2 McKenzie Palassou
McKenzie  Palassou

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Salinas, Calif.

High School:
Salinas HS

Last College:
Monterey Peninsula College

Height:
5-6


04/18/2014

San Jose State Sweeps West Valley College Pairs Tournament

The teams of Powers & Palassou and Albiani & Segura won their brackets.

04/11/2014

Palassou & Jacobsen Win Sand Volleyball Pairs Three-Way Tournament

The Spartans won 13 of 24 matches in their first pairs tournament of the season.

03/08/2014

Spartans Debut Sand Volleyball At Pacific

10 San Jose State players are part of the first chapter of Spartan sand volleyball.

AT SAN JOSE STATE: Played one season of sand volleyball and one season of volleyball for the Spartans.

2014 SAND VOLLEYBALL: Member of the original San Jose State sand volleyball team... Played in the #1 & #2 positions in the lineup... Recorded an 0-10 win loss record evenly divided between #1 and #2.

2014 VOLLEYBALL: Played in 22 matches and 75 sets...saw her first action of the season against Sacramento State...averaged 1.81 digs and 0.23 aces per set...led the team with nine digs against Grand Canyon...11 digs against Air Force, nine digs at New Mexico and eight digs at Cal Poly, at Utah State and at Boise State... seven digs four times...kills at Fresno State and against Boise State...three assists against Bakersfield, Air Force, Utah State and at San Diego State...three service aces versus Bakersfield, UMass Lowell, at Air Force and in a win over Fresno State.

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in volleyball, soccer and track and field at Salinas (Calif.) High... Was a sprinter and long jumper in track and field.

PERSONAL: A kinesiology major... Would like to become a physician's assistant... A second-generation San Jose State student-athlete... Her mom, Jodi Breding, played on the 1979 through 1982 Spartan volleyball teams and was a second-team all-conference selection in 1980 and 1982... Roy Palassou, her dad, set or tied every San Jose State men's gymnastics individual event record, was the recipient of the 1984 Nissen Award as the outstanding male senior college gymnast, was a member of the USA Men's Gymnastics team and is enshrined in the San Jose State University Sports Hall of Fame... The native of Monterey, Calif., was born on July 17, 1994.