Jalei Kinder
Jalei  Kinder

Bakersfield, Calif.

High School:

Stockdale High School: Lettered four years in basketball and one year in track ... set a school record for most career points and most steals in a game ... named the SWYL MVP and earned all-area honors ... named the SWYL Rookie of the Year and all-area Rookie of the Year ... Bakersfield Jockey Club Athlete of the Month ... three-time Stockdale High School MVP ... team won the Valley Championship in 2008-09 won the Spirit Award in 2008-09 and 2009-10 ... two-time SWYL Player of the Year and guided her team to four-straight league championships.

Personal: Born Oct. 25, 1992 ... parents are Jay and Terri Kinder ... has a sister Jai'Auna and a half-sister Tania ... high school teammate Melissa Sweat plays at San Diego State while club teammates jasmine Rutledge plays at New Mexico State and Sydney Haydei plays at Hawai'i and Savannah Erskine at USF ... hobbies and interests include playing basketball, shopping, sleeping and eating ... favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant because of his motivation ... biggest athletic thrill is hitting seven 3-pointers in one game and getting 14 steals in one quarter.

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