2011 ALL-BIG WEST HONORABLE MENTION
NORTHRIDGE - 2010
Mahina Haina appeared in 28 matches and 76 sets as a true freshman ... started eight matches at the outside hitter spot ... finished third on the Matadors with 196 kills and was second in kills per set at 2.58 ... finished third on the squad in points per set (2.88) ... also finished the season with 59 digs (0.78 dps), 24 blocks (0.32 bps) and 10 aces (0.13 saps) ... had double figures in kills in nine of her first 14 matches of the season, but just once in the final 14 matches ... had 14 kills in a 3-0 win over UNLV?(Sept. 17), the most by a Matador player in a three-set match ... hit a season-high .565 against the Rebels and .481 with 15 kills against Xavier to earn All-Tournament honors at the UNLV?Classic (Sept. 17-18) ... pounded a season-high 19 kills in a season-high 51 swings against Loyola Marymount (Sept. 24) ... had 17 kills, three aces, seven digs and one solo block in the Big West opener against UC?Santa Barbara (Sept. 24) ... narrowly missed her first collegiate double-double with 12 kills and nine digs in CSUN's 3-1 win over San Jose State (Sept. 18).
IOLANI HIGH SCHOOL
Haina competed in volleyball, basketball, water polo and track at Iolani High School in Honolulu, Hawai'i ... played both outside hitter and middle blocker positions for the Raiders volleyball team ... was named honorable mention on the 2009 AVCA?Under Armour All-America Team ... earned 2009 Honolulu Advertiser first team All-State as well as ILH?Division I Player of the Year ... was also named to the All-State Fab 15 Team and first team All-Star as a senior in 2009 ... also picked up ILH?All-Star accolades in 2007 and 2008 ... graduated in 2010.
Born April 26, 1992 in Honolulu, Hawai'i ... parents are Lisa Ann and John Haina ... has one older brother, Keoni who is a professional Body Boarder ... her father attended Cal and her mother attended Oregon State ... was also recruited by Eastern Washington, Hofstra, Rutgers and Montana ... favorites include actors Taylor Lautner and Rachel McAdams, the TV show "Glee" and the movie "X-Men" ... says the toughest thing about being an athlete is "getting up early to work out" ... once met Kobe Bryant ... major is Journalism.