University of Iowa Athletics

#4 Sydney Dennis

Height 5-5
Class RS Fr.
Hometown Clarence, Iowa
High School Mount Vernon
Twitter @sydneydennis15
Instagram @sydney_dennis_
Sydney Dennis - Volleyball - University of Iowa Athletics

2021 as a freshman

  • Redshirted
  • Named to Fall Dean’s List
  • Letterwinner

High School

  • Coached by Maggie Willems and Robin Brand in high school
  • Four-year varsity starter
  • State tournament all-tournament team as a senior
  • Four-time all-conference selection
  • Three-time team MVP
  • Placed second in Iowa state tournament as a senior
  • 2,289 career assists and 1,061 career digs as a prep
  • SOPH 79 Watch List (2018)
  • 2019 Defensive Dandies honoree
  • Three-time beach national qualifier
  • Participated in track; placed fifth at state in 4×400 and third in distance medley


  • Placed first in USA Volleyball national division in 2019 and placed second in 2018
  • Finished fourth at MEQ 2017 (open)


  • Intended major: biology
  • Daughter to Rod and Lori Dennis
  • Younger sister Claire (14)