Karissa DeRousseau
    Karissa DeRousseau

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Santa Rosa, Calif.

    High School:
    Maria Carrillo

    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: August 21, 2013

    2013-2014 (Junior): 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

    50 Backstroke
    29.37 10-11-13 @ Bulldog Invitational
    100 Backstroke:
    1:01.84 2-1-14 vs. San Jose State
    200 Backstroke:
    2:08.91 2-19-14 @ MW Championships
    100 Breaststroke:
    1:06.58 11-21-13 @ Arena Invitational
    200 Breaststroke:
    2:29.94 1-4-14 vs. Bakersfield
    200 IM:
    2:08.13 11-21-13 @ Arena Invitational
    400 IM:
    4:44.39 12-7-13 @ Cal State East Bay

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