16 - Lyana Perez
Lyana Perez
Birth Date: 06/24/1992
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Woodland, Calif.
High School: St. Francis HS
Position: S
High School
Earned three letters at St. Francis for coach Alynn Wright ... Led the Troubadors to the San Joaquin Division II section title as well as the Delta River League championship ... In her three seasons as the team's setter, St. Francis won the Delta River League crown each year ... Also captued the San Joaquin Division II section title in her sophomore season of 2007 ... As a senior, Lyana had 983 assists, 292 digs, 44 kills and 31 aces, helping her capture All-Delta River League honors ... Was also an All-Delta River League Honorable Mention as a junior when she handed out 595 assists to go with 198 digs and 39 aces ... As a sophomore, Lyana was an all-league pick with 664 assists, 155 digs, 25 aces and 25 kills ... Her best match came on Nov. 18, 2008 when she passed out 44 assists in a victory to send St. Francis to the Section II title match. Club
Played for Cal Synergy's 18-under team in 2009 ... Was a member of the NorCal Select in 2008 ... Played for Gold Cal in 2007. Personal
Lyana Perez came into the world on June 24, 1992 in Woodland, Calif. to parents Trinidad and Jose Perez ... Is a biology major at UCSB and aspires to become a pediatrician ... Has a sister, Karyna, who is 15 ... Favorite athlete is Misty May ... Speaks four languages fluently: English, Spanish, Italian and sign language ... Favorite author is Nicholas Sparks ... Favorite novel is "Dear John" ... Favorite flick is "Titanic" ... Enjoys watching "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" on television ... Most memorable athletic achievement was making it to the NorCal Championships ... Received high honors at St. Francis High as a senior.