Golden Valley High School:
Four-year varsity letterwinner ... Helped GVHS to an overall four-year record of 82-11 and a conference mark of 65-4... Guided teams to three Central California Conference championship titles, including two undefeated seasons (2001, '02) ... Two-time CIF Sac-Joaquin Section runner-up in DII and state qualifier ... Three-time Merced Sun Star all-area team ... Two-time Modesto Bee All-District squad ... Three-time all-state and all-conference ... GVHS Athlete of the Year ... Named the 2004 Central California Conference MVP ... In prep career, totaled 989 kills, 193 blocks, 321 service aces and 1,267 digs.
Born June 10, 1987 ... Parents are Gary and Michelle Sandino ... Has a younger brother, Peter ... Biggest athletic thrill was being named Central California Conference MVP ... Played club for Delta Valley.