3 Jaylen Villanueva
3 Jaylen Villanueva
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Los Alamitos, Calif.
High School: Los Alamitos HS
Position: Opp
Major: Sociology

2013
Villanueva's second season with the team saw her in 21 matches...Had a career-high 102 kills with 1.46 kills per set, good for ranking fourth on the team...Recorded a season-high 13 assists in a five-set win over UC Davis, and 20 kills and 38 total attacks in a tough loss to Long Beach State...Was named to Fall 2013 Big West Academic All-Conference Team.

2012
After starting the season mostly relegated to the bench, Jaylen's play forced Kathy Gregory into platooning her with Ali Santi at setter. She ended the year 462 assists, 166 digs, and 72 kills. In the last three matches of the season, Jaylen showed her potential as she recorded three double-doubles, had at least 4 kills and 14 digs – including a season high 19 on Nov. 23 – in each match, and added 50+ assists in each of the final two matches. Also spending time at opposite early in the season, Jaylen had 12 kills and an astounding .478 hitting percentage in the opening match of the season against Iona on Aug. 24.

High School
Attended Los Alamitos High School... Played under Coach Dave Huber... Was First Team Sunset League... Won Sunset league all four years... Won CIF senior year.

Club
Played for the Long Beach Mizuno Club Team... Made the Top 3 LA Qualifier junior year... Made the Top 3 Reno Qualifer senior year.

Personal
Jaylen Villanueva was born December 7, 1993 in Long Beach Calif. by parents Kysha and Jeff Villanueva... Sociology major in hopes of becoming a nurse... Favorite sports team are the Lakers... Calls beating No. 5 Hawai'i in Honolulu (10/11/13) as her most memorbale sports moment...Favorite athlete is Mia Ham...Enjoys going to the beach and shopping in her spare time.

 

Year

M

S

K

K/S

E

TA

PCT

A

A/S

SA

SA/S

Digs

D/S

BS

BA

TOT

B/S

PTS

PTS/S

201427982492.54126743.166140.14230.23970.99340430.442953.01

2013

21

70

102

1.46

38

281

.228

55

0.79

0

0.00

39

0.56

2

39

41

0.59

123.5

1.8

2012

24  77  72  0.94  33  221  .176  463  6.01  0.06  166  2.16  22  23  0.30  89  1.2

Totals

72

245

423

1.73

197

1245

.182

532

2.17

28

0.11

302

1.23

6

101

107

0.44

507.5

2.07

 


2014 Match Highs Career Match Highs
Kills

15 vs Cal Poly (9/27)

 20 at Long Beach St. (11/29/13)
Attempts

45 vs Cal Poly (9/27)

 45 vs Cal Poly (9/27/14)
Hitting  .500 vs NIU (9/20)
.500 vs NIU (9/20/14)
Assists

2 (two times)

13 vs. UC Davis (10/19/13)
Service Aces

3 (two times)

3 at Riverside (11/1/14)
Digs 7 (two times)  19 vs. Long Beach St. (11/23/12) 
Blocks Solo 2 vs Santa Clara (9/19) 2 vs Santa Clara (9/19/14)
 Blocks Assists 

7 vs Fresno St. (9/6)

7 vs Fresno St. (9/6/14)
Total Blocks 7 vs Fresno St. (9/6)
 7 vs Fresno St. (9/6/14)