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Leka Kiner-Falefa
Leka  Kiner-Falefa

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Honolulu, Hawaii

High School:
Mid-Pacific Institute

Last College:
North Texas

Height:
5-8

Position:
L/DS

Experience:
TR

Graduated:
2016


11/20/2017

Season Comes To Close With Loss To Bulldogs

Five Rebels moved into fourth-place tie for sets played in program’s single-season record book after playing in all 121 this year.

11/13/2017

Rebels Swept By Lobos Monday Night

UNLV volleyball’s Mariena Hayden had 10 kills and seven digs in 3-0 loss to New Mexico.

11/02/2017

Rebels Split Season Series With Wolf Pack

UNLV volleyball suffered a 3-1 loss at home to Nevada, Reno Thursday night.

10/28/2017

Rebels Lose In Straight Sets To Aggies

UNLV volleyball returns to Las Vegas next week to host Nevada, Reno in a Governor's Series presented by NV Energy and Barrick Gold showdown Thursday.

10/14/2017

Hayden, Owens Power Rebels Past Aztecs

UNLV volleyball rallied for a 3-1 win over San Diego State Saturday.

UNLV: Transferred to UNLV after playing one year (2016) at North Texas.

2016 North Texas: Played in 32 matches and 113 sets … Had a total of 13 kills … Had a total of 51 assists … Had a total of 17 aces with a season-high three aces on two occasions: vs. Nevada, Reno (Aug. 26) and vs. UTEP (Oct. 14) … Had a total of 335 digs with 10 or more digs in 16 matches, including a season-high 30 vs. Utah Valley (Sept. 2).

High School: A 2016 graduate of Mid-Pacific Institute in Honolulu, Hawaii … Lettered four years in volleyball … Named to three times to the All-Interscholastic League of Honolulu three times (2014-16) … Selected as the Owls MVP and Most Oustanding Athlete as a senior … Most recently, played club volleyball for Imi’ike VBC in 2016; helped Rox Rainbow VC to a third-place finish at the 2014 USAV Junior National Championship … Earned President’s List and Honor Roll recognition all four years.

Personal: Lekaleka Maia Kiner-Falefa was born in Honolulu, Hawaii … Daughter of Kimberly Kiner and Fili Falefa … Has two brothers, Jaris and Isiah … Brother, Isiah, was drafted in the fourth round of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft by the Texas Rangers, and plays with the organization’s Double-A affiliate, the Frisco RoughRiders.

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