Featured Athletes-Mariah White

By Darin Lorzel

Entering her second season at GCC, Mariah White is a middle blocker for the Gauchos.

Mariah who, was a part of last year’s Gaucho team that was just one match short of playing for a national title, has stepped into her position well in her second year. This year Mariah has seen more playing time, and is second on the team with 23 blocks and leads the team in blocking efficiency at .75 blocks per set.

White was born in Germany and moved here when she was seven years old and has continued living here for the past 12 years but wants to get out of the desert. She is majoring in Nursing and hopes to become a pediatric nurse practitioner.