Hometown: Quartz Hill, Calif.
JUNIOR (2009): Saw action in all 27 of the Bucs' matches with 26 starts ... Fourth highest on the team with 180 kills ... Hit a personal-high 15 kills against Florida Southern on Sept. 25 ... Reached double-digit kills four times for the season ( 9/25 v Florida Southern, 10/15 v Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras, 10/31 v Florida Southern, and 11/13 v Eckerd) ... Second highest on the team with nine solo and 58 total blocks ... Added 21 digs on defense ... Member of the Fall 2009 Dean's List ... Member of the SSC Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll.
SOPHOMORE (2008): Played in 26 matches with 124 starts ... Fourth on the team with 12 kills ... Third on the team with 69 total blocks and 0.71 blocks per game ... Added 32 digs on defense.
FRESHMAN (2007): Joined the team late, but earned a starting role in the middle as a true freshman playing in all 32 of the Bucs’ matches ... Recorded 277 kills and was third on the team with 2.47 kills per game ... Third on the squad in hitting percentage ... Led the Bucs with 85 total blocks and 0.76 blocks per game ... Earned a spot on the SSC All-Freshman Team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Quartz Hill High under Turhan Douglas ... Earned three letters in volleyball and four in basketball for the Rebels ... Recorded 386 kills, a .298 attack percentage, 142 blocks, 76 digs, and 55 service aces during her senior season ... Four-time All-League in basketball ... Three-time All-League in volleyball ... Named Quartz Hill Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Four-time Scholar-Athlete selection ... Helped lead the Rebels to the Golden League Championship in 2005 and 2006.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Shane Sveiven and Mandi Nichter ... Has two sisters (Megan and Shelby) and three brothers (Christian, Michael, and Noah) ... Majoring in biology (pre-med).