NORTHRIDGE - 2009
Karina Woehrstein appeared in 26 matches in her first season at Northridge ... earned seven starts as a libero/defensive specialist ... finished fifth on the team with 147 digs and was also fifth in digs per set at 1.84 ... also contributed nine aces (0.11 saps) and 17 assists (0.21 aps) ... notched double-figures in digs six times including a season-high 16 digs against Fresno State (Sept. 18) ... had 14 digs and one ace in the Matadors' four-set win over Idaho (Sept. 12) ... served a season-high two aces to go with three assists in Northridge's straight-set win over Portland (Sept. 19).
EL CAMINO COLLEGE
Woehrstein spent two seasons (2007, 2008) at El Camino College in Torrance, Calif. ... earned a pair of varsity letters as a libero for the Warriors ... earned first team all-state, All-Southern Section as well as state MVP honors in 2008 ... also picked up second team all-league and was named to the All-State team in 2007 ... the Warriors won state championships in both 2007 and 2008 and amassed a record of 74-5 in her two seasons ... earned her associate of arts degree in 2008 with a 3.8 grade point average.
MARY STAR OF THE SEA HIGH SCHOOL
Was a four-year letterwinner at Mary Star of the Sea High School in San Pedro, Calif. ... earned first team All-Del Rey League honors in 2004 and 2005 ... was named MVP as a junior in 2004 ... graduated in 2006 with a 3.6 grade point average.
Born August 4, 1988 in Torrance, Calif. ... parents are Cheryl and Karl Woehrstein ... has two older brothers, Karl and Chris ... appeared in Sports Illustrated "Faces in the Crowd" in Feb. 2009 ... favorites include the Los Angeles Lakers, Misty May-Treanor, actors Jim Carrey and Jennifer Aniston, the TV shows "Gossip Girls" and the movie "Ace Ventura" ... likes to go to the beach in her spare time ... lonce met actor Mark Wahlberg ... says if she had a million dollars she would "live on the strand in Hermosa Beach" ... major is Psychology.