14 Halle Aiken
14 Halle Aiken
Height: 6-0
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Steele Canyon HS
Position: OH/RS

High School
Earned four letters at Steele Canyon High for coach Karolyn Kirby ... Finished her career as the school's all-time leader in kills ... Led the Cougards to the Grossmont Conference title in 2011 ... Named league MVP as a senior and All-First Team ... Was also an All-San Diego Section Second Team pick and a San Diego County All-Star Team choice ... Was given the Coaches Award for leadership ... Also was the team's Defensive Player of the Year in 2009 ... Was a three-time Honor Roll member and was part of the school's Cougar Crew ... Was honored with the Most Outstanding Speaker Award ... Coordinated the school's Dig Pink campaign ... Played soccer for three years.

Played one year for Epic and two years for Coast ... Helped lead Coast to a third-place finish in Junior Olympics.

Halle Rae Aiken was born on November 21, 1993 in La Mesa, Calif. ... Parents are Jim and Linda Aiken and she has a younger brother, Brady ... Roots for the San Diego Chargers ... Favorite movie is "Step Brothers" ... Calls her club team's third-place finish one of her most memorable accomplishments ... The other was recording 32 kills in a game against rival Grossmont ... Enjoys the music of Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum and country music in general ... Favorite athlete is Antonio Gates ... Calls How I Met Your Mother and Glee her favorite TV shows ... Plans on majoring in communications at UCSB with a possible minor in sports management ... Aspires to become an agent or work for ESPN ... Was a volunteer at th YMCA ... Was a part of the Steele Canyon High Pink Ribbon Club for breast cancer ... Has a dog, Rusty, and a cat, Kitty.