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Elysa Jackson
Elysa Jackson

Hometown:
Sugar Land, Texas

High School:
Stephen F. Austin

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:
01/07/1991

Experience:
1L

Major:
Finance


04/13/2013

Sand Volleyball Drops Pair At Georgia State Tournament

Ninth-ranked Green Wave have rough weekend, falling 4-1 to ULM and 5-0 to No. 2 Florida State

04/13/2013

Sand Volleyball Drops Pair At Georgia State Tournament

Ninth-Ranked Green Wave have rough weekend, falling 4-1 to ULM and 5-0 to No. 2 Florida State

04/13/2013

Sand Volleyball Opens Fiesta At Siesta Key With Pair Of Dual Wins

Green Wave defeat Florida Gulf Coast 5-0 before downing College of Charleston 3-2

04/13/2013

Sand Volleyball Opens Fiesta At Siesta Key With Pair Of Dual Wins

Green Wave defeat Florida Gulf Coast 5-0 before downing College of Charleston 3-2

03/30/2013

Sand Volleyball Posts Pair Of Wins In Day 2 Of FIU Surf & Turf Tourney

Green Wave cut down No. 6 Florida International and Georgia State, 4-1; fall to No. 1 Pepperdine, 5-0

2013: Saw action in eight matches as a senior, posting a 1-7 overall record with a 1-4 mark in dual-match action...was 1-2 in No. 2 action and 0-2 at No. 3...teamed with Courtney Liddle to post a 1-1 mark at No. 2 and an 0-2 record at No. 3...combined with Milica Jovic to go 0-1 at No. 2...lone win of the season came in a straight-sets victory at Florida Gulf Coast (4/12).

Indoor: Three-year letterwinner of Tulane's indoor program, posting four kills (0.05/set), 216 assists (2.57/set), 18 service aces (0.21/set) and 130 digs (1.55/set) in 27 matches and 84 sets of action...had 12 double-digit assist games, five double-digit dig outings and a trio of double-doubles...posted career highs of two kills vs East Carolina (10/22/10), 19 assists vs Houston (11/18/11), 3 aces vs East Carolina (10/22/10), at UAB (11/13/11) and vs Houston (11/18/11), and 14 digs vs Houston (11/18/11).

High School: Two-year letterwinner Hightower High before playing her final prep season at Stephen F. Austin High where she saw time at setter, right-side hitter and defensive specialist for coach Amy Cataline...helped team post 15 wins and reach the state playoffs in her lone season at Stephen F. Austin...as a senior, named District 23-5A Outstanding Setter, first-team all-district and varsity MVP...named all-district as a sophomore and junior...tabbed district Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore...named MVP of the Hightower Junior Varsity Team as a freshman...also played two seasons for Texas Tornados Volleyball Club for coaches Rob Amason and James Fuller...voted team captain in 2008...selected to the USAV Lone Star High Performance Team (16s) and competed in the USAV Junior Olympics (15s)...off the court, named Academic All-District, received the Academic Excellence Award in media studies and was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Elysa Erin Jackson on Jan. 7, 1991, in Houston, Texas...daughter of Gary and Claudette Jackson...has one sister, Lauren...cousin, James Becnel, played football at Tulane, earning his bachelor's degree in 1979 and completed his master's degree in 1989...majoring in finance.

Jackson's Career Sand Statistics

Year Overall Dual Pairs No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5
2013 1-7 1-4 0-3 --- 1-2 0-2 --- ---