BJ Hiapo Athlete Profile

#18 BJ Hiapo

BJ Hiapo
Position: Libero Height: 6-0 Roster Years: 2009-2011 Hometown: Gilbert, AZ Last School: Long Beach City College

Personal

  • Born in Honolulu
  • Son of Brian and Venese Hiapo
  • Cousin of Joe Kauliakamoa
  • Majoring in Latin American studies
  • Served a mission for the LDS Church to Antofagasta, Chile
  • Non-athlete heros are his parents

Before BYU

  • Attended Highland HS where he played varsity all four years under Vee Hiapo
  • Four-time Fiesta Region All-Region selection
  • Fiesta Region Player of the Year his senior season
  • Three-time All-State
  • Arizona State Boys Volleyball Player of the Year his senior year
  • Set the school record in career assists, assists in one year and assists in a single match
  • Played for the Molten Volleyball club
  • Two-time regional champions

Other College

  • Transferred from Long Beach City College
  • Played under Randy Totorp
  • Team captain
  • First-team All-Conference
  • Junior College State Champion in 2006

Stats

 

Year-by-Year stats
Year G K K/G E TA PCT A SA SE SA/G RE D D/G BS BA TOT B/G
2009 17 0 .00 0 0 .00 1 0 1 .00 2 5 .29 0 0 0 .00
2010 29 0 .00 0 0 .00 2 0 2 .00 4 40 1/38 0 0 0 .00
2011 82 0 .00 1 2 -.50 40 0 1 0.00 16 123 1.50 0 0 0 .00

            


2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 11 of the team's 30 matches on the season and saw action in 17 sets on the year

2010 | Junior Year

  • Played in 29 sets, tallying two assists and 40 digs
  • Started in four matches
  • Posted a career-high13 digs against St. Francis
  • Earned a season-high one assist in two matches
  • Led the team in digs against Cal Baptist with eight

2011 | Senior Year

  • Played in 82 sets and started 21 matches
  • Tallied 10 assists and 123 digs, the second most on the team
  • Named to the MPSF All-Academic Team