Green Wave to face Montana State, Prairie View A&M, UTSA and host Sam Houston State
11 veterans join four newcomers as Green Wave begin preseason practice on Monday, Aug. 10
Women's Cross Country/Track & Field led the way with 34 honorees
Green Wave to face UTSA, host Texas A&M on Friday; square off with Iowa on Saturday
Preseason All-American Athletic Conference honoree Annie Shurtz paces squad with 11 kills
2014: Did not play as a true freshman……off the court, was a member of the American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team and Tulane’s 3.0 Club.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Saint John’s School for coach Gabriel Acevedo…helped lead the team to three consecutive PRHSAA championship finalist…named MVP as a freshman and junior while claiming the Coaches Award as a sophomore and senior…voted team captain as a senior…played for VB Rags in 2013 when she helped the team rank No. 2 in Puerto Rico in U17…selected to play for the Puerto Rico Youth National Team in 2011 and 2012…also played for High Performance and helped the squad post a third-place finish with Puerto Rico Junior National Team…off the court, was a member of the Honor Roll.
Personal: Born Bianca Chanelle Ryals on Jan. 25, 1996, in Tampa, Florida…daughter of John Ryals and Eva Fernandez…majoring in business.