Tesch Jerles

#9     Tesch Jerles          Right Side/Outside Hitter     5’8     Jr.

Born January 6, 1997…Hometown is Macon, Ga…Aspires to get a degree outside of Georgia and go to school to work in the art or music field…Her brother, Paul (2017), attends FPD and plays basketball, baseball and football…Parents are Matthew and Tami…Matthew attended Vanderbilt, the University of North Carolina, and the Universty of Austin-Texas…Tami attended Georgia Tech and Mississippi State…Tesch’s grandfather, Bill, and aunt, Sheree, played basketball in the collegiate ranks.

Says the best part about FPD is the teachers and the facilities…Lives by the motto, “Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow”…Her pre-game ritual is to stretch.

Favorite athlete is USA Olympic gold-medalist swimmer Missy Franklin…Favorite song is ‘Juke Box Hero’ by Foreigner…Favorite movie is “Legally Blonde”…Favorite TV show is “Big Bang Theory.”

Also a member of the FPD Swim Team and participant in the FPD Fine Arts theater program…Enjoys writing songs and playing the guitar in her spare time.