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Karissa DeRousseau
Karissa  DeRousseau

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Santa Rosa, Calif.

High School:
Maria Carrillo HS

Last College:
Santa Rosa JC

Height:
5-7½

Event:
Breaststroke, IM


07/16/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

07/08/2014

'Dogs Cap Season With 129 Combined Academic All-MW Honors

Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

07/08/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

07/07/2014

Eighty-Six 'Dogs Honored to Academic All-MW Teams

Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

11/12/2014

Swimming vs. Nevada, 10/25/14

Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014. geoffthurner@yahoo.com

10/09/2014

Intrasquad Meet - 10-04-14

Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.

Last updated: July 23, 2015

2014-2015 (Junior): Named a 2014-15 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete ... set personal-best times in the 200 Freestyle, 100 Backstroke, and 200 IM.

2013-2014 (Sophomore):
Named to the 2014 Mountain West Spring Academic All-Conference team ... had a busy first year with the `Dogs, swimming in seven different events over the course of the season ... had a season-best time in the 200 Backstroke at the Mountain West Championships, with a swim of 2:08.91.

Maria Carrillo High School: Four-year varsity swimmer at Maria Carrillo High ... team captain and MVP her senior year ... was an All-American in the 200 medley relay and the 400 freestyle relay.

Santa Rosa JC: Finished second in the 50 and 100 breaststroke and 200 IM at the Big 8 Conference championship ... finished third in the 50 breaststroke, fifth in the 100 breaststroke, and fifth in the 200 IM at the CCCAA State Championships last year.

Personal: Parents are Hannah and Brian DeRousseau ... has one sister, Mikaela (22) ... enjoys camping, hiking and being outdoors ... favorite athlete is Apollo Ohno because of his work ethic and being a positive role model ... most admires her mom because of the sacrifices she makes to make others happy ... chose Fresno State because of the good Kinesiology program and the resources and opportunities it offers.

Karissa DeRousseau
Fresno State Career Bests

200 Freestyle:
1:56.75 1-31-15 @ San Jose St.
50 Backstroke
29.37 10-11-13 @ Bulldog Invitational
100 Backstroke:
1:00.68 11-20-14 @ Arena Invitational
200 Backstroke:
2:08.91 2-19-14 @ MW Championships
100 Breaststroke:
1:06.58 11-21-13 @ Arena Invitational
200 Breaststroke:
2:29.92 11-2-14 vs. UC Davis
200 IM:
2:08.12 11-20-14 @ Arena Invitational
400 IM:
4:44.39 12-7-13 @ Cal State East Bay

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