4 - Mariah Counts
Mariah Counts
Height: 5-8
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Poway, Calif.
High School: Poway HS
Position: DS/OH
EXP: HS

POWAY HIGH SCHOOL
Mariah Counts competed in both volleyball and track & field at Poway High School in Poway, Calif. ... was an outside hitter for the Titans for three seasons ... earned team MVP?honors in both 2009 and 2010 ... was the team leader in kills and aces as well as being named Most Inspirational ... competed as a thrower for the track &?field team ... was the CIF champion in the shot put as well as being named Most Valuable Female Thrower from 2009-11 ... graduated in 2011 with a 3.2 grade point average.

PERSONAL
Born February 21, 1993 ... parents are Lori McMorris and Dave Counts ... stepmother Bonnie Counts-Bright played volleyball at UC?Santa Barbara ... has one younger sister, Maile ... favorites include actors Johnny Depp, Sandra Bullock, Brittany Snow and Queen Latifah, the TV?show "Pretty Little Liars" and the movie "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" ... chose CSUN?because of the "great opportunity, great coaching and great school" ... lists John F. Kennedy as the one person in history she would like to meet ... major is Kinesiology.