USTA Pacific Northwest | April 1, 2019
Dana Yearsley was recently inducted into the Southern Oregon University Raider Hall of Fame. Dana has been a longtime member of USTA and has participated on 4.5 USTA teams and in many tournaments.
In 1977, Dana came to Southern Oregon University from Pennsylvania. Dana was an exceptional field hockey player and was high scorer for four years, 1979-81, on the SOU team. Dana was selected to be on the Northwest College Women's Sports Association all star Selector's Tournament for four years.
In addition to field hockey, Dana participated in basketball and tennis at SOU. Dana qualified for the national collegiate tennis tournament playing singles at the number three position.
After graduating with a degree in Liberal Arts (Literature), Dana has taught and coached in many capacities in Ashland. She has coached youth soccer teams and assisted with the high school teams for many years.
Dana Yearsley is an outstanding athlete and individual, who certainly deserves the "Hall of Fame" recognition.
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