Five Rebels moved into fourth-place tie for sets played in program’s single-season record book after playing in all 121 this year.
UNLV volleyball’s Mariena Hayden had 10 kills and seven digs in 3-0 loss to New Mexico.
UNLV volleyball suffered a 3-1 loss at home to Nevada, Reno Thursday night.
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.
UNLV volleyball rallied for a 3-1 win over San Diego State Saturday.
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.