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    Tairyn Rasmussen
    Tairyn Rasmussen

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Escondido, Calif.

    High School:
    San Pasqual

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    OH

    Experience:
    1L

    Major:
    Undeclared

    Fresno State
    2008 (Sophomore):
    After a promising softball campaign, Rasmussen in 2009 set a tone in the first match of the season as she recorded a career-high 17 kills vs. Cal State Bakersfield...She matched that 17 later in the season vs. Drake...Rasmussen had four double-digit kill performances and the third double-double of her career vs. CSUB as she recorded 11 digs... Her 18.5 points vs. Drake and two service aces at Louisiana Teach were also career-highs.

    2007 (Freshman): Was named to the All-WAC Freshman team, making it the fourth consecutive season that a Bulldog won such an honor ... had a career-high 15 kills, 16 points and three assists vs. CSUB Oct. 16 ... proved she can block as well with four block assists at Boise State on Sept. 20 and two solo blocks against nationally-ranked Washington on Aug. 25.

    San Pasqual High School
    Four-year varsity member...First-team all-conference all four years...Team captain junior and senior year and team MVP...Conference MVP senior year...volleyball club team member for six years....All-Academic team junior and senior year and honor roll member.

    Personal
    Born June 2, 1989...Parents are Cheryl and Todd Rasmussen...Has one sister, Cally...Her cousin Curtis Jackson played volleyball at Long Beach State and cousin Krystal Jackson played volleyball at UCLA...Her favorite athlete is Lance Armstrong because of his amazing drive. ..Enjoys wakeboarding, snowboarding and yoga.

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