#3 Kristiana TuanigaPosition: Middle Hitter
Hometown: Carson, CA
Previous School: Carson HS
Prep: A 2009 graduate of Carson High School in California…lettered three years in volleyball and two years in basketball…named to the Volleyball magazine Fab-50 list…ranked the No. 37 top player on the prepvolleyball.com Senior Aces list…averaged 4.30 kills and 3.00 blocks per set during her senior season, hitting an amazing .647…named team MVP in volleyball all three years…earned Freshman of the Year honors in basketball in 2005…also played on the Mizuno Long Beach club team.
Personal: Born in Torrance, Calif…has one brother and one sister…cousin Gus Tuaniga is currently on the Hawai‘i men’s volleyball team…parents are Mel and Kel Tuaniga of Carson, Calif.