Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
Birth year: 1989
Position: Setter
Height: 6-5
Weight: 180 lbs.
High School/Grad Year: Palo Verde High School (Las Vegas, Nev.)/2007
College: BYU

Personal: Born Joseph Clarence Kauliakamoa, Jr. in 1989 in Honolulu, Hawai'i... Parents are Joe and Debbie Kauliakamoa... Has two sisters, Trina (1987) and Tamara (1985)... Began playing volleyball in 1997 with the Las Vegas Warriors... Graduated from Palo Verde High School in 2007... Favorite food is steak...F avorite professional team is the Cleveland Cavaliers and favorite athlete is Lebron James... Interests include ping pong and movies... Most admired people are his parents... Joe's cousin BJ Hiapo is also on the BYU men's volleyball team.

International Experience: 2008: Member of the Men's Junior National Team that took bronze at the NORCECA Continental Championships in El Salvador. 2007: Member of the Boys' Youth National Team that competed in the FIVB World Championships in Baja, Calif. and Mexico. 2006: Member of the Boys' Youth National Team that took silver in the NORCECA Continental Championships in the Dominican Republic. 2005: Member of the USA High Performance team that took fifth place at the Global Games in Utah. 2004: Member of USA High Performance Team. 2003: Member of USA High Performance Team

Club/Prep Highlights: Lettered all four years at Palo Verde High School... Team was regional and state champion in 2006... Named Region MVP in 2005, 2006, and 2007 seasons... Nevada State Player of the Year 2005, 2006, and 2007... Played one year for High Line Volleyball Club and four years for the Molten Warriors.

Collegiate Highlights: 2009: Played in 28 of the team's 30 matches on the season and saw action in 79 sets on the year... Recorded 43 assists on the year along with five service aces and 13 digs. 2008: Red shirt.