#14 Candace Saleaumua

HT. 5' 8"
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN National City, CA
PREV. SCHOOL Missouri State-West Plains

Senior Year, 2008: Led the team in digs (350) and digs per set with 3.4...Second on the team in total kills (256). Named to the 2008 All-OVC First Team...Recorded double-figures in digs in all but five matches this season and has posted double-digit kills fourteen times. Tallied five triple-doubles... Had eight double-doubles of kills and digs, two double-doubles of kills and assists, and two double-doubles of assists and digs...She registered a career-high 25 kills against UT-Martin (10/30/08). She tallied a season-high 22 digs twice, at Jacksonville State (9/19/08) and at Eastern Kentucky (9/23/08)


Junior year, 2007: Played in 130 games and 34 matches...Led the team in set assists and ranked 8th in the OVC with 10.39 per game...Led the team in digs per game with 3.53...Was second on the team with a total of 25 service aces...Posted double-digits in digs in 28 matches and tallied double-digit kills three times... Recorded 20-plus set assists in every match...Dished out a season-high 61 assists against Eastern Kentucky (10/16/07) and against Morehead (11/17/07)...Had a season-high 11 kills versus Eastern Illinois (9/15/07)...Registered a season-high 25 digs against Murray State (11/15/07) 

At Missouri State University- West Plains: A second team All-American as a freshman and a first-team All-American as a sophomore... A two time first team All-Region recipient... Made the All-Tournament team in every tournament that she played in for two consecutive years

At Bonita Vista High School : Competed four years on varsity... Helped her team to State Championships in 2000 and 2001...Played on the number one high school in the nation in 2001 with an unblemished record of 40-0... A two-time All-Metro MVP... Was the captain during her junior and senior campaign


Birthday: October 5, 1986

Daughter of: Wes and Elaine Saleaumua

Major: Interdisciplinary Studies