2012: Played in 22matches with 13 starts...appeared in 57 sets...posted a career-best60 kills and 26 blocks...ranked fifth on the team with 1.05 killsper set...tallied a career-best 10 kills against American(10/19).
2011: Played in three matches and five sets...wonthe team’s Raising the Bar Award, for her improvement in theweight room...tallied her first collegiate kill on match point togive the Crusaders a win over Providence (8/31).
Before Holy Cross: Member of the O’ahuVolleyball club team for coach Tommy Lake…team finishedsecond at the 2009 NCVA California Finals 18sdivision…one-year member of the varsity volleyball team as afreshman at University Laboratory H.S. for coach WalterQuitan…team placed seventh in the state and won the 2007consolation state tournament…also a one-year member of thevarsity swimming team that finished seventh in thestate…one-year member of the varsity water poloteam…attended Kamehameha H.S. for her sophomore, junior andsenior years…member of National HonorSociety…president of Surfers Give Back Club…won 2011Academic Honors Diploma.
Personal: Daughter of Richard and LisaShizuru…father played football at WhittierCollege…has one sister (Kanoe)…cousin, Alex Akana,played volleyball at San Jose State (Class of 2013)...a Historymajor.