3 - Candace Niemiec
Candace Niemiec
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Huntington Beach, Calif.
High School: Edison HS
Position: DS

High School: Graduated from Edison High School in Huntington Beach, Calif…Offensive Player of the Year…Most Inspirational...Played club volleyball for Impact Volleyball Club…Coached by Kolby Kong.

Personal: Born on Oct. 9, 1991…Daughter of Daniel and Lynda Niemiec…Has one brother, Nick…Majoring in athletic training…Plans to attend graduate school for physical therapy...Community service while at LMC includes Mountain Day.

More about Candace: Favorite book: “The Five People You Meet in Heaven”…Favorite midnight snack: Popcorn…Favorite movie: “The Sandlot”…Favorite musical artist: Lady Antebellum…Favorite song: “Just a Kiss” by Lady Antebellum…Favorite sports team: Detroit Red Wings…Favorite athlete: Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins…Favorite saying by Coach Schneider: “If you don’t go, you won’t know”…Candace’s advice to kids: “Never give up and dream big”…Favorite color: Blue…Favorite food: Chips and salsa…Favorite sport other than volleyball: Hockey…Person Candace most admires: Her mother…Best advice Candace has ever been given: “Never give up because you’ll never know what might happen”…What people don’t know about Candace: She hates it when people touch her elbows…When Candace was a kid, she tried to be like: Her brother…When people first meet Candace, they think: She’s a goofball.