Name: Kaleo Kanahele Maclay
Position: Setter
Sport: Sitting Volleyball
Height: 5-6
DOB: 6/11/1996
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Hometown: Oahu, Hawaii
High School: Edmond Santa Fe High School (Edmond, Okla.) ‘12
College: Youth America College ‘16, Christian Youth Ministry; DeVry University ‘19, Small Business Administration/Management
Paralympic Experience
  • Three-time Paralympian (2012, 2016, 2020); Three-time Paralympic medalist (2 golds, 1 silver)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold
  • Paralympic Games Rio 2016, gold
  • Paralympic Games London 2012, silver
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – silver
  • Years of participation: 2010, 2014, 2018
  • Medals: 3 (3 silvers)
  • Silver – 2018; 2014; 2010
Personal: Pronounces name kuh-LAY-oh KAH-nuh-he-lee...Began training with the U.S. Paralympic Sitting Volleyball team in 2009 at 12 years old...Married Matt Maclay in August 2016, and now has a son named Duke, born in 2017...She currently owns two small businesses — Flower & Flour which is a brick and mortar coffee, bakery and flower shop located in downtown Oklahoma City and Cookies by Kaleo selling custom decorated cookies...Started playing standing volleyball when she was 9 years old for Oklahoma Peak Performance 12s team...Was born with a club foot; a tenotomy at 9 months old; placed pins through the toe and heel bones, but left Kaleo with limited calf flexibility and muscle...Competed at the 2017 World ParaVolley World Super 6 while pregnant.