KIGHTLINGER’S WSU CAREER
JUNIOR (1999): Earned first starting role at Arizona State where she had 13 digs and three aces...tallied four blocks vs. Creighton...had 7 kills and hit .700 against Oregon….missed three matches after rolling left ankle 11/1 in practice…faster pace during spring practices assisted her game dramatically.
KIGHTLINGER'S LMU CAREER
FRESHMAN (1997): Saw action in seven matches / 13 games as a rookie...had a 1.46 kills per game average...also tallied nine total blocks and eight digs...had season-high five kills against UC Irvine and Hawai'i.
SOPHOMORE (1998): Played in 25 games as a sophomore at opposite with a 1.44 kills per game average...top matches were six kills against Villanova (.600 hitting percentage) and against Pepperdine where she also had three digs.
KIGHTLINGER'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Earned letters in volleyball and track at Anaheim's Esperanza High...played volleyball for coach Kurt Kersten...as a sophomore club team - Magnum - finished eighth at Davis Festival...at school, played on junior varsity...was team captain and team MVP...before junior year the Magnum club team was fifth at the Junior Olympics...during school year moved up to varsity...team finished second in league and played in first round of CIF championships...also played in China for an amateur development team...summer before senior year, Power club team placed third at Junior Olympics...in school ball was All-Sunset League second team...team finished second in league and third in CIF...scholar-athlete...Power club team participated at JOs.
Born Trina Nicole Kightlinger on December 8, 1979, at Garden Grove, Calif...parents Rick and Debbi are both teachers...one younger sister, Dana (11/24/86)...majoring in elementary education at WSU.
Year MP GP K E TA AT% SA BS BA DG 1999 15 34 42 28 108 .130 4 1 23 24