PERSONAL: Born Angela Nicole DeHaan on Oct. 14, 1994 in Yuba City, Calif. ... Parents are Joseph and Janice DeHaan... Angela has an older brother named Kenneth and two older sisters named Cassie and Staci. Sister, Cassie was offered a full ride to play volleyball at Weber State University in Utah... Angela was born with half of her left hand which she says, “makes her who I am today”... Katie is on track to graduate from Sutter Union High School in 2012... Her favorite food groups are Italian and Mexican... Her favorite book is Breakfast at Tiffanys… Bruno Mars is her favorite musician and alternative is her favorite music genera… Favorite hobbies include hanging out with her boyfriend, Jose and friends, reading, and playing standing and sitting volleyball… Happiest moment was going to San Luis Obispo with her family…Her most admired person is her brother, Kenneth, “he was born deaf and he has accomplished so much in his life such as travel all around the world, graduated with a AA degree, bachelors degree, masters degree and is not studying for his PHD.”
INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: 2011- Parapan American Games in Sao Paulo, Brazil... Angela competed with the U.S. Women's Sitting Team in China in four exhibition matches against the Shanghai club team.
Updated April 1, 2011