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Jetanna McClain
Jetanna McClain
Year Inducted: 1999
Area of Distinction: Volleyball
Graduation Year: 1981

Jetanna McClain played volleyball, basketball and softball for the Battling Bishops, but volleyball is the sport in which she excelled. She led the volleyball team to an NCAIAW III Championship in 1980 and then to the AIAW Region II Tournament where she was named to the All-Tournament Team. 

In both 1979 and 1980, McClain was named the Region II Tournament’s Most Valuable Player, as well as the NCWC Outstanding Female Athlete.

McClain also left her mark as a coach at Wesleyan, serving as the head coach for both volleyball and softball teams from 1987 through 1990. She is a 1981 graduate of the College and has her #11 volleyball jersey retired.