|Hometown:||Tarpon Springs, FL|
|High School:||East Lake HS|
High School: Attended East Lake High School...Lettered all four years, and led her team to the state Final Four in 2008...Received the “Top 10 County Soccer Statistics” honor for Pinellas County in 2007, and broke her high school’s record for the 400M and 4x400M track events...Tessa played club soccer for Hillsborough County United, and was given the opportunity to train under former US National Team player, Danielle Fotopoulos. ..Led her team to state championships in 2002, 2003, and 2005.
Personal: Born August 17, 1989 in Clearwater, FL...Has three siblings...Undecided on major.