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#20 Penina Snuka
Position: Setter
Height: 5'6"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Gilbert, Ariz.
High School: Kahuku HS (HI)
Experience: High School
Career Stats Career Stats

As a Freshman (2013): Was an honorable mention AVCA All-Region selection…Named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team…Was the only Wildcat to play in all 118 sets on the season…Joined Madi Kingdon as the only members of the team to start all 34 matches…Led the Pac-12 with 19 double-doubles and finished second among freshmen nationally in double-doubles…Finished fifth in the Pac-12 in assists as she dished out 10.14 per set…Accumulated 1,196 assists, 339 digs, 60 kills, 37 blocks and 12 service aces on the season…Dished out a career-high 48 assists in the four-set victory over Northwestern on Sept. 12…Filled up the stat sheet in the team’s win against rival ASU with 42 assists, a career-high 22 digs, three kills and a block…Recorded a career-high seven kills in the victory over Portland State…Had a career-high three service aces in the sweep of UCLA on Oct. 18…Finished with a career-high of four blocks against Central Arkansas on Aug. 31 and against Portland State on Sept. 13…Earned Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honors on Sept. 23 and Oct. 21…Was named to the Arizona Invitational All-Tournament Team and to the Arizona Desert Classic All-Tournament Team. 

Prep: Played her senior season at Kahuku High School in Hawaii after spending her first three years at Gilbert High School…She was named to the Volleyball Magazine Fab 50, which is a list of the top 50 high school seniors in the country... Was also ranked No. 34 on PrepVolleyball.com’s list of the top 100 seniors...Following her senior season, she was ranked as one of the top-15 players in the state of Hawaii and was named first-team all-league...She was also named to the Hawaii High School Athletic Association All-Tournament Team…In her junior season at Gilbert, she recorded 349 kills, 272 digs, 76 aces and 39 blocks to lead her squad to the class 5A state championship…She was also named second-team All-Tribune...As a sophomore, Snuka recorded 520 kills, 456 digs, 83 aces and 31 blocks to earn Arizona Central Region Player of the Year...She finished her freshman season with 283 kills, second-best on the team, and added a team-leading 110 aces and 453 digs, which ranked her second behind only Gilbert’s libero...Snuka was an Honorable Mention All-State selection in Class 5A…She played her club volleyball for AZ East Valley Juniors. 

Personal: Daughter of Jimmy and Heka Snuka...Was born February 9, 1995...Has two brothers and a sister...Her grandfather is former professional wrestler Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, father is former wrestler "Deuce", aunt is wrestler "Tamina" and uncle is professional wrestler and actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson...Plans to pursue a psychology degree at the U of A.  

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