UNLV: An athletic competitor who joined the team in the fall ... Will see time in a variety of roles, including hitting, running and defense ... Caught in high school and could be used behind the plate.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2002 graduate of Capital High School in Boise, Idaho ... Lettered thrice in softball and twice in volleyball ... Started at catcher for coach Larry Valenzuela ... A two-time all-conference choice in softball ... Played summer ball for both the Boise Blast and Boise Superstars, and led both to state titles ... Also honored for academics.
PERSONAL: Christy Ann Tennes was born June 19, 1984, in Washington, D.C. ... The daughter of Monty and Diane Tennes ... Has two sisters, Carolyn (21) and Cathy (17) ... Uncle is Ron Santo, a nine-time All-Star at third base for the Chicago Cubs ... Majoring in communications.