UNCG Volleyball BIO
3 Giana Rasmussen

2017 (Freshman): Played in six matches and nine sets… Recorded 32 assists, averaging 3.56 per set… Recorded eight digs during the year… Made her collegiate debut against North Carolina A&T (9-2)… Earned a season-high 16 assists against Delaware State (Sept. 2)… Earned 11 assists in two sets at North Carolina A&T (Sept. 2)… Season high three digs against Delaware State (Sept. 2)… Played in two sets against UCF in the NIVC (Nov. 28)… Earned an assist against ETSU (Oct. 20)… Added four assists in a five-set match at The Citadel (Nov. 11).

Prep: Two-year letterwinner from Pleasant Grove High… All-State and All-Region honors… Under Armour All-American Watch list… Max Preps Player of the week (Sept. 12, 2016)… School records in career assists (1,178) and highest career setting percentage (.446)… Led Pleasant Grove to two state championships and two runner-up finishes… Played for Club V in her club career under coach Reed Carlson… A four-year captain on the club team… Led Club V to three-straight Utah Power League State Championships in 2014-16… Honor roll member.

Personal: Daughter of Neil and Becky Rasmussen both were collegiate athletes… Neil played soccer, while Becky participated in track and field, both at Southern Utah University… Plans to major in Kinesiology while at UNCG. 


Position: Setter
Height: 5'9"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Highland, Utah
High School: Pleasant Grove
Major: Elementary Education
Experience: High School