High School: Made South Texas ODP State Team for four consecutive seasons (2005-08) ... Named 2007 ODP Region III Pool Player ... Played on Texas State Championship Team in 2003, 2008 and 2009 ... Claimed track and field regional title in pole vault and 400m run ... Also competed for the swim team and served as a middle blocker for high school volleyball team.
Personal: Born on June 8, 1991 in Austin, Texas ... Daughter of Jana Blasi ... Based on performance in math and science, was one of 60 girls selected in Austin to participate in the National Science Foundation Project ... National top-10 finalist for Celebration of Young Poets competition.