No. 15 Green Wave sweep TCU, 5-0, before falling to 16th-ranked and host Wildcats by identical score
Mandelbaum and Doss named Female and Male Athletes of the Year, Schelske and Schmidt earned Female and Male Scholar Athletes of the Year Honors and Magee and Walker receive the James W. Wilson, Jr. Award
Green Wave defeat ULM and host UAB by identical 3-2 scores to finish with an 8-7 overall record
Green Wave bounce back from 3-2 loss to UAB with 3-2 victory over homestanding LSU
Two Green Wave pairs advance to Gold Bracket; Liddle, Utt finish 23- Silver Bracket runner-up
The Green Wave sand volleyball team def. North Florida 3-2 in Siesta, Florida, on April 10, 2015.
Tulane sand volleyball team swept UNO in both matches of their doubleheader on Tuesday, April 7, at Coconut Beach.
Photos By Parker Waters (3/26/14)
2015: Increasing her win total by three in her sophomore campaign, Strasner posted a 13-15 overall record with an 11-13 mark in dual play ... Found success at flight No. 5, tallying an 11-7 record ... Mainly partnered with Miah Diirell, as the duo went 8-8 overall and 2-2 at the Fiesta on Siesta Key Tournament ... Also partnered with freshman Christina McAfee (5-7) ... Started 2015 with three straight wins, defeating pairs from LSU, Arizona State and TCU ... Produced a second three match win streak after picking up wins vs. Mercer, Spring Hill and UNO ... Went 2-0 against pairs from LSU and South Carolina.
2014: Recorded a 10-14 overall record ... Went 7-8 in dual matches and 3-6 in pairs ...Her 7 dual victories tied for the second most on the team ...Partnered with Miah Diirellin the No. 5 position in all but the first match ... Picked up her first career win against Stetson's Kalin/Kennedy ... Produced a season best four match win streak from March 26-April 5, defeating foes from LSU, UAB, Webber International and ULM ... Ended the dual season with back-to-back straight set wins over ULM and UAB ... Earned one victory from the No. 4 position, defeating Arizona State's Bailey/Pirotte
Indoor: One-year letterwinner of Tulane's indoor program, posting 221 kills (1.94/set), five assists (0.04/set), 10 service aces (0.09/set), 38 digs (0.33/set) and 106 blocks (0.93/set) in 32 matches and 114 sets of action...has seven double-digit kill matches...posted career highs of 14 kills and seven blocks at Youngstown State (9/6/13), four service aces vs Savannah State (9/21/13), four digs vs Savannah State and at Radford (9/20/13) and two assists at Charlotte (10/6/13)...named to the Allstate Sugar Bowl Classic and Kathy Trosclair Memorial All-Tournament Teams as a freshman.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Clear Lake High School for coach Chanda Eager...helped lead the Falcons to a combined 94-39 overall record, a 39-5 mark in District 16-2A action and trips to the playoff each year, including an area finalist finish as a junior and a state semifinalist showing as a senior...named Clear Lake MVP in each of her final two prep seasons and was voted team captain as a senior when she spearheaded an effort that saw the team go 32-10 overall and win the district title with a perfect 12-0 record...that season, recorded 398 kills, 123 blocks and 55 aces en route to claiming all-state recognition and claiming a spot on the 4A-5A All-Star Team...named all-tournament at the Nike Classic Girl's High School Pearland and Kingwood High School Tournaments as a junior and senior...in the outdoor game, qualified for the U18-Open Beach Volleyball Nationals in 2013...also earned three varsity letters in ultimate frisbee.
Personal: Born Sarah Jane Strasner on Jan. 19, 1995, in Houston, Texas...daughter of Harold and Nancy Strasner...has one brother, Josh...undecided on major.
Strasner's Career Statistics
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