The Seminoles were edged, 3-2, by No. 2 Southern California, but swept No. 6 UCLA and Loyola Marymount
High School Career Led Valencia (Calif.) High School to first-ever Southern California High School Beach Volleyball championship in May 2012... Named to the USA Beach Volleyball Under-19 A1 squad in 2012 and 2013...Helped lead Valencia to second-place finish in state championship in 2013...Undefeated in both seasons as a sand volleyball player with Valencia in 2012 and 2013... Also played indoor volleyball for the Vikings under her father, Ray Sanchez...Named All-Tournament at Nike Tournament of Champions in October 2012...Named All-Foothill League First Team in 2012, Second Team in 2011 and honorable mention in 2010...Tallied 355 kills, 329 digs and 43 blocks in indoor volleyball in 2012...Club teams competed on were Synergy, Lava North and Lava South.
Carried a 4.17 cumulative GPA in high school and was named to the honor roll in eight semesters...Daughter of Danika and Ray Sanchez...Said her family inspires her...Favorite quote is "Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there" by Will Rogers...Loves the outdoors...If she could compete in any other sport it would be track and field...Favorite food to eat are bagels with cream cheese...Born on April 2, 1995.