15 Makayla Higgins
15 Makayla Higgins
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz.
High School: Deer Valley HS
Previous College: Glendale CC
Position: RS
Major: Sociology

Glendale Community College:

  • A graduate of Glendale Community College in Glendale, Ariz.
  • Led Gauchos to a 4th place finish at the NJCAA DII National Tournament
  • Was named to All-Tournament Team
  • Region I Most Valuable Player
  • 1st Team All-Region and all-conference during sophomore season
  • Second on the team with a 2.589 kill per set average last season

Deer Valley High School:

  • A 2009 graduate of Deer Valley High School in Glendale, Ariz.
  • Earned four letters in volleyball and soccer and one in softball
  • Named Second Team All-Region in 2008
  • Twice led DVHS to a state runner-up finish


  • Daughter of Tom and Becky Higgins
  • Has one older brother, Ryan
  • Mother Becky played softball at Northern Arizona
  • Favorite movie is Step Brothers