10
Jyoti Ruffin
Jyoti Ruffin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Katy, Texas

High School:
James E. Taylor

Height:
5-11

Position:
Middle Blocker

Birthdate:
09/25/1989

Major:
Liberal Arts

High School:
•Played at James E. Taylor High School in Katy, Texas and with the Houston Juniors volleyball club team
•Named a PrepVolleyball.com Top 100 Senior of 2008
•Selected as Team MVP following her senior season
•Led the city in kills and kills per set, averaging five kills per set, as a senior
•Named to the Spring Branch ISD All-Tournament Team during her sophomore and junior seasons
•Earned All-District honors as a sophomore and junior
•Was a part of the Lone Star High Performance Team in 2004 that lost only one match, coming at the hands of the U.S. National Team
•Led her team in blocks all three years
•Broke the school record for single-season kills as a sophomore with 300

Personal:
•Full name is Jyoti Symone Ruffin
•Born September 25, 1989
•Daughter of Marilyn Devereaux and Tommy Ruffin
•Has an older brother, Hahji
•Her cousin Myron Baker played in the NFL for the Carolina Panthers
•Is learning to play the guitar and enjoys writing poetry
•Volunteered for the Special Olympics in Texas as a volleyball referee