watch our conversation with Samedy***

The opposite hitter is a four-time All-American and All-Big Ten selection. Last season, played in the spring, earned Samedy 2021 Big Ten Player of the Year. She now enters her final season of playing for the Gophers having totaled 1,485 kills and 1,127 digs.

The 2021 season will begin Aug. 27-28 in Madison at the Big Ten/Big 12 Challenge against Baylor and TCU. The fall will return a normal schedule.