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Krissie Adviento  KA
Setter
#11  Sophomore

High School/Hometown:  Otay Ranch/Chula Vista, CA
Athletic Awards:  Most Offensive - 2008 and Team Captain - 2007 & 2008
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  Meeting new people, traveling, learning new things as well as the coaches
My greatest mentors are:  my wonderful farther and my good friend Angie
My Favorite Athlete:  Ms. Angela Rock and Misty May Treanor
My Biggest Strength:  Being open with people and staying positive when times get rough
On my off time I like to:  spend time with my family and play with my dogs
My family includes:  Dad, mom, two brothers and my three dogs (Milli,
Moka, Mac) 
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I was in show choir
but I can't sing to save my life


Alexis Arrendondo AA
Outside Hitter
#12 Freshman

High School/Hometown:
Chula Vista/Chula Vista, CA
Athletic Awards:   MVP, Best Defensive/Offensive Player, First Team All League
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  I get to play something I love w/ nice new people
My greatest mentors are: My parents
My Favorite Athlete: Andre Ethier/Buster Posey
My Biggest Strength: Being able to adjust to new people/things, and learning how to control my anger
On my off time I like to: Hang out w/ my friends like going on baby road trips to OP
My family includes: My mom, dad and two younger brothers
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I'm double-jointed

 


Victoria Atkinson  VA
Libero
#3 Freshman 

High School/Hometown: 
Mater Dei/Chula Vista, CA
Academic Awards:  Most Improved in 5th Grade
Athletic Awards:  CIF, Team Captain (Track)
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball: The girls on the team and how welcoming they are
My greatest mentors are:  My parents
My Favorite Athlete:  Angela Rock
My Biggest Strength:  Never giving up
On my off time I like to:  Dance and go to the beach
My family includes:  Mom and Dad
One thing people may not know about me is that: Competitive Irish
Step Dancer





Vanessa Carrasco VC
Outside Hitter
#9  Freshman 

High School/Hometown: 
Hilltop/Chula Vista, CA
Athletic Awards:  Most improve - freshman and junior year; Coaches Award - freshman year
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  It makes me feel like I'm in a family 
My greatest mentors are:
Chris Spalding
My Favorite Athlete:  Misty May
My Biggest Strength: My Family
On my off time I like to:  Go shopping, listen to music and hang out with my friends
My family includes:  Mom, brother and dog

 


Katie Fontana KF
Middle Blocker
#1  Freshman

High School/Hometown:
Otay Ranch/Chula Vista, CA
Athletic Awards:  Highest approach jump 9.6 feet 
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball: 
My team and coach 
My greatest mentors are:
  My mom 
My Biggest Strength: 
Communication
On my off time I like to:  Cook and hang out with friends & family
My family includes:  Mom and Dad
One thing people may not know about me is that: That I've been through pretty rough times in my life





Tia Griffis TG
Outside Hitter
#6  Freshman

High School/Hometown: 
Serra Mesa/San Diego, CA
Academic Awards:  Golden Award - Leadership
Athletic Awards: MVP CIF 2013 Basketball; League Champ Shot Put; School Record of Aces (volleyball)
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  The coach and team (very welcoming)
My greatest mentors are:  Coach Rock and Coach Cherry
My Favorite Athlete:  Kevin Durant
My Biggest Strength:  Competition and Confidence
On my off time I like to:  Spend time with friends
My family includes:  Four brothers and one sister
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I have a twin and
my brothers are twins

 

 

Sierra Gallanosa SG
Libero
#10  Sophomore

High School/Hometown: 
Eastlake/Chula Vista, CA
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  It's giving me an opportunity to play
My greatest mentors are:  My high school coach Erwin Mac
My Favorite Athlete:
My Biggest Strength: 
Misty May Treanor
On my off time I like to: Workout
My family includes:  Mom, dad and two brothers






Damaris Jones DJ
Middle Blocker
#13  Freshman

High School/Hometown: 
Mar Vista/Chula Vista, CA 
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:
My team & coach
My greatest mentors are:   My mom
My family includes:  Mom, dad, aunt and uncle

 

 

 

 

Karla Lopez KL
Middle Blocker 
# 5 Freshman 

High School/Hometown: 
Our Lady of Peach/Chula Vista, CA
Academic Awards:  3.9 GPA
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  The team
My greatest mentors are: My mom
My Biggest Strength:  Determination
On my off time I like to:  Watch movies








Nia Marshall NM
Middle Blocker
#8  Freshman

High School/Hometown: 
Southwest/San Diego, CA
Academic Awards:  High school honors and 3.6 GPA
Athletic Awards: Most Valuable Player - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball: the new people I get to meet; start off as just teammates and end the season off as a family
My greatest mentors are:  My older sister Jen and family friend Tabitha
My Favorite Athlete:  Kobe Bryant
My Biggest Strength:  Staying positive and keeping others around me encouraged
On my off time I like to:  Spend time with my loved ones
My family includes: Mom, older sister, younger brothers and two puppies
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I don't like chocolate

 

 

Alejandra Puga AP
Outside Hitter / Setter
#7  Sophomore 

High School/Hometown: 
San Ysidro/San Ysidro, CA
Athletic Awards: Conference 1st Place on Kills
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  The team work and the trips
My greatest mentors are:  My dad
My Favorite Athlete:  Lukasz Zygadlo (Poland's Setter)
My Biggest Strength:  My pride
On my off time I like to:  Work out so i feel better
My family includes:  My mom, dad, five brothers and sisters, seven dogs, two cats and one turtle
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I'm a very sweet person





Jocelyne Rojas  JR
Libero
#2  Freshman

High School/Hometown: 
Castle Park/San Diego, CA
Academic Awards:  ASB VP; National Honors Society; AP Student
Athletic Awards:  Player of the Year; 2nd Team All Year 2009; 1st Ream All League - 2011 & 2012
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball:  The support of our coach
My greatest mentors are:  My father
My Biggest Strength:  Determination
On my off time I like to:  Workout and keep myself active





Kanisha Sampson KS
Outside Hitter
#4  Freshman

High School/Hometown:
Castle Park/San Diego, CA
Athletic Awards:  Tri-athlete Captain; 3-year South Bay Champs
What I like most about Southwestern Volleyball: Everyone works as a team
My greatest mentors are:  Brother - DeMarco Sampson
My Favorite Athlete:  Kobe Bryant
My Biggest Strength: Math
On my off time I like to:  Sleep and be with family
My family includes:  Mom, dad and five brothers
One thing people may not know about me is that:  I'm shy

Last updated: 10/10/2013 3:22:21 PM