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Kristen Fairbanks

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Sugar Land, Texas

High School:
Stephen F. Austin HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
RS/OH

Experience:
3L

Kristen Fairbanks

2006: Played 124 games while starting 30 matches... Finished with 249 kills on the year... Averaged 2.01 kills per game for the season... Finished with 13 kills in a loss to UTSA 8/26/06... Finished with 11 kills in a loss to Radford 9/1/06... Scored 12 kills in a loss to UTA 9/12/06... Finished with 12 kills in a loss to Boise State 9/21/06... Scored 11 kills in a loss to Fresno State 10/21/06... Finished with 10 kills in a loss to Utah State 10/26/06... Finished with 11 kills in a loss to Nevada 10/28/06... Finished with 14 kills in a loss to Fresno State 11/18/06.

2005: Sat the year out with a medical redshirt.

2004: Started 10 matches a year ago for Tech ... posted 67 kills, 73 digs and 22 blocks for Tech as a sophomore ... Posted nine kills against Memphis and Mississippi State in pre-WAC play ... Had six kills against Rice, 10/7/04 ... Posted 11 digs against SMU, 10/2/04 ... Posted five blocks against Stephen F. Austin, 9/1/04.

2003: Saw action in 15 matches and 27 games while starting five contests as a freshman ... posted 22 kills and 16 digs in 2003 ... Also came up with nine blocks ... Tallied a season high eight kills against SMU in the WAC Tournament ... Collected seven kills at Drake, 9/13/03 ... Collected seven digs against SMU in the WAC Tourney.

High School: Graduated from Stephen F. Austin (Texas) High School in 2003 ... Led team to a pair of district titles while in high school and two second place finishes ... Two-time first team all-district selection ... Two time Sugar Land Herald Coaster First Team ... Named one of the top ten hitters by the Houston Chronicle for two years.

Getting Acquainted: Born, July 22, 1985, in Memphis, Tenn. ... Parents' names are Jay and Linda Fairbanks ... Father played football for New Mexico State... Has one brother, Benn... Age 22.