Height: 6-4 ½
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Bishop Kelley High School
General: A walk-on the Arizona program who comes with solid high school credentials as a perimeter player... Earned BCI All-America honors in 1998 and was a Jim Thorpe All-Star in 2000... Will provide the Wildcats with another capable body to go up against in practice... Father, Richard, was a Wildcat baseball player in 1971-72 before attending the UA medical school.
High School: Prepped at Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa, Okla... Played for head coach Danny Limes... As a senior, averaged 18.5 points, 4 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals per game... Team finished 20-4 his senior year and compiled a record 68-16 record during his four years as a varsity letterman... All-Oklahoma his junior and senior seasons... All-city his final three seasons and All-Metro Lakes Region honree twice... Team was 22-4 and advanced to the state semifinal his junior year... Strong student, as well... Named to the Academic All-State team and was the Oklahoma Academic Scholar-Athlete in 2000... Was named the Army Academic Athlete in 2000 and won the Boys' State Award, too.
Personal: Jason Andrew Ranne... Born 8-15-81 in Tucson, Ariz...
Son of Richard and Alicia Ranne... Father is a pediatric cardiac surgeon
and mother is a musician... Both parents attended Arizona... Enjoys playing
the cello, sports in general, movies and computers... Coached a youth basketball
team and was a peer counselor in his community.