Tuesday, April 3, 2012
10 Seluia "Ria" Falealili Dominican University of California Volleyball
Position: Outside Hitter
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
High School: Long Beach Poly HS
Club Team: Long Beach Mizuno
2011: Played in 25 matches and 73 sets, tied for third most on team. Second on team in kills (137) and fourth in blocks (13). Had team single-game season-best .360 hitting percentage in win over Chaminade on Oct. 30. Had season-high 12 kills in that game. Had team single-game season-high 42 total attempts vs. Notre Dame de Namur on Sept. 30. Had season-high eight digs vs. Notre Dame de Namur on Oct. 22.
2010: Played in all 29 matches and 93 sets as a freshman. Led team in kills (292), kills per set (3.14), service aces (22). Second on team in digs (235). Fourth in PacWest in kills. Fifth in PacWest in points per set (3.54). Named to PacWest Weekly Top 10 Honor Roll four times. Had game-high 13 kills at Academy of Art Nov. 11. Had 17 kills in five-set win over UC Santa Cruz Oct. 23. Had 20 digs at Notre Dame de Namur Oct. 19. Had career-high 19 kills at Grand Canyon Oct. 1. Named team's `Newcomer of the Year.' Named PacWest Freshman of the Year.
Personal: Member of the Penguins Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (PSAAC).