Nakisha Willden
7  Nakisha Willden

South Jordan, Utah

High School:
Bingham HS





Wolverines eliminated from WAC Tourney with 3-2 loss to Seattle U

UVU closes its first season in the WAC with an 18-15 overall record and an 11-5 league mark.


Four Wolverines named All-WAC in volleyball

Lauren Stringham and McKenna Tait were both named to the First Team, while Brookelyn Hall was named to the Second and Nakisha Willden to the All-Freshmen.


Wolverines drop home finale in five to Bakersfield on Homecoming

With the loss, UVU remains in second place in the conference standings.


Wolverines win fifth straight with 3-1 victory over Grand Canyon

With four aces, junior libero McKenna Tait tied the UVU record for career aces with 136.


Volleyball welcomes Grand Canyon to town on Thursday

The Wolverines will look for their fifth straight win Thursday at 7 p.m. in the PE Building.

At Utah Valley University ...

FRESHMAN ~ (2013): Appeared in 33 matches for the Wolveirnes, earning 19 starts ... named to the WACAll-Freshmen Team after averaging 2.00 kills per set as well as 1.89 digs in WAC-only play on the season ... also recorded two double-doubles in conference play as well as a 0.30 block per set average ... finished with 175 kills, 167 digs and eight service aces ... best outing of the season came against Idaho on Oct. 24, tallying 15 kills, 12 digs and one ace.

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Bingham High School in South Jordan, Utah ... named First Team All-State her senior year ... also named First Team All-Region three times and was named MVP her senior campaign ... took home Rookie of the Year honors at Bingham her freshman year ... also helped her team finish fourth at State her sophomore season.

Personal ...
Graduated from Bingham HS in 2013 ... born Dec. 21, 1994 ... major is undecided ... her mom played volleyball at UVU and BYU Hawaii ... daughter of Brandi Heninger.