A young battered and bruised Lobo squad courageously banded together to win 20 games
Gunsaulus leads Lobos with 17 kills and 11 digs
Riddle needs three points to set UNM's record for single-season points
Riddle leads all players with 14 kills and three blocks
The Lobos take a break from Mountain West action for a non-conference bout with the Roadrunners on Sunday
UNM takes on UNLV in the Pit on Oct. 25, 2012
The Lobos hosted in-state rival New Mexico State in their annual Rio Grande Rivalry/Think Pink match.
The Lobos played host to Portland and UC Santa Barbara on day three of the Sheraton Airport/Comcast Lobo Invitational.
The Lobos defeat Southern but fall to Duquesne to finish 1-1 at day one of the Sheraton Airport/LA Boxing Lobo Classic.
FRESHMAN (2012): A skilled six-rotation outside hitter who joins UNM with winning experience.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner in volleyball at Los Alamitos High School in Los Alamitos, Calif.,...coached by Dave Huber...helped the Griffins win the Sunset League all four years of her high school career...she served as the team captain her senior year in which her team claim the California Interscholastic Federation South Section Championship and become State semifinalists...in 2008 and 2010, her team finished as CIF SS semifinalists and in 2009 it finished runner-up...Gunsaulus and her team won the Dave Mohs Orange County Championships four-straight years...also won the Molten/Gahr Tournament three years and finished runner-up in the Durango Tournament...as an individual, posted 130 wins in her high school career...named All-Tournament for the Dave Mohs and the Molten/Gahr Tournaments in 2010 and for the Durango Tournament in 2011...named to the 2010 and 2011 CIF Dream Team...played six years of club volleyball with Mizuno Long Beach (12s, 13s, 14s) and Surf City (15s, 16s, 17s, 18s), qualifying for Junior Olympics every year and winning the Championship in the 14-and-under division.
PERSONAL: Born on March 5, 1994 to Nicole Gunsaulus and Robert Delgado in Santa Monica, Calif.,...full name is Alijah Dominique Gunsaulus...has a younger brother, Isaiah, and younger sister, Jaedyn...hobbies include singing, working out, shopping and eating...Reggie Bush is her favorite athlete...lists sushi as her favorite food and Dear John as her favorite movie...comes from a long line of volleyball players as her mom, Nicole, played volleyball at the University of Houston and four of her aunts also played collegiate volleyball for Concordia University, UC Santa Barbara and two at the University of San Diego.