Hometown: Pembroke Pines, Fla.
TASHALYN AT A GLANCE: Powerful athlete with a fast arm ... Great work ethic and loves to compete ... Can play any position along the net, but will primarily focus at middle blocker.
FRESHMAN (2012): Had season-high 15 kills and hit .462 vs. Rollins (Sept. 29) ... Had double-digit kills in three matches ... Had season-high four blocks at Nova Southeastern (Nov. 6) ... Had 13 kills and season-high 11 digs at Lynn (Nov. 13) ... Had 12 kills and hit .346 vs. West Alabama (Oct. 20).
HIGH SCHOOL & CLUB: As a senior at Archbishop McCarthy, was named Miami Herald First-Team All-County in 2011... Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel Second-Team All-Broward County in 2011 ... Competed in the FACA Florida State All-Star match ... Selected to Becon TV Super Six Team ... Marine’s Player of Game ... Led team with 292 kills, had 124 blocks,122 digs, 38 aces as a senior ... Helped her team win district championship ... Voted team Most Valuable Player ... Awarded Senior Award by team ... As a junior, pounded team-high 268 kills, had 118 blocks, 60 digs, 43 aces ... Miami Herald First-Team All-County in 2010 ... Sun Sentinel Second-Team All-Broward County ... voted team MVP ... As a sophomore, led team with 182 kills, had 78 blocks, 48 digs and 19 aces ... Sun Sentinel Second-Team All-Broward County in 2009 ... Voted team MVP ... As a freshman at Everglades High, had 113 kills, 47 blocks, 29 aces ... Played club for Wildfire Volleyball Club of Broward.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Abelard Begon and Marie Regis ... Has brother, Christopher Jean, who played soccer at St. Thomas University ... Has brother, Abel Begon ... Pre-professional biology major.