|High School:||Anacortes HS ’10|
High School: Kassa was no stranger to the State 2A Championships while running for Anacortes High School, qualifying all four years in his high school career. He placed in the top eight in nine events and stood atop the podium twice his senior year, as he won the long jump (22-10) and the 200 (22.01). Kassa was named WIAA/Seattle Times State Athlete of the Week for the week of May 17-22, and was the Skagit Valley Herald Track and Field Athlete of the Year for three-straight years. Kassa will bring his versatility to EWU’s track program, as he pursues a collegiate career in the decathlon.