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Yasmin Tan - Beach Volleyball - University of New Mexico Lobos Athletics

Yasmin Tan






Melbourne, Australia

High School

Yarra Valley Grammar School

SOPHOMORE | 2018: Appeared in 65 sets in 19 matches, starting in five… Recorded 55 kills, hitting .146… Season-high eight kills at Idaho… Registered a service ace at San Jose State… Tallied 20 digs, five assists, one service ace… Fifth on the team in total blocks  with 33 total blocks (two solo, 31 assisted)… Accounted for 73.5 points (1.13 points per set)… Career-high two assists versus Furman… Credited with a career-high seven blocks (all assisted) versus Air Force. 

FRESHMAN | 2017: Played in 29 matches, with three starts … Finished the season with 105 kills (1.25/set), reaching at least five kills 12 times … Posted a strong three-match stretch to open October, with back-to-back matches of eight kills vs. Nevada and San Jose State before tallying a career-best nine kills and .400 hitting percentage vs. San Diego State … Also tallied solid numbers vs. Wyoming and Colorado State with eight kills in both matches, and seven kills at Fresno State … Registered 27 total blocks on the season, including a career-best five at Nevada on Oct. 5 … Added 43 digs, with 11 coming in the Lobos’ win over Tennessee Tech on Sept. 15

Graduated from Yarra Valley Grammar School in Ringwood, Victoria, Australia … Three-year letterwinner  in volleyball and five-year letterwinner in both basketball and track & field … Accorded Honours Colours in volleyball and basketball, along with Colours in athletics … Earned Coach’s Award Firsts in volleyball in 2014 and 2015 and Coach’s Award Firsts in basketball in 2013 … Honored with the Yarra Valley Grammar School Adam Strachan Memorial Award for contribution to school sports … Played with the Australian Junior Women’s Team, having competed at the South East Asian Games and Asian Junior Volleyball Championships in 2016 and the USA High Performance Championships in 2015

Born in Melbourne, Australia, on May 24 to Fiona and Ben Tan … Has one sibling, Rhys … Hobbies include playing basketball, watching tennis, going to the beach and reading … Lists Schnitzel burger and pizza as her favorite foods, the Harry Potter series as her favorite movies and Roger Federer & Agnieszka Radwanska as her favorite athletes