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Aurora Paaluhi:
 
Aurora Skarra-Gallagher Paaluhi
United States  
 
Vital Statistics
 

Photo: Ed Chan
Birth Date October 26, 1979 (39 years old)
Home Town Fairbanks, AK
Resides Hermosa Beach, CA
Height 5'10"
College Cal State Dominguez Hills
  Best Finish Winnings
United States 2nd $9,163
   AVP 13th $1,400
   AVP Young Guns 3rd (2 times) $850
   NVL 5th (3 times) $4,775
   Pro Beach 13th (4 times) $2,138
   USAV IDQ 2nd $0
   Wide Open 5th $0
NORCECA 6th $150
   NORCECA 6th $150
Overall 2nd $9,313
 
Bio Bits

Aurora's first college volleyball was at Palomar JC at age 15. She then went to Cabrillo JC, helping lead the team to 3rd in state in 1997. She secured a scholarship at CSU Dominguez Hills, leading the team in blocks and block assists, where she still has records for blocking and hitting. She started playing beach volleyball in Santa Cruz and LA in 2006, and started training professionally in 2010, moving down to LA to pursue it.

Education: Computer Science BS at CSU Dominguez Hills in 2000; Computer Science MS at CSU Long Beach in 2002; EMT at El Camino College in 2011

Occupation: Senior Software Engineer (10 years, 6.5 at Yahoo! Inc) currently transitioning to Firefighter/EMT.

 
 
Career Summary
 
United States
Season Assoc Played 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 9th Money Points Rank 13th 17th 21st 22nd 25th 27th 29th 33rd 41st 49th 53rd 57th
2008 AVP 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 6.0 200th 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2009 AVP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 74.0 180th 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
2009 USAV IDQ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00     0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 AVP 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 173.0 101st 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0
2010 AVP Young Guns 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 $850.00 250.0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 USAV IDQ 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 $0.00     0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Pro Beach 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $1,012.50 180.0   1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 NVL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $250.00 740.0   1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 USAV IDQ 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 $0.00     0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Wide Open 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00     1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season Assoc Played 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 9th Money Points Rank 13th 17th 21st 22nd 25th 27th 29th 33rd 41st 49th 53rd 57th
2012 AVP 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 0.0   0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 Pro Beach 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $1,125.00 355.0   3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 NVL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 $125.00 160.0   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 Wide Open 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 $0.00     0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 AVP 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $1,400.00 445.0 36th 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 NVL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 $625.00 282.0   0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 NVL 5 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 $2,900.00 2,200.0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 NVL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $375.00 540.0   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 AVP 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 166.0 126th 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
2017 NVL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 $500.00 375.0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season Assoc Played 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 9th Money Points Rank 13th 17th 21st 22nd 25th 27th 29th 33rd 41st 49th 53rd 57th
2018 AVP 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 $0.00 59.0 245th 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Total
(Rank)
  56
(133rd)
0 1 3 0 5 0 5 5 $9,162.50
(251st)
6,005.0   10 9 2 1 2 1 2 1 5 1 1 2
 
 
 
 
NORCECA
Season Assoc Played 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 9th Money Points Rank 13th 17th 21st 22nd 25th 27th 29th 33rd 41st 49th 53rd 57th
2010 NORCECA 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 $150.00 50.0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total
(Rank)
  1
(323rd)
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 $150.00
(254th)
50.0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Overall
Total
(Rank)
  57
(393rd)
0 1 3 0 5 1 5 5 $9,312.50
(713rd)
6,055.0   10 9 2 1 2 1 2 1 5 1 1 2
 
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