Kene Izuchukwu
Kene Izuchukwu

Player Profile
RS Sophomore

Ladera Heights, CA

High School:
Palisades Charter

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Outside Hitter



Bruins Honored at 2012-13 UCLA Scholar-Athlete Banquet

Ryan Deeter, Liz Goodrich named Scholar-Athletes of the Year.


Bruins Rally Past Matadors for Fourth Straight Win

Quiroga sparks victory with 22 kills.


324 UCLA Student-Athletes Named to Fall Director's Honor Roll

Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA


Bruins Fall in Four at Stanford

Page leads offense with 18 kills.


Fourth-Ranked Bruins and Cardinal Meet Tuesday

UCLA and Stanford meet in Pac-12 Networks match; UCLA travels to Pacific, Jan. 27


Men's Volleyball vs. Pepperdine

Men's Volleyball vs. Pepperdine; UCLA 3, Pepperdine 0; March 16, 2012


Men's Volleyball vs. USC

Men's Volleyball vs. USC; USC 3, UCLA 0; March 14, 2012

2012 -- Played in seven matches and started two ... Against Springfield, he recorded six kills (.556) and two block assists for seven points, all career highs ... Also recorded five kills vs. Pepperdine (3/16) and two total blocks for 6.5 points ... Director's Honor Roll member all three quarters.

2011 -- Redshirted the season.

High School -- Four-year volleyball letterman for coach Chris Forrest at Palisades Charter HS ... Three-time First-Team All-City selection, who was voted 2010 Division I Los Angeles City Section Player of the Year ... Voted the 2010 Palisadian Post Outstanding Senior Athlete ... Voted Farmer's Prime Ticket Student-Athlete of the Week in 2010 ... Helped lead the Dolphins to the 2008 L.A. City Section Championship.

Club -- Played three years for the Pacific Palisades Volleyball Club and one year for the Manhattan Beach Surf Volleyball Club ... Member of the Boys Junior Olympic gold medal team with MBSVC.

Personal -- Second oldest of four siblings ... Chose UCLA for its great athletic tradition and "high standard of education" ... Admires former Bruin and NBA great Reggie Miller ... Born in Albany, NY ... Political Science/Economics major.

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