4 Tanja Ranilovic
4 Tanja Ranilovic
Height: 6-2
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Belgrade, Serbia
High School: Zemunska Gimnazija
Previous College: UNLV
Position: OH/RS

2015 (R-Jr.): Played in 23 matches as a junior...Averaged a career-best 1.14 kills per set and 0.62 blocks per set...Matched a career high with nine kills Sept. 19 at New Mexico Highlands...Set a new career-best with seven blocks vs. Colorado Christian Sept. 25... Recorded at least one block  in 12 consecutive matches from Sept. 5 - Oct. 3. 

2014 (R-So.): Named to the RMAC Academic Honor Roll for the second consecutive season … Competed in 113 sets and all 29 matches … Set career highs in kills (109), digs (41) and blocks (60) … Tied for third on the team in blocks … Notched career high in kills with 10 at home versus Adams State (Oct. 31) … Recorded a career high five digs against both Black Hills State (Sept. 26) and Colorado Christian (Oct. 14) … Matched career high in blocks with five at home versus Western New Mexico (Nov. 8).

2013 (R-Fr.): Saw playing time in 18 matches and 56 sets overall … Notched 47 kills, 18 digs and finished fifth on the team with 38 blocks … Posted season highs in kills (7) and blocks (5) on Sept. 7 against Dallas Baptist … Named to the RMAC Academic Honor Roll.

2012 (At UNLV): Redshirted the 2012 season at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Zemunska Gimnazija in Belgrade, Serbia ... Played club volleyball for Crvena Zvezda as a middle blocker from 2009-11 before playing for Postar in 2012 ... Helped the club team to a silver medal in 2011 after consecutive gold medals the two previous years.

Personal: Birthday is Jan. 23 ... Daughter of Zoran and Sladjana Ranilovic ... Has two siblings, Svetlana and Milan ... Is majoring in molecular biology ... Interested in protecting the environment ... Enjoys collecting postcards and keychains.