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Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Lewis and Clark State College Idaho 2010 Volleyball Roster
#9 Deddiy Alaimaleata
Hometown: Pago Pago, American Samoa
Previous School: New Mexico Military Institute
Date of Birth: August 11, 1990
Name pronunciation: Dee-dee All-uh-ee-muh-lee-ahh-tuh
COLLEGE: Played the previous two seasons at New Mexico Military Institute, a junior college located in Roswell, N.M…was named a JC second-team All-American and region MVP during her sohomore year...also earned MVP honors at the NCTC Tournament and made the all-tournament team at two other tournaments during her sophomore season while helping the Broncos to a tie for first place in the Western Junior College Athletic Conference…led the team in kills with 412 in 126 games and also had a team-best .368 hitting percentage…defensively led the Broncos in solo blocks with eight and had 51 total blocks…served as team captain…earned first-team all-conference honors as a freshman.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 11, 1990 in American Samoa…parents are Ekiulasi and Aliitia Alaimaleata…has two brothers, Sheppard and Berkeley…graduated from Gagaitua High School in Pago Pago in 2008…earned four letters in volleyball as a middle blocker and four in soccer as a striker and goalkeeper…also played three season at center on the basketball team…hobbies include listening to music, playing sports, and being on the computer…Is a General Studies major.