FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Appeared in 12 matches while seeing action in 20 total sets ... played on the back row and occasionally on the net as an attacker as well ... totaled 21 kills off 66 attacks at a .136 percentage ... also added 21 digs, two assists and a service ace ... recorded likely her best performance of the season in the second match of the season against Binghamton ... finished with five kills off eight attacks while totaling a season-high six digs as well ... added a pair of kills and two blocks the following day against Siena ... matched her career high in kills with five against Nevada ... recorded five digs against the Wolfpack as well ... appeared in two Big 12 matches - Sept. 22 against Kansas and Sept. 26 at TCU.
CAREER HIGHS Kills: 5, twice, last at Nevada (Sept. 19, 2012) Total Attacks: 15, at Nevada (Sept. 19, 2012) Hitting Percentage (Min. 5 Kills): .625, vs. Binghamton (Aug. 24, 2012) Assists: 1, twice, last at Nevada (Sept. 19, 2012) Service Aces: 1, vs. Siena (Aug. 25, 2012) Digs: 6, vs. Binghamton (Aug. 24, 2012) Solo Blocks: None Block Assists: 2, vs. Siena (Sept. 25, 2012) Total Blocks: 2, vs. Siena (Sept. 25, 2012)
KINGWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
Two-year starter for the Mustangs ... set the single-season school record for kills with 571 ... was a two-time district 14-5A first team All-District selection ... named the district's Newcomer of the Year as a junior ... earned the district's Offensive Player of the Year following her senior season ... honored on the 5A All-State team both years by the Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) ... was also picked as an all-state and all-district academic selection as well ... named to the Molton Improvement first team after junior year ... recognized prior to the senior year as one of the Greater Houston Volleyball Coaches Association's (GVCA) top 32 athletes ... named to the All-Greater Houston Team for 5A by the organization following the season ... earned Player of the week honors throughout 2011 from the Houston Chronicle, VYPE Magazine, and AVCA MaxPreps ... played in both the TGCA and GVCA All-Star matches ... also highly successful in the classroom, earning all-district and all-state academic honors as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Key Club, and HOSA ... high school coach: Ashley Earhart.
Born March 21, 1994 to parents Jeffrey and Lisa Rankin ... has two older brothers, John and Matt ... parents are both University of Houston graduates ... her brother Matt was an offensive lineman at Texas A&M ... cousin Stephanie Gwin played volleyball at Penn ... majoring in exercise sports science ... hopes to become a physician assistant.