|High School:||Thomas Jefferson HS '08|
2008: Her first year as an Eagle, Byrne servedas a stabilizing force in the back and earned All-Big Sky secondteam accolades following her impressive season. Offensively, shealso tallied two assists. The first came on a score that allowedEastern to pull to within one of Cal State Bakersfield in a 3-2loss to the Roadrunners. Her other helper came on Eastern’sgoal in a 3-1 loss at Washington State. That score snappedWSU’s home scoreless streak at 397:57.
High School: Her senior year at ThomasJefferson High School, Byrne was named first team All-South PugetSound League and was the team’s Most Valuable Player. Shehelped her squad to two league championships the four years she wason the team. Three times, she was named All-SPSL. She also sawsuccess on the softball diamond at TJHS, earning All-SPSL honorsthree times in that sport, as well. Her parents are Thomas andKimberli Byrne, and she intends to major in elementary education.