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Sarah Strasner
Sarah  Strasner


Houston, Texas

High School:
Clear Lake


Middle Blocker





Volleyball Falls In Slugfest To American Foe UConn, 3-2

Sarah Ray leads the Green Wave offense with 16 kills, Lisa Mordell paces the defense with 16 digs


Big Blocks Lift Volleyball To 3-1 Win Over American Foe Temple

Green Wave's 21.0 blocks sets school four-set record; Kern leads the way individually with 2 solo, 10 assists


Volleyball Halts Skid With 3-2 American Win Over USF

Tea Juric and Sarah Ray post double-doubles while Lisa Mordell tallies a match-high 21 digs


Volleyball Drops Four-Set American Affair At Temple

Tea Juric and Sarah Ray both post double-doubles with Juric leading the way with 17 kills and 14 digs


Volleyball Comes Up Short In 3-0 Loss At UConn

Juric, Ray share team lead with 10 kills each; Green Wave return to action Sunday at Temple


Tulane vs UConn (11-08-15)

Photos By Gregory Juan


Tulane vs Temple (11-06-15)

Photos by Gregory Juan


Tulane vs UCF (11-1-15)

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Tulane vs USF (10-30-15)

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Tulane vs Incarnate Word (9-11-15)

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Career Notes: Two-year letterwinner has recorded 409 kills (1.79/set), 225 blocks (0.98/set), 73 digs (0.32/set), 14 service aces (0.06/set) and 11 assists (0.05/set) in 64 matches and 229 sets of action during her career...ranks 12th in Tulane career history in solo blocks (38) while ranking 10th in blocks per set (0.98) and 19th in both block assists (187) and total blocks (225)...in single-season history, sits eighth in attack percentage (.380 in 2013), 16th in block assists (101 in 2014), 18th in total blocks (119 in 2014), 23rd in solo blocks (20 in 2013) and 24th in blocks per set (1.03 in 2014)...also a two-year member of the Tulane sand volleyball team where she has accumulated a 23-29 overall record, including an 18-21 dual-match mark.

2014: Started all 32 matches and 115 sets at middle blocker as a sophomore...paced the squad in blocks (119), blocks per set (1.03) and attack percentage (.283) while sitting third in kills (188), kills per set (1.63), points (260) and points per set (2.27) to go with 35 digs, six assists and four service aces...finished fourth in the American Athletic Conference in blocks per set...tallied seven-plus kills on seven occasions with four double-digit kill performances, including a season-best 12 vs Howard (9/12) during the Allstate Sugar Bowl Classic...posted three-plus blocks 20 times with a career-high 10 stuffs to go with 10 kills to complete a double-double vs UConn (10/17)...added 11 multiple-dig outings, tying a career-high with four at North Dakota (9/6) and vs UCF (11/21).

2013: Played in 32 matches and 114 sets as a true freshman...led the team in attack percentage (.380), blocks (106) and blocks per set (0.93) while finishing fourth in kills (221), kills per set (1.94), points (294), points per set (2.58)...ranked second in Conference USA in attack percentage and 14th in blocks per set...finished 45th in the NCAA in attack percentage...tallied seven double-digit kill matches, including a career-best 14 at Youngstown State (9/6)...posted three-plus block efforts on 19 occasions, including a season-high seven (1 solo, 6 assists) at Youngstown... recorded 12 multiple-dig matches with a career-high four at Radford (9/20) and vs Savannah State (9/21) during the Highlander Classic...added a pair of multiple-ace contests with a high-water mark of four vs Savannah State...posted a career-high two assists at Charlotte (10/16)...earned all-tournament honors at the Kathy Trosclair Memorial after averaging 1.9 kills and 1.0 blocks per set to go with five digs, four aces and an assist during three Green Wave wins, and again at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Classic after averaging 3.2 kills, 0.7 blocks and 0.6 digs per set in another three Tulane victories.

High School: Three-year letterwinner at Clear Lake High for coach Chanda Eager...helped lead the Falcons to a combined 94-39 overall record, a 39-5 mark in District 24-5A 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 all-district all three seasons, garnering second-team honors as a sophomore and first-team recognition her final two prep seasons...tabbed Clear Lake MVP as a junior and senior...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 and District Offensive Co-MVP recognition, and earning 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...tallied 318 kills, 106 digs, 97 blocks, 48 aces and 18 assists in 129 sets as a junior...as a sophomore, accrued 181 kills, 119 digs, 101 blocks, 56 aces and seven assists in 125 sets of action...in sand volleyball, 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, Ross...majoring in marketing.

Stasner's Career Statistics

Year MP-SP Kills Kills/Set Err. Att. Pct. Assists Asst/Set Service Ace Service Error Aces/Set Digs Digs/Set Block Solo Block Assists Total Blocks Blocks/Set Block Errors Ball-Handling Errors Points Points/Set
2013 32-114 221 1.94 47 458 .380 5 0.04 10 18 0.09 38 0.33 20 86 106 0.93 13 0 294.0 2.58
2014 32-115 188 1.63 57 463 .283 6 0.05 4 19 0.03 35 0.30 18 101 119 1.03 6 0 260.5 2.26
Career 64-229 409 1.79 104 921 .331 11 0.05 14 37 0.06 73 0.32 38 187 225 0.98 19 0 554.5 2.42