2016-17 Women's Basketball
Record: 26-2 Home: 16-0 Away: 8-1 Neutral: 2-1 GSAC: 14-1
#3 Kandyce Smith
Kandyce Smith Image
Height: 5-9
Class: JR
Position: G
Hometown: Monrovia, CA
Previous School: UNLV

The Athlete

  • Coached by Kathy Oliver at UNLV
  • Has been playing Basketball for 16 years 
  • Coached by Kevin Cormier at La Salle Pasadena High School and Darren Baumunk at Bonita La Verne High School
  • First team All-league Sophomore, Junior, Senior year
  • League MVP Sophomore year
  • Two-time selection to Div. 4A 1st team
  • Div. 1a 1st team Senior year

The Person

  • Born in on April 14th to Dwight and Kimberly 
  • Has 3 older brothers who also play Basketball
  • Came to VU after attending UNLV where she got Academic All-Mountain West
  • Favorite athlete is Diana Taurasi 

Coach Davis says, " Kandyce is a very versatile player who should have a great season."

2016-17 Women's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2016-17 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
RSMichaella Elad*FRF5-9Ontario, CAAquinas High School
RSRamia Griffin*FRG5-7Sacramento, CABradshaw Christian High School
RSTreasure Robinson*FRG6-0Westminster, CAOcean View High School
1Sierra VaglicaFRG5-6Irvine, CAWoodbridge High School
3Kandyce SmithJRG5-9Monrovia, CAUNLV
5Alyssa DurrJRG5-7Oregon City, OROregon City High School
10Maya KennedySRG5-9Huntington Beach, CAHuntington Beach High School
11Jaime GoffSRF6-1Oregon City, OROregon City High School
12Victoria CheaFRG5-4Murrieta, CAVista Murrieta High School
15Kaitlyn HawthorneSOG5-7Reno, NVGalena High School
22Claire LamunuSRF6-1Kampala, UgandaMakerere University
23Natascha HartvichSRG5-8Rungsted Kyst, DenmarkFresno State University
24Christiana GerostergiouJRG5-11Thessaloniki, GreeceUniversity of Maine
25Gionni BlankenshipJRG5-6Paramount, CAWarren High School
30Tania UluheuaJRC6-4Auckland, New ZealandArizona Western
31Hanna TabronSRG5-11Gilroy, CAChristopher High School
32Raechelle DavisJRF6-0Huntington Beach, CAOrangewood Academy
* Redshirt
Russ Davis - Head Coach - 21st season
Jana Pearson - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Leigha Bednar - Assistant Coach - 3rd season