SAN ANTONIO (May 5, 2020) – The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) women's soccer team is proud to announce the signing of incoming freshman DeAnna Tarango. She will join the team in 2020-2021.
Tarango is a center back from El Dorado High School in El Paso, Texas.
Tarango was named rookie of the year and defensive MVP while playing for El Dorado High School. She was also awarded the all-academic award, athletic award and named to First Team All-District. Tarango heard about OLLU through her club coach as he was preparing for the players to be recruited.
Her athletic role model is retired NBA player Kobe Bryant. Her favorite quote is "Once you know what failure feels like, determination chases success" by Kobe Bryant.
Head Coach Arthur Salazar commented, "We are very excited to welcome DeAnna to the soccer program. She is another solid player from El Paso who can greatly impact our program. She's a competitor with a strong defensive presence and a high ceiling for potential growth."