UNLV had four repeat selections and three newcomers named to the conference's academic team.
UNLV: ~Kristin returns for her fourth season as a libero.
2005: ~Played in 89 games and 30 matches. ~She had one kill on the road against San Diego State (Nov. 9). ~She had 41 assists on the season, of which 13 came at home against Illinois (Sept. 9). ~She had 10 aces on the season, as she notched two on the road at UC Irvine (Sept. 2) and New Mexico (Sept. 30). ~She had 105 digs, of which she had three matches of double-digit tallies: 10 vs. Santa Clara (Sept. 3), 10 vs. American (Sept. 17) and 11 against San Diego State (Oct. 7).
2004: ~Played in 83 games and 24 matches. ~She had two kills on the season; one apiece vs. San Diego State (Sept. 24) and Wyoming (Oct. 3). ~She had 10 attempts on the season with two coming against Utah Valley State (Sept. 25). ~She had 14 assists, on two occasions she had three in a match; vs. Nevada, Reno (Nov. 7) and Wyoming (Nov. 18). ~She had 161 digs, on two occasions she had 13 in a match; vs. Wyoming (Oct. 3) and at Utah (Nov. 19). ~She had 23 aces, five of which came against Washington State (Sept. 4).
2003: ~Gained valuable playing experience in her first year. ~She started in 30 matches for the Rebels and played in 95 games. ~She finished the season with 131 digs. ~She recorded a career-high 10 digs against Loyola Marymount (Sept. 18).
High School: ~A 2003 graduate of Iolani School in Honolulu, Hawai'i. ~She won a state championship in 2001 and finished fifth in 2002. ~She was a member of the honor roll.
Personal: ~Born on October 7, 1985, in Honolulu, Hawaii. ~Daughter of Alan and Deborah Koochi. ~She has two sisters, Kelli and Nicole, and a brother, Michael. ~She is majoring in kinesiology. ~Her sister, Kelli, played volleyball at Creighton University.